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Hispanic American Historical Review (1992) 72 (3): 428–429.
Published: 01 August 1992
...Richard J. Salvucci The labor market for obrajes was not in equilibrium. Wages in the Bajío (Querétaro) were three times those in Tlaxeala at the turn of the seventeenth century. This was presumably the mechanism that drew resources to the Bajío over the next hundred years. Yet the implied...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1988) 68 (4): 811.
Published: 01 November 1988
...Jan Bazant Textiles and Capitalism in Mexico: An Economic History of the Obrajes, 1539-1840 . By Salvucci Richard J. . Princeton : Princeton University Press , 1988 . Tables. Maps. Figures. Appendix. Glossary. Notes. Bibliography. Index. Pp. xiv , 249 . Cloth . $40.00...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1968) 48 (3): 365–379.
Published: 01 August 1968
...Richard E. Greenleaf 50 Ibid ., exp. 26. 49 Ibid ., exp. 29. 48 AGN, Hospital de Jesús, Tomo 318, exp. 26, ramo 2. 47 For the cédula see Chávez Orozco, El obraje , 46-49. A whole series of investigatory activities pursuant to the cédula are found in AGN, Civil, Tomo...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1976) 56 (2): 197–216.
Published: 01 May 1976
... similarities in organization, labor, and technology, but they differed in one very significant way. The production of wool became more capital intensive and specialized with the concentration of workers and equipment in one building, called an obraje . Spaniards established obrajes throughout central...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2020) 100 (4): 703–704.
Published: 01 November 2020
... on how “global processes of Spanish colonialism, encomiendas, the labor draft, and tribute” affected the indigenous peoples who resided in the highland town of Pelileo, where San Ildefonso—one of Ecuador's largest and longest-lasting obrajes— was located (p. 18). In particular, she pays attention...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2023) 103 (1): 151–153.
Published: 01 February 2023
..., 230 pp. Cloth, $59.95 . Copyright © 2023 by Duke University Press 2023 Di Hu's The Fabric of Resistance: Textile Workshops and the Rise of Rebellious Landscapes in Colonial Peru analyzes how obrajes (textile workshops) and haciendas (large landed estates) located in Pomacocha...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2002) 82 (3): 435–468.
Published: 01 August 2002
... to the commissary of the Inquisition in Puebla, Bartolomé Márquez de Amarilla. 1 In his testimony, Juan recounted the events of the previous day: Around 4 PM, his master harshly beat him in the stable of his textile workshop ( obraje ) because Juan had not finished the work he had been assigned. Unhappy with his...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1993) 73 (1): 151–152.
Published: 01 February 1993
... in agriculture, urban properties, and manufactories (obrajes); merchants as tax farmers and—perhaps one of the most interesting sections—as ingenious resisters to state fiscal demands; and the degree and kind of social mobility the profession provided. Treatment of merchants’ financing of mine owners...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2020) 100 (3): 556–558.
Published: 01 August 2020
...: textile mills ( obrajes ), convents, the slave market, social networks, and local marketplaces. In each, Sierra Silva describes the development of spaces and spatial relationships while also examining individual cases to reveal how Africans, Asians, and indigenous people navigated them. For example...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2006) 86 (2): 422–423.
Published: 01 May 2006
..., for the most part commoners who left a deteriorating peninsular environment (Brihuega, with its waning textile industry and concomitant declining commercial activity) for the opportunities offered in New Spain (in Puebla, where Briocenses for the most part flourished economically as obraje owners, although...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1981) 61 (3): 461–491.
Published: 01 August 1981
... entrepreneurs began to build textile workshops and obrajes . Within fifteen years of Cabrera’s discovery, encomenderos had established at least three major rural obrajes to supply the growing mining and commercial centers of Huamanga. In neighboring Andahuaylas, another obraje had been supplying the Cuzco...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1965) 45 (1): 126–127.
Published: 01 February 1965
... was not content to restate them but pleads in two lengthy documents to the king that obstacles to the enjoyment of the same be removed: the abuses of the obrajes and repartimientos, especially the work in the mines. It would be hard to find even in the writings of Las Casas stronger condemnation. This book...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2006) 86 (1): 148–150.
Published: 01 February 2006
... cochineal and indigo) from the Americas, and the development of an original method of organizing textile production (the obraje). The obrajes undermined traditional methods of textile production in Mexico and introduced new technology, such as the spinning wheel and the European loom. In her study...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1971) 51 (2): 336–355.
Published: 01 May 1971
... Casas, Breve relación de la destrucción de las Indias Occidentales (Philadelphia, 1821), pp. xii-xiii. 31 Richard E. Greenleaf, “Viceregal Power and the Obrajes of the Cortés Estate, 1595-1708,” HAHR, XLVII:3 (August, 1968), 365-379. 30 John L. Phelan, The Kingdom of Quito...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1995) 75 (4): 677–678.
Published: 01 November 1995
... población de la audiencia se duplicó hasta 1690. Con el telón de fondo de esta recuperación demográfica, la estructura productiva y las formas de subordinación de las aldeas campesinas a la dinámica económica, se consolidaron teniendo como instituciones fundamentales a los obrajes (Suzanne Austin Alchon...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1997) 77 (3): 505–508.
Published: 01 August 1997
... provide a great deal of information, even though the years are unlabeled. The prices of manufactures presented in this book are of two kinds. First, José Urquiola presents a model description of wages and prices of wool textiles based on obraje data from the towns of Tlaxcala, Puebla, Texcoco...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2003) 83 (4): 697–733.
Published: 01 November 2003
... of debt in rural labor relations, mandated that all Indian conciertos “attached” to haciendas or obrajes would no longer be obligated “to pay off their debts with their labor.” Having paid off his debt, a concierto would now be at liberty “to depart from service” prior to the annual settling...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1970) 50 (4): 835.
Published: 01 November 1970
... on “Empleo de los indios como acémilas. Transportes,” “Trabajos en minas de oro y plata,” “Trabajos agrícolas,” “Salinas,” and “Trabajos domésticos, urbanos, obrajes, salarios.” Within each section the documents proceed in chronological order. Most of the pieces cluster around the mid-seventeenth century...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1990) 70 (1): 195–196.
Published: 01 February 1990
... misspellings in the notes to make them useful to the uninitiated. As implicit in the title and explicit in the subtitle, the book treats two aspects of Ecuador’s colonial history—the state and movement of the Indian population and the obraje or textile industry and trade of the highlands, mostly...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1975) 55 (2): 177–199.
Published: 01 May 1975
... at Christmas time. In Argentina clothing material was so expensive that the Jesuit college of Córdoba operated an obraje exclusively for the slaves (961 in the year 1760) working on its estates. The Cajamarca obraje in Peru, rented by the Jesuits, likewise produced cheap clothing material, although...
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