The king to Juan Francisco de Guemes y Horcasitas (virrey de Nueva Espana). King establishes new guidelines for Jesuit reduction of the Californias.

Serial Number
040-00325
Title
The king to Juan Francisco de Guemes y Horcasitas (virrey de Nueva Espana). King establishes new guidelines for Jesuit reduction of the Californias.
Author(s)
El Rey
Date
00-00-1698
Date
00-00-1748
Documentation
Buen Retiro. June 4, 1748. 55p. Letter. Copy. Dct 1698-1744.
Summary
King wants viceroy to keep better watch on activities of the Jesuits in California- states that sometimes the reduction of Indian tribes causes unnecessary damage to Indians. Wants viceroy to gather geographic information about California coast and protect commerce in Californias. Gives some description of Indian groups in Californias- ie. pobres or docil nothing specific. (D. Miller) (1978)
Persons
Altamirano, Pedro (S.J.)
Salvatierra, Juan Maria (S.J.)
Kino, Francisco (S.J.)
Picolo, Francisco Maria (S.J.)
Vildosola, Augustin de (Gov. of Sinaloa)
Castillo de Ayza, Marques del
Guemes y Horcasitas, Juan Francisco de
Places
California
Sinaloa
Mexico City
Sonora
Colorado (Rio)
Philipinas (Islas)
Mattanchel (Puerto)
Vanderas (Valle)
Guadalajara
Marias (Islas)
Ethnic Groups
Pericus
Guaycuras
Pimas Altas
Cocomaricopas
Tumas
Hoabonamas
Bajiopas
First Location
AZTM. Jesuit Hist. Inst. Amer. Div., Tucson. Mf. J-02-D-08 AGN., Mexico. Misiones Vol. 22 pp. 212-239
Original Location
AGN, Mexico, Misiones, Leg. 0022 ff. 212-239
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
00005503/JHI
Rights
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