Account of attempts to reconvert apostate Jaranames and arms trading among Indians.

Serial Number
041-00352
Title
Account of attempts to reconvert apostate Jaranames and arms trading among Indians.
Author(s)
Ripperda, Baron de (Gobernador)
Date
09-22-1772
Documentation
San Antonio de Bexar. September 22, 1772. 4p. Letter. Signed
Summary
Two priests and Mezieres go to Apostate Jaranames in an unsuccessful attempt to reconvert them. Found to be very insolent. Account of arms trading among different Indian groups and Ripperda's efforts to get governor of Luisiana involved. (T. Cederstrom, March 1987)
Persons
Ripperda, Baron de
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria
Mezieres, Anthanasio de
Places
San Antonio de Bexar (Presidio)
Luisiana
Nacodogches
Nueva Orleans
Natchitoches
Rio Grande del Norte
Concepcion (Mision)
Ethnic Groups
Tavacana
Jaranames
Apaches
Texas
Vidays
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 020 ff. 209-210
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 020 ff. 209-210
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
2000027
Rights
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