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Register of the Mexican cofradia documents
MSS 0244  
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  • DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY
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  • SCOPE AND CONTENT

  • DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

    Title: Mexican cofradia documents,
    Date (inclusive): 1803-1810
    Collection number: MSS 0244
    Extent: 0.10 linear feet (2 items (14 leaves) in one folder.)
    Repository: Mandeville Special Collections Library, Geisel Library, UC, San Diego
    La Jolla, CA 92093-0175
    Shelf Location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
    Language: English.

    Preferred Citation

    Mexican cofradia documents, MSS 0244. Mandeville Special Collections Library, UCSD.

    SCOPE AND CONTENT

    Two holograph documents. The first (1810) is entitled "Razon de las escrituras de la M.Y. Archiocofradia del Smo. Sacramento," and it lists mortgages and properties of cofradia members going back as far as 1743. Signed by Manuel Joseph Nunez in Mexico City.
    The second (Mexico City, 27 March 1810) is a report to the Ecclesiastic Judge of the parish of Fenacingo written by Juan Mariano Diaz concerning the election of the head of the cofradias.
    In Spanish.