University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Archivo General de Indias, Papeles de Cuba, Legajo 71A, 1-680, 1799-1806.



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Archivo General de Indias, Papeles de Cuba, Legajo 71A
Title: Archivo General de Indias, Papeles de Cuba, Legajo 71A, 1-680
Dates: 1799-1806
Abstract: These Spanish colonial records document government administration and concern relations between Spain and the United States, Indian relations, the Louisiana-Texas border, slavery, military affairs, and the Philip Nolan incident.
Accession No.: AR 86-160
Extent: 2 reels; microform
Language: Materials are written in Spanish and English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History,The University of Texas at Austin

Scope and Contents

These Spanish colonial records document government administration and concern relations between Spain and the United States, Indian relations, the Louisiana-Texas border, slavery, military affairs, and the Philip Nolan incident. Records are largely composed of correspondence of the Marques de Casa Calvo, governor of Spanish Louisiana, and also include affidavits, inventories, deeds, and a troop roster. Contents are arranged by place of origin, then by correspondent.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted access.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Casa Calvo, Sebastián Calvo de la Puerta y O'Farrill, marqués de, 1751-1820
Esteban, Tomas.
Jones, Evan.
Nolan, Philip, 1771-1801
Power, Thomas.
Vidal, Jose.
Subjects
Archivo General de Indias.
Exploration and discovery.
Shipping--Spain--Colonies--History.
Shipwrecks.
Slavery.
Smuggling.
Spain--Colonies--America.
Texas--Boundaries--Louisiana.
Places
Galveston (Tex.)
Nacogdoches (Tex.)
Natchitoches (La.)
Natchez (Miss.)
New Orleans (La.)

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Archivo General de Indias, Papeles de Cuba, Legajo 71A, 1-680, 1799-1806, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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Microfilm Reels, 828.63 and 828.64