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 11: Distrito de Tacámbaro

    Collection Ref: EAP931/1/11
    The series consists of 7 bound volumes, ordered numerially. ...
  • Libro de Hijuelas del Distrito de Tacámbaro, Núm. 1

    File Ref: EAP931/1/11/1
    The book contains information on the land dispute between Acuitizio and Tacámbaro; and the clandestine sale of land. It also documents the division of lands, requests for property titles, appraisals, and payment of contributions in Tacambaro. The volume in ...
  • Libro de Hijuelas del Distrito de Tacámbaro, Núm. 2

    File Ref: EAP931/1/11/2
    The book documents conflicts relating to the process of the division of land in Tacámbaro, as well as debt arising form the contributions. It consists primarily of communiques, community proceedings, petitions, and reports. The volume consists of 342 folio ...
  • Libro de Hijuelas del Distrito de Tacámbaro, Núm. 3

    File Ref: EAP931/1/11/3
    The book contains information on the complaint presented by the Land Division Committee of Tacámbaro against Acuitzio on the exploitation of the forests; accounting of income and expenses by the Land Division Committee; and the division of lands in Tacámba ...
  • Libro de Hijuelas del Distrito de Tacámbaro, Núm. 4

    File Ref: EAP931/1/11/4
    The book contains information on the nomination of the Land Division Commission, and issues of debts and payment of contributions in Tacámbaro; and the division of lands in Purungeo, Nocupetaro, and Cacacuaro. It includes agreements, community proceedings, ...
  • Libro de Hijuelas del Distrito de Tacámbaro, Núm. 5

    File Ref: EAP931/1/11/5
    The book contains information on the embargo enacted on the lands due to unpaid cotributions, and other issues related to the division of lands in Tacámbaro. It includes correspondence, petitions, communiques, and receipts, as well as an inventory of the a ...
  • Libro de Hijuelas del Distrito de Tacámbaro, Núm. 6

    File Ref: EAP931/1/11/6
    The book contains information on the registry, appraisal, and division of lands of Tacámbaro. It includes appraisals, petitions, and census records. The volume consists of four documents, consistsing of 224 folios, which have been bound together and number ...
  • Libro de Hijuelas del Distrito de Tacámbaro, Núm. 7

    File Ref: EAP931/1/11/7
    The book contains information on land disputes between Tacámbaro and Acuitzio, as well as conflict over resource exploitation by Acuitzio. It also documents the division of lands in Tacambaro, including a list of the benefiiaries, payment of contributions, ...