Correspondence from Lacomva to Castro concerning the activities of tercera compania in Nuevo Santander.
Laredo. April 12, 1791-June 6, 1791. 36p. Letters. Signed.
Lacomba writes Castro to confirm return of Ten soldiers to company as instructed. Relates status of company and company finances. Indicates need for money and horses. Requests instructions regarding transportation of company supplies and treatment of Lipanes. Concerns an order by Castro passed on to captain in Rio Grande allowing them to purchase supplies not available in Nuevo Santander and requests departure date for said mission. Later document explains that not enough available soldiers to begin trip on date sent by conde. Asks Castro to settle dispute with Cayetano regarding 34 mules chartered for mission. Acknowledges receipt of orders for company discipline. Bustamente recognized as captain of company upon arrival in Laredo. Passed on orders to him. (M. Dannemiller, September 1988)
Castro, Ramon de (Comandante General)
Nava, Pedro de
Parra, Jose Cayetano de la
Dias de Bustamente, Jose
Sierra Gorda, Conde de la (Governador)
Tercera Compania, Volante de
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 055 ff. 038-056 exp. 2
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 055 ff. 038-056 exp. 2
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