Documents pertaining to four month voyage of the Goleta Sonora (nuestra senora de Guadalupe) from San Blas to Loreto and other California ports.

Serial Number
041-00166
Title
Documents pertaining to four month voyage of the Goleta Sonora (nuestra senora de Guadalupe) from San Blas to Loreto and other California ports.
Author(s)
Hijosa, Francisco (Comisario)
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria (Virrey)
Hernandez, Santiago (Contramaestre)(Segundo Guardian)
and others
Date
07-23-1775
Date
10-20-1777
Documentation
San Blas, Mexico. August 27, 1777 to October 20, 1777. 38p. Informe. Inventory. Bills of lading. Typeset. Originals. Signed.
Summary
Documents are of four types: Ff. 382-385 from Hijosa to Bucareli announce departure of Goleta Sonora (Nuestra Senora de Guadalupe) carrying memorias and efectos to Loreto and other California missions. Discussion of crew and change of command because of illness. F. 386 and ff. 399-400 are bills of lading for transported cargo. Ff. 387-388 is incomplete list of food supplies aboard, (dried) meat and fish, bread. Ff. 389-398 are extremely detailed inventories of the Goleta, including dimensions, volume capacity, hull, masts, rigging, quarters, keel, rudder, hold, tools, anchors, cables, auxiliary boats, etc. (J. M. Johnson, October 1988)
Persons
Echeverria, Juan Agustin de
Nunez Esquivel, Mario (Cirujano)
Alvarez de Castro, Francisco (Piloto)
Hezeta, Bruno de
Hijosa, Francisco (Comisario)
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria (Virrey)
Cruz, Sipriano de la
Hernandez, Santiago (Segundo Guardian) (Contramaestre)
Alvarez Osorio, Francisco (Comisario)
Mora, Vicente de (Fray)
Places
Californias (Peninsula)
San Blas
Loreto (Presidio)
Tepic (Pueblo)
Antigua California
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 010 ff. 382-400
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 010 ff. 382-400
Language
Spanish
Notes
F. 388 is missing. Some documents interrupted by others. Some frames blank.
Reference Number
1000015
Rights
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