Viceroyalty

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A viceroyalty is an entity headed by a viceroy.wikipedia
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Viceroy

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A viceroyalty is an entity headed by a viceroy. The administration over the vast territories of the Spanish Empire was carried out by viceroys, who became governors of an area, which was considered not as a colony but as a province of the empire, with the same rights as any other province in Peninsular Spain.
A viceroy's territory may be called a viceroyalty, though this term is not always applied.

New Spain

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Viceroyalty of New Spain
It was officially created on 8 March 1535 as a viceroyalty (Spanish: virreinato), the first of four viceroyalties Spain created in the Americas.

Viceroyalty of the Río de la Plata

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Viceroyalty of the Río de la Plata
The Viceroyalty of the Río de la Plata (Virreinato del Río de la Plata, also called Viceroyalty of the River Plate in some scholarly writings) was the last to be organized and also the shortest-lived of the Viceroyalties of the Spanish Empire in America.

Viceroyalty of New Granada

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Viceroyalty of New Granada

New France

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*Viceroyalty of New France

Portuguese Empire

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In the scope of the Portuguese Empire, the term "Viceroyalty of Brazil" is also occasionally used to designate the colonial State of Brazil, in the historic period while its governors had the title of "Viceroy".

Viceroyalty of Brazil

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In the scope of the Portuguese Empire, the term "Viceroyalty of Brazil" is also occasionally used to designate the colonial State of Brazil, in the historic period while its governors had the title of "Viceroy".

State of Brazil

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In the scope of the Portuguese Empire, the term "Viceroyalty of Brazil" is also occasionally used to designate the colonial State of Brazil, in the historic period while its governors had the title of "Viceroy".

Monarchy of Spain

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The viceroyalty was a local, political, social, and administrative institution, created by the Spanish monarchy in the 15th century, for ruling in its overseas territories.

Spanish Empire

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The administration over the vast territories of the Spanish Empire was carried out by viceroys, who became governors of an area, which was considered not as a colony but as a province of the empire, with the same rights as any other province in Peninsular Spain.

Peninsular Spain

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The administration over the vast territories of the Spanish Empire was carried out by viceroys, who became governors of an area, which was considered not as a colony but as a province of the empire, with the same rights as any other province in Peninsular Spain.

Viceroyalty of Peru

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Viceroyalty of Peru

Lord Lieutenant of Ireland

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* The representative of the British executive in Ireland from the Williamite period until independence was known as the Viceroy of Ireland.

British Raj

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*British Raj, which was governed by a Governor-General and Viceroy, commonly shortened to "Viceroy of India".

Governor-General of India

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*British Raj, which was governed by a Governor-General and Viceroy, commonly shortened to "Viceroy of India".

Louisiana (New Spain)

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Louisiana (Luisiana) was the name of an administrative district of the Viceroyalty of New Spain from 1763 to 1801 that consisted of territory west of the Mississippi River basin, plus New Orleans.

Argentina

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Argentina rose as the successor state of the Viceroyalty of the Río de la Plata, a Spanish overseas viceroyalty founded in 1776.

Guatemala

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Most of the country was conquered by the Spanish in the 16th century, becoming part of the viceroyalty of New Spain.

History of rodeo

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The events spread throughout the Viceroyalty of New Spain and was found at fairgrounds, racetracks, fiestas, and festivals in nineteenth century southwestern areas that now comprise the United States.

List of governors of Portuguese India

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The following is a list of rulers during the history of Portuguese India as a viceroyalty or governorship.

Governorate General of Brazil

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A governorate was equivalent in status to a viceroyalty, though the title viceroy didn't come into use until the early 18th century.

Francisco de Toledo

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He brought stability to a tumultuous viceroyalty of Spain and enacted administrative reforms which changed the character of Spanish rule and the relationship between the indigenous Native Americans of the Andes and their Spanish overlords.

Kiev Viceroyalty

Kiev Viceroyalty was created in the process of the Catherine's reform initiated by hers November 7, 1775 edict when the new administrative unit namestnichestvo (viceroyalty) was introduced.

Paraguayan War

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Historian Pelham Horton Box writes: "Imperial Spain bequeathed to the emancipated Spanish-American nations not only her own frontier disputes with Portuguese Brazil, but problems which had not disturbed her, relating to the exact boundaries of her own viceroyalties, captaincies general, audiencias and provinces."