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Declaracion del sargento Bartolome Gomez Robledo sobre una mina de azogue en la region de Zuni.

Serial Number
040-00308
Title
Declaracion del sargento Bartolome Gomez Robledo sobre una mina de azogue en la region de Zuni.
Author(s)
Gomez Robledo, Bartolome (Sgto.)
Date
08-09-1691
Documentation
El Paso. August 9, 1691. Pp. 57-59. Mimeogr. Transcr. Orig. Sgnd. Typesc. Ms.
Summary
More information on the Zuni Quicksilver mine, this account given by sargent Bartolome Gomez Robledo. He reports its location and potential for exploration. (C. Briggs) (1975)
Persons
Gomez Robledo, Bartolome (Sgto.)
Vargas, Diego de
Guzman, Luis de
Otermin, Antonio de
Munoz, Jacinto
Romero, Bartolome
Places
Zuni (Provincia)
Moqui (Provincia)
San Miguel
Oraybe
Santa Fee
Acoma
El Paso
Ethnic Groups
Zunis
First Location
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0432
Original Location
AGN, Mexico, Historia, Leg. 0037
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
1595
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Gomez Robledo
Vargas
Guzman
Otermin
Munoz
Romero
Beginning Date Month
August
Beginning Date (repacked)
08-09-1691
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/3878
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Declaracion de Antonio de zisneros sobre una mina de azogue los Moquis.

Serial Number
040-00307
Title
Declaracion de Antonio de zisneros sobre una mina de azogue los Moquis.
Author(s)
Zisneros, Antonio de
Date
08-08-1691
Documentation
El Paso. August 8, 1691. Pp. 55-57. Mimeogr. Transcr. Orig. Sgnd. Typesc. Ms.
Summary
De Vargas presents the account of the Moqui quicksilver mine given by Antonio de Zisneros. Zisneros was born in Zuni, and during his childhood had asked the Zuni returning from the mine from whence they had obtained the silver. The mine was said to be atop a prominent hill in Moqui province, and one half day was consumed in both ascending and descending the hill. On top was a cave which contained the quicksilver ore. (C. Briggs) (1975)
Persons
Zisneros, Antonio de
Vargas, Diego de
Luzero de Godoy, Juan
Places
Oraybi
San Lorenzo
Zuni (Provincia)
El Paso
Ethnic Groups
Zunis
Hopis
First Location
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0432
Original Location
AGN, Mexico, Historia, Leg. 0037
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
1596
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Zisneros
Vargas
Luzero de Godoy
Beginning Date Month
August
Beginning Date (repacked)
08-08-1691
Type
Text
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uadc://masterindex/3877
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Juan lucero de godoy. Declaracion sobre una mina cerca de San Miguel, trabajada por los indios Moquis.

Serial Number
040-00306
Title
Juan lucero de godoy. Declaracion sobre una mina cerca de San Miguel, trabajada por los indios Moquis.
Author(s)
Luzero de Godoy, Juan
Date
08-08-1691
Documentation
El Paso. August 8, 1691. Orig. Sgnd. Typesc. Ms.
Summary
Godoy tells all he knows concerning the presence of Vermillion in New Mexico. He reports a mine or a hill near San Miguel de Orayabe (orabi) where the Moquis leave in the morning and return at night loaded down with the substance. He recommends a means by which the mine might be secured and worked. (C. Briggs) (1975)
Persons
Luzero de Godoy, Juan
Zisneros, Antonio de
Ladron, Pedro de
Aguilar, Alfonso Raul de
Vargas, Diego
Cerda Sandoval Silva y Mendoza, Gaspar de la (Conde de Galve)
Places
San Lorenzo
Santa Fe
Agua (San Bernardo de)
Orayabe (San Miguel de)
Moqui (Provincia)
El Paso
Mexico
Ethnic Groups
Hopis
First Location
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0432
Original Location
AGN, Mexico, Historia, Leg. 0037
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
1594
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Luzero de Godoy
Zisneros
Ladron
Aguilar
Vargas
Cerda Sandoval Silva y Mendoza
Beginning Date Month
August
Beginning Date (repacked)
08-08-1691
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/3876
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Francisco Celanda al Padre Ambrosio Odon. Carta avisando descubrimiento de una mina y donacion a la iglesia.

Serial Number
040-00298
Title
Francisco Celanda al Padre Ambrosio Odon. Carta avisando descubrimiento de una mina y donacion a la iglesia.
Author(s)
Celada, Francisco
Date
03-01-1690
Documentation
Francisco de borja. March 1, 1690. Letter. Original. Signed.
Summary
(J. Erbe) (1978)
Persons
Odon, Ambrosio (Padre)
Celada, Francisco (Padre)
Places
Borja (San Francisco)
First Location
AZTM. Jesuit Hist. Inst. Amer. Div., Tucson. Mf. 06-A-02
Original Location
AGN, Mexico, Jesuitas, Fichero 01-16
Other Location
MOSU. Mf.
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
00004190/JHI
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Odon
Celada
Beginning Date Month
March
Beginning Date (repacked)
03-01-1690
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/3868
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Padre Joseph Neuman. Discusses state of Sisoguichic mision, newly discovered mine and state of affairs in misions of Temalchic and Carihigui.

Serial Number
040-00297
Title
Padre Joseph Neuman. Discusses state of Sisoguichic mision, newly discovered mine and state of affairs in misions of Temalchic and Carihigui.
Author(s)
Neuman, Joseph (Padre)
Date
02-04-1690
Documentation
Sisoguichic. February 4, 1690. 3p. Letter. Original. Signed.
Summary
(J. Erbe) (1978)
Persons
Neuman, Joseph (Padre)
Places
Sisoguichic
Temalchic (Mision)
Carihigui
Ethnic Groups
Tarahumaras
First Location
AZTM. Jesuit Hist. Inst. Amer. Div., Tucson. Mf. J-02-D-09 AGN., Mexico. Misiones Vol. 26, pp. 311-312
Original Location
AGN, Mexico, Misiones, Leg. 0026 ff. 311-312
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
00005412/JHI
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Neuman
Beginning Date Month
February
Beginning Date (repacked)
02-04-1690
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/3867
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Fr. Alonzo de Posadas al rey. Informe sobre la provincia de Nuevo Mexico.

Serial Number
040-00262
Title
Fr. Alonzo de Posadas al rey. Informe sobre la provincia de Nuevo Mexico.
Author(s)
Posadas, A. de (Fray)
Date
1686
Documentation
1686. 22pp. Mimeogr. Typesc. Cpy. Ms.
Summary
The lands and people of New Mexico are described, concentration is mainly on the province of teguijo. The area is placed in geographic relation to California, Texas, and Florida, and special mention is made of the fact that it is frequently confused with Quivira. The peoples are described, especially the Apaches, and the history of Spanish and French explorations into the area is given. (C. Briggs) (1975)
Persons
Posadas, Alonzo de (Fray)
Penalosa, Diego de
Benavides, Alonso de
Onate, Juan de
Escobar, Francisco
Dominguez de Mendoza, Juan
Cerda y Aragon, Tomas Antonio de la (Conde de Paredes) (Marques de la Laguna)
Castillo, Diego de
Martin, Hernan
Places
Quivira (Provincia)
Teguajo (Texas?)
Espiritu Santo (Bahia del)
Santa Fee (Villa de)
Rio Grande
Salado (Rio)
Ethnic Groups
Franceses
Apaches
First Location
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0429
Original Location
AGN, Mexico, Historia, Leg. 0003
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
1587
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Posadas
Penalosa
Benavides
Onate
Escobar
Dominguez de Mendoza
Cerda y Aragon
Castillo
Martin
Beginning Date (repacked)
1686
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/3860
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Reales cedulas y ordenes.

Serial Number
040-00249
Title
Reales cedulas y ordenes.
Date
00-00-1684
Documentation
Madrid. 1684. Cedulas y ordenes. Copies.
Summary
Page 34- to conde de Paredes ordering employment of Armada of Barlovento off coast of Florida to contain piracy. Page 80- to conde of Paredes ordering employment of Armada of Barlovento to remove pirates from Rautan Island. Page 130- to conde of Paredes, advises departure of pirate vessels from Europe and orders their destruction. Page 131- to corregidor de Veracruz, advises departure of pirate ships headed for Americas gives brief description of size, armament etc. Page 236- to corregidor de Veracruz, order against comercial activities with foreigners. Page 272- to conde Paredes requests report on possibility of opening contact with Quivira and tagago nations due to reported wealth in metals, second part orders expedition formed for exploring area as result of report by Vicente Gonzales on great potential of area. Gives brief description of area and location of Indian groups and travel routes. (J. Erbe) (1978)
Persons
Paredes, Conde de
Marques Cabrera, Juan (Gobernador)
Pena Tomas (Capitan)
Braha (Capitan Frances)
Paz, Pedro (Capitan)
Payo Rivera, Francisco (Padre)
Penalosas, Diego
Benavidez, Alonso
Gonzales, Vicente (Piloto Portugues)
Echagaray, Martin (Capitan)
Norona, Tomas (Mulato)
Gonzalez Salazar, Antonio
Places
Florida
Guale (Provincia)
Rautan (Isla)
Fresinga
Veracruz
Havana
Bayana
Trinidad
Cuba
Caracas
Margarita (Isla)
Nuevo Mexico
Santa Fe (Villa)
Tampico
Apalache (Cabo)
Ensenada
Jamaica
Honduras
Barlovento (Islas)
Ethnic Groups
Franceses
Ingleses
Tumanas
Quiviras
Flamencos
Tagagos
Tumanas
Tapies
Aijaos
First Location
AZTM. Jesuit Hist. Inst. Amer. Div., Tucson. Mf. J-02-D-04
Original Location
AGN, Mexico, Historia, Leg. 0299 ff. 385-391
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
00005191/JHI
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Paredes
Marques Cabrera
Pena Tomas
Braha
Paz
Payo Rivera
Penalosas
Benavidez
Gonzales
Echagaray
Norona
Gonzalez Salazar
Beginning Date (repacked)
1684
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/3855
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Padre Juan Ortiz Zapata partido de San Miguel de Oposura from relacion de los misiones que la compania tiene en...el Nueva Vizcaya...1676.

Serial Number
040-00213
Title
Padre Juan Ortiz Zapata partido de San Miguel de Oposura from relacion de los misiones que la compania tiene en...el Nueva Vizcaya...1676.
Author(s)
Ortiz Zapata, Juan (Fray)
Date
00-00-1676
Documentation
N.p. n.d. (1676). Relacion. Transcription.
Summary
1621 inhabitants in Oposura, Cumpas. People both pueblos speak Hore (Opata dialect). Inhabitants Oposura gente ladina because of presence Spanish miners San Juan Bautista 7 leagues away. People work in mines, raise abundant harvests, live in flat-roofed houses, have beautiful 3 Nave church, good religious band. Indication some problem caused by wage work in mines, however. Inhabitants Cumpas much the same. No gentile Indians entire Partido. Geographical locations noted. (T. Sheridan) (1976)
Persons
Martinez, Juan (Padre)
Ortiz Zapata, Juan (Fray)
Places
San Miguel de Oposura
Nuestra Senora de la Assumpcion de Cumpas (Cumupas)
Real de Minas San Juan Bautista
Ethnic Groups
Opatas
First Location
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0265 pp. 0685-0686 Transcpt
Original Location
AGN, Mexico, Misiones, Leg. 0026
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
1913
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Martinez
Ortiz Zapata
Beginning Date (repacked)
1676
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/3827
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
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Padre Juan Ortiz Zapata partido de San Bernabe Cuciguriachic from relacion de los misiones que la compania tiene en...el Nueva Vizcaya, 1676.

Serial Number
040-00207
Title
Padre Juan Ortiz Zapata partido de San Bernabe Cuciguriachic from relacion de los misiones que la compania tiene en...el Nueva Vizcaya, 1676.
Author(s)
Ortiz Zapata, Juan (Fray)
Date
00-00-1676
Documentation
N.p. n.d. (1676). Relacion. Transcription.
Summary
236 families, 881 Indian inhabitants divided among various pueblos. 30 Spaniards at real de minas Saguarichic. Fertility canyon, presence Milpas noted for Cuciguriachic. Devotion recently converted Indians mentioned. Geographical location described. (T. Sheridan) (1976)
Persons
Tarda, Joseph (Padre)
Ortiz Zapata, Juan (Fray)
Places
San Bernabe Cuciguriachic
San Ygnacio Coiachic
San Miguel Nepaheyahic
San Francisco de Saguarichic (Real de Minas)
Ethnic Groups
Tarahumaras
First Location
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0265 pp. 0656-0657 Transcpt
Original Location
AGN, Mexico, Misiones, Leg. 0026
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
1898
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Tarda
Ortiz Zapata
Beginning Date (repacked)
1676
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/3821
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Padre Juan Ortiz Zapata partido de San Andres de Conicari from relacion de los misiones que la compania tiene en...el Nueva Vizcaya...1676.

Serial Number
040-00193
Title
Padre Juan Ortiz Zapata partido de San Andres de Conicari from relacion de los misiones que la compania tiene en...el Nueva Vizcaya...1676.
Author(s)
Ortiz Zapata, Juan (Fray)
Date
19-21-1676
Documentation
N.p. n.d. (1676). Relacion. Transcription.
Summary
1335 inhabitants Conicari, Tepahue, Macoyahui, Batacosa Rancheria, real de minas Redras Verdes. Area ethnic frontier. Some Indians Conicari Mayos, others Conicaris, cahita group speaking own language. Inhabitants Tepahue cahita group who understand cahita but spoke Tepahue. Musical instruments include sackbut (sacabuche). People especially devoted, gather Voluntarily on saturdays to say rosaries. Mentions epidemic which killed many small children. Inhabitants Macoyahui speak Macoyahui (probably other cahita language). Christians but a little rough (toscos), fond of drinking. Pueblos, especially Macoyahui, located in mountains near Rio Mayo. Real de minas Piedras Verdes. 30 inhabitants, including Spaniards-within Partido. (T. Sheridan) (1976)
Persons
Menendez, Antonio (Padre)
Ortiz Zapata, Juan (Fray)
Places
Conicari (San Andres de)
Mayo (Rio)
Tepahue (Assumpcion de)
Batacosa (San Bartolome de)
Macoyahui (Assumpcion de) Piedras Verdes (Real de Minas)
Ethnic Groups
Mayos
Tepahues
Macoyahuis
Conicaris
Cahitas
First Location
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0265 pp. 0705-0707 Transcpt
Original Location
AGN, Mexico, Misiones, Leg. 0026
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
1927
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Menendez
Ortiz Zapata
Beginning Date (repacked)
19-21-1676
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/3807
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