San Antonio Municipal Archives

A Guide to the San Fernando de Bexar Municipal Records, 1770-1832

Title: San Fernando de Bexar Municipal Records, 1770-1832
Dates: 1770-1832
Identification: 2008-001
Quantity: 6 bound volumes
Language: Spanish
Language: English

Scope and Content

Collection includes municipal account books, ordinance books, and city council minute books from the Spanish and Mexican municipal governments of San Fernando de Bexar.


Arrangement of the Papers

This collection is arranged chronologically.


Unrestricted access.

Index Terms

Texas – History – To 1846 – Sources.
Coahuila (Mexico: State) – History – Sources.
Coahuila and Texas (Mexico) –History – Sources.
Municipal government – San Fernando de Béjar (Tex.)—History.
San Fernando de Béjar (Tex.)
San Antonio (Tex.).
Document Types:
Bound volumes

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[Box #, Folder title], San Fernando de Bexar Municipal Records, 1770-1832, San Antonio Municipal Archives.

Processing Information

This collection was processed with financial assistance from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

Detailed description of records


San Fernando de Bexar Municipal Records

Council minute books
1815-1820 [microfilm copy available]
1815-1820 [Books 1 & 2, transcribed and translated into English]
1828 [1832-1833]
Municipal accounts book 1830-1832
Ordinance book 1830-1832