Mining

Mendoza, Gaspar Domingo de (gobernador). Bando announcing departure of expedition to gather salt in las salinas.

Serial Number
275-00639
Title
Mendoza, Gaspar Domingo de (gobernador). Bando announcing departure of expedition to gather salt in las salinas.
Author(s)
Mendoza, Gaspar Domingo de (Gobernador)
Date
07-27-1740
Documentation
Santa Fe. July 27, 1740. 2 pages. Bando. Original. Signed. Dcn July 31, 1740.
Summary
(thoric cederstrom) (1980)
Persons
Mendoza, Gaspar Domingo de (Gobernador)
Garcia de Mora, Juan (Alcalde Mayor - Santa Cruz)
Guerrero, Francisco (Alcalde Mayor - Taos)
Places
Santa Fe
Taos
Santa Cruz
Pecuries
First Location
AZU Film 2182 rl. 07 fr. 1062-1063.
Original Location
SANM, Santa Fe, Span.Arch. 1621-1821, rl. 007 ff. 1062-1063.
Other Location
UNM-Zimmerman Library.
Language
Spanish
Notes
Twitchell Vol. II, no. 0436. Copy two of previous bando.
Batch Reference Number
8618
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Mendoza
Garcia de Mora
Guerrero
Beginning Date Month
July
Beginning Date (repacked)
07-27-1740
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/8356
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
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Mendoza, Gaspar Domingo de (gobernador). Bando announcing departure of expedition to gather salt in las salinas.

Serial Number
275-00638
Title
Mendoza, Gaspar Domingo de (gobernador). Bando announcing departure of expedition to gather salt in las salinas.
Author(s)
Mendoza, Gaspar Domingo de (Gobernador)
Date
07-27-1740
Documentation
Santa Fe. July 27, 1740. 2 pages. Bando. Original. Signed. Dcn July 31, 1740.
Summary
(thoric cederstrom) (1980)
Persons
Mendoza, Gaspar Domingo de (Gobernador)
Gonsales, Juan (Alcalde Mayor)
Albtres de Castillo, Juan Miguel
Places
Santa Fe
Alburquerque
La Laguna
Galisteo
Acoma
First Location
AZU Film 2182 rl. 07 fr. 1060-1061.
Original Location
SANM, Santa Fe, Span.Arch. 1621-1821, rl. 007 ff. 1060-1061.
Other Location
UNM-Zimmerman Library.
Language
Spanish
Notes
Twitchell Vol. II, no. 0435. Table of contents of microfilm note there are two copies.
Batch Reference Number
8617
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Mendoza
Gonsales
Albtres de Castillo
Beginning Date Month
July
Beginning Date (repacked)
07-27-1740
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/8355
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
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Vargas, Diego de. Report on the extremities in which the settlers find themselves.

Serial Number
275-00141
Title
Vargas, Diego de. Report on the extremities in which the settlers find themselves.
Author(s)
Vargas, Diego de (Gobernador)
Date
03-28-1696
Documentation
Santa Fee. March 28, 1696. 21 pages. Letter. Original. Signed.
Summary
Diego de Vargas informs the viceroy of the precarious among the natives; the settler population has been decimated by an epidemic, with the loss of Vital personnel such as soldiers, and others of frontier experience; there are insufficient domestic animals for the working of the land, resulting in great hardship for the residents, making them susceptible to sickness; the discovery of a metal deposit, hoped to attract immigrants, has produced disappointing results. (Lloyd Kendall) (1980)
Persons
Vargas, Diego de (Gobernador)
Vargas, Francisco de (Fray, Padre Custodio)
Fernandez de la Fuentte, Juan (Capitan)
Saez de Tagle, Luis
Velazquez de la Cadena, Pedro (Capitan)
Morales, Francisco de
Orttega Monttunes, Juan de (Virrey)
Places
Acoma (Penol)
Santa Cruz (Villa Nueva)
San Lazaro (Pueblo)
San Xptobal (Pueblo)
Sombrerete
Zacatecas
La Europa
El Parral
Santa Fee (Villa)
El Passo (Pueblo)
Ethnic Groups
Theguas
Thanos
Queres
Xemes
Zunis
Moquinos
Janos
First Location
AZU Film 2182 rl. 02 fr. 0504-0524.
Original Location
SANM, Santa Fe, Span.Arch. 1621-1821, rl. 002 ff. 0504-0524.
Other Location
UNM-Zimmerman Library.
Language
Spanish
Notes
Twitchell Vol. II, no. *.
Batch Reference Number
8828
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Vargas
Vargas
Fernandez de la Fuentte
Saez de Tagle
Velazquez de la Cadena
Morales
Orttega Monttunes
Beginning Date Month
March
Beginning Date (repacked)
03-28-1696
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/16359
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Vargas, Diego de to Ortega Montonez, Juan de (viceroy). Letter to viceroy explaining lack of supplies in certain missions.

Serial Number
275-00140
Title
Vargas, Diego de to Ortega Montonez, Juan de (viceroy). Letter to viceroy explaining lack of supplies in certain missions.
Author(s)
Vargas, Diego de (Gobernador)
Date
03-28-1696
Documentation
Santa Fe. March 28, 1696. 21 pages. Letter. Original. Signed.
Summary
Diego de Vargas writes to viceroy transmitting facts concerning lack of supplies (agricultural and military) in certain missions and presidios. The information comes from fray Francisco Vargas' letters. He explains situation of families and lack of proper tools for irrigation and sewing crops. He describes certain metal assays he has done which have possibility of being lucrative. He closes by reafirming the immediacy of the need for delivery of arms and munitions. (John Zilboorg) (1980)
Persons
Vargas, Diego de (Gobernador)
Vargas, Francisco de (OFM)
Fernandez, Juan (Capitan)
Saez de Tagle, Luiz (Ministro de Campo)
Velazquez, Pedro (Capitan General)
Ortega Montonez, Juan de (Virrey)
Places
Teguas (Pueblo)
Santa Cruz (Villa)
San Lazaro (Pueblo)
San Christobal (Pueblo)
Zacatecas (Pueblo)
Sombrenete (Pueblo)
San Francisco de Morales (Pueblo)
Paso (Pueblo)
Santa Fe
Ethnic Groups
Zunis
Moquinos
Tlatonenos
First Location
AZU Film 2182 rl. 02 fr. 0504-0524.
Original Location
SANM, Santa Fe, Span.Arch. 1621-1821, rl. 002 ff. 0504-0524.
Other Location
UNM-Zimmerman Library.
Language
Spanish
Notes
Twitchell Vol. II, no. *.
Batch Reference Number
8322
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Vargas
Vargas
Fernandez
Saez de Tagle
Velazquez
Ortega Montonez
Beginning Date Month
March
Beginning Date (repacked)
03-28-1696
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/16358
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
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Jironsa Petris de Crusate, Domingo (gobernador). Testimony, charges and sentencing of eight Piros Indians for apostasy and trying to go to New Mexico. Sentence each to four years labor-personal service in silver mines.

Serial Number
275-00073
Title
Jironsa Petris de Crusate, Domingo (gobernador). Testimony, charges and sentencing of eight Piros Indians for apostasy and trying to go to New Mexico. Sentence each to four years labor-personal service in silver mines.
Author(s)
Jironsa Petris de Crusate, Domingo (Gobernador)
Date
01-20-1684
Date
03-06-1684
Documentation
El Paso. January 20, 1684. 45 pages. Diligencias. Original. Signed. Dct January 20, 1684 - March 6, 1684.
Summary
(R. Davis) (1980)
Persons
Jironsa Petris de Crusate, Domingo (Gobernador)
Madrid, Francisco de (Capitan)
Gomez Robledo, Bartolome (Sargento)
Places
El Paso
Ethnic Groups
Piros
First Location
AZU Film 2182 rl. 21 fr. 0134-0178.
Original Location
SANM, Santa Fe, Span.Arch. 1621-1821, rl. 021 ff. 0134-0178.
Other Location
UNM-Zimmerman Library.
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Jironsa Petris de Crusate
Madrid
Gomez Robledo
Beginning Date Month
January
End Date Month
March
Beginning Date (repacked)
01-20-1684
End Date (repacked)
03-06-1684
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/16291
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Pedro de Bustamente. Sobre el descubrimiento de las minas de Santa Barbara, gobernacion de Diego de Ibarra.

Serial Number
230-00004
Title
Pedro de Bustamente. Sobre el descubrimiento de las minas de Santa Barbara, gobernacion de Diego de Ibarra.
Author(s)
Bustamente, Pedro de (Soldado, Vecino de Carancejas)
Date
05-16-1582
Documentation
Mexico. May 16, 1582. 8p. Transcription.
Summary
Account of an expedition undertaken with Franciscans into the north of Nueva Viscaya. Much ethnographic information of Chichimecos (naked gatherers) and Pueblo Indians (including their architecture, agriculture, animal husbandry, population figures. (R. Perez) (1977)
Persons
Bustamente, Pedro de (Soldado, Vecino de Carancejas)
Ibarra, Diego de (Gobernador)
Rodriguez, Agustin (O.F.M.)
Nunez Cabeza de Baca, Alvar
Sanchez Chamusco, Francisco (Lider del Expedicion)
Gallegos, Hernan (Soldado)
Places
Mexico
Santa Barbola (Minas)
Carancejas)
Cavezon (Valle de)
Santillana
San Gregoria (Valle)
Nueva Viscaya (Provincia)
Conchos (Rio)
Guadalquivir (Rio)
Santo Felipe (Provincia)
Tlascala (Pueblo de Indios)
Castildavid (Pueblo de Indios)
Valleviciosa (Valle)
Llanos de San Francisco
Aguas Zarcas (Ojos de Aguas)
Puaray
Cami (Valle)
Asay (Valle)
Morena (Sierra)
Ethnic Groups
Chichimecas
First Location
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0256
Original Location
CU-BANC. C-B 0840 no. 256
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4380
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Bustamente
Ibarra
Rodriguez
Nunez Cabeza de Baca
Sanchez Chamusco
Gallegos
Beginning Date Month
May
Beginning Date (repacked)
05-16-1582
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/15982
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Don Velasco. Resumen general de los autos sobre noticias, informes y escritos desde 1688 a 1716 sobre la necesidad de poblar la region entre Texas y la movila, etc.

Serial Number
210-00024
Title
Don Velasco. Resumen general de los autos sobre noticias, informes y escritos desde 1688 a 1716 sobre la necesidad de poblar la region entre Texas y la movila, etc.
Author(s)
Don Velasco
Date
11-30-1716
Documentation
Mexico. November 30, 1716. Copy. Photostat.
Summary
Review of colonization, missionization of Provincia de Texas from time of Alonso de Leon to 1716. Texas, Caodaches Indians described as mas politica in province, sowing many crops. Population of area estimated to be un million. Indian groups between Coahuila and the land of Texas Indians listed (See 201). Texas Indians belief in afterlife briefly described. Missionaries claimes that early soldiers set bad example for Texas Indians, mistreating them and stealing their women. Franciscan missionary efforts delineated. Texas disatisfaction with Spaniards, abandonment of missions in 1693 noted. French trade with Indians mentioned. Texas Indians had 11 pueblos, chocta (choctaw) Indians outside of Movila had 32, Nache Indians had 11. Flora, fauna, agriculture of eastern Texas described, where Indians caultibando la tierra con las quixadas de los benados. Indians live in wooden houses, sleep on raised beds and farm en Comun. Indian enemies of Texas- Apaches, Yojuanes, Cubipanes, Canas- noted. Absence of pulgue, otras bebidas, but presnece of Peyote among Texas Indians mentioned. Province continually described as very fertile. Indian use of wild fruits, walnuts, acorns noted. Lead mines near Texas Indians mentioned. Force of 60 soldiers needed for conquest, colonization of Texas, to be gathered from other presidios of Nueva Vizcaya. Apparently, fiscal doesn't think much of idea. Excellent summary of early Texas history, including Leon, Ramon entradas. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons
Leon, Alonso de (Capitan)
Ramon, Domingo (Capitan)
San Denis, Luis de (French Soldier, Explorer)
Jalou, Medar (French Explorer)
Velasco
Places
Espiritu Santo (Bahia)
Movila (French Settlement)
San Marcos (Rio)
San Francisco de los Texas (Mision)
Rojo (Rio)
San Juan (French Fort)
Coahuila (Provincia)
Casas Grandes (Presidio)
Paso (Presidio)
Nuevo Mexico (Presidio)
Conchos (Presidio)
Gallo (Presidio)
Pasaje (Presidio)
Cerrogordo (Presidio)
Sinaloa (Presidio)
Santa Catharina (Presidio)
San Juan Bautista del Rio Grande (Presidio)
Coahuila (Presidio)
Ethnic Groups
Texas
Franceses
Caodaches
Alasapas
Jacaguintes
Panchagues
Mescales
Apaches
Yojuanes
Cubipanes
Canas
Naches
Chactas
Natchitoches
Yoricas
Chomenes
Sanaques
Sanaianes
Apus
Pantalbes
Paaces
Patcales
Papanacas
Chaguanes
Payavanes
Patabos
Sanpanales
Paquachiamos
Putaays
Manicos
Gerezs
Atajals
Tilpayays
Cabias
Semomanes
Saraguames
Pulacmanes
Asaus
Toaas
Tohos
Emaus
Cabas
Sanpanasus
Apaixames
Manames
Meruanes
Nasonites
Nateaus
Yatas
Nachetoos
Natsoos
Patsanes
Paachiques
Chaguatapas
First Location
TXU, Tex. Hist. Ctr. Arch. S. Fran. El grande 2q248 835 v. 008 pp. 126-163
Original Location
BNM, Mexico, Arch. S. Fran. El Grande
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4645
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Leon
Ramon
San Denis
Jalou
Beginning Date Month
November
Beginning Date (repacked)
11-30-1716
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/15944
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
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Luis de San Denis. Documents concerning San Denis' journey thru Texas.

Serial Number
210-00015
Title
Luis de San Denis. Documents concerning San Denis' journey thru Texas.
Author(s)
San denis, Luis de
Date
00-00-1713
Date
00-00-1715
Documentation
Mexico. 1713-1715. Copy. Photostat.
Summary
San Denis authorized by French authorities in Louisiana to travel to Texas to buy livestock (9/12/1713). He and 24 French canadians go from Louisiana to presidio del Norte. Capitan Ramon sends Frenchmen to Mexico City. Spaniards take San Denis' declaracion of his journey, noting his encounters with various Indian groups, especially Texas Indians (6/6/1715). Fiscal (8/15/1715) informs virrey of situation, implying that San Denis is French Spy. Junta de guerra (8/22/1715) discusses French threat and recommends reestablishment of missions among Texas Indians. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons
San Denis, Luis de (French Soldier, Explorer)
Rivera, Ramon de la (Capitan del Norte Presidio)
Bernardino (Gobernador of Asinay Indians)
Hidalgo, Francisco (Fray) (OFM)
Urrutia, Joseph (Capitan)
Ramon, Diego (Capitan de San Juan Bautista Presidio)
Salinas Varaona, Gregorio de (Capitan de Galvez Presidio)
Places
Louisiana (Luiciana)(Provincia)
Movila
San Juan (French Fort)
Mississippi (Rio)
Rojo (Rio)
Grande del Norte (Rio)
Navenacho (Asinay Pueblo)
Nacao (Asinay Pueblo)
Namidi (Asinay Pueblo)
Nacocodoch (Asinay Pueblo)
Ainay (Asinay Pueblo)
Nadococo (Asinay Pueblo)
Nasony (Asinay Pueblo)
Nacitos (Asinay Pueblo)
Nachoos (Asinay Pueblo)
CadOjedacho (Asinay Pueblo)
Asinay (Cabecera Of Asinay Nacion)
Mississippi (Rio)
Paspaugula (Indian Pueblo)
Bilocsialiades (Indian Pueblo)
Santa Maria de Galvez (Pensacola) (Presidio)
San Juan Bautista del Rio del Norte (Presidio)
Movila
Ethnic Groups
Franceses
Tonicas
Nachitoches
Asinays
Texas
Naches
First Location
TXU, Tex. Hist. Ctr. Arch. S. Fran. El grande 2q248 835 v. 008 pp. 026-044
Original Location
BNM, Mexico, Arch. S. Fran. El Grande
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4640
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
San Denis
Rivera
Bernardino
Hidalgo
Urrutia
Ramon
Salinas Varaona
Beginning Date (repacked)
1713
End Date (repacked)
1715
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/15935
ISO 369-1 Language code
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ISO 369-3 Language code
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Geografia del rio de Acapaneta al Rio Yaqui.

Serial Number
190-00009
Title
Geografia del rio de Acapaneta al Rio Yaqui.
Date
11-19-1772
Documentation
Mexico. November 19, 1772. 12p. Informe. Copy.
Summary
A succinct geographical description of the important economic, agricultural and mining regions from the Rio de acapaneta to the Rio Yaqui, or Culiacan, Sinaloa, and Ostimuri. Special emphasis is given to which mines are productive. (G. Miller) (1977)
Persons
Vizearra, Xavier de (Marques de Panuco)
Places
Culiacan
Sinaloa
Sonora
Acaponeta (Rio)
Tubac
San Xavier del Bac
Gila (Rio)
Morcorito (Rio)
San Sebastian
San Xavier
San Ignacio
Lipanes
Rosario (Mina)
Parres (Mina)
Copala (Mina)
Plomosa (Mina)
Corala (Mina)
Palo Blanco (Mina)
Guadalupe (Mina)
El Caxon (Mina)
Panuco (Mina)
Cadereita
Fuerte (Villa)
Alamos
Fararan
Satac
Bacayopa
Zapote
San Juan
Arizona
San Jose de las Cruces
Moncerate
Tajos
Agua Caliente
Molinos
Carcanios
Surntato
Mayo (Rio)
Yaqui (Rio)
Ostimiri
Trinidad (Mina)
Chico (Rio)
Concepcion
Guadalupe
San Antonio
Candelaria del Soria
Potrero Tacupeto
Quimanazorra
Milpillas
Yaqui (Rio)
Sonora (Valle)
Santa Ana (Valle)
Tepache (Valle)
San Miguel de Horcasitas
San Carlos de Buenavista
Altar
Tubac
Terrenate (Antigua Corodehuachi)
San Antonio de la Huerta
Ventana (Mina)
San Miguel (Mina)
San Francisco de Carrizal (Mina)
Nacatabori (Mina)
Tombari (Mina)
Bacuahchi (Mina)
Taconubari (Mina)
Nacosari (Mina)
Chinapa (Mina)
Bauschuca (Mina)
Bacamuchi (Mina)
Babicanora (Mina)
Montepore (Mina)
Marape (Mina)
Opodepe (Mina)
Nacameri (Mina)
San Jose de Gracia (Mina)
Saracachi (Mina)
Aguagey Aygain (Mina)
Ethnic Groups
Tepocas
Mausos
Apaches
First Location
Bibl. Nac., Madrid. Ms. 19266 fol. 0246
Original Location
BNE, Madrid, Ms. 19266 ff. 0246
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4776
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Vizearra
Beginning Date Month
November
Beginning Date (repacked)
11-19-1772
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/15914
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
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Juan Baptista de Anza al senor don Juan de Pineda. Sobre actividades contra los Seris, Pimas y Apaches.

Serial Number
180-00012
Title
Juan Baptista de Anza al senor don Juan de Pineda. Sobre actividades contra los Seris, Pimas y Apaches.
Author(s)
Anza, Juan Baptista de (Capitan)
Date
10-31-1770
Documentation
Sombrerete. October 31, 1770. 3p. Letter. Transcription.
Summary
Regarding a 28 day expedition- only killed 4 Seris; encountered very few Pimas (some 10 families living in pairs, and very frightened of the troops); found some Piatos in the canyon el Diablo y Loreto, killed 2 men and 2 women; used Suaquis as guides. Also notes a placer strike at Nacameri. Asks for the total restitution of forces at Tubac and Terrenate, or at least 50 soldiers that are badly needed in campaigns against Apaches. (R. Perez) (1977)
Persons
Anza, Juan Baptista de (Capitan)
Pineda, Juan de (Coronel)
Places
Sombrerete (?)
Buenavista (Sierra)
El Diablo y Loreto (Canon)
Nacameri (Pueblo y Canon)
Tubac (Presidio)
Terrenate (Presidio)
Ethnic Groups
Seris
Pimas
Piatos
Suaquis
Apaches
First Location
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0231
Original Location
BN, Mexico, Leg. 0053
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4365
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Anza
Pineda
Beginning Date Month
October
Beginning Date (repacked)
10-31-1770
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/15902
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
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