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Edward McLean Collection,

 Collection
Identifier: AC 322
Scope and Content Collection consists of Edward McLean's handbound books, his estate papers, materials about him, a catalogue of books bound by him and of his rare book collection. Included are pamphlets and articles about churches, missions, St. Francis Cathedral, and architecture in New Mexico. There is also a 15th century Italian vellum illustrated manuscript.
Dates: 1935-1993

Father Juan Miguel Menchero Collection,

 Collection
Identifier: AC 146-P
Scope and Content Collection consists of a 1752 petition by Father Juan Miguel Menchero to Governor and Captain Tomas Velez Cachupin of New Mexico; and Cachupin's response. Menchero's petition is for assistance in the construction of the Mission of Our Lady of Sorrows and Saint Anthony at Sandia Pueblo. Cachupin agrees to this request in his response.
Dates: 1752 1968

John L. Kessell Collection,

 Collection
Identifier: AC 122
Scope and Content Collection consists primarily of photocopies of Spanish colonial documents concerning the "Salinas Missions" of Chilili, Tajique, Quari, and Abo, New Mexico. Most of the original documents are located at the Archivo General de la Nacional in Mexico City. Collection also includes photocopies of typed manuscripts and typed and handwritten research notes by Kessell on the Salinas Missions. Photocopies. Material is in Spanish.
Dates: 1582-1981