The journey of Coronado, 1540-1542, from the city of Mexico to the Grand Canon of the Colorado and the buffalo plains of Texas, Kansas and Nebraska, as told by himself and his followers Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title The journey of Coronado, 1540-1542, from the city of Mexico to the Grand Canon of the Colorado and the buffalo plains of Texas, Kansas and Nebraska, as told by himself and his followers

Creator

  • Author: Winship, George Parker
    Creator Type: Personal

Publisher

  • Name: Allerton Book Co.
    Place of Publication: New York

Date

  • Creation: 1922
  • Digitized: 2005-03

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: The translations included in the present volume are found, accompanied by an historical introduction and the Spanish text of Castañeda's narrative, in the editor's The Coronado expedition, 1540-1542 (U.S. Bureau of American enthology, 14th annual report, pt. I, Washington, 1896, p. 329-613) The narrative of Castañeda is from a Spanish ms. preserved in the New York Public library. Also published by A.S. Barnes & Co., New York, 1904, in the series called The trail makers. Introduction.--Itinerary of the Coronado expeditions, 1527-1547.--Translation of the narrative of Castañeda.--Translation of the letter from Mendoza to the king, April 17, 1540.--Translation of the letter from Coronado to Mendoza, August 3, 1540.--Translation of the Traslado de las nuevas.--Translation of the Relacion del suceso.--Translation of a letter from Coronado to the king, October 20, 1541.--Translation of the narrative of Jaramillo.--Translation of the report of Hernando de Alvarado.--Testimony concerning those who went on the expedition with Francisco Vasquez Coronado. 16565
  • Physical Description: xxxiv, 251 p. front. (facsim.) 1 illus., fold. map. 19 cm.

Subject

  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: People - Individuals
  • Keyword: Coronado

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Texas
  • Place Name: Mexico
  • Place Name: United States - Kansas
  • Place Name: United States - Nebraska
  • Time Period: eur-tex

Collection

  • Name: Texas History Collection
    Code: THC

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries
    Code: UNT

Resource Type

  • Book

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • OCLC: 2050064