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Atlalpopocate, Don Juan Cortes



King of Tlaxcala

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Legal Mexican Manuscript Collection

Identifier: MSS-011
Description These five letters from Spanish colonial Mexico date from 1568 to 1597 and center around Don Gerónimo Tequamacpaltentli. The letters’ authors include Don Gerónimo Tequamacpaltentli, Don Benito Muñoz, Don Juan Cortés Atlalpopocate and a Spanish Authority from the Court of Philip II. The letters and documents discuss Don Gerónimo’s land titles and estates in New Spain, including Spanish Crown taxation issues. The letters also discuss Don Gerónimo’s military services and monetary contributions...
Dates: 1568 - 1789