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Calicoes, manufactured in Mexico, III, 461.
History of the discovery of that province, II, 3.0—Its climate, II, 326–Its mountains, ibid.—Its pearls, II, 328—Settlements formed there by the Jesuits, II, 330– Tribes who inhabit it, II, 331—Its villages II, 333—Its mines, III, 128. California, (Gulph of) geographical position of several, points of its coast, I, lviii. Californians, their divinities, II, 331. Calle, (Juan Diaz de) memoir presented by him to Philip IV. II, 109. (*)—His researches respecting the invention of amalgamation, III, 254. Calle, (second) to what year that period corresponds, II, 18 (*).
oV this country by Chappe, Doz, and Velasquez, I, lii—
Camacho, (Don Josef) his voyage to New California, I,
XC111, Camargo, (Diego Muñoz) his manuscript work on Mexico. II, 74. Camburi, species of banana, II, 417. Camels, introduced into Peru, IV, 14. Camotes, see Batates. Campomanes, his calculations respecting the quantity of gold and silver imported into Spain, III, 389. Canary, (Islands) their gross revenue, IV, 241—Their territorial extent and population, IV, ibid. Candles, (war) amount imported into Vera Cruz in 1802, IV, 35 ; in 1803, IV, 45. Cane, (sugar) its cultivation in Mexico, III. 2—Carried on without negroes, III, 8—Its produce, III, 11—See also Plants and Vegetables. Canizares, (Joze) his map of California, I., lxxxi. Cannons cast at Manilla, and transported to Vera Cruz, IV, 21.
Cañon de los Wireyes, gallery of the Desague de Huehuetoca,
Castillo (Christophe de) a baptised Indian, author of a manuscript on the History of Mexico, II, 74 (*). Cattle (Horned) in Mexico, III, 48—See also Zoology. Catorce district of mines, II, 283; III, 120–Its description, III, 209. Causeways leading to Mexico, II, 47—Celaya, Town, II, 207. Cempoalla, chief place of the Totonacs, II, 263. Ceralvo (Marquis de) Viceroy of Mexico, II, 114. Cegars (Manufactory of) at Queretaro, III, 466. Cerealia of the Old Continent unknown in America before the arrival of the Spaniards, II, 451—Region suitable to them, II, 453—Watering which they require, II, 457Riches of the harvests, II, 461—Average produce of wheat, II, 462—Amount of harvest in New Spain, II, 469—Comparison of the average produce with that of other countries, II, 475–Average price of wheat, II, 481–Quality of grain in New Spain, II, 482—Does not preserve long, II, 483. Ceremony (Religious) celebrated at the time of the introduction of vaccination, I, l 14. Cerro de la Cruz, Mexican pyramid, II, 196. Cervantes (Don Miguel) professor of Botany at Mexico, I, 215—His mineralogical collection ibid, II, 51 (*). Cevalles (Don Ciriaco) explored the coast of New Santander, I, 83. Chagre (River of) was proposed for the establishment of a communication between the two oceans, I, 29. Chairs, quantity imported into Mexico in 1803, IV, 45. Chalchiuhuecan, old denomination of the shore of Vera Cruz, II, 254. Chalco (Lake of) See Xochimilco. Champoton river on the banks of which the Campeachy wood is cut down, II, 247. Chanate, mountains, II, 285.
Chapala, Lake, I, 73.
Chinese, cast so named in Mexico, I, 144. Chladni (M.)—His memoirs on the meteoric iron of Mexico, IH, 298. (*). Choco (Province of)—Gold and silver produced in it, III, 382 to 392—State in which this province is, III, 386. Cholula, a town of the intendancy of Puebla—Its population, II, 198—Its manufactures, III, 461. Cholula (Pyramid of)—Its dimensions, II, 193; compared with those of Egypt, with the monument of Belus, and the Teocallis of Teotihuacan, II, 194 (*) Chonos (Archipelago of the) visited by the ‘Indians of Chiloe, IV, 286. Chota, mines, III, 344. Chovell (M. de)—Information furnished by him to the author respecting the direction of the mountains of Mexico, I, boxxviii—His labours respecting the mercury mines of this country, III, 300. Chunu preparation of the potatoe, II, 496. Churultecal, a name given to the town of Cholula by Cortez, II, 201. Cibola, a fabulous town, II, 324. Cicimecs, a wandering tribe to the north of Mexico, I, 12. Cicuic, a town of Mexico, III, 298 (*). Cider, amount imported into Vera Cruz in 1802, IV, 34. Cieca (Pedro de) Leon—His account of the wealth of Potosi, III, 364. Cienega de Arjonec Y marshes in the environs of Vera Cruz, Cienega Botacaria IV, 156. * £innabar—See Mercury. Cinaloa, province, HI, 297. cinaloa, town, II, 305. Cinnamon, amount imported into Vera Cruz in 1802. IV, 35 ; in 1803, IV, 46. Civilization—Progress which it has made among the whites of Mexico, I, 211. Citlaltepetl, one of the highest summits of the Cordillera of