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The Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection is one of the world’s premiere repositories of Latin American and U.S. Latina/o materials. It was founded in 1921 with the acquisition of a large private collection of Mexican material. Today, the library holds materials from across the region, comprising over one million books in the circulating collections, over 8,000 linear feet of archival and manuscript materials, more than 20,000 maps and 100,000 photographs, and tens of thousands of items in other media including sound recordings, video, drawings, and ephemera. In addition, the Benson maintains one of world’s largest collections of digital assets on Latin America, which includes unique archives in human rights, indigenous languages, and the first books published in the Americas.
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Jul 12, 2020 - Edmundo O'Gorman Collection
Catholic Church, 2020, "Relación de las ceremonias que se guardan en ciertas ocasiones en la Catedral de Tlaxcala, 1605", https://doi.org/10.18738/T8/OHHKLQ, Texas Data Repository Dataverse, V1
Account of the ceremonies that are observed in certain occasions at the Cathedral of Tlaxcala. El documento contiene las ceremonias que se guardan en la santa iglesia de la catedral de Tlaxcala especificando las actividades que tiene que realizar el coro y sus puestos del Obispo....
Jul 12, 2020 - Edmundo O'Gorman Collection
Avila y Cadena, Antonio de; Toro, Luis de; Cardenas, Juan de (scribe), 2020, "Testimonio de un acuerdo del Cabildo de la Catedral de México sobre una consulta del Deán de la Catedral de Guadalajara sobre sus funciones, 1608 Abril 20-Julio 12", https://doi.org/10.18738/T8/NVVAFV, Texas Data Repository Dataverse, V1
Testimony of an agreement of the Cabildo of the Cathedral of Mexico on a consultation of the Dean of the Cathedral of Guadalajara about his functions. El documento trata sobre una carta que envía Don Antonio Ávila y Cadena, deán de la iglesia de Guadalajara para los deán y miembr...
Jul 8, 2020 - Edmundo O'Gorman Collection
Pacheco y Osorio de Toledo, Rodrigo, Marquis de Cerralvo; Álvarez de Toledo y Salazar, Antonio Sebastián, Marquis of Mancera; Vivero Peredo y Velasco, Nicolás de, Count of the Valley of Orizaba; Cerda Moran, Joseph de la; Orosco, Joseph de (contributor); Quesada, Gaspar de (scribe); Quiñonez Valdivia, Francisco de (scribe); Tovar Godínez, Luis de (scribe), 2020, "Testimonio del Mandamiento del Virrey Marqués de Mancera, confirmando uno del Marqués de Cerralvo autorizando al Conde del Valle de Orizaba a llevar silla, cojín y alfombra a la iglesia, 1629 Septiembre 18-1671 Septiembre 11", https://doi.org/10.18738/T8/RTKWMR, Texas Data Repository Dataverse, V1
Testimony of the order of the Viceroy Marqués de Mancera, confirming one from the Marquis of Cerralvo authorizing the Count of the Valley of Orizaba to bring a chair, cushion and carpet to the church. | Don Nicolás de Vivero Peredo y Velazco fue el tercer Conde Orizaba, este here...
Jul 8, 2020 - Edmundo O'Gorman Collection
Salcedo, Juan de, 2020, "Voto y parecer de Don Juan de Salcedo, Dean de la Catedral de México, sobre la exigencia del pontifical viejo o el ceremonial nuevo, 1622 Mayo 19", https://doi.org/10.18738/T8/XDCM5D, Texas Data Repository Dataverse, V1
Vote and opinion of Don Juan de Salcedo, Dean of the Cathedral of Mexico, on the requirement of the old pontifical or the new ceremonial. Extent: 1 f. (2 p.)
Jul 7, 2020 - Edmundo O'Gorman Collection
Cervantes, Juan de; Salazar, Tomas de (scribe); Anguen, Martin (scribe), 2020, "Testimonio de la escritura de cancelación del censo impuesto por Don Diego Suárez de Peredo, suegro del Conde del Valle de Orizaba, a favor del Maestro Don Juan de Cervantes, arcediano de la Catedral de México, 1603 Julio 21", https://doi.org/10.18738/T8/RXIDSP, Texas Data Repository Dataverse, V1
Testimony of the cancellation of the loan for Don Diego Suárez de Peredo, father-in-law of the Count of the Valley of Orizaba, Don Luis de Vivero, whose daughter was Graciana Suárez de Peredo y Acuña y Jaso, in favor of the Master Don Juan de Cervantes, lender, Archdeacon of the...
Jul 5, 2020 - Edmundo O'Gorman Collection
Velasco, Luis de II; Pardo, Alonso (scribe); Fernández de Córdoba, Diego, 1578-1630; López de Gauna, Martín (scribe), 2020, "Mandamiento del Virrey Don Luis de Velasco para que el repartidor de indios de Tepotzotlán dé libranza al Colegio de la Compañía en México, de seis indios, con confirmación de su sucesor, Marqués de Guadalcázar, 1610 Agosto 18-1620 Agosto12", https://doi.org/10.18738/T8/ANFVW8, Texas Data Repository Dataverse, V1
Royal order from the Viceroy for the Tepotzotlán Natives Repartidor to provide the Jesuits six Native laborers. Extent: 1 f. (2 p.)
Jul 5, 2020 - Edmundo O'Gorman Collection
Fernández de Córdoba, Diego; Tovar Godinez, Luis de (scribe), 2020, "Mandamientorig del Virrey autorizando al Colegio de Tepotzotlán de la Compañía de Jesús a sacar piedra para la obra de su edificio, pero sin concederle la propiedad de la cantera, 1620 Enero 28", https://doi.org/10.18738/T8/DKCEDU, Texas Data Repository Dataverse, V1
Royal order from the viceroy authorizing the Jesuit College of Tepotzotlan to remove stone for the building, but without granting it the quarry property. Extent: 1 f. (2 p.)
Jul 5, 2020 - Edmundo O'Gorman Collection
Enríquez, Martín, -1583; Cueva, Juan de (scribe), 2020, "Mandamiento del Virrey prohíbiendo a los mineros de Pachuca que traten y contraten sal mineral ni maiz, 1580 Febrero 27", https://doi.org/10.18738/T8/HQAD58, Texas Data Repository Dataverse, V1
Royal order from the Viceroy prohibiting Pachuca's miners from buying and selling mineral salt or corn. Extent: 1 f. (2 p.)
Edmundo O'Gorman Collection(University of Texas at Austin)
Jul 5, 2020Latin American Collections
Transcription text files for official documents and other papers relating to the history of 16th-20th century Mexico in the Edmundo O'Gorman Collection. The transcriptions were contributed by citizen collaborators through UT Libraries' FromThePage platform. Text files (METS, Micr...
Jul 5, 2020 - William B. Stephens Collection
Philip III, King of Spain, 1578-1621; Ibarra, Juan de (scribe), 2020, "Real cédula al virrey Conde Monterey que informe sobre que la Orden de Santo Domingo pide ir a fundar conventos en Nuevo México, 1599 Noviembre 30", https://doi.org/10.18738/T8/PCXEKD, Texas Data Repository Dataverse, V1
Royal decree to the viceroy requesting a report on the matter in which the Dominican Order is seeking to establish convents in New Mexico. Extent: 1 f. (2 p.)
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