Memoria histórica, política y económica de esta provincia de misiones de Indios Guaranis, 1785


Date: 1785 | Size: 1 Volumes, 1 volume, 268 p.


A report for Felix de Azara, commandant of Paraguay, giving an account of Spanish policy toward the Guarani Indians living in missions, particularly after the supression of the Jesuits. Printed (with some changes in wording): Pedro de Angelis. Coleccion...; no. VI.

Background note

Gonzalo de Doblaz was an adventurer and official in Paraguay.

Collection Information

Physical description

1 volume, 268 p.


Gift of Joel Roberts Poinsett and accessioned, 07/21/1820 (2668).

Early American History Note

This manuscript collection falls outside the geographic scope of the Early American guide (British North America and the United States before 1840). It may be of interest to scholars interested in global history, international relations, imperialism, or the U.S. in the world.

Indexing Terms

Personal Name(s)

  • Azara, Félix de, 1746-1821
  • Doblas, Gonzalo de,1744-1809.


  • Beyond Early America
  • Guarani Indians -- Missions
  • Indians of South America -- Missions