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Domingo Cabello (gobernador) al comandante general. Barias circunstancias de los undios cumanches orientales.

Serial Number
300-01561
Title
Domingo Cabello (gobernador) al comandante general. Barias circunstancias de los undios cumanches orientales.
Author(s)
Cabello, Domingo (Gobernador)
Date
01-27-1786
Documentation
San Antonio de Bexar (presidio). April 30, 1786. 7p. Repuesta. Original. Signed. Dct January 27, 1786.
Summary
Reply to request concerning intelligence about the eastern Comanches. Notes that they are fierce, and warlike, yet generous with friends. Describes Comanche ceremonies with buffalo hides and tobacco in detail as well as women's roles in these. Also discusses the eastern Comanches trade of captured horses for arms and powder with western Comanches and other tribes. Mentions that their Actual numbers and military strength as well as the number of rancherias are difficult to determine due to their nomadism. Furthermore, Cabello discusses their geographic location and reports the name of some chiefs. Finally there is a discussion of the character of the chiefs and of the Comanches in general, as well as a description of the electoral system of chiefs. (R. Graham) (1980)
Persons
Cabello, Domingo (Gobernador)
Cabeza Rapada (Capitan Comanche)
Camisa de Yerro (Cota de Maya? Capitan Comanche)
El Lobito (Capitan Comanche)
El Sorrillo (Capitan Comanche)
Guinacaraco (Capitan Comanche)
La Boca Partida (Capitan Comanche)
El Espanol (Capitan Comanche)
El Surdo (Capitan Comanche)
El Marco (Capitan Comanche)
El Guayuanguans (Capitan Comanche)
Cota de Maya (Capitan Comanche)
Places
Colorado (Rio)
Nachitos
Misisipi (Rio)
Brazos de Dios (Rio)
Gran Salina (Paraje)
San Antonio de Bexar (Presidio)
Ethnic Groups
Cumanches Orientales
Cumanches Occidentales
Yamparicas
Canses
Guitas
Guirates
Aguaes
Guachitas
Taboayases
First Location
AZU Film 4615 rl. 017 fr. 0417-0420
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Thc-Ba, rl. 017 fr. 0417-0420.
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Cabello
Beginning Date Month
January
Beginning Date (repacked)
01-27-1786
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/2402
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Domingo Cabello to Jose Antonio Rengel. Plans for peace with huaes and new settlement west of Mississippi river.

Serial Number
300-01550
Title
Domingo Cabello to Jose Antonio Rengel. Plans for peace with huaes and new settlement west of Mississippi river.
Author(s)
Cabello, Domingo
Date
12-25-1785
Documentation
Bexar. December 25, 1785. 8p. Letter. Original. Signed.
Summary
Mentions that Huaes have moved 100 leagues down Missuri River and states that they are enemies of Comanches. Also mentions that it is not possible for colonist to encorporate them into their colonies. Furthermore, states that he cannot observe British movements into the area and suggests that Louisiana governor be Charged with that duty. (R. Graham) (1980)
Persons
La Mathe, Nicolas de
Cabello, Domingo
Rengel, Jose Antonio
Places
Texas
Misuri (Rio)
Ya (Rio)
Nache (Rio)
Misisipi (Rio)
Luiciana (Provincia)
Ylioneses
Ethnic Groups
Huaes
Taboayases
Guachitas
Yzcanis
Flechazos
Cumanches
Ingleses
Lipanes
First Location
AZU Film 4615 rl. 017 fr. 0127-0131
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Thc-Ba, rl. 017 fr. 0127-0131
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
La Mathe
Cabello
Rengel
Beginning Date Month
December
Beginning Date (repacked)
12-25-1785
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/2391
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Domingo Cabello to Jose Antonio Rengel. Settlements on the mouths of the Colorado, Brazos and Trinidad rivers.

Serial Number
300-01531
Title
Domingo Cabello to Jose Antonio Rengel. Settlements on the mouths of the Colorado, Brazos and Trinidad rivers.
Author(s)
Cabello, Domingo
Date
10-29-1785
Documentation
Bexar. January 10, 1786. 4p. Letter. Original. Signed. Dct October 29, 1785.
Summary
Concerns choice of site for new settlement. Discusses the need to reconoitre area by land and sea and mentions the capitan Landrin (massacred by Indians in 1779). (R. Graham) (1980)
Persons
Cabello, Domingo
Rengel, Jose Antonio
Gil y Barbo, Antonio (Capitan)
Messieres, Antonio de (Alferes)
Landrin (Capitan)
Places
Bexar
Colorado (Rio) (Desemboque)
Mar del Norte
Natchitos
Texas (Provincia)
Brazos de Dios (Rio)
Trinidad (Rio)
Nueva Orleans
Luisiana
First Location
AZU Film 4615 rl. 017 fr. 0178-0180
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Thc-Ba, rl. 017 fr. 0178-0180.
Notes
Document damaged.
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Cabello
Rengel
Gil y Barbo
Messieres
Beginning Date Month
October
Beginning Date (repacked)
10-29-1785
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/2372
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Peace with comanches.

Serial Number
300-01508
Title
Peace with comanches.
Date
07-12-1785
Date
07-24-1785
Documentation
Nuevo Mexico. 1785 (?). 3p. Extracto. Original. Dct July 12-24, 1785.
Summary
Mentions that Yupes and yamparizos are the only groups opposed to peace. Also discusses alliance with these for war with Apaches. (R. Graham) (1980)
Persons
Cabello, Domingo
Toro Blanco (Capitan)
Places
Napestle (Rio)
Taos (Pueblo)
Nuevo Mexico
Santa Fee (Villa)
San Antonio de Bexar
Ethnic Groups
Cumanches Occidentales
Yupes
Yamparicas (Comanches)
Comanches Orientales
Apaches
First Location
AZU Film 4615 rl. 017 fr. 0150-0151
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Thc-Ba, rl. 017 fr. 0150-0151
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Cabello
Beginning Date Month
July
End Date Month
July
Beginning Date (repacked)
07-12-1785
End Date (repacked)
07-24-1785
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/2349
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Joseph Antonio Rengel to Domingo Cabello. Request for statistical information.

Serial Number
300-01451
Title
Joseph Antonio Rengel to Domingo Cabello. Request for statistical information.
Author(s)
Rengel, Joseph Antonio
Date
02-15-1785
Documentation
Chihuahua. February 18, 1785. 2p. Letter. Original. Signed.
Summary
King requests that every six months the officials send to him information on Weather, crops, and availability of water. (M. Bowman) (1980)
Persons
Rengel, Joseph Antonio
Cabello, Domingo
Places
Chihuahua
First Location
AZU Film 4615 rl. 016 fr. 0430-0431
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Thc-Ba, rl. 016 fr. 0430-0431
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Rengel
Cabello
Beginning Date Month
February
Beginning Date (repacked)
02-15-1785
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/2292
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Domingo Cabello (coronel). Weather in Texas and its effects.

Serial Number
300-01397
Title
Domingo Cabello (coronel). Weather in Texas and its effects.
Author(s)
Cabello, Domingo (Coronel)
Date
05-00-1784
Documentation
San Antonio de Bexar (presidio). December 31, 1785. 3p. noticia. Original. Dct May 1784.
Summary
Discussion of failure of crops. Mentions that sugar Cane, Chile, beans, and corn are the only crops that can be sown in Texas. Due to the extreme heat and drought of 1785 the crops are a failure. Also mentions that cattle are very thin because of lack of corn. (R. Graham) (1980)
Persons
Cabello, Domingo (Coronel)
Places
San Antonio de Bexar (Presidio)
First Location
AZU Film 4615 rl. 017 fr. 0147-0148
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Thc-Ba, rl. 017 fr. 0147-0148.
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Cabello
Beginning Date (repacked)
1784
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/2238
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Domingo Cabello. Monthly cavalry report of Bexar.

Serial Number
300-01382
Title
Domingo Cabello. Monthly cavalry report of Bexar.
Author(s)
Cabello, Domingo (Gobernador)
Date
02-29-1784
Documentation
San Antonio de Bexar. February 29, 1784. 3p. Informe. Original. Signed.
Summary
Reports of snow and icestorms at Bexar causing cattle to die. Mentions news Cabello received from travelers that Lipanes are killing cattle and discusses moves to capture them. (D. Coates) (1980)
Persons
Cabello, Domingo (Gobernador)
Menchaca, Jose (Teniente)
Fernandes, Bernardo (Teniente)
Valdes, Marcelo (Alferez)
Amangual, Francisco (Alferez)
Places
San Antonio de Bexar (Presidio)
San Juan Baptista del Rio Grande (Presidio)
Bahia del Espiritu Santo (Presidio)
San Francisco (Ranchos)
Ethnic Groups
Comanches
Lipanes
First Location
AZU Film 4615 rl. 015 fr. 0771-0774.
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Thc-Ba, rl. 015 fr. 0771-0774.
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
6387
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Cabello
Menchaca
Fernandes
Valdes
Amangual
Beginning Date Month
February
Beginning Date (repacked)
02-29-1784
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/2223
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Domingo Cabello. Monthly cavalry report.

Serial Number
300-01318
Title
Domingo Cabello. Monthly cavalry report.
Author(s)
Cabello, Domingo (Governador)
Date
11-30-1782
Documentation
San Antonio de Bexar (presidio). November 30, 1782. 6p. Informe. Original. Signed.
Summary
Monthly report of activities by the troop at Bexar. Included are descriptions of lands traversed while in search of enemies. (D. Coates) (1980)
Persons
Cabello, Domingo (Governador)
Menchaca, Jose (Teniente)
Fernandez, Bernardo (Teniente)
Valdez, Marcelo (Alferez)
Amangual, Francisco (Alferez)
Places
San Antonio de Bexar (Presidio)
San Juan Baptista del Rio Grande (Presidio)
San Luis del Potosi (Ciudad)
Galban (Monte)
Medina (Rio)
Salado (Arroyo)
Pedernales (Sierra)
Comal (Monte)
First Location
AZU Film 4615 rl. 015 fr. 0226-0229.
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Thc-Ba, rl. 015 fr. 0226-0229.
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
6321
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Cabello
Menchaca
Fernandez
Valdez
Amangual
Beginning Date Month
November
Beginning Date (repacked)
11-30-1782
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/2159
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Domingo Cabello. Monthly report of cavalry at Bexar.

Serial Number
300-01316
Title
Domingo Cabello. Monthly report of cavalry at Bexar.
Author(s)
Cabello, Domingo (Governador)
Date
10-31-1782
Documentation
San Antonio de Bexar (presidio). October 31, 1782. 4p. Informe. Original. Signed.
Summary
Cabello outlines the patrol's movements using geographical names. Intent was to encounter Indians, but only abandoned camp sites and trails were found. Also tells of loss of horses and mules due to a violent Norte. (D. Coates) (1980)
Persons
Cabello, Domingo (Governador)
Menchaca, Jose (Teniente)
Fernandez, Bernardo (Teniente)
Valdes, Marcelo (Alferes)
Amangual, Francisco (Alferes)
Places
San Antonio de Bexar (Presidio)
Medina (Sierras)
Medina (Rio)
San Sabas (Camino)
Guadalupe (Rio)
San Geronimo (Puerto)
El Negro (Puerto)
Los Elotes (Puerto)
El Viexo (Puerto)
First Location
AZU Film 4615 rl. 015 fr. 0191.
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Thc-Ba, rl. 015 fr. 0191.
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
6319
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Cabello
Menchaca
Fernandez
Valdes
Amangual
Beginning Date Month
October
Beginning Date (repacked)
10-31-1782
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/2157
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Domingo Cabello. Compania de cavalleria del real presidio de San Antonio de Bexar.

Serial Number
300-01314
Title
Domingo Cabello. Compania de cavalleria del real presidio de San Antonio de Bexar.
Author(s)
Cabello, Domingo (Coronel)
Date
09-30-1782
Documentation
San Antonio de Bexar. September 30, 1782. 10p. Relacion. Original. Signed.
Summary
Cabello describes troop movements, patrols, and watches for Indians. Also an Indian couple arrives and he learns of wars among tribes from them. Routes taken by troops are described, named, and located by compass points in a few instances. (D. Coates) (1980)
Persons
Cabello, Domingo (Coronel)
Menchaca, Jose (Teniente)
Fernandez, Bernardo (Teniente)
Valdes, Marcelo (Alferez)
Amangual, Francisco (Alferes)
Urrutia, Manuel (Sargento)
Rodriguez, Mariano (Sargento)
Arocha, Simon de
Diego, Domingo
Ramon, Manuel
Ramon, Jazinto
Courbiere, Andres (Interprete)
Gil Ybarbo, (Capitan)
Places
San Juan Baptista del Rio Grande (Presidio)
San Luis del Potosi (Ciudad)
San Antonio de Bexar (Presidio)
San Geronimo (Arroyo)
Medina (Rio)
San Antonio (Rio)
San Rafael (Rancho)
Alarcon (Rio)
San Antonio (Mision)
Piedra (Arroyo)
Oro del Agila (Monte)
Viexo (Puerto)
Elotes (Puerto)
Negro (Puerto)
San Geronimo (Puerto)
Nacodoches
Moncloba (Presidio)
Ethnic Groups
Comanches
Lipanes
Texas
Cadodachos
Guazas
Taguayazes
Taguacanes
Ylioneses
First Location
AZU Film 4615 rl. 015 fr. 0152-0157.
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Thc-Ba, rl. 015 fr. 0152-0157.
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
6317
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Cabello
Menchaca
Fernandez
Valdes
Amangual
Urrutia
Rodriguez
Arocha
Diego
Ramon
Ramon
Courbiere
Gil Ybarbo
Beginning Date Month
September
Beginning Date (repacked)
09-30-1782
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/2155
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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