Dona Manuela and Dona Inez de Ibarra y Chavez, daughters of Don Gabriel Ibarra and Dona Jeronima Chavez, have completed their novitiate year. Robles, the comendadora (i.e., head) of the convent of Santa Fe of the order of the Sisters of Santiago, certifies that they have completed this period of self examination and apprenticeship and she welcomes them into the order. Folio (29.3 cm; 11.5").  pp. Very good condition. => Written in sepia ink in an interesting script with idiosyncratic spelling. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Manuscript document signed. On paper, in ...
Publisher: 21 September 1703
Publication Date: 1703
Book Description 10 December 1842, Sucre, 1842. The official, signed report of the Presidential Committee appointed to investigate the just-concluded "treaty of peace, commerce and navigation" with Great Britain. The report observes: "The present treaty is, letter for letter, the same as that concluded in 1837 in Lima by the Proctor of the Peruvian-Bolivian Confederation, and the same, also, bearing the date of 30 May 1838 that the Extraordinary Bolivian Congress (meeting in Cochabamba) approved" (our translation). With five members dissenting, the committee decides that the method of congressional approval, though "farcical," was legal and binding. Bearing signatures, among others, of Pedro Buitrago, Narciso Dul?n, Eusebio Guti?rrez, M. de la Cruz M?ndez, Jos? M. Dalence, and Manuel Sagarnaga. Folio, 3? pp. Very good condition. Two small tears at folds, not affecting text. Bookseller Inventory # 3107
Book Description 1 March 1815, "En Palacio" [i.e., Madrid], 1815. The king aids a widow. On 11 February 1815 the king conceded Do?a Mar?a Josefa d'Alouise, widow of Don Juan Carlos Benavides, the power to attempt recovery of 8356 reales and 6 maravides de vel?n of annual income from her late husband's entailed estate (i.e., mayorazgo). He here expands his earlier decree and orders the current holder of the entail to give the said sum annually to her, provided she does not remarry or take religious vows. Folio (29.8 cm, 12.75"), 4 pp. Written in a very clear hand, with the paper and wax seal below the king's signature (wax desicated and paper loose, but present). Two blank leaves at end. Very good condition. Bookseller Inventory # 5578