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Where can I find an example of a livestock inventory sheet or another example of the friars handwriting?
I have incorporated many CA Mission architectural concepts into my homes renovation in SO CAL. I would like to view an example of a mission livestock inventory sheet. I want to use the friars handwriting exemplar as a guide to produce the metal house numbers.
Where can I view a document like this either on line or in a publication?
When I read your question I thought of the written reports the padres had to submit each year to the authorities in New Spain. The reports listed numbers of livestock, crop production, the number of sacraments administered, etc. And they all contain numbers written by the Franciscans that will satisfy the question. These reports are available at:
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