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Reales cédulas, cartas y informes 1784-1786

MS 219


Collection Summary

Creator: Reyes, Antonio de los, 1729-1787
Collection Name: Reales cédulas, cartas y informes
Inclusive Dates: 1784-1786
Physical Description:.1 linear feet
Abstract:Photocopies of typed transcriptions. Some are royal orders, 1784- 1786, directed to Bishop Antonio de los Reyes, concerning the custodial settlement of the missions and missionaries. The individual documents are noted as being copies and signed by the officials Miguel Ant. Cuevas at Alamos and Christoval Carvalan at Arizpe. Also includes some letters from Reyes to Viceroy Martías de Galvez about the urgent need to establish the Custodia of San Carlos. The final section has reports for Visitor General José de Gálvez.
Collection Number:MS 219
Language: Materials are in Spanish.
Repository: University of Arizona Libraries, Special Collections
University of Arizona
PO Box 210055
Tucson, AZ 85721-0055
Phone: 520-621-6423
Fax: 520-621-9733
URL: http://speccoll.library.arizona.edu/
E-Mail: LBRY-askspcoll@email.arizona.edu

Biographical Note

Spanish Franciscan; consecrated as the first Bishop of Sonora, Sinaloa, and the two Californias in 1782.


Scope and Content Note

Photocopies of typed transcriptions. Some are royal orders, 1784- 1786, directed to Bishop Antonio de los Reyes, concerning the custodial settlement of the missions and missionaries. The individual documents are noted as being copies and signed by the officials Miguel Ant. Cuevas at Alamos and Christoval Carvalan at Arizpe. Also includes some letters from Reyes to Viceroy Martías de Galvez about the urgent need to establish the Custodia of San Carlos. The final section has reports for Visitor General José de Gálvez.


Arrangement

This collection is organized by type of document.

Restrictions

Restrictions

There are no restrictions on this collection.

Copyright

It is the responsibility of the user to obtain permission to publish from the owner of the copyright (the institution, the creator of the record, the author or his/her transferees, heirs, legates, or literary executors). The user agrees to indemnify and hold harmless the Arizona Board of Regents for the University of Arizona, its officers, employees, and agents from and against all claims made by any person asserting that he or she is an owner of copyright.


Related Material

In part, photocopies from the Archivo General de la Nación, Mexico City, and the Bancroft Library, Berkeley.


Access Terms

Personal Name(s)
Reyes, Antonio de los, 1729-1787 -- Correspondence.

Corporate Name(s)
Franciscans -- Missions -- Mexico -- Sonora (State) -- History -- 18th century.

Geographic Name(s)
Mexico -- Church history -- 18th century.
Pimería Alta (Mexico and Ariz.) -- Church history -- 18th century.

Subject(s)
Missionaries -- Mexico -- Sonora (State) -- History -- 18th century.


Administrative Information

Credit Line

Reales cédulas, cartas y informes (MS 219). Special Collections, University of Arizona Libraries.

Acquisition Information

Acquired as gift, 1980.

Processing History

Processed by Staff.