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Collection of Spanish Language Manuscripts, 1551-1858, circa 1870s

Title
Collection of Spanish Language Manuscripts, 1551-1858, circa 1870s
ID
Mss. 1.16
Extent
1.0 Linear Feet
Scope and Contents
Includes printed and manuscript material written in Spanish and originating from Spain and Spanish-speaking countries in North America and South America. The collection is currently being processed and new items will be added on an ongoing basis. For this reason, the indicated date range is approximate at this point. This collection has multiple creators, which have not been indexed at this time.
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Subjects
Cuba--History--19th Century
Decedents' estates
Dogs
Hunting
Legal documents
Marriage records
Peru--History--17th century
Puerto Rico--History
Shepherds
Slavery
Spain--History--16th century
Spain--History--17th century
Spain--History--18th century
Spain--Social life and customs--17th century
Toledo (Spain)
Genres
Census records
Financial records
Wills--Spain
Languages
Spanish;Castilian
Latin

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Administrative Information

Acquired
12/20/2011. The collection is currently being processed and new items will be added on an ongoing basis. 2015.237 was a purchase from Cuba
Restrictions
Collection is open to all researchers. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.
Rights
Before reproducing or quoting from any materials, in whole or in part, permission must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.
Acquisition Note
 Source: Purchase..
Preferred Citation
Collection of Spanish Language Manuscripts, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary
Collection Material Type:
Collection
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