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Antoniano., 01/01/1751-12/31/1799

 File — Box: 7, Folder: 5
Identifier: 79638
Contains manuscripts, correspondence, and other documents relating to Native American linguistics and history. Includes many original documents. Numerous grammars and vocabularies are retained. Arranged alphabetically by name of Native American language/tribe. This series comprises boxes 7-11 of the Shea Papers.

Dates

  • 01/01/1751-12/31/1799

Container Summary

Confessionario. Manuscript in Antoniano and Spanish, 16 leaves, quarto [Monterey, California, second half of the eighteenth century?] Unbound. The manuscript provides language a priest would employ in asking a penitent member of his Native American flock about the precise nature of his sins. The language of the manuscript is that of the tribes in the area of the San Antonio mission, Monterey, where this manuscript and others like it were gathered by Alex S. Taylor in 1853-56. Also vocabulary; parts of the body [4 pp] at the end; other prayers, etc.

Collection-level Access Restrictions

Most manuscripts collections at the Georgetown University Booth Family Center for Special Collections are open to researchers; however, restrictions may apply to some collections. Collections stored off site require a minimum of three days for retrieval. For use of all manuscripts collections, researchers are advised to contact the Booth Family Center for Special Collections in advance of any visit.
Conditions Governing Access note Most manuscripts collections at the Georgetown University Booth Family Center for Special Collections are open to researchers; however, restrictions may apply to some collections. Collections stored off site require a minimum of three days for retrieval. For use of all manuscripts collections, researchers are advised to contact the Booth Family Center for Special Collections in advance of any visit.

Extent

From the Collection: 24.25 Linear Feet (39 boxes)

Shelf Location

09/10/02

Container Summary

Confessionario. Manuscript in Antoniano and Spanish, 16 leaves, quarto [Monterey, California, second half of the eighteenth century?] Unbound. The manuscript provides language a priest would employ in asking a penitent member of his Native American flock about the precise nature of his sins. The language of the manuscript is that of the tribes in the area of the San Antonio mission, Monterey, where this manuscript and others like it were gathered by Alex S. Taylor in 1853-56. Also vocabulary; parts of the body [4 pp] at the end; other prayers, etc.

Subjects and Associated Physical Materials

CONFESSIONARIO - MANUSCRIPT IN ANTONIAN AND SPANISH (LATE 1700S): Other Types

ANTONIANO LANGUAGE - MANUSCRIPT CONFESSIONARIO (LATE 1700S): Other Types

SAN ANTONIO MISSION - MANUSCRIPT FROM (LATE 1700S): Other Types

MONTEREY (CALIFORNIA) - REFERENCE (LATE 1700S): Other Types

TAYLOR, ALEXANDER S. - REFERENCE (1853-6?): Other Types

Repository Details

Part of the Georgetown University Manuscripts Repository

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