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Lizarraga Family Papers, 1849-1944

MS 544

Collection Summary

Creator: Lizarraga Family
Collection Name: Lizarraga Family Papers,
Inclusive Dates: 1849-1944
Physical Description:0.5 linear ft.
Abstract:This collection of legal documents belonged to the Lizarraga Family of Pitiquito, Sonora. La version en Español de esta guia de colección está disponible.
Collection Number:MS 544
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

Biographical Note

The Lizarraga family maintained a lot of land in Pitiquito, Sonora. Named members of the family are Franciso, Felipa, Manuel, Rafael, Sixto and Trinidad.

Scope and Content Note

Papers, 1849-1944: This collection consists of legal documents in Spanish, pertaining to a lot of land (cornfield) located in Pitiquito, Sonora (Mexico). The collection was entrusted to Adalberto Guerrero, Dean of Student Affairs at the University of Arizona, in the early 1970s by his student, Gloria Robles.



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Related Material

La version en Español de esta guia de colección está disponible.

Access Terms

Personal Name(s)
Lizárraga, Felipa
Lizárraga, Francisco
Lizárraga, Manuel
Lizárraga, Rafael
Lizárraga, Sixto
Lizárraga, Trinidad

Geographic Name(s)
Pitiquito, Sonora (Mexico)

Land Titles

Administrative Information

Credit Line

Lizarraga Family Papers (MS 544). Special Collections, University of Arizona Libraries.

Processing History

Processed by Hannivett Nabahe.

Container List

11 Land Documents 1848-1857
12 Land Documents 1863-1875
13 Land Documents 1880-1887
14 Land Documents 1903-1904
15 Land Documents 1907-1909
16 Land Documents 1910-1918
17 Land Documents 1921-1927
18 Land Documents 1944
19 Novena (Incomplete) and Postage undated