Correspondencia, provincia de Coahuila, ano de 1759 de gobernador Jacinto de Barrios y Jauregui

Serial Number
041-00614
Title
Correspondencia, provincia de Coahuila, ano de 1759 de gobernador Jacinto de Barrios y Jauregui
Author(s)
Barrios y Jauregui, Jacinto (Gobernador)
Date
02-10-1759
Date
10-19-1759
Documentation
Santiago de Monclova, San Fernando, San Antonio de Bejar, Coautitlan. February 10, 1759 - October 19, 1759. 42p. Dictamenes, informes, varios. Letters. Originals. Signed.
Summary
Changes in military command in war against Comanches; prices of corn, wheat and cod fish to provision presidios; martos y Navarrete and Barrios y jauregui change governorships of Texas and Coahuila, requests made to Cortes and king for transfer out of province or return to Spain; Alcabala established and effect of financial and environmental hardships on moral, creating dissatisfaction; observations of Barrios' visitas regarding defense against indians and discovery of new mines. Importance of documents is to show increasing danger, economic and military deterioration and dissatisfaction with administration and life on Spanish borderlands. (J. M. Johnson, January 1987)
Persons
Barrios y Jauregui, Jacinto (Gobernador)
Amarilas, Marques de las (Virrey)
Rey, Ignacio del
Ortiz Parrilla, Diego (Coronel)
Martos y Navarrete, Angel de (Capitan)
Fernando VI (Rey)
Urrutia, Thoribio
Ecay Muzquiz, Joseph de
Places
Monclova, Santiago de
Coahuila, San Fernando de (Provincia)
San Fernando de Austria (Villa)
Santa Rosa
Texas (Provincia)
Cuernavaca
Sacramento
Bejar, San Antonio
San Sava (Presidio)
Coautitlan (?)
Imagen Milagrosa (Capilla)
Cuatila
Saltillo
Ethnic Groups
Comanches
Apaches
Franceses
Maes
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 025 ff. 120-140
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 025 ff. 120-140
Language
Spanish
Notes
Several documents only partially legible, margins are cut off. Some folios are repeated or Filmed in reverse. Many blank pages, some out of chronological order.
Reference Number
2500006
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