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Register of the Mexican historical documents
MSS 0194  
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    Title: Mexican historical documents,
    Date (inclusive): 1791-1834
    Collection number: MSS 0194
    Extent: 0.02 linear feet (Seven items (16 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.

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    Mexican historical documents, MSS 0194. Mandeville Special Collections Library, UCSD.


    Includes a holograph document dated 18 July 1791 and signed by Branciforte granting permission for Fr. Benito Senchordi to travel to the province of San Diego; a holograph document signed by Jose Maria Ximenez dated 1813 in Salvatierra recording a dispute between Jose Rafael Escandon and Joaquin Mercado over the sale of a house, as well as the outcome of arbitration; a holograph document signed by Franco. Alberto requesting supplicatory letters for alms collection by two priests; two completed certificates (in Latin) of ordination in the names of Franciscum Castro Zambrano (22 Dec. 1770) and Joannem Ortega (1790); a bachelor of arts degree certificate completed in 1819 in the name of Joseph Mariano Barveno y Hernandez from the Real y Pontificia Universidad de Mexico, and a printed list of Discalced Carmelite prelates at an April 1834 meeting.