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Gobernador Manuel Bernal de Huidobro to gobernador Juan Baptista de Belaunzaran letter concerning Yaqui, Mayo rebellion

Serial Number
030-00571
Title
Gobernador Manuel Bernal de Huidobro to gobernador Juan Baptista de Belaunzaran letter concerning Yaqui, Mayo rebellion
Author(s)
Huidobro, Manuel Bernal de (Gobernador)
Date
05-24-1740
Documentation
Loreto. May 24, 1740. Letter. Signed. Transcription.
Summary
States that Yaquis, Mayos, numbering 12 thousand armed men, peaceful, industrious in past (notes work in mines), but now robbing haciendas, ranches surrounding area. Describes several unsuccessful campaigns against them, including capture 30 citizens Villa de Sinaloa, captured in supposedly loyal Pueblo Santa Cruz de Mayo, beaten, turned loose nude on foot. says Sinaloan forces inadequate to contain the sedition. Fears it will spread to Pimas Bajos, Tehuecos. says Sonoran forces tied down Apacheria. Request aid from Nueva Vizcaya, including 300-400 Tarahumara auxiliaries. Yaquis noted more of threat than Mayos. (T. Sheridan) (1976)
Places
Ostimuri (Nestimuri)
Mayo (Rio)
Yaqui (Rio)
Sinaloa (Villa)
Apacheria
Santa Cruz de Mayo
Nueva Vizcaya
Ethnic Groups
Yaquis
Mayos
Pimas Bajas
Tehuecos
Tarahumaras
Guaimas
First Location
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0314 pp. 0001-0006 Transcpt
Original Location
AGI, Sevilla, Aud.Guadalajara, Leg. 0088(67-2-12)
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
1986
UAIR Filtering Fields
Beginning Date Month
May
Beginning Date (repacked)
05-24-1740
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/3487
ISO 369-1 Language code
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Consejo de las indias. Respuesta fiscal perteneciente a la plata en la Pimeria Alta.

Serial Number
030-00566
Title
Consejo de las indias. Respuesta fiscal perteneciente a la plata en la Pimeria Alta.
Date
05-20-1739
Documentation
N.p. May 20, 1739. 15p. Informe. Copy.
Summary
A review, by the lawyer of the council of Indies, of the events transpiring since announcement of discovery of silver in Pimeria Alta area- primarily administrative information; reports that have been sent, when received and current status. (R. Davis) (1977)
Persons
Melgarejo, Ambrosio (Fiscal)
Gomendio, Domingo
Ansa, Juan Baptista de (Capitan)
Places
Pimeria Alta (Provincia)
Sonora (Provincia)
First Location
AZTM. Jesuit Hist. Inst. Amer. Div., Tucson. Mf. J-02-A-05 Pastells Col. Vol. 029, Mexico Vol. 29, pp. 363-378
Original Location
AGI, Sevilla, Aud.Guadalajara, Leg. 0185(67-4-45)
Other Location
Razon y Fe Library, Madrid. Pastells Col. Sevilla, Sec. N. Esp., Vol. 29, Mexico Vol. 29, pp. 363-378 MOSU. Mf. Jesuitica. Pastells Col. rl. 05 V. 29, pp. 363-378
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
00002390/JHI
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Melgarejo
Gomendio
Ansa
Beginning Date Month
May
Beginning Date (repacked)
05-20-1739
Type
Text
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uadc://masterindex/3482
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Juan Antonio de Vizarron y Eguiarreta, archbishop/viceroy testimonios sobre la plata hallado en la Pimeria Alta.

Serial Number
030-00562
Title
Juan Antonio de Vizarron y Eguiarreta, archbishop/viceroy testimonios sobre la plata hallado en la Pimeria Alta.
Author(s)
Vizarron y Eguiarreta, Juan Antonio de (Virrey Archbishop)
Date
09-15-1738
Documentation
Mexico City. September 15, 1738. 22p. Informe. Copy.
Summary
Viceroy Juan Antonio de Vizarron y Eguiarreta relays testimony taken by Audiencia of Guadalajara verifying discovery of silver in Pimeria Alta. (R. Davis) (1977)
Persons
Vizarron y Eguiarreta, Juan Antonio de (Virrey Archbishop) Ansa, Juan Baptista de (Capitan)
Places
Sonora (Provincia)
Pimeria Alta
Guadalajara (Ciudad)
First Location
AZTM. Jesuit Hist. Inst. Amer. Div., Tucson. Mf. J-02-A-05 Pastells Col. Vol. 029, Mexico Vol. 29, pp. 303-325
Original Location
AGI, Sevilla, Aud.Mexico, Leg. 1256(88-6-04)
Other Location
Razon y Fe Library, Madrid. Pastells Col. Sevilla, Sec. N. Esp., Vol. 29, Mexico Vol. 29, pp. 303-325 MOSU. Mf. Jesuitica. Pastells Col. rl. 05 V. 29, pp. 303-325
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
00002387/JHI
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Vizarron y Eguiarreta
Beginning Date Month
September
Beginning Date (repacked)
09-15-1738
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/3478
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es
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Ambrosio melgarejo, fiscal. Informe sobre plata hallada en Pimeria Alta.

Serial Number
030-00560
Title
Ambrosio melgarejo, fiscal. Informe sobre plata hallada en Pimeria Alta.
Author(s)
Melgarejo, Ambrosio (Fiscal)
Date
07-19-1738
Documentation
Mexico City. July !9, 1738. 23p. Informe. Copy.
Summary
Report by fiscal of Audiencia in Mexico City to crown confirming discoveries of silver and asserting the legal position of the royal authorities to regulate all future mining. (R. Davis) (1977)
Persons
Melgarejo, Ambrosio (Fiscal)
Places
Pimeria Alta
Sonora (Provincia)
Mexico City
Corodeguachi (Presidio)
First Location
AZTM. Jesuit Hist. Inst. Amer. Div., Tucson. Mf. J-02-A-05 Pastells Col. Vol. 029, Mexico Vol. 29, pp. 265-288
Original Location
AGI, Sevilla, Aud.Guadalajara, Leg. 0185(67-4-45)
Other Location
Razon y Fe Library, Madrid. Pastells Col. Sevilla, Sec. N. Esp., Vol. 29, Mexico Vol. 29, pp. 265-288 MOSU. Mf. Jesuitica. Pastells Col. rl. 05 V. 29, pp. 265-288
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
00002385/JHI
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Melgarejo
Beginning Date Month
July
Beginning Date (repacked)
07-19-1738
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/3476
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
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(fiscal) Ambrosio Melgarejo to king. Letter concerning Arizona silver.

Serial Number
030-00559
Title
(fiscal) Ambrosio Melgarejo to king. Letter concerning Arizona silver.
Author(s)
Melgarejo, Ambrosio (Fiscal)
Date
07-19-1738
Documentation
Mexico. July 19, 1738. Copy. Signed. Photostat.
Summary
Lengthy presentation mining law/technology/geological treasure or from mine. Because of distance, viceroy, fiscal decide to leave judgment up to Anza. Mentions that Yaqui (Hiaqui) Indian first discovered silver. (T. Sheridan) (1976)
Persons
Melgarejo, Ambrosio (Fiscal)
Toral, Joseph (Padre)
Canas, Cristoval de (Padre)
Echagoyan, Juan de
Anza, Juan Bautista de
Places
Pimeria Alta
Sonora
Corodeguachi (Presidio de)
Agua Caliente
San Antonio Motepore
Ethnic Groups
Yaquis
First Location
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0212 pp.
Original Location
AGI, Sevilla, Aud.Guadalajara, Leg. 0185(67-4-45)
Language
Spanish
Notes
Different copy, identical text included in folder 2, no 212. Listed as no. 205 in chapman.
Batch Reference Number
2428
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Person Last Name
Melgarejo
Toral
Canas
Echagoyan
Anza
Beginning Date Month
July
Beginning Date (repacked)
07-19-1738
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/3475
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es
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Juan Antonio Vizarron (Virrey) (arzobispo) to king. Letter concerning Arizona silver.

Serial Number
030-00558
Title
Juan Antonio Vizarron (Virrey) (arzobispo) to king. Letter concerning Arizona silver.
Author(s)
Vizarron, Juan Antonio (Virrey) (Arzobispo)
Date
07-10-1738
Documentation
Mexico. July 10, 1738. Copy. Signed. Photostat.
Summary
Account contradictory assays to determine whether silver balls from Arizona from natural vein or treasure. Viceroy's belief silver probably natural. (T. Sheridan) (1976)
Persons
Vizarron, Juan Antonio (Virrey) (Arzobispo)
Anza, Juan Bautista de
Mesa, Joseph de
First Location
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0212 pp.
Original Location
AGI, Sevilla, Aud.Guadalajara, Leg. 0185(67-4-45)
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
2450
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Vizarron
Anza
Mesa
Beginning Date Month
July
Beginning Date (repacked)
07-10-1738
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/3474
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King (by Francisco Campo de Arva) to viceroy New Spain. Requests info on silver discoveries.

Serial Number
030-00557
Title
King (by Francisco Campo de Arva) to viceroy New Spain. Requests info on silver discoveries.
Author(s)
Campo de Arva, Francisco
Date
06-13-1738
Documentation
Aranjuez. June 13, 1738. Copy. Signed. Photostat.
Summary
King requests more information concerning silver discoveries Pimeria Alta. Reminds viceroy Crespo's unfavorable account territory/Indians (Apaches, Moquis, 12 other nations) between Pimeria, New Mexico. Reiterates need for junta to consider benefits/expenses northern expansion. (T. Sheridan) (1976)
Persons
Anza, Juan Bautista de
Crespo, Benito
Places
Corodeguachi
Janos
El Paso
Norte (Rio Grande) (Rio)
Moqui
Azul (Sierra)
Ethnic Groups
Apaches
Moquis
First Location
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0212 pp.
Original Location
AGI, Sevilla, Aud.Guadalajara, Leg. 0185(67-4-45)
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
2427
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Anza
Crespo
Beginning Date Month
June
Beginning Date (repacked)
06-13-1738
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/3473
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es
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Council of the indies to king. Report concerning Arizona silver discoveries.

Serial Number
030-00555
Title
Council of the indies to king. Report concerning Arizona silver discoveries.
Author(s)
Council of the Indies
Date
02-15-1738
Documentation
Madrid. February 15, 1738. Copy. Signed. Photostat.
Summary
Council reports assays had not determined whether silver treasure hidden from ancient times or from mine. de Anza ordered to make further investigations. (T. Sheridan) (1976)
Persons
Anza, Juan Bautista de
Crespo, Benito
Mesa, Joseph de
Places
Guebabi (Mision de)
Arizona (Rancheria de)
First Location
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0212 pp.
Original Location
AGI, Sevilla, Aud.Guadalajara, Leg. 0185(67-4-45)
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
2426
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Anza
Crespo
Mesa
Beginning Date Month
February
Beginning Date (repacked)
02-15-1738
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/3471
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Francisco Campo de Arre to (Marques de) Torrenueva. Letter concerning silver discoveries, Arizona.

Serial Number
030-00554
Title
Francisco Campo de Arre to (Marques de) Torrenueva. Letter concerning silver discoveries, Arizona.
Author(s)
Campo de Arre, Francisco
Date
02-10-1738
Documentation
Madrid. February 10, 1738. Copy. Signed. Photostat.
Summary
Asks Torrenueva if he's received additional information concerning Mineral de Pimeria Alta from arizobispo virrey de Mexico. Torrenueva (February 10, 1738, on margins) replies he has not. (T. Sheridan) (1976)
Persons
Campo de Arre, Francisco
Torrenueva (Marques de)
Vizarron y Guiarreta, Juan Antonio de (Virrey)
First Location
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0212 pp.
Original Location
AGI, Sevilla, Aud.Guadalajara, Leg. 0185(67-4-45)
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
2424
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Campo de Arre
Torrenueva
Vizarron y Guiarreta
Beginning Date Month
February
Beginning Date (repacked)
02-10-1738
Type
Text
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uadc://masterindex/3470
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Audiencia de Guadalajara. expediente sobre la plata hallada en Pimeria Alta.

Serial Number
030-00553
Title
Audiencia de Guadalajara. expediente sobre la plata hallada en Pimeria Alta.
Date
00-00-1738
Documentation
Guadalajara. 1738. 7p. Auto. Copy.
Summary
Presentation of laws to govern the exploitation of the new silver potential of the Pimeria Alta area. Miners must publicly declare claims, register to pay the royal share and rules defining engineering of mines. (R. Davis) (1977)
Places
Guadalajara (Ciudad)
Pimeria Alta (Provincia)
First Location
AZTM. Jesuit Hist. Inst. Amer. Div., Tucson. Mf. J-02-A-05 Pastells Col. Vol. 028, Mexico Vol. 28, pp. 577-583
Original Location
AGI, Sevilla, Aud.Guadalajara, Leg. 0185(67-4-45)
Other Location
Razon y Fe Library, Madrid. Pastells Col. Sevilla, Sec. N. Esp., Vol. 28, Mexico Vol. 28, pp. 577-583 MOSU. Mf. Jesuitica. Pastells Col. rl. 05 V. 28, pp. 577-583
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
00002380/JHI
UAIR Filtering Fields
Beginning Date (repacked)
1738
Type
Text
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