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Title: Otro encima. Al que ha hablado de la Compañia de Jesus
Creator: Un cachaco
Publication Info: Popayán : Imprenta de la Universidad, July 02, 1850.
Physical Details: 31 x 21 5/10 cm

Summary: Signed by a "cachaco" (coloquial term for someone from Bogotá) this poem laments the expulsion of the Jesuits, listing the virtues of the order.
Historical Notes: As in many other liberalizing nations of the 18th and 19th Century, the Jesuits had a tumultuous relationship with the Colombian Government. The Jesuits were expelled under colonial rule in 1773, then brought back briefly in 1842 by the Conservative-led government after the War of the Supremes in order to educate indigenous peoples and restore moral order to society. President José Hilario López later expelled them again in 1850. The people of Popayán welcomed the Jesuits and wrote to support them when López first considered their expulsion. The largest Jesuit mission school was located in Popayán. Salcedo Martínez, Jorge Enrique. Las vicisitudes de los jesuitas en Colombia: hacia una historia de la Compañía de Jesús, 1844-1861. Bogotá: Editorial Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, 2014.

Subject(s): Jesuits -- Colombia -- History -- 19th century
Jesuits -- Missions -- Colombia -- History -- 19th century
Church and state -- Colombia -- History -- 19th century
Cauca (Colombia : Department) -- History -- 19th century
Related Items in the Collection: Contestación al libelo titulado "maldición de Dios"

Type: Broadside
Language: Spanish
Format: JPG
PDF - Color
Donor: Helguera, J. León
Collection: Helguera, J. León Collection
Institution: Vanderbilt University
Accession Number: B00442
Record Number: 432