Monastery of Dominican Nuns of Santa Rosa of Santiago

The Archive of the Monastery of the Dominican nuns of Saint Rose of Santiago de Chile is one of the four most ancient and important archive of feminine writing of the country. Started in 1680 as beguine convent and instituted as a monastery in 1754,the Dominican nuns were characterized by an intense cultural and intellectual life reflected in the documents of the archive, library, and oral tradition and art heritage. Its manuscripts are mostly unknown to researchers. Include topics such as: accounts; income, investiture of habits, professions of vows and dowry; elections of authorities; pastoral visits; benefactors; legacies and inheritance; censuses and chaplaincies; inventories; authorizations; health; kitchen; spiritual reflections; chronicles, autobiographies, correspondences and obituaries.

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  • Book of accounts of pious endowments that exist in the Monastery of O. M. St....

    File Ref: EAP821/1/1/15
    Contains information about pious donations founded in favor of the monastery Dominicans of Santa Rosa. Specifically it presents a statement of accounts, i.e. the debit (inputs) and assets (expense) developed in the festivities that were being carried out t ...
  • Monastery of Our Lady Mother Saint Rose 1892; Pious Donations 1892

    File Ref: EAP821/1/1/16
    Contains information about pious donations founded in favor of the monastery of Dominican nuns of Santa Rosa. Specifically presents a statement of accounts, i.e. the debit (inputs) and assets (expense) developed in the pious festivities that were being car ...
  • Monastery of Our Mother Santa Rosa 1893 to 1894

    File Ref: EAP821/1/1/17
    Contains information about pious donations founded in favor of the monastery Dominicans of Santa Rosa. Specifically presents a statement of accounts, i.e. the debit (inputs) and assets (expense) developed in the pious festivities that were being carried ou ...
  • Account Book of the Pious endowments of the Monastery of Dominicans of Sta....

    File Ref: EAP821/1/1/18
    Contains information about pious endowments founded in favor of the monastery of Dominicans of Santa Rosa during the government of Sister Manuela del Cor. de M. between 1896 and 1899. Specifically it presents a statement of accounts, i.e. the grants (input ...
  • “Book of pious endowments of the Monastery of Dominicans of Santa Rosa 1899-1900

    File Ref: EAP821/1/1/19
    Contains information about pious endowments founded in favor of the monastery of Dominicans of Santa Rosa, recognized during the government of Mother Carmen of Saint Thomas. Specifically it presents a statement of accounts, i.e. the grants (inputs) and spe ...
  • Monastery of St. Rose. Manual book of the writings that the Prelate handles...

    File Ref: EAP821/1/1/20
    Contains the register of donation for the different festivities that were held in the monastery during the 19th Century. Each document indicates the date on which it was signed, the granter’s name, the amount donated, and payments from year to year. Some d ...
  • Existing Registers of Pious Endowments

    File Ref: EAP821/1/1/21
    For the most part, contains information on the chaplaincies founded in favor of the Dominican monastery of Santa Rosa of Santiago. Specifically, it includes writings and wills that give account of the various donations made by the Chilean society of the ti ...
  • Manual book of the registers that the Prelade handles

    File Ref: EAP821/1/1/22
    The document contains information about the censuses concluded between the Monastery of Dominicans of Santa Rosa and third parties. Register of censuses of the following debtors: Francisco Vicuña y Larraín, Francisco González y Santander, Francisco Gutiérr ...
  • Documents related to the census established between the monastery Dominicas...

    File Ref: EAP821/1/1/23
    Various documents with information related to the census established between the monastery Dominicas of Santa Rosa of Santiago and private individuals, between the years 1750 and 1900. It includes: tax deeds, wills, information on lands, succession of cens ...
  • Documents relating to censuses between the Dominican monastery of Santa Rosa...

    File Ref: EAP821/1/1/24
    A set of documents that contain information pertinent to the censuses between the Dominican monastery of Santa Rosa and individuals, between the years 1766 to 1807 approximately. The files contain executive causes on the collection of overdue censuses whic ...
  • Documents of the period in which Sor Petronila de San Ignacio served as...

    File Ref: EAP821/1/1/25
    Contains documents of the period in which Sor Petronila de San Ignacio served as Prioress of the monastery of Santa Rosa of Santiago, between 1790 and 1815 approximately. The largest amount relates to census and accounts. ...
  • Modern deeds and documents

    File Ref: EAP821/1/1/26
    The document contains information of deeds, auctions and wills relating to dowry. Includes: the testament of Doña Teresa Vicuña in 1792; the mortgage of the houses and shops of San Pablo street; auction of the lands of Quilicura of Don José María Bascuñán ...
  • Old cash book; Censuses

    File Ref: EAP821/1/1/27
    The document contains information about the censuses concluded between the Monastery of Dominicans of Santa Rosa and third parties. Deeds of censuses of the following debtors: Francisco Sánchez, Francisco Vicuña y Larraín, María Mercedes Ríos, Joaquín Guzm ...
  • "Deed of the census undertaken by Gregoria Leiva and Castro, 1816;...

    File Ref: EAP821/1/1/28
    Contains various documents: deed of the census undertaken by Gregoria Leiva and Castro, the widow of Pedro de Heraso and Larasa, 1816; information of the products of the books that gives account of the Mother Prioress of the monastery of Santa Rosa de Lima ...
  • Summary of Dona Rita Soffia paternal and maternal assets

    File Ref: EAP821/1/1/29
    Contains the summary of what corresponds to Dona Rita Soffia by her maternal and paternal assets and for the payment of the goods of her deceased father, Don Bernardo Soffia. ...