Diary of captain Luis Cazorla's expedition to southeast coast of Texas.

Serial Number
041-00358
Title
Diary of captain Luis Cazorla's expedition to southeast coast of Texas.
Author(s)
Cazorla, Luis (Capitan)
Date
11-01-1772
Documentation
Bahia del Espiritu Santo. November 1, 1772. 4p. Informe. Signed.
Summary
Account of Cazorla's expedition to southeast coast of Texas to search for English that are illegaling trading arms and other goods and who are cutting wood for houses. Cazorla finds no direct evidence of English traders, though he does find Indians with English guns. He finds some French and black traders whom he arrests. He finds remains of a wrecked Spanish or French vessel. (T. Cederstrom, March 1987)
Persons
Ripperda, Baron de
Cazorla, Luis
Dutrive (French Arms Trader)
Places
Bexar, San Antonio de (Presidio)
Orcoquiza
Trinidad, Rio de la
San Jacinto (Rio)
Guadalupe, Rio de
Colorado (Rio)
Nechas (Rio)
Nuevo Orleans
Ethnic Groups
Yngleses
Carancaguaces
Cocos
Vidais
Jaranames
Texas
Apaches
Orcoquizas
Atacapas
Negros
Franceses
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 020 ff. 219-220
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 020 ff. 219-220
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
2000033
Rights
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