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The Resource Let there be towns : Spanish municipal origins in the American Southwest, 1610-1810, Gilbert R. Cruz ; foreword by Donald C. Cutter ; [contemporary maps researched and drawn by Chester B. Davis]

Let there be towns : Spanish municipal origins in the American Southwest, 1610-1810, Gilbert R. Cruz ; foreword by Donald C. Cutter ; [contemporary maps researched and drawn by Chester B. Davis]

Label
Let there be towns : Spanish municipal origins in the American Southwest, 1610-1810
Title
Let there be towns
Title remainder
Spanish municipal origins in the American Southwest, 1610-1810
Statement of responsibility
Gilbert R. Cruz ; foreword by Donald C. Cutter ; [contemporary maps researched and drawn by Chester B. Davis]
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
352/.0072/0979
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
JS440
LC item number
.C78 1988
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Label
Let there be towns : Spanish municipal origins in the American Southwest, 1610-1810, Gilbert R. Cruz ; foreword by Donald C. Cutter ; [contemporary maps researched and drawn by Chester B. Davis]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 214-227) and index
Contents
The Iberian municipal tradition in New Spain -- Santa Fe : the first capital in the continental United States -- El Paso : a strategic town in New Mexico -- San Antonio : early municipal foundings in Texas -- Laredo : origins of a South Texas municipality -- San Jose and Los Angeles : town settlements in Californian -- The civilian settlers : life on the Northern Frontier -- The Cabildo : guardian of justice and social order in the borderlands -- Spanish municipalities in Northern American history
Control code
17202745
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 236 pages
Isbn
9780890963142
Lccn
87033553
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Transfer from the Center for the Study of the Southwest, 2013. Paperbound.
  • Library{u2019}s copy 3-4 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. Copy 3: author's inscribed presentation copy to Marc Simmons, 10/13/89. Items laid in copy 3: 1 book catalog clipping (in 2 parts); 1 notecard listing page marked with post-it notes. Copy 3: with dust jacket. Coopy 4: author's inscribed presentation copy to Marc Simmons, 11 June 2008. Items laid in copy 4: 1 review copy notice (in 2 parts); 1 printed image of Marc Simmons and author, containing typed, mounted note. Copy 4: paperbound.
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Let there be towns : Spanish municipal origins in the American Southwest, 1610-1810, Gilbert R. Cruz ; foreword by Donald C. Cutter ; [contemporary maps researched and drawn by Chester B. Davis]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 214-227) and index
Contents
The Iberian municipal tradition in New Spain -- Santa Fe : the first capital in the continental United States -- El Paso : a strategic town in New Mexico -- San Antonio : early municipal foundings in Texas -- Laredo : origins of a South Texas municipality -- San Jose and Los Angeles : town settlements in Californian -- The civilian settlers : life on the Northern Frontier -- The Cabildo : guardian of justice and social order in the borderlands -- Spanish municipalities in Northern American history
Control code
17202745
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 236 pages
Isbn
9780890963142
Lccn
87033553
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Transfer from the Center for the Study of the Southwest, 2013. Paperbound.
  • Library{u2019}s copy 3-4 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. Copy 3: author's inscribed presentation copy to Marc Simmons, 10/13/89. Items laid in copy 3: 1 book catalog clipping (in 2 parts); 1 notecard listing page marked with post-it notes. Copy 3: with dust jacket. Coopy 4: author's inscribed presentation copy to Marc Simmons, 11 June 2008. Items laid in copy 4: 1 review copy notice (in 2 parts); 1 printed image of Marc Simmons and author, containing typed, mounted note. Copy 4: paperbound.
Other physical details
illustrations

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