Expediente concerning construction of ship for use by San Diego presidio

Serial Number
041-00282
Title
Expediente concerning construction of ship for use by San Diego presidio
Author(s)
Rodriguez, Manuel
Arrillaga, Jose Joaquin de
and others
Date
12-10-1801
Date
12-31-1816
Documentation
San Diego, San Blas. December 10, 1801 - December 31, 1816. 106p. Letter, dictamen. Original. Signed.
Summary
Series of documents discussing construction of a ship for use by presidio of San Diego to supply military outpost in California. Merits of constructing a new ship versus repairing old one commented on by various officials. Details of ship construction, size, and cost discussed. Reports of earlier repairs and costs. Construction approved by real hacienda officials (9/2/1803). Construction and delivery of ship acknowledged; old one destroyed and parts salvaged (1/1805). Other financial details discussed at later date (1816). Officials involved in discussions include Rodriguez, Saavedra, Arrillaga, virrey, fiscales. (S. Fiederlein, November 1986)
Persons
Borica, Diego de (Gobernador)
Saavedra, Ramon (Comandante)
Rodriguez, Manuel
Arrillaga, Jose Joaquin de
Berenguer de Marquina, Felix (Virrey)
Herrera
Montendez
Lacunza
Gomez
Torre Puebla, Antonio de la (Comandante)
Hidalgo, Salvador
Tovar, Luis de (Comandante)
Bernal, Jose Maria (Carpintero)
Estrada, Pedro (Calafate)
Borbon
Valles, Ignacio
Arnaiz
Guevara
Bachiller
Yturrigaray, Jose (Virrey)
Vivero y Escano, Benito (Comandante)
Arce, Joaquin (Sargento)
Dominguez, Christobal (Cabo)
Romero, Felipe (Soldado)
Bejar, Salvador (Soldado)
Garcia Guevara, Alfonso (Ministro Principal)
Beltran
Alegria
Silva, Antonio
Carvajal, Vicente
Torres
Sagarzurieta
Vildosola
Places
Monterrey
San Diego (Presidio)
San Blas (Aportadero)
Guijarros (Paraje)
Loreto
Mexico
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 017 ff. 001-053
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 017 ff. 001-053
Language
Spanish
Notes
First document difficult to read and incomplete, marginal notes on some documents, folios 10-11 have spots--difficult to read, several signatures illegible.
Reference Number
1700001
Rights
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