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[Decree from Viceroy Bucareli to all Spanish Officials]

Description: Decree from Viceroy Don Antonio María Bucareli y Ursúa concerning funerals and burials of the dead. In the decree the Viceroy cites previous ones from 1693 and 1754 dealing with excesses and what is permissible to take place for burials.
Date: January 22, 1778
Partner: St. Mary's University Louis J. Blume Library

[Decree from Viceroy Don Antonio María Bucareli y Ursúa]

Description: Decree from Viceroy Bucareli acknowledging that sowing, cultivating, and the use of hemp and flax is no longer prohibited; these are now encouraged. This decree cites a royal decree of October 24, 1777 which prohibited these actions.
Date: March 16, 1778
Partner: St. Mary's University Louis J. Blume Library