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Prospecto de la apertura de un canal navegable de México a Chalco, via del Peñon-viejo, Ayotla y Santa Barbara para barcas tiradas por caballos.

Author(s): 
Rubio, Cayetano, 1791-1876.
Author(s): 
Barreiro, Luis G.
Author(s): 
Acosta, Benito Leon.
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Participo a la superioridad de v.e., como a mi regreso a esta villa, imbesti unos trece dias entre las montanas . . . .

Author(s): 
Garcia Conde, Diego
Author(s): 
Lazon, Juan (Teniente)
Author(s): 
Cardena y Gallardo, Jose Maria
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
07-11-1805
Documentation: 
Various. July 11, 1805 to May 30, 1807. 36p. Letters, informes. Signed.
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Guadalaxara -- en carta numero 165 de 26 de noviembre de 1803 dio cuenta . . . .

Author(s): 
Sanchez Lenero, Miguel
Author(s): 
Monasterio, Jose de
Author(s): 
Abascalo, Joseph Fernando
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
12-16-1803
Documentation: 
Various. December 16, 1803 to April 25, 1809. 56p. Letters, informes. Signed.
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En el recurso de don Antonio de Chaves . . . .

Author(s): 
Castellanos, Ignacio
Author(s): 
Otadla Urruchi, Jose de
Author(s): 
Cruz, Juan Pablo de la
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
07-03-1798
Documentation: 
Antequera, balvanera. July 3, 1798 to December 16, 1808. 50p. Letters, informes. Mostly unsigned.
General Subjects: 

El comandante de la Columna de cazadores en representacion de 6 de noviembre de 1801 . . . .

Author(s): 
Pico, Leon Ignacio
Author(s): 
Bassoco, Antonio de
Author(s): 
Peza y Casas, Ignacio Jose de la
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
05-10-1790
Documentation: 
Mexico City, others. May 10, 1790 to October 26, 1806. 32p. Letters, informes. Signed.
General Subjects: 

Por el testimonio que paso a las superiores manos de v.e. se impondia su justificasion de las providencias que he dictado en el expediente formado sobre la innundasion del camino . . . .

Author(s): 
Mier y Trespalacios, Cosme de (Caballero)
Author(s): 
Vega, Juan Vizente de
Author(s): 
Fernandez de los Rios, Manuel
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
08-18-1794
Documentation: 
Tlaxcala, tamiagua, others. August 18, 1794 to October 16, 1806. Letters, informes. Signed.

Fragmentary documents concerning public works around Mexico City.

Author(s): 
Torre, Francisco Antonio de la
Author(s): 
Zepeda, Mariano de
Author(s): 
Hernandez de Alva, Lorenzo
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
04-24-1799
Documentation: 
Mexico City. Apr 24, 1799 to June 5, 1805. 58p. Letters. Signed. Accusing facio of breaking some sort of building ordinance in constructing his house (1799). Ff. 5-24 concerning contract to build new toluca road (1804), san Agustin de Cuebas road (1805); mentions toll-bridges, income from tolls. Ff.25-29 concerning aqueduct to supply hospital(s) in Mexico City, importing materials, indian workers for construction; mentions monthly support (doesn't say whether federal or municipal) of four pesos to maintain hospital (1800). (A. Dean, September 1989)
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Sobre alejar el embarcadero 30v. Mas adelante del colegio de San Carlos.

Author(s): 
Bonavia, Bernardo (Intendente)
Author(s): 
Ortiz, Joseph Damian (Maestro)
Author(s): 
Perez Maldonado, Rafael (Licenciado) (Procurador)
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
09-28-1791
Documentation: 
Mexico. September 28, 1791 to November 2, 1791. 34p. Informe. Instancia. Original, signed.

Documents investigating reported abuses against the poor by owners, shopkeepers and in the mines in the region of Pachuca.

Author(s): 
Bonavia, Bernardo (Intendente)
Author(s): 
Cueba, Juan Mathias de la
Author(s): 
Pino, Miguel del (Subdelegado)
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
10-03-1791
Documentation: 
San Juan de Teotihuacan, pachuca, Atotonilco el chico, Mexico. October 3, 1791 to March 2, 1793. 54p. Autos. Diligencias. Declaraciones. Denuncias, testified and certified. Informes. Letters. Originals. Signed and unsigned. Transcriptions.

Correspondence on the drainage-irrigation project of San Francisco, San Juan de Letran and mariscala los galos streets in Mexico.

Author(s): 
Los Angeles, Maria Anna de (Abadesa)
Author(s): 
Ciria, Marques de (Mariscal)
Author(s): 
Santa Gertrudis, Ana norta (Abadesa)
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
06-27-1791
Documentation: 
Santa brigida, Santa isabel, Mexico. June 27, 1791 to July 25, 1791. 34p. Informes, instancias. Letters. Originals, signed.