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Garcia, Carlos (fl. 1833) [Official notification of Santa Ana's Secularization Act]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC08204 Author/Creator: Garcia, Carlos (fl. 1833) Place Written: Mexico Type: Broadside Date: 26 November 1833 Pagination: 1 p.

Broadside in Spanish. Official notice that Catholic Church property has been given over to private petitioners.

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