Correspondence from Bujanos and others to Castro concerning military activities in Nuevo Santander

Serial Number
041-01367
Title
Correspondence from Bujanos and others to Castro concerning military activities in Nuevo Santander
Author(s)
Bujanos, Manuel
Murgier, Juan Maria de
Date
05-06-1791
Date
06-01-1792
Documentation
Llera. May 6, 1791-June 1, 1792. 50p. Letters. Signed.
Summary
Letters informing Castro of completion of orders sent by himself or governor or reasons why orders not followed. Bujanos acknowledges orders to suspend March of his squad. Agrees to method of operations and behavior during peacetime including fair treatment of Indians. Follows order allowing soldiers to retain arms and authority delegated to them. says difficult to follow orders due to Indian hostility. Includes letters introducing monthly updates on conditions of troops and relevant battles. Includes account of each soldier completing duty or unable to complete. (M. Dannemiller, September 1988)
Persons
Castro, Ramon de (Comandante General)
Bujanos, Manuel
Puga, Antonio
Murgier, Juan Maria de
Dujay, Guillermo
Dias, Bernardo
Morillo, Victoriano
Ramos, Jose
Zepeda, Francisco
Gallegos, Feliz
Segovia, Teodoro
Ysaguirre, Francisco
Orosio, Vizente
Places
Texas
Nuevo Santander
Sierra Tamaulipas
San Luis Potosi
Laredo
Llera
Ethnic Groups
Comanches
Military Groups
Segunda Compania Volante
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 055 ff. 001-025 exp. 1
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 055 ff. 001-025 exp. 1
Language
Spanish
Notes
Includes 8-page index prior to document. This is continuation of Vol. 54.
Reference Number
5500001
Rights
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