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A Guide to the Lope de Tapia Document Regarding Don Diego Luis Riano y Menesses

Finding aid created by Dept. Staff

University of Florida Smathers Libraries - Special and Area Studies Collections
June 2007


Descriptive Summary

Creator: de Tapia, Lope
Title: Lope de Tapia Document Regarding Don Diego Luis Riano y Menesses
Dates: 1639
Abstract: A document written by Lope de Tapia, regarding the service of Don Diego Luis Riano y Menesses in Cuba.
Extent: 0.01 Linear feet. 1 folder.
Identification: MS Group 215
Language(s): Spanish

Scope and Content

A document written and signed in La Habana on September 14, 1639, by Lope de Tapia, "Juez Official por su Magestad... de esta isla de Cuba." It is written in favor of Don Diego Luis Riano y Menesses, stating that he served in Cuba between 1636-1639, including service as captain of the Castillo del Morro.


Access or Use Restrictions

Access

The collection is open for research.


Related or Separated Material

This collection is part of the Cuban Miscellaneous Collection.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Lope de Tapia Document Regarding Don Diego Luis Riano y Menesses, Special and Area Studies Collections, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida.


Selected Subjects and Access Terms

Cuba -- History



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