Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Simon Bolivar Manuscript

Identifier: MSS.0835
Overview This collection contains a commission signed by Simon Bolivar naming Jose Duran as Captain of the Escuadron dated July 22, 1824.
Dates: 1824 July 22

Colombian Slave Sale Manuscript

Identifier: MSS.0955
Overview This collection contains a manuscript dated 1680 documenting the sale of slave named "Mauricia", a young girl aged 10 or 11 in Colombia.
Dates: 1680

Robert H. Davis Papers

Identifier: MSS.0713
Scope and Content These papers consist of the teaching and research of Robert H. Davis a scholar on Colombia and Latin America. Davis graduated from Vanderbilt University with a PhD in 1969 and went on to a career teaching in academia.
Dates: 1960s-2007

Pantaleon Gutierrez y Diaz de Quijano Letter

Identifier: MSS.0954
Overview This collection contains a letter from Pantaleon Gutierrez y Diaz de Quijano, the Mayor of Bogota from 1796-1797, to the Mayor of the town of Choconta regarding judicial action in a criminal case against Manuel Mariño. The letter is dated 1796 May 12.
Dates: 1796 May 12


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