Archival records from Conserving Indigenous Memories of Land Privatisation in Mexico: Michoacán’s Libros de Hijuelas, 1719-1929 (EAP931)

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  • Los Libros de Hijuelas de Michoacán de Ocampo

    Collection Ref: EAP931/1
    The Libros de Hijuelas (deed books, in English) record the state-wide privatisation of indigenous lands in 19th century Michoacán, Mexico. The collection consists of 196 leather-bound volumes containing 45,000 folios dating from 1713‐1941. All the document ...
  • Serie 1: Distrito de Apatzingán

    Collection Ref: EAP931/1/1
    The series consists of 9 bound volumes, ordered numerially, of material associated with the district of Apatzingán. ...
  • Libro de hijuelas del Distrito de Apatzingán, Núm. 1

    File Ref: EAP931/1/1/1
    The book contains information on the sale of Rancho de Colomotitlán, and the steps taken to carry out the land division of Tepalcatepec. It also includes information about Rancho de Chapotita and Rancho del Corongorito. Among other document types, it consi ...
  • Libro de hijuelas del Distrito de Apatzingán, Núm. 2

    File Ref: EAP931/1/1/2
    The book contains information on the lease of the lands called "Chapotita"; conflicts in the community of Tepalcatepec; and some information about Puetro de la Mina. It consists primarily of petitions, correspondence, and receipts. The volume consists of 1 ...
  • Libro de hijuelas del Distrito de Apatzingán, Núm. 3

    File Ref: EAP931/1/1/3
    The book documents the division of assets and granting of property titles to the indigenous people of the community of San Juan de los Plátanos. It consists primarily of title deeds, correspondence, and receipts. The volume consists of 93 folios, which hav ...
  • Libro de hijuelas del Distrito de Apatzingán, Núm. 4

    File Ref: EAP931/1/1/4
    The book documents the division of assets in Santa Ana Tetlama; conflict on boundaries between the community of Acahuato and the "Hacienda de la Huerta"; and measurement of the legal property of Parácuaro. It consists primarily of correspondence and report ...
  • Libro de hijuelas del Distrito de Apatzingán, Núm. 5

    File Ref: EAP931/1/1/5
    The book contains information on the division of assets in San Juan de los Plátanos and Amatlán; and the allocation and division of land in Tepalcatepec. Among other document types, the volume consists primarily of communiques, correspondence, petitions, a ...
  • Libro de hijuelas del Distrito de Apatzingán, Núm. 6

    File Ref: EAP931/1/1/6
    The book documents the delimitation, litigation, and division of lands of Tomatlan. It consists primarily of correspondence, petitions, and community proceedings. The volume consists of 157 folios, which have been bound together and numbered. They are loos ...
  • Libro de hijuelas del Distrito de Apatzingán, Núm. 7

    File Ref: EAP931/1/1/7
    The book documents the division of property and payment of contributions in the community of Acahuato. It contains a register of land in Acahuato, as well as related petitions, correspondence, and communiques. The volume consists of 119 folios, which have ...
  • Libro de hijuelas del Distrito de Apatzingán, Núm. 8

    File Ref: EAP931/1/1/8
    The book contains information on the division and allocation of land in the community of Pinzándaro, as well as certificates of land ownership in "Rancho la Soledad". Among other document types, it contains titles and related correspondence. The volume con ...
  • Libro de hijuelas del Distrito de Apatzingán, Núm. 9

    File Ref: EAP931/1/1/9
    The book contains information on the dispossession of land, water use, and redivision of the community of Talpan, as well as on the exclusion of Alcantar Ascención from the land registry. It also documents the redivision of the communities of San Juan de l ...