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Archivo General de Indias, Papeles de Cuba.

Identifier: MSC 0624

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of photostats, typescripts, and translations of original documents in the Archivo General de Indias in Seville, Spain. The documents were selected by historian A. P. Whitaker while he was doing research in the Archives. The project was financed by a gift from Mrs. C. M. McClung. The items selected were those which had some connection to the early history of Tennessee and the old frontier Southwest in the 18th and early 19th century.


  • 1924-1925

Conditions Governing Access

Material is available for research. Prior arrangement MUST be made by contacting the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection at


19 boxes


Many of the original documents have been transcribed, edited, and published in the Publications of the East Tennessee Historical Society by D. C. and Roberta Corbitt. from in a series of articles from1937-1978.

Archivo General de Indias, Papeles de Cuba.
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Repository Details

Part of the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection Repository

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Knoxville Tennessee 37902 United States