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Call No.: MS Span 24
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Spain. Colonies: Philippines.
Title: Spain Colonies: Philippines records,
Quantity: 1 collection (.25 linear feet (1 volume)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English, Spanish, and Tagalog.
Abstract: Records of the 19th-century Spanish government of the Philippines, seemingly associated with Joaquin Cambronero; includes a calendar presumably created and kept by Cambronero.
From 1821 to 1898, Spain governed the Philippines as a province. Prior to 1821, the Philippines were governed indirectly by Spain, as a colony of New Spain (Mexico).Joaquin Cambronero held various administrative positions in the Spanish government of the Philippines, including Governadorcillo de Camando (1857-1865?, 1873) and Juez de Policia de Leon (1867-1869).
Primarily records and documents relating to the various administrative posts held by Joaquin Cambronero in Leon and Cebu City, both in Iloilo province in the Philippines; includes bills of sale for cattle, a calendar, and tax records.