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Contributor: Parras, Pedro José, -1788?
Subject: South America--History | Uruguay--History | Argentina--History | Paraguay--History | Missions | Jesuits | Spain--History
Extent: 1 volume (450 pages)
Description: A travel narrative devoted in part to travels in Spain and to descriptions of Montevideo and Buenos Aires. One half of the work is the author's relation of a trip through Paraguay, visiting various mission pueblos. He provides a general description of life, education, and Christian teaching for the Indians. Includes list of Jesuits at various missions.
Collection: Diario y derrotero de los viages que ha hecho desde que salió de la Ciudad de Zaragosa en Aragón para la América, 1748-1759 (Mss.918.P24)
Contributor: Voegelin, C. F. (Charles Frederick), 1906-1986
Extent: 1 folder
Description: One item relating to the Guarani language has been identified in the C. F. Voegelin Papers. It is in Subcollection I, Series V. Research Notes, Subseries V-B: Texts, and consists of undated unbound texts labeled "Pisaim" and "Blessed Lake."
Collection: C. F. Voegelin Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.68)
Contributor: Lounsbury, Floyd Glenn | Rahder, Johannes | Rubin, Joan, 1932- | Tulchin, Joseph S., 1939- | Pérez Cardozo, Félix, 1908-1952 | de Souza, Pedro Coelho
Description: The Guarani materials in the Lounsbury Papers can be found in multiple sections of the collection. In Series I, there is correspondence from Rahder, Rubin, and Tulchin. In Series II, in the "Other Languages and Cultures of the Americas" section, there are Lounsbury's notes, "Têtagüá Sapucài (Grito del Pueblo)," which accompany sound recordings. In the "South America" section of Series II, see Fieldnotes #5, under "Brazil," and "Terena and Guarani Wire Recordings Tables of Contents." In Series VII, there are two sets of digitized recordings, "Paraguayan Popular Music" and "Terena-Guarani." Of special interest among the audio is the "Story of the Guarani creator, Tupi, and the creation of the Guarani people" told by Pedro Coelho de Suza.
Collection: Floyd G. Lounsbury Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.95)
Contributor: Doblas, Gonzalo de, 1744-1809
Extent: 1 volume, 268 p.
Description: A report for Felix de Azara, commandant of Paraguay, giving an account of Spanish policy toward the Guarani Indians living in missions, particularly after the supression of the Jesuits. Printed (with some changes in wording): Pedro de Angelis. Coleccion...; no. VI.
Collection: Memoria histórica, política y económica de esta provincia de misiones de Indios Guaranis (Mss.970.1.D65)