Bernardo de Arratia letter

Bernardo de Arratia letter

Dates: 1746

Handwritten and signed letter written in Spanish. The letter is an appeal recorded by the Secretary of the Province of the Holy Gospel for missionaries to serve in New Mex1co.

  • Extent: 1 item (2 leaves)
  • Creator: Arratia, Bernardo de
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1342
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
Materials are in Spanish.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Bernardo de Arratia letter must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS SC 1342; Bernardo de Arratia letter; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1342, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Arratia, Bernardo de; Catholic Church--New Mexico--Missions; Correspondence; Friars--Mexico--Correspondence; Material Types; Missionaries--New Mexico--Appointment, call, and election; New Mexico--History--To 1848--Sources
Genre / Form
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (19th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
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Finding Aid Title
Bernardo de Arratia letter
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Morgan Crockett
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-04T16:50-0600
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Biographical History

Mexican Catholic Friar.

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