The book contains information on tax contributions in San Pedro and San Buenaventura, Patamban; and the division of lands in Tacátzcuaro, Patamban. It includes correspondence, reports, and petitions. The volume consists of 196 folios, which have been bound together and numbered. Documents relating to specific communities and/or processes are loosely grouped together and roughly organized according to date. The volume shows some deterioration, with some individual folios in poor condition.