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Antonio de Mendoza

Overview page. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700) — World History.

(c. 1490–1552)

Spanish colonial administrator. He served as the first viceroy of New Spain (which centred on present-day Mexico City) from 1535 to 1550, and did much to improve...

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Antonio de Mendoza

Overview page. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700) — World History.

(c. 1490–1552)

Spanish colonial administrator. He served as the first viceroy of New Spain (which centred on present-day Mexico City) from 1535 to 1550, and did much to improve...

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Mendoza, Antonio de (1490–1552)

Edited by Anne Kerr and Edmund Wright.

in A Dictionary of World History

January 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: World History. 59 words.

He served as the first viceroy of New Spain (which centred on present-day Mexico City) from 1535 to 1550, and did much to improve relations between Spaniards and American Indians, fostering...

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Mendoza, Antonio de (1490–1552)

Edited by GORDON CAMPBELL.

in The Oxford Dictionary of the Renaissance

January 2003; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 145 words.

(1490–1552),

The first of the 64 viceroys of New Spain. He was born into a noble family in

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Mendoza, Antonio de (c. 1490–1552)

Edited by Edmund Wright.

in A Dictionary of World History

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: World History. 58 words.

(c. 1490–1552)

Spanish colonial administrator. He served as the first viceroy of New Spain (which centred on

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Ciudad Mendoza (Veracruz/Mexico)

John Everett-Heath.

in The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names

P ublished online September 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 19 words.

‘Mendoza’s City’ named after Antonio de Mendoza, the first viceroy of New Spain (1535–50).

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Ciudad Mendoza (Veracruz/Mexico)

John Everett-Heath.

in The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names

P ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 18 words.

‘Mendoza's City’ named after Antonio de Mendoza, the first viceroy of New Spain (1535–50).

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Ciudad Mendoza (Veracruz/Mexico)

John Everett-Heath.

in The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names

P ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 18 words.

‘Mendoza's City’ named after Antonio de Mendoza, the first viceroy of New Spain (1535–50).

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Marquesas Islands (French Polynesia)

John Everett-Heath.

in The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names

P ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 62 words.

Named by the Spanish explorer Álvaro de Mendaña de Neira in 1595 after his patron, the Marquesa Antonio de Mendoza

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Marquesas Islands (French Polynesia)

John Everett-Heath.

in The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names

P ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 62 words.

Named by the Spanish explorer Álvaro de Mendaña de Neira in 1595 after his patron, the Marquesa Antonio de Mendoza

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Marquesas Islands (French Polynesia)

John Everett-Heath.

in The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names

P ublished online September 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 66 words.

Named by the Spanish explorer Álvaro de Mendaña de Neira in 1595 after his patron, the Marquesa Antonio de Mendoza...

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Mendocino (California/USA)

John Everett-Heath.

in The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names

P ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 18 words.

Named after Antonio de Mendoza (c.1490–1552), the first viceroy of New Spain (Mexico) (1535–50).

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Mendoza (Argentina, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Peru)

John Everett-Heath.

in The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names

P ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 71 words.

1. Argentina: a province and a city founded in 1561 and named either after Antonio de Mendoza (see Mendocino

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Mendocino (California/USA)

John Everett-Heath.

in The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names

P ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 18 words.

Named after Antonio de Mendoza (c.1490–1552), the first viceroy of New Spain (Mexico) (1535–50).

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Mendoza (Argentina, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Peru)

John Everett-Heath.

in The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names

P ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 71 words.

1. Argentina: a province and a city founded in 1561 and named either after Antonio de Mendoza (see mendocino

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Mendocino (California/USA)

John Everett-Heath.

in The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names

P ublished online September 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 21 words.

Named after Antonio de Mendoza (c.1490–1552), the first viceroy of New Spain (Mexico) (1535–50).

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Mendoza (Argentina, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Peru)

John Everett-Heath.

in The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names

P ublished online September 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 77 words.

1. Argentina: a province and a city founded in 1561 and named either after Antonio de Mendoza (see mendocino...

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Vázquez de Coronado, Francisco (c.1510–1554)

Edited by GORDON CAMPBELL.

in The Oxford Dictionary of the Renaissance

January 2003; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 287 words.

(c.1510–1554),

Spanish explorer born in Salamanca who in 1535 travelled in the suite of Antonio de Mendoza

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Mendoza, Codex

Patricia Rieff Anawalt.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Mesoamerican Cultures

January 2001; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of the Americas. 1349 words.

This pictorial document was composed around 1541, apparently at the instigation of Mexico's first viceroy, Don Antonio de Mendoza.

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Francisco Vázquez de Coronado

Overview page. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700).

(c.1510–1554),

Spanish explorer born in Salamanca who in 1535 travelled in the suite of Antonio de Mendoza to Mexico, where he married advantageously and in 1538 became governor of...

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Mendoza, Codex

Overview page. Subjects: History of the Americas.

This pictorial document was composed around 1541, apparently at the instigation of Mexico's first viceroy, Don Antonio de Mendoza. His aim was to acquaint Emperor Charles V with his exotic...

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