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Sadelmayer, Jacobo to Juan A. Balthasar (in Spanish)

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC06289 Author/Creator: Sadelmayer, Jacobo Place Written: s.l. Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 20 March 1747 Pagination: 5 p. 30.6 x 21 cm

Summary of Content: Need to establish five new missions in Primeria Alta, California and parts of Mexico and Arizona. Evaluation of likely places, information on local Indians and settlers, past problems and possible future complications.

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Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: American WestReligionGlobal History and CivicsForeign AffairsChristianityCatholicismLatin and South AmericaAmerican Indian History

Sub Era: Early Settlements

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