Title:Disturbios de frailes
Part of a collection comprised of 72 items relating to religious developments in the Indies, and internal history of monastic
orders in New Spain, Peru, and the Philippines, as affected by conflicts with ecclesiastical and civil authority. A typescript
table of contents available in each volume. Individual leaves have been numbered.
Concerns the disputed election of Fray Alejandro Casquero as the provincial of the Franciscan Province of San José in Yucatán;
the distribution of offices between Creoles and native Spaniards in religious orders; and verses by José Antonio de Alfaro
y Ochoa, protesting his arrest.
Deals primarily with jurisdictional questions. Nos. 2 and 12 are substantially identical with the defense in the criminal
case against Fray Jacinto Miranda (see M-M 26). Includes marcas de fuego on nos. 4-7, including on the margins of leaves.
Catholic Church -- Clergy -- Appointment, call, and election -- History
Franciscans -- Mexico -- History
Monasticism and religious orders -- Mexico -- History
Clergy -- Appointment, call, and election
Monasticism and religious orders
Cited in H.H. Bancroft's History of Mexico
Also available on microfilm.
Disturbios de frailes, BANC MSS M-M 84-85, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Forms part of the Hubert Howe Bancroft Collection (No. 84-85, Mex. MSS.). Originally part of the José F. Ramirez Collection
when acquired by Hubert Howe Bancroft.
Forms part of the Hubert Howe Bancroft Collection.
Originally part of the Jose F. Ramirez Collection when acquired by Hubert Howe Bancroft.
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partial microfilm reel (573 exposures) : negative (Rich. 100:15) and positive
BANC MSS M-M 84
BANC MSS M-M 85
BANC MSS M-M 84-85