Lilly Library Manuscript Collections


The Latin American mss. Puerto Rico, 1805-1819, relate to the internal development and protection of the country. Six items of correspondence in 1816 concern acknowledgments of receipt and of publication of the cedula for the protection and encouragement of commerce and industry in Puerto Rico. Four reports and one letter are about the defenses of the island and plaza of Puerto Rico and improvements for these defenses.

The correspondents in the collection are Felix Maria Calleja, conde de Calderon and Toribio de Montes.

Collection size: 11 items

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