Smithsonian - National Anthropological Archives
Scope and Contents note Photographs depicting villages and people of the San Blas Islands made or collected by Gilbert Tower during his work in Panama. The prints are mounted on unbound pages, probably from an album.
Biblioteca Nacional de España - National Library of Spain
Iglesia en ruínas y vistas del pueblo
Yale University
The records include reports to the Department of State from diplomatic representatives of the United States stationed abroad and may consist of notes, correspondence, clippings and other materials exchanged with foreign officials
San Diego State University
Scope and Contents The L.F.S. Lipp Photograph Album documents Lipp’s trip to Mexico in 1914. The album consists of photographs of Mazatlan, Altata, San Blas, Santa Rosalia, Mexico City, Ensenada, Oaxaca, San Luis Potasi, the Gulf of Mexico, Salamanca, Cape San Lucas, La Paz, and Guadalajara. Of particular interest are photographs of street vendors selling milk, wood, chickens, straw, candles, and water. Also included are photographs of thatch buildings, cactus, Judas dolls (life size effigies which represent problems in the world), fireworks, pottery shops, rurales (the Mexican Rural Guard), the Sanatorium Guadalajara, and more. The album is compiled almost entirely of photographs of local people. There are only a handful of photographs of tourists. Many of the album pages have short one or two words captions in pencil in English and sometimes Spanish.
Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens
This letter concerns various naval adminsitrative details, such as the movement of ships and officers, and the salaries of sailors. In Spanish
Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens
This letter discusses the pay of the Minister of the Department of San Blas. In Spanish
Yale University
Copy of a plan offered by Francisco Xavier de Borbon concerning the reduction of pasturage in San Blas. The document also includes a brief history of the Californias, mentioning the Russian presence, and an account of the economic condition of San Blas. Statistical tables include a listing of the ships which serviced the port
Peabody Essex Museum
Author. Typed manuscript of "A True Account of the Present Day Life of the Little Known San Blas Indians (Panama Region).".
Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens
Pattie writes of his arrival at San Blas, and his plans to travel to New York. Facsimile