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Digest of the Acts and Deliberations of the Cabildo
Traffic Rules

Introduction to the Digest

Subject Book Volume Page Date Description
Traffic Rules 1
85 1/10/1772 Governor: Unzaga; Royal Ensign: De Reggio, Sr. - The Attorney General requests that nobody be allowed to gallop on horseback through the streets of this city, nor the cart-drivers to ride stop their carts lest they be unable to control their animals.
Traffic Rules 3 I 109 6/2/1786 Governor: Miro; Royal Ensign: De Reggio, Sr. - Section 17 of the General City Laws established by Governor Miro provide definite traffic rules covering speeding on horseback or on carts in the city.

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