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Succession and Sale Records, Guatemala City, Guatemala

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 28
Identifier: Manuscripts-Collection 50-(28)

Scope and Contents

1785 [1852-1876] 1900 13 documents tracing the ownerships of property at no. 15 Calle del Comercio, beginning with the original assignment of land to Francisco Ygnacio Chamorro when Guatemala City became the capital. Most concern the acquisition of the house by José Caloma at an auction in 1852, and later by his heirs, mentioning capellanías, extension of water system, house inventory, and litigation by previous heirs. Ds. S. 32°; 3 8°


  • 1785-1900
  • Majority of material found in 1852-1876

Conditions Governing Access

Open to the public. No known restriction.


13 Pieces

Language of Materials

Spanish; Castilian


Box 2, Folder 28
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Repository Details

Part of the The Latin American Library at Tulane Repository

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