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Bernardo Bonavia y Zapata papers : Provincias Internas : DS, 1797-1816.
BANC MSS M-M 1792
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Title:

Bernardo Bonavia y Zapata papers: Provincias Internas : DS, 1797-1816

Creator/Contributor:

Bonavía y Zapata, Bernardo., creator

Abstract:

Seven communications, relating mostly to local affairs, received by Bonavía in his capacity as Governor-Intendant of Durango or as Commandant General of the Provincias Internas. They concern a smallpox epidemic in Papigochi, the absence of guilds and confraternities in Chiripas, development and financing of the new town of Santa Rosalía, questioning of captives taken in the Real de Santa Bárbara, lack of mining in the Busuchil area of Chihuahua, receipt of royal orders abrogating the Spanish constitution, and a disputed land claim in the new settlement of La Cruz.

Date:

1797 (issued)

Subject:

Epidemics -- Mexico
Smallpox -- Mexico
Guilds -- Mexico
Land tenure -- Mexico

Note:

Also available on microfilm.
In Spanish.

Physical Description:

7 folders ; 21-30 cm.
partial microfilm reel (21 exposures) : negative (Rich. 418:17) and positive.

Language:

Spanish

Identifier:

BANC MSS M-M 1792

Origin:

Mexico