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Mesoamerican Codices

The University Libraries' Mesoamerican codices collection consists of high quality facsimiles held in Special Collections, mass published facsimiles found on our shelves, early microfilm proxies of originals, and scholarly interpretations.


Huamelulpan: Also known as Tulane

Huejotzingo (Huexotzinco)

Huexotzinco Codex, 1531

An online facsimile from the Library of Congress. The Huexotzinco Codex is an eight-sheet document on amatl, a pre-European paper made in Mesoamerica. It is a part of the testimony in a legal case against representatives of the colonial government in Mexico, ten years after the Spanish conquest in 1521.

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