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1319. San Luis Potosi. El governador del Nuevo Reyno de Leon sobre el estado de la fabrica de la iglesia...

Serial Number: 
041-04408
Title: 
1319. San Luis Potosi. El governador del Nuevo Reyno de Leon sobre el estado de la fabrica de la iglesia...
Author(s): 
Herrera, Simon (Gobernador)
Author(s): 
Others
Date: 
06-12-1797
Date: 
08-07-1797
Documentation: 
Monterrey. June 12, 1797-August 9, 1797. 22p. Letters, informes. Originals, signed.
Summary: 
Construction of cathedral, Hospital, and convent for monjas Capuchinas in Monterrey halted. Discussion of damages, injuries, grievances resulting from the construction which was overseen by Llanos y Valdes (bishop) and built by Crouxet. Bishop accused of ignoring economics and considering only asthetics in the construction. Problems were caused by the bishop wanting to move the episcopal seat to Saltillo. Herrera mentioned there had been discussion in Monterrey of whether the bishop had the right to make such decisions independently. Mention made of Crouxet's earnings on the project on ff.158. Ff.164 includes gastos de fabrica espiritual. (S. Langmack, April 1990)
Persons: 
Herrera, Simon (Gobernador)
Persons: 
Branciforte, Marques de (Virrey)
Persons: 
Llanos y Valdes, Andres Ambrosio (Obispo)
Persons: 
Crouxet, Juan
Places: 
Leon, Nuevo Reyno de
Places: 
Monterrey (Ciudad)
Places: 
San Luis Potosi
Places: 
Saltillo (Villa)
Places: 
Coahuila
Places: 
Orizava
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 196 ff. 156-167 (Approx)
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 196 ff. 156-167 (Appro
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Unnumbered or misnumbered folios.
Reference Number: 
19600010
Rights: 
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