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Title: V.S.M.
Creator: B. L. M. de V., sum minima Sierva en el Sr. Maria Magdalena Caycedo Priora
Publication Info: Del Convento de la Ensenanza de Santa Fe de Bogota : , September 30, 1785.

Summary: This early imprint discusses royal funding in ecclesiastical institutions. This document has a small amount of damaged at the crease by what appears to be fire damage.
Historical Notes: This document presents an interesting example of early religious imprints that intertwined themes of religion and gender in the ecclesiastical institutions in Colombia. In the text, "V.S.M.," published in 1785, Maria Magdalena Caycedo Priora discusses progress and the dispersal of royal funds to the establishment of teaching convents in Santa Fe. Caycedo was the first prioress at the Convento de la Enzenanza, or the Convent of Teaching, in Santa Fe and a significant figure in women’s education in convents.

Subject(s): Printing -- Colombia -- History
Women in the Catholic Church -- Colombia -- 18th century
Catholic Church -- Colombia -- Education -- 18th century
Catholic Church -- Colombia -- Funding -- 18th century
Catholic Church -- Colombia -- Administration -- 18th Century
Education -- Colombia -- 18th Century

Type: Pamphlet
Language: Spanish
Format: JPG
PDF - Color
Donor: Helguera, J. León
Collection: Helguera, J. León Collection
Institution: Vanderbilt University
Accession Number: NA
Record Number: 650