Fr. Nicolas Lopez al virrey. Memorial acerca de la repoblacion de Nuevo Mexico.

Serial Number
030-00259
Title
Fr. Nicolas Lopez al virrey. Memorial acerca de la repoblacion de Nuevo Mexico.
Author(s)
Lopez, Nicolas
Date
04-24-1686
Documentation
Mexico. April 24, 1686. Orig. Sgnd. Typesc. Ms.
Summary
In his memorial, Lopez informs the king of conditions in the province of New Mexico, restates his plea for missionization and settlement of the area (including much of Texas), and presents a rough plan of action. Although ethnohistorical information is scant in the memorial itself, a memorial of the maestro de campo, Juan Dominguez de Mendoza, is specifically written in the interest of ^...giving information concerning the natives of the east^. (C. Briggs) (1975)
Persons
Lopez, Nicolas
Benavides, Alonso de
Penalosa, Diego de
Echegaray, Martin de
Posada, Alonso de
Agreda, Maria de
Otermin, Antonio de
Dominguez de Mendoza, Juan
Places
El Paso
La Junta de los Rios
Casas Grandes
San Francisco de Cridera?
Julines
El Rosario
Mexico
First Location
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0430
Original Location
AGI, Sevilla, Aud.Guadalajara, Sig.
Language
Spanish
Notes
The folder includes a carbon typescript copy of a Spanish transcription and a handwritten English translation (19pps).
Batch Reference Number
1588
Rights
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