Juan de Mendoza, Marques de Montesclaros, al rey. Carta sobre el estado de la provincia del Nuevo Mexico.

Serial Number
030-00071
Title
Juan de Mendoza, Marques de Montesclaros, al rey. Carta sobre el estado de la provincia del Nuevo Mexico.
Author(s)
Mendoza, Juan de (Marques de Montesclaros)
Onate, Juan de
Date
10-28-1605
Documentation
Mexico. October 28, 1605. 31pp. Typesc. Orig. Sgnd. Ms.
Summary
This document consists of a letter from the marques de Montesclaros to the king, the Former advising the latter of the state of the conquest in New Mexico and his views concerning the value of the enterprise and his assessment of the moral obligations to the new converts. The ethnohistorical meat consists of a letter from Juan de Onate to the marquez where the Former describes the province and the state of affairs. (C. Briggs) (1975.
Persons
Mendoza, Juan de (Marques de Montesclaros)
Felipe (Rey)
Onate, Juan de
Escobar, Francisco de
Diaz de Villegas, Pedro
Places
San Andres (Rio)
Qualchoquata
Gulf Of California
Moqui
Mexico
San Gabriel
First Location
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0410 Folder 001
Original Location
AGI, Sevilla.
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
1561
Rights
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