Papers Presented

The majority of these papers were presented at the bi annual Congreso de Historia Centroamerica in the various central American Republics. Other papers were presented at archaeology and other conferences. Also included are some accompanying documents, maps, one drawn by Augusto Cesar Sandino of his mountain top fortress El Chipote. The frontpiece of the lawsuit filed by Raphaela de Herrera against the Crown of receive her deceased father`s inheritance ( she lost), and the frontpiece of the ancillary lawsuit that Ana Maria de Pravia filed against her ex-husband for return of property child custody, and alimony. Also included are some of the signatures of the parties and judges.



Derecho Mercantil en la Colonia de Nicaragua y El Reino de Guatemala

VIII Congreso Centroamericano de Historia Antigua, Guatemala 10 al 14 de julio de 2006 Derecho Mercantil en la Colonia de Nicaragua y El Reino de Guatemala Autor: Patrick S. Werner San Marcos, Nicaragua Associate Professor, Ave Maria College of the Americas

Developments in majolica production in Santiago de Guatemala: from the late 16th to the late 20st centuries

By Tony Pasinski Abstract Between the 1580s and 1770s, a number of very different majolica industries functioned in colonial Santiago de Guatemala to meet the needs of the Spanish population. The city was destroyed by an earthquake in 1773 and eventually abandoned. However, with…

Tabla Comparativa De Asuntos Específicos de Derecho De Fuentes Romanos y Hispánicos

Por Pat Werner Miembro Correspondiente Academia de Geografía e Historia de Nicaragua Associate Professor Ave Maria College of the Americas San Marcos, Nicaragua

Codification and the Constitution of Cádiz

Codification and the Constitution of Cádiz Matthew C. Mirow Florida International University (FIU) – College of Law ESTUDIOS JURÍDICOS EN HOMENAJE AL PROFESOR ALEJANDRO GUZMÁN BRITO, Patricio-Ignacio Carvajal and Massimo Miglietta, eds., Edizioni dell’Orso, 2012 Florida International University Legal Studies Research Paper Abstract: This…

El Chipote Map, made by Agusto C. Sandino

“Este mapa lo hice de las notas que sacamos para la evacuación de “El Chipote”, cuando el enemigo pensaba en sacarnos de … mientras un prolongado … Patria y Libertad” Sandino

Werner-Press Card, 1990

Nicaragua, Elecciones 1990.

Historia de los gobernadores de Nicaragua

This collections consists of a 6 volume typescript manuscript of Manuel Rubio Sanchez’s unpublished book Historia de los gobernadores de Nicaragua. The volumes include a number of transcriptions of Spanish colonial documents found in the Archivo General de Centro America and the Archivo General…

The Mine Of San Albino

By Pat Werner As in so many things, the writings of Ephraim Squier are a very good way to get to know the real Nicaragua. Squier was the first American ambassador appointed by new President Zacary Taylor in 1849. Ephraim wasted no time in…

The Death of a General: William Walker´s Execution of Ponciano Corral, Granada, 1855.

By Pat Werner When one takes the time to understand the entire Walker episode in Nicaraguan history, it becomes clear that the 23 months that Walker was actually on Nicaraguan soil was not the beginning or end of anything, but one, dramatic episode in…

Genero Y Derechos de Mujeres en la Nicaragua del siglo XVIII: Dos Casos

Por Pat Werner Miembro Correspondiente Academia de Geografía E Historia de Nicaragua Las leyes que definían la familia y sus miembros en el imperio español en el siglo XVIII eran formulados por las Siete Partidas (1265), modificados por las Leyes de Toro ( 1505)….