Correspondence to Francisco Hijosa, comisario del departamento de San Blas, for January - June, 1777.

Serial Number
041-00153
Title
Correspondence to Francisco Hijosa, comisario del departamento de San Blas, for January - June, 1777.
Author(s)
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria (Virrey)
Galvez, Joseph de
Date
01-31-1775
Date
06-28-1777
Documentation
Mexico, Acapulco. January 22, 1777 to June 28, 1777. 48p. Informes. Letters. Drafts. Originals, unsigned.
Summary
Primary topics of correspondence are: recruitment of pilots, contramaestros, sailors for arsenal; explanations of vacancies and discussions of qualifications, salaries, illnesses and regulations concerning personnel. Cargos and documents transported to California. Expenses for provisioning ships. Viceroy orders naval equipment stored in Veracruz to be released for use in San Blas. Many details of shipments, itineraries, etc. of Goleta Sonora, paquebot El Principe, fragata Santiago and navio de guerra San Luxan (?). F. 52 Carlos III orders Hijosa to return to Spain to resume marital life after separation of 14 years from wife. (J. M. Johnson, September 1988)
Persons
Galvez, Joseph de
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria (Virrey)
Quinos, Fernando (Teniente de Navio)
Hijosa, Francisco de (Comisario)
Goya, Manuel Ramon (Factor)
Cabrera, Antonio (Maestro Mayor de Calafate)
Ibanez, Josef
Banegas, Josef
Cueto, Christoval (Contramaestre)
Luyando, Ruperto Vicente
Pastor, Antonio
Echeverria, Juan Agustin (Segundo Piloto)
Arteaga, Ignacio de
Rivera (?)
Carlos III (Rey)
Ponts, Juan
Arroyo, Pedro de
Bausa, Juan (Contramaestre)
Aguilar de Echeverria, Manuel (Piloto)
Canisaney, Josef
Valcarcel, Domingo
Chaquet, Diego (Teniente de Navio)
Eceta, Bruno de (Capitan de Fragata)
Ayala, Juan Manuel (Teniente de Navio)
Areche, Joseph Antonio
Ruiz, Joseph Faustino (Contador)
Ponse, Juan
Landa, Jorge
Balsa, Catalina
Places
Guadalaxara (Ciudad)
San Blas (Comisaria) (Departamento)
Californias
Indias
Palma (Ciudad)
Mallorca
Acapulco
San Francisco (Mision)
San Diego (Mision)
Monterrey (Mision)
Veracruz
Rivera (?)
Military Groups
Santiago, Orden de
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 010 ff. 030-053
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 010 ff. 030-053
Language
Spanish
Notes
Excellent detailed summaries of individual documents in indice del ramo, except f. 52. Documents in chronological order. Many blank frames.
Reference Number
1000002
Rights
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