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Title deed

Mss 746900
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 746900

Description

Notarial copy executed in 1746 of a document originally drafted in 1682 granting land in Tulancingo, Mexico. The text of the document is written in Nahuatl with a few Spanish loan words. The document exemplifies a blend of Aztec and Spanish colonial legal traditions. Author unknwn.

Dates

  • 1746

Language of Materials

In English.

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright on this material has not been evaluated. You are free to use this material in any way that is permitted by copyright that applies to your use.

Extent

.1 linear ft. ; 31 x 21 cm

General

Aztec language, Indians of Mexico History, Mexico, Spanish Colony History (1540-1810), Hidalgo (Mexico) History, Law, Aztec, Mexico, Land tenure, Mexico Politics and Government (1540-1810)

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

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