About the Corpus

Archive Statistics

  • Archivo General de la Nación, Mexico: 49/204, 24.0% of manuscripts are from this archive.
  • Archivo General del Poder Ejecutivo del Estado de Oaxaca, Mexico: 36/204, 17.6% of manuscripts are from this archive.
  • Archivo Histórico de Notarias del Estado de Oaxaca, Mexico: 101/204, 49.5% of manuscripts are from this archive.
  • Archivo Histórico de Notarias del Estado de Oaxaca, Mexico (temporary): 1/204, 0.5% of manuscripts are from this archive.
  • Archivo Histórico de Tlacolula de Matamoros Oaxaca, Mexico: 17/204, 8.3% of manuscripts are from this archive.

Document Type Statistics

  • Bill of Sale: 114/204, 55.9% of manuscripts are of this document type.
  • Complaint: 2/204, 1.0% of manuscripts are of this document type.
  • Doctrina: 1/204, 0.5% of manuscripts are of this document type.
  • Land Deed: 3/204, 1.5% of manuscripts are of this document type.
  • Land Description: 1/204, 0.5% of manuscripts are of this document type.
  • Petition: 2/204, 1.0% of manuscripts are of this document type.
  • Receipt: 7/204, 3.4% of manuscripts are of this document type.
  • Testament: 73/204, 35.8% of manuscripts are of this document type.
  • Unknown: 1/204, 0.5% of manuscripts are of an unknown document type.

Language Statistics

  • Spanish: 82/204, 40.2% of manuscripts are in this language.
  • Spanish with some Zapotec: 3/204, 1.5% of manuscripts are in this language.
  • Zapotec: 119/204, 58.3% of manuscripts are in this language.

Town Statistics

  • Ayoquezco: 2/204, 1.0% of manuscripts are from this town.
  • Guaxolotitlan Santo Domingo: 0/204, 0.0% of manuscripts are from this town.
  • Oaxaca de Juárez: 58/204, 28.4% of manuscripts are from this town.
  • San Antonio Ocotlán: 4/204, 2.0% of manuscripts are from this town.
  • San Bartholomé Coyotepec: 1/204, 0.5% of manuscripts are from this town.
  • San Francisco del Valle: 1/204, 0.5% of manuscripts are from this town.
  • San Jerónimo Tlacochahuaya: 4/204, 2.0% of manuscripts are from this town.
  • San Juan del Río: 1/204, 0.5% of manuscripts are from this town.
  • San Mateo Macuilxóchitl: 1/204, 0.5% of manuscripts are from this town.
  • San Miguel Etla: 1/204, 0.5% of manuscripts are from this town.
  • San Miguel Talistaca: 1/204, 0.5% of manuscripts are from this town.
  • San Pedro el Alto: 28/204, 13.7% of manuscripts are from this town.
  • San Sebastián Teitipac: 2/204, 1.0% of manuscripts are from this town.
  • Santa Catarina Quiané: 2/204, 1.0% of manuscripts are from this town.
  • Santa María La Asunción Etla: 1/204, 0.5% of manuscripts are from this town.
  • Santiago Ixtaltepec Santiago de los Angel: 0/204, 0.0% of manuscripts are from this town.
  • Santo Domingo: 1/204, 0.5% of manuscripts are from this town.
  • Santo Domingo Etla: 59/204, 28.9% of manuscripts are from this town.
  • Santo Domingo del Valle: 2/204, 1.0% of manuscripts are from this town.
  • Teotitlán del Valle: 8/204, 3.9% of manuscripts are from this town.
  • Theozapotlan: 1/204, 0.5% of manuscripts are from this town.
  • Tlacolula de Matamoros: 1/204, 0.5% of manuscripts are from this town.
  • Unknown Town: 20/204, 9.8% of manuscripts are from an unknown town.
  • Villa de Zaachila: 3/204, 1.5% of manuscripts are from this town.

Transcription Status Statistics

  • In Progress: 138/204, 67.6% of manuscripts have this transcription status.
  • None: 66/204, 32.4% of manuscripts have this transcription status.

Year Statistics

  • 1630s: 2/204, 1.0% of manuscripts are from this decade.
  • 1640s: 3/204, 1.5% of manuscripts are from this decade.
  • 1650s: 1/204, 0.5% of manuscripts are from this decade.
  • 1660s: 2/204, 1.0% of manuscripts are from this decade.
  • 1670s: 7/204, 3.4% of manuscripts are from this decade.
  • 1680s: 8/204, 3.9% of manuscripts are from this decade.
  • 1690s: 9/204, 4.4% of manuscripts are from this decade.
  • 1700s: 15/204, 7.4% of manuscripts are from this decade.
  • 1710s: 32/204, 15.7% of manuscripts are from this decade.
  • 1720s: 18/204, 8.8% of manuscripts are from this decade.
  • 1730s: 13/204, 6.4% of manuscripts are from this decade.
  • 1740s: 53/204, 26.0% of manuscripts are from this decade.
  • 1750s: 5/204, 2.5% of manuscripts are from this decade.
  • 1760s: 1/204, 0.5% of manuscripts are from this decade.
  • 1770s: 1/204, 0.5% of manuscripts are from this decade.
  • 1780s: 4/204, 2.0% of manuscripts are from this decade.
  • 1790s: 6/204, 2.9% of manuscripts are from this decade.
  • 1800s: 3/204, 1.5% of manuscripts are from this decade.
  • 1830s: 1/204, 0.5% of manuscripts are from this decade.
  • Unknown: 20/204, 9.8% of manuscripts are from an unknown year.