Correspondence between Rodriguez and viceroy and other officials about Indian depredations

Serial Number
041-00397
Title
Correspondence between Rodriguez and viceroy and other officials about Indian depredations
Author(s)
Rodriguez, Manuel (Capitan)
Menchaca, Luis Antonio (Capitan)
Alderete, Bizente de
Rodriguez, Vicente (Comandante)
and others
Date
03-17-1768
Date
10-18-1768
Documentation
Sacramento, Santa Rosa del (presidio)/Monclova/san Fernando (villa)/San Juan Bautista del Rio Grande del norte (presidio). April 24, 1768 - October 18, 1768. 72p. Letters, notas. Original. Signed/unsigned.
Summary
Rodriguez reports on Indian crimes and depredations committed in area and discusses how to deal with them. Also discusses his military service, need for salaries to be paid, and death of chaplain and need to replace him. Letters interspersed with notes to Rodriguez by unknown official(S) on issues in letters. Alderete recounts (to Rodriguez) battle with Indians where cabo was injured and discusses actions taken against Indians. Discussion of behavior of different Indian groups (Lipanes and Mescaleros), Indian interaction with Spanish, and Indian trade I weapons with English. (S. Fiederlein, 4-3-87)
Persons
Rubi, Marques de (Mariscal del Campo)
Rodriguez, Manuel (Capitan) (Comandante)
Croix, Marques de (Virrey)
Sanchez de Zamora, Carlos (Capellan)
Falcon, Pedro (Cabo)
Menchaca, Luis Antonio (Capitan)
Burtillo y Zevallos, Joseph Antonio de
Amaya (?), Juan Antonio
Palauz, Jose Manuel
Rodriguez, Vicente (Comandante)
Ravago, Phelipe de
Rodrigues, Joseph (Cavo)
Arsedondo, Luis de
Sanches, Santiago
Alderete, Nepumoceno
Casavaxal, Joseph Maria
Longoria, Miguel
Natage (Indio Amigo)
Flores, Juaquin (Cavo)
Cuellar, Lope (Capitan)
San Miguel de Agua, Marques de
Barrios, Jacinto de (Coronel)
Martos, Angel de (Teniente Coronel)
Places
Vexar (Presidio)
Sacramento, Santa Rosa del (Presidio)
Guadalaxara
Bexar, San Antonio de (Presidio)
Rio Grande (Presidio)
San Sava
Monclova, Santiago de
San Juan Bautista del Rio Grande del Norte (Presidio)
Nueba Extremadura, San Francisco de (Provincia)
Austria (Villa)
Pozuelos
San Fernando (Villa)
Texas
Nuebas Philipinas (Provincia)
Escondido (Rio)
San Antonio (Rio)
Austria, San Fernando de (Villa)
Peyotes (Misiones)
San Joseph (Paraje)
San Xavier
TuLima (Puerto)
Sabinas (Rio)
Cura (Sierrita)
Los Lovos (Paraje)
Osso (Loma)
Conchos (Rio)
Rio Grande (Rio)
San Rodrigo
Chilticpin (Paraje)
Los Coxos (Puerto)
Rosas de San Juan
Santa Rita (Paraje)
Misisipi (Rio)
Colorado (Rio)
Napestle (Rio)
Nuevo Mexico (Provincia)
Texas (Provincia)
Coahuila, San Francisco de (Provincia)
Quatro Cienagas (Hacienda)
Los Adeas (Capital de Tejas)
Ethnic Groups
Mescaleros
Apaches
Ypanes
Lipanes
Ingleses
Tumanes
Comanches
Franceses
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 022 ff. 285-320
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 022 ff. 285-320
Language
Spanish
Notes
Ff. 285 and 295 hard to read (faded), one frame contains fragments from both ff. 303 and 302, letters on ff. 305-309 turned sideways -- difficult to read parts of them and order of pages hard to follow, another frame contains fragments of both ff. 313 and 314.
Reference Number
2200019
Rights
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