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 3: Distrito de Coalcomán

    Collection Ref: EAP931/1/3
    The series consists of 4 bound volumes, ordered numerially. ...
  • Libro de hijuelas del Distrito de Coalcomán, Núm. 1

    File Ref: EAP931/1/3/1
    The book contains information on the invasion of the lands in Aquila by residents of Maquilí; and the sale, allocation, and division of lands in Maquilí. It consists primarily of correspondence, petitions, telegrams, reports, and also contains a census of ...
  • Libro de hijuelas del Distrito de Coalcomán, Núm. 2

    File Ref: EAP931/1/3/2
    The book contains information on the establishment of the shared boundary of the community of Aquila; and the payment of contributions and the appraisal of the communities of Maquilí, Pomaro, Huizontla. It includes primarily correspondence, communiques, pe ...
  • Libro de hijuelas del Distrito de Coalcomán, Núm. 3

    File Ref: EAP931/1/3/3
    The book contains information on the division, sale, and allocation of lands in the community of Coalcomán, and documents discontent with the results of the redivision. The volume includes correspondence, petitions, and reports, among other document types. ...
  • Libro de hijuelas del Distrito de Coalcomán, Núm. 4

    File Ref: EAP931/1/3/4
    The book contains deeds resulting from the division of assets in the community of Coalcomán. The volume consists of 324 folios, which have been bound together and numbered. They are loosely ordered chronologically. The volume shows some deterioration, with ...