Diccionario historico-indico, 1748-1752


Date: 1748-1752 | Size: 1 Volumes, 1 volume, 408 p.


Volume 3 (G-L) of a biographical and geographical dictionary of Jesuit and Franciscan missionaries in Central and South America, with citations of printed and manuscript sources. Primarily 17th century missionaries.

Background note

Pedro Lozano was a Spanish Jesuit missionary.

Collection Information

Physical description

1 volume, 408 p.


Presented by Joel R. Poinsett, 1820; accessioned, 1900.

Separated material

There are six volumes in Universidad Nacional de Córdoba,


Six volumes of this is located in [Argentina?] "los papeles del Colegio Maximo de Cordoba. For additional material to this item see: Efraim Cardozo, Historiografia Paraguaya, Mexico, 1959, p. 298.

Early American History Note

This volume is a history of missionary efforts in Latin America compiled by Pedro Lozano. It largely records the experience of 17th century missionaries drawn from primary sources that Lozana cites.

Indexing Terms

Corporate Name(s)

  • Franciscans.
  • Jesuits.


  • Dictionaries.
  • Miscellaneous


  • Beyond Early America
  • Missionaries -- Latin America.
  • Religion