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Diocese of Louisiana and the Floridas 1789/08/26







1789 Aug. 26

Taranco, Antonio Ventura de
Madrid, (Spain)

to (Cirilo Sieni of Barcelona) auxiliary bp. of Cuba and of the province of Louisiana.
(New Orleans, Louisiana)

He remits a printed copy of the royal decree of July 27, 1789. He wants Bishop Cirilo to inform him of having received the present decree.

1789 July 27

Royal decree of (Charles IV of Spain)
(Madrid, Spain)

He thanks God for the birth of an infanta who has been baptized Maria Isabel and for the continued good health of the queen mother. He calls on his civil officials in the Indies and in the Philippines as also the ecclesiastical superiors in the same regions to see to the publication of this decree so that all may help him to thank God for these favors. Signed by Antonio Ventura de Taranco.

IV-4-e A.L.S. 5pp. 8vo. (Spanish)

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