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Finding Aid to the Miscellaneous Documents Relating Chiefly to Northern Mexico : ms., 1531-1805
BANC MSS M-A 4:2  
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  • Collection Summary

    Collection Title: Miscellaneous Documents Relating Chiefly to Northern Mexico,
    Date (inclusive): 1531-1805
    Collection Number: BANC MSS M-A 4:2
    Extent: Number of containers: 10 folders and 1 volume (in 1 box)
    Repository: The Bancroft Library.
    Berkeley, California 94720-6000
    Physical Location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
    Languages Represented: Collection materials are in Spanish

    Information for Researchers


    Collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to The Bancroft Library. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Public Services. Permission for publication is given on behalf of The Bancroft Library as the owner 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.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Miscellaneous documents relating chiefly to northern Mexico, BANC MSS M-A 4:2, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

    Scope and Content

    The prints in this group are of a miscellaneous nature. Included in this group are accounts of Juan Alonso de Sosa, treasurer of Mexico, 1531; a report on a voyage of Juan de Herrera y Montemayor from Mexico to Peru, 1617; and a description by José Sánchez of the Pacific Coast from Cape San Jorge to the Straits of Magellan, 1712.
    Folder numbers should be used in requesting these documents, as well as the archival citations.