• Call Number: C0074_c0006
    Container: Box 1 Folder 5

Ledger book

1 item

This collection is stored at Firestone Library.

Requests will be delivered to Manuscripts Division, RBSC Reading Room .

Collection Creator: Iturbe e Iraeta family..

Dates: 1830s.

Located In: Box 1 Folder 5;

Extent: 1 item

Languages: Spanish or Castilian.

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.


Ledger book kept by Ignacio Muñoz, administrator of the Hacienda de Mazaquiahuac, for the early 1830s. The ledger book chronicles payments, debts, workdays, and death of workers on the Iturbe family sugar plantation located near Tlaxco and Izucar. Interspersed within the ledger book are loose letters to Muñoz from José Mariano Bonilla (his superior in charge at the hacienda) and from Francisco de Iturbe, as well as loose records of expenses/payments related to the hacienda and a record of burials for 1830. (Bound in leather.)

Preferred Citation

Ledger book; 1830s; Iturbe e Iraeta Papers, Box 1 Folder 5; Manuscripts Division, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library.

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