Juan Bautista de Ureta. Copia de las informaciones recogidas sobre el estado de la provincia del Nuevo Mexico.

Serial Number
030-00048
Title
Juan Bautista de Ureta. Copia de las informaciones recogidas sobre el estado de la provincia del Nuevo Mexico.
Author(s)
Ureta, Juna Bautista de
Date
06-25-1601
Documentation
Mexico. June 25-July 30, 1601. 69pp. Typesc. Cpy. Sgnd. Ms.
Summary
Juan Bautista de Ureta, under orders of the conde de Monterrey, questions various persons returning from New Mexico regarding the state of the province and the governorship of D. Juan de Onate. Witnesses - P. Francisco Valverde y Mercado, Marcelo de Espinoza, bachiller xines de Herrera Hortal, Juan de Ortega. Questions regard the disposition of the native peoples, their dress, food, and agriculture, minerals in the province, the native religion, the number of Spaniards, livestock, the assigning of encomiendas, the state of conversions. (C. Briggs) (1975)
Persons
Ureta, Juan Bautista de
Zuniga y Acevedo, Gaspar de (Conde de Monterrey)
Valverde y Mercado, Francisco
Espinosa, Marcelo de
Onate, Juan de
Ortega, Juan de
Herrera Hortal
Places
San Gabriel
San Marco
San Ilefonso (Sic)
Santa Clara
San Francisco del Monte
First Location
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0409 Folder 002
Original Location
AGI, Sevilla, Aud.Mexico, Leg. 0025(58-3-15)
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
1559
Rights
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