These records document changes in the regulations of the Manila Galleons from the
Real Tribunal y Consulado de Manila to the formation of the Real Compania de Filipinas. Many deal
specifically with trade between Mexico and the Philippine Islands and Asia. The correspondence is
chiefly between the Philippines and Spain, but gives good reportage on incidents in Mexico. The
principal correspondent is Baltasar Doncel, Consulado for Manila.
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