Information on continued peace efforts and problems of cattle and horse thieving by hostile Indians.

Serial Number
041-00335
Title
Information on continued peace efforts and problems of cattle and horse thieving by hostile Indians.
Author(s)
Ripperda, Baron de (Gobernador de Texas)
Date
07-04-1776
Documentation
San Antonio de Bexar. July 4, 1776. 7p. Letter. Signed
Summary
Account of peace attempts by captain Mezieres and thefts of cattle and horses from various missions and ranches by hostile Indians. Relation of attempts to recapture lost livestock and to punish those responsible. Joseph Miguel is suspected as main instigator of problem. Repeated requests on how to proceed in his case. (T. Cederstrom, October 1986)
Persons
Mezieres, Atanasio de (Teniente Gobernador)
Joseph Miguel (Apache Leader)
Ripperda, Baron de (Gobernador de Texas)
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria (Virrey)
Places
Natchitoches (Puesto)
Rosario, Mision del
Grande (Rio)
San Antonio (Mision)
San Antonio Bexar (Presidio)
Ethnic Groups
Tavayas
Comanches
Apaches
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 020 ff. 174-177
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 020 ff. 174-177
Language
Spanish
Notes
Compiler of Vol. 20 notes that expediente number 5 begins with this document
Reference Number
2000010
Rights
To request a scan or copy of the document please contact the original or first location repository; if a citation reads “AZU Film” please submit the citation to LBRY-askddt@email.arizona.edu.
General Subjects