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Hacienda de San Estevan Tiripitio Records and Papers, 1562-1786

 Collection
Identifier: jfb-MB8594
Abstract Records of a sugar plantation in Michoacán Province, Mexico, which was sold to the Jesuit Order in 1629, and sold again to a private owner in the 1780s after the expulsion of the Jesuits from Latin America in 1767. Documents in the Tarascan language deal with earlier claims to the lands by the Tarasco Indians.
Dates: 1562 - 1786

Historical Maps in Books Project

 Collection
Identifier: JFBHMP
Dates: Digitized: 2012 - 2016

Izcue y Arias (firm) Records and Related Documents, 1782-1832

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Identifier: jfb-MB20000
Abstract The collection contains eleven bound volumes of manuscript materials dating from the eighteenth century, the early nineteenth century, the Wars of Independence (ca. 1812-1824), and into the initial years of the Republic of Peru. The folios contain the letter books and account books of the Peruvian mercantile house of Izcue y Arias, and an account book of Izcue y Arias business asociate Dr. José Vidal. A separate account of cargo and passengers aboard the ship Divina Pastora, ca. 1799, which...
Dates: 1782-1832

Jesuit Manuscripts Relating to China

 Collection
Identifier: Accession #-MB9376
Abstract Written in French, Latin, and Italian, these 10 manuscript items include documents concerned with Chinese philosophy, science, history, and political circumstances, as well to Jesuit affairs in China.
Dates: 1725-1732