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Centro América : extractos sueltos de varios libros de la colleción de Muñoz tocantes a la historia de las provincias centroamericanos : ms., 1545-1555.
BANC MSS M-M 320 v.1; BANC MSS M-M 300-321 FILM
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Title:

Centro América: extractos sueltos de varios libros de la colleción de Muñoz tocantes a la historia de las provincias centroamericanos : ms., 1545-1555
Central America in general, 1545-55

Creator/Contributor:

Muñoz, Juan Bautista, 1745-1799, collector.

Abstract:

Excerpts from Volumes 66, 67, and 69 (new numbering) of the Muñoz Collection, Academia Real de la Historia, Madrid. These are transcripts and summaries of letters and documents addressed chiefly to Emperor Charles I of Spain or to the Council of the Indies by officials, friars, and Indians of the provinces subject to the Audiencia de los Confines, namely, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Yucatan, and Chiapa. They relate to the civil and ecclesiastical administration of these provinces, particularly to treatment of Indians, abolition of the encomienda system, the work of Dominican and Franciscan friars, administration of Alonso de Zurita, the expeditions of Pedro de la Gasca, activities of Francisco Pizarro in Peru, and the survey conducted by Diego Ramírez.

Date:

1545 (issued)

Subject:

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V, Holy Roman Emperor -- Charles -- 1500-1558
Zurita, Alonso de -- approximately 1512-1585
Gasca, Pedro de la -- 1493-1567
Pizarro, Francisco -- approximately 1475-1541
Ramírez, Diego
Consejo de Indias (Spain)
Indians of Central America -- Colonization -- Sources
Indians of Central America -- History -- Sources
Central America -- History -- To 1821 -- Sources

Note:

Also available on microfilm.
Centro América : extractos sueltos de varios libros de la colleción de Muñoz tocantes a la historia de las provincias centroamericanos , BANC MSS M-M 320, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
In Spanish.
Transcript from the E.G. Squier collection. CU-BANC
Forms part of the Hubert Howe Bancroft collection.

Physical Description:

print
1 v. (149 p.) ; 34 cm.
partial microfilm reel : negative (Rich. 397:5-12) and positive.

Language:

Spanish

Identifier:

BANC MSS M-M 320 v.1
BANC MSS M-M 300-321 FILM

Origin:

No place, unknown, or undetermined