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Hispanic American Historical Review (2018) 98 (2): 315–317.
Published: 01 May 2018
... of the Atlantic will find much to engage with as they tease out the complicated imperial relationships of the early modern period. The Material Atlantic: Clothing, Commerce, and Colonization in the Atlantic World, 1650–1800 . By DuPlessis Robert S. . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2016...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2022) 102 (2): 327–329.
Published: 01 May 2022
... for the nonspecialist. While the Spanish did not adopt featherwork in the Andes, they did embrace Indigenous tapestry there. The Incas wove fine q'umpi ( cumbi ) cloth made of native camelid wool and cotton, worn by royal elites and used as wrappings for mummies. The Spanish employed it to cover altars, walls...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2021) 101 (3): 525–526.
Published: 01 August 2021
..., and gender will surely benefit from this book. If clothes truly make the man, Walker skillfully demonstrates that enslaved women and men and freed ladies and gentlemen used clothing as shields that protected and projected their bodies to become representations of who they wanted to be. The second half...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (1): 41–74.
Published: 01 February 2010
... an identity associated with a specific trade, asserting a newly acquired status in the emerging colonial society. In order to highlight clothing as a valuable item possessing symbolic and material meaning both in pre-Hispanic and colonial times, this study compares the findings of archaeological...
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Published: 01 November 2005
Figure 1 “El Viejo.” Note his well-worn European clothing and lack of shoes (Juan Agustín Guerrero, Imágenes del Ecuador del siglo XIX [Quito: Ediciones del Sol, 1981], 24). More
Published: 01 February 1999
Photo 1: Steam disinfection of clothing at the Santa Fe Street Station. Photo included in letter from C. C. Pierce to Surgeon General, 16 Feb. 1917, NACP, USPHS, RG 90, CF 1897-1923, file 1248. More
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1977) 57 (1): 172–176.
Published: 01 February 1977
.... Cloth. Vol. II: Die Pyramiden von Totimehuacán, Puebla ( Mexico ). By Bodo Spranz. Wiesbaden, 1970. Franz Steiner Verlag. Pp. viii, 64. Cloth. Vol. IV: Beiträge zur Ethnographie der Sierra-Totonaken. Nahua-Dialekte in Puebla-Tlaxcala . By Wolfgang Marschall and Gisela Hertle. Wiesbaden, 1972. Franz...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2017) 97 (3): 423–456.
Published: 01 August 2017
... is the commoner grade of cotton cloth; this and an occasional machete are about all the foreign-made goods taken by these people.” 24 Surely, Bell's cavalier attitude toward the country's population resembles a great share of accounts on consumer practices given by foreigners who had visited the country since...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2009) 89 (3): 471–499.
Published: 01 August 2009
... community). The indigenous men and women who utilized these terms had accumulated some of the social markers of colonial success—real estate, slaves, imported clothing, language, religion—and while they may have been few in number and unlikely to turn their world upside down, they saw themselves as having...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2013) 93 (1): 33–65.
Published: 01 February 2013
... efforts helps to explain why a devotion so carefully managed for enlightened audiences was nevertheless cut from old cloth. Copyright 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 From behind glass at the back of the parish church of Our Lady of the Angels in a working-class neighborhood in Mexico City...
Published: 01 February 2004
Figure 10 K’iche’ family. The cumulative effect of setting, pose, expression, positioning, clothing, props—clay dogs, rugs, ornately carved tables, columns (a constant ladino refrain was that Indians needed to be taught to use modern furniture), and false staircases (representing the expansive More
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1973) 53 (4): 581–599.
Published: 01 November 1973
..., built his house and wove clothing for him. The Indians performed these labors as community tasks, after the work on the fields of the Inca and the major deities, and then passed on to cultivate smaller amounts of land for the kurakas lower in rank. In each community, lands were assigned...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1976) 56 (2): 197–216.
Published: 01 May 1976
... in the province, ensuring a labor force for ranches and textile factories. The growing province originally provided its own market; later, mining communities and southern population centers bought Querétaro cloth. Finally, the province had the necessary capital and entrepreneurship to initiate and develop...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2003) 83 (1): 155–156.
Published: 01 February 2003
...John C. Super Goods, Power, History: Latin America’s Material Culture . By Bauer Arnold J. . New Approaches to the Americas . New York : Cambridge University Press , 2001 . Photographs. Illustrations. Maps. Bibliography. Index . xx , 245 pp. Cloth , $59.95 . Paper , $17.95...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1976) 56 (1): 129–130.
Published: 01 February 1976
.... Glossary. Bibliography. Indices . Pp. dxxii , 430 ; 624 ; 825 ; 761 ; 859 . Cloth . Copyright 1976 by Duke University Press 1976 These volumes contain the correspondence between Francisco Pinheiro in Lisbon and his agents in ah parts of the Portuguese Empire, and Europe and South America...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2014) 94 (4): 691–693.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Laura E. Matthew Indians and the Political Economy of Colonial Central America, 1670–1810 . By Patch Robert W. . Norman : University of Oklahoma Press , 2013 . Maps. Tables. Appendixes. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xi, 284 pp. Cloth , $36.95 . Copyright © 2014 by Duke University...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2008) 88 (3): 518–519.
Published: 01 August 2008
...Bianca Premo With Our Labor and Sweat: Indigenous Women and the Formation of Colonial Society in Peru, 1550 – 1700 . By Graubart Karen B. . Stanford, CA : Stanford University Press , 2007 . Illustrations. Map. Tables. Notes. Bibliography. Index . xii , 249 pp. Cloth , $55.00...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1976) 56 (1): 162–163.
Published: 01 February 1976
... as suggestions on clothing and guide services. Though not intended as such, this volume will also give pleasure to the armchair traveller and serve as a useful introduction to the Maya for the serious scholar. These three books are aimed at three different audiences who share an interest in the Maya...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2004) 84 (4): 734–735.
Published: 01 November 2004
.... Illustrations. Notes. Bibliography. Index . xviii , 188 pp. Cloth , $34.95 . Copyright 2004 by Duke University Press 2004 Like many previous works, this book reminds us that the Spanish imperial hierarchy distinguished rank in a multilayered fashion, primarily on the basis of calidad...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1978) 58 (3): 560.
Published: 01 August 1978
...G.A.B. Historical Dictionary of Costa Rica . By Creedman Theodore S. . Foreword by Wilgus A. Curtis . Metuchen, N. J. , 1977 . The Scarecrow Press . Bibliography . Pp. xi , 262 . Cloth. $10.00 . Historical Dictionary of Honduras . By Meyer Harvey K. . Metuchen...