Teabo manuscript, approximately 1750 - 1850
Item — Box: 74, Folder: 3
Identifier: MSS 279 Series 9 Sub-Series 11 Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents
The Teabo Manuscript is a collection of Christian-Maya texts composed by trained Maya in the town of Teabo throughout the colonial period. The manuscript also contains a few medicinal remedies and a death record. Although exhibiting some texts originally composed in the sixteenth century, the manuscript itself dates from the late eighteenth to the early nineteenth centuries.
- approximately 1750 - 1850
Language of Materials
Item in Maya.
Conditions Governing Access
Open for public research.
Conditions Governing Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from William Gates papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Other Finding Aids
File-level inventory available online. http://files.lib.byu.edu/ead/XML/MSS279.xml
Original manuscript, loosely bound.