Collection of Spanish Language Manuscripts
Scope and Contents
Includes printed and manuscript material written in Spanish and originating from Spain and Spanish-speaking countries in North America and South America. The collection is currently being processed and new items will be added on an ongoing basis. For this reason, the indicated date range is approximate at this point. This collection has multiple creators, which have not been indexed at this time.
- Creation: 1551-1858, circa 1870s
Language of Materials
Conditions Governing Access:
Collection is open to all researchers. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.
Conditions Governing Use:
Before reproducing or quoting from any materials, in whole or in part, permission must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.
1.00 Linear Feet
The collection is currently being processed and new items will be added on an ongoing basis. 2015.237 was a purchase from Cuba
Accessioned and minimally processed by Benjamin Bromley in December 2011.
Genre / Form
- Cuba--History--19th Century
- Peru--History--17th century
- Spain--History--16th century
- Spain--History--18th century
- Spain--Social life and customs--17th century
- Toledo (Spain)
- Guide to the Collection of Spanish Language Manuscripts
- Finding Aid Authors: Special Collections Research Center Staff.
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- The collection description/finding aid is written in English