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California discoveries : Mexico, 1573-1636.
BANC MSS M-M 54
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Title:

California discoveries: Mexico, 1573-1636

Abstract:

Portion of a file compiled for the Council of the Indies by order of Viceroy Lope Díaz de Armendáriz relating to exploration rights in Lower California. Contains copy dated November 24, 1635, of Philip II's decree of July 13, 1573, for the regulation of exploration and colonization in the New World, together with related documents of the year 1636.

Date:

1576 (issued)

Subject:

Spain -- Colonies -- America -- Administrative and political divisions
Baja California (Mexico : Peninsula) -- Discovery and exploration

Note:

Also available on microfilm.
In Spanish.
From the J.F. Ramírez Collection.
Forms part of the Hubert Howe Bancroft Collection.

Physical Description:

58 p. ; 31 cm.
partial microfilm reel (31 exposures) : negative (Rich. 100:9) and positive.

Language:

Spanish

Identifier:

BANC MSS M-M 54

Origin:

Various places