Nava's correspondence concerning search for ships sighted off Tiburon coast.

Serial Number
041-01513
Title
Nava's correspondence concerning search for ships sighted off Tiburon coast.
Author(s)
Nava, Pedro de
Arbiso (?), Manuel Antonio
Date
05-02-1791
Date
05-18-1791
Documentation
Durango. May 2 - May 18, 1791. 8p. Letters. Originals, signed, copies.
Summary
Reports on reconnaissance trip by Seris, Pimas and 8 others on Tiburon coast to discover information on ship sighting. Tiburon Indian reports seeing large animals in sea making noise like Canon fire (relates to ff 123-133); further search along coast for signs of embarkation. (L. L. Woodward, July 1988)
Persons
Fernandez Prieto, Jose (Alferez)
Villaescusa, Pedro de (Capitan)
Grimarest, Henrique (Brigadier) (Comandante)
Nava, Pedro de
Revilla Gigedo
Jose Maria (Indio)
Arbiso (?)
Manuel Antonio
Places
Guaimas (Puerto)
Tiburon (Isla)
Durango
San Nicolas
Flanios (?) (Laguna)
Pitic (Presidio)
Sonora
Californias
Santa Gertrudis (Mision)
San Juan Baptista
Tetas de Cabra
Ethnic Groups
Series
Pimas
Tiburones
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 061 ff. 145-148 exp. 6
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 061 ff. 145-148 exp. 6
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
6100009
Rights
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