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Lesley Byrd Simpson papers, 1931-1984.
BANC FILM 2698 reel 1; BANC FILM 2698 reel 2; BANC FILM 2698 reel 3; BANC FILM 2698 reel 4; ...
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Title:

Lesley Byrd Simpson papers, 1931-1984

Creator/Contributor:

Simpson, Lesley Byrd, 1891-1984, creator, creator.

Abstract:

Comprises Simpson's research notes and photostatic copies of documents relating to the history of colonial Mexico and Guatemala.

Date:

1931 (issued)

Subject:

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Simpson, Lesley Byrd -- 1891-1984 -- Archives
University of California, Berkeley. -- Department of Spanish and Portuguese -- Faculty
Art and history -- America
Art and history
Mexico -- History -- To 1810
America
Mexico

Note:

COLLECTION STORED, OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
Lesley Byrd Simpson papers, BANC MSS 86/174 cm, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
In English and Spanish.
Photographs transferred to the Pictorial Collections of The Bancroft Library (BANC PIC 1986.069--PIC).
Related collection: Lesley Byrd Simpson letters to his brother Edward, 1942-1970 (BANC MSS 86/114 c).
Lesley Byrd Simpson was born in St. Louis, Missouri on March. 21, 1891. He received his bachelor's and doctoral degrees at U.C. Berkeley and served on the faculty of the Spanish Department from 1928 to 1955. He was well known for his publications in both Spanish and Latin American history and literature. His best known books are "Many Mexicos," and "The Encomienda in New Spain: The Beginning of Spanish Mexico."
Preliminary container listing available in the library.

Type:

History.
Faculty papers.

Physical Description:

print
microfilm reel
5 (4
4 35 mm

Language:

English
Spanish

Identifier:

BANC FILM 2698 reel 1
BANC FILM 2698 reel 2
BANC FILM 2698 reel 3
BANC FILM 2698 reel 4
BANC MSS 86/174 cm carton 1
BANC MSS 86/174 cm carton 2
BANC MSS 86/174 cm carton 3
BANC MSS 86/174 cm carton 4
BANC FILM 2698
BANC MSS 86/174 cm

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

COLLECTION STORED, OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.