Mexican Indian land transfers, 1602-1849.

Manuscript, Book
  • Spanish
  • Burmese
1 v. (60 leaves) : paper ; 31 x 22 cm.


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Linking notes
Forms part of the Princeton Mesoamerican Collection (C0940).
Summary note
Bound volume of 15 land documents concerning the ownership of land and property at the address "Casa no. 13 del Callejon de las Cedaceras" in Mexico City. The volume begins with a notarial document of 1602 in Nahuatl accompanied by a required Indian pictorial land map. The later documents are in Spanish.
Binding note
19th century, quarter bound in calf.
Language note
Texts in Nahuatl and Spanish.
Source acquisition
Purchase from Philadelphia Rare Books and Manuscripts, 2003 May 3. Acc. no. 2003-121.
Cite as
Princeton Mesoamerican Manuscripts, no. 16, Manuscripts Division, Dept. of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library.
Place name(s)
Mexico Mexico City.
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