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Finding Aid to Seventeenth Century Documents Relating to New Mexico MS.804
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  • Title: Seventeenth Century Documents Relating to New Mexico
    Identifier/Call Number: MS.804
    Contributing Institution: Autry National Center, Braun Research Library
    Language of Material: Spanish; Castilian
    Physical Description: 0.5 linear feet (1 box)
    Date (inclusive): 1929-1930
    Abstract: This is a collection of typed copies of seventeenth century documents relating to New Mexico copied by France Scholes from the manuscripts in the Archivo General, Mexico in 1929, and letters from Scholes to Hodge from 1929 and 1930 discussing the possibile publication of these documents, and their significance to early history of New Mexico missions. Also includes a chronology of important events relating to New Mexico missions from 1609-1639.
    Language: English, Spanish.
    creator: Scholes, France V. (France Vinton), 1897-1979

    Scope and Contents

    This is a collection of typed copies of seventeenth century documents relating to New Mexico copied by France Scholes from the manuscripts in the Archivo General, Mexico in 1929, and letters from Scholes to Hodge from 1929 and 1930 discussing the possibile publication of these documents, and their significance to early history of New Mexico missions. Also includes a chronology of important events relating to New Mexico missions from 1609-1639.

    Preferred citation

    Seventeenth Century Documents Relating to New Mexico, 1929-1930, Braun Research Library Collection, Autry National Center, Los Angeles; MS.804; [folder number] [folder title][date].

    Processing history

    Processed by Library staff before 1981. Finding aid completed by Holly Rose Larson, NHPRC Processing Archivist, 2012 December 10, made possible through grant funding from the National Historical Publications and Records Commissions (NHPRC).

    Acquisition

    Donated by Frederick Webb Hodge, 1951 September.

    Use

    Copyright has not been assigned to the Autry National Center. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Autry Archivist. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Autry National Center as the custodian of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader.

    Access

    Collection is open for research. Appointments to view materials are required. To make an appointment please visit http://theautry.org/research/research-rules-and-application or contact library staff at rroom@theautry.org.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    De Perea, Esteban, fl. 1620
    Catholic Church -- New Mexico
    Chronology
    Correspondence
    Missions -- New Mexico
    New Mexico -- History -- To 1848
    Typescripts