CONSULADO AÑO DE 1818 : SOBRE PEDIRLE EL EXMO. SEÑOR VIRREY AL FRAL. UNA RAZÓN INDIVIDUAL DE LOS PRESOS QUE SE HAYAN HECHO POR LOS CORSARIOS PROCEDENTES DE LOS ESTADOS UNIDOS. No. Invent. N. 1234
Place Published: Veracruz, Mexico
Date Published: Marzo de 1818
Condition: (marginal wear, not affecting text; o/w very good copy)
Pages: 1 fldg. lv., plus 1 smal
Book Id: 101599
MS., string bound, sig.
Important manuscript signed by Virrey Juan Ruiz de Apodaca, the last viceroy of colonial Mexico. The manuscript is an "oficio" from the Consulate of Veracruz with a petition to Viceroy Apodaca for the prisoners of the "Pirates from the United States", captains and passengers captured when they were navigating between Veracruz, Campeche, Havana, Cuba and other ports. A second smaller signed manuscript, also included is a the corresponding Viceregal decree