Francisco Vasquez de Coronado al rey. Carta sobre condiciones en Nueva Galicia.

Serial Number
030-00026
Title
Francisco Vasquez de Coronado al rey. Carta sobre condiciones en Nueva Galicia.
Author(s)
Vasquez de Coronado, Francisco
Date
12-15-1538
Documentation
Composteta. December 15, 1538. 7pp. Typesc. Orig. Sgnd. Ms.
Summary
A letter which reports to the king Coronado's actions and the state of affairs in Nueva Galicia and further north. He speaks of the lack of christianization of the Indians and the rebellious spirit which prevails among them. Special mention is made of the residents of San Miguel, who wish to move to a district in which they will be closer to a number of Indians, as is their present location the Indians are reluctant to serve them, the Spaniards being so far from their homes. (C. Briggs) (1975)
Persons
Vasquez de Coronado, Francisco
Places
San Miguel (Culiacan)
Culiacan
First Location
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0385
Original Location
AGI, Sevilla, Aud.Guadalajara, Leg. 0005(66-5-14)
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
1553
Rights
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