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Comentos de la Rica y Fertilissima Provincia de el Darién : Santa María la Antigua, Darién, Panama, 1774.
BANC MSS M-M 258; BANC MSS M-M 254-264 FILM
Collection Overview

Title:

Comentos de la Rica y Fertilissima Provincia de el Darién: Santa María la Antigua, Darién, Panama, 1774

Creator/Contributor:

Ariza, Andrés de., creator

Creator/Contributor:

Guiriór, Manuel de Guiriór, marques de, 1708-1788

Creator/Contributor:

Griffin, George Butler, 1840-1893

Creator/Contributor:

New Granada, Real Audiencia.

Abstract:

A report and covering letter of April 5, 1774, with related documents, addressed by the Governor of Darien to Viceroy Manuel Guirior of Nueva Granada and dealing with current conditions in the Province of Darien, the causes of its decline, and possible remedies. Copied by George Butler Griffin, Engineer to the United States of Colombia, at Bogotá, Feb. 15, 1869. Presented by him to Bancroft in 1878.
With another copy (M-M 258:B) in the handwriting of Alphonse Louis Pinart.

Date:

1774 (issued)

Subject:

Darien (Panama : Province)
Panama -- History -- Sources
Colombia -- History -- Sources

Note:

Also available on microfilm.
In Spanish.
Forms part of the Hubert Howe Bancroft Collection.

Physical Description:

43 p. 32 cm.
partial microfilm reel (44 exposures) : negative (Rich. 393:13) and positive.

Language:

Spanish

Identifier:

BANC MSS M-M 258
BANC MSS M-M 254-264 FILM

Origin:

Colombia