Nava proposes increased vigilance against Mescaleros; several prisoners consequently taken by Mateos.

Serial Number
041-01554
Title
Nava proposes increased vigilance against Mescaleros; several prisoners consequently taken by Mateos.
Author(s)
Nava, Pedro de
Date
07-12-1796
Date
08-23-1796
Documentation
Chihuahua, Mexico. July 12-August 23, 1796. 14p. Letters. Originals, signed.
Summary
Proposal made by Nava that northern borders be fortified to prevent Mescalero attacks; terrain around Mapimi discussed; Mateos captures 69 Apaches, includes numbers, general ages and sex of captives; women referred to as Apache prisoners. (D. J. McClelland, August 1988)
Persons
Nava, Pedro de
Zambrano, Juan Joseph
Branciforte, Marques de
Mateos, Andres (Alferez)
Places
Chihuahua
Durango
Coaquila
Texas
Nuevo Leon (Reyno)
Nuevo Santander (Colonia)
Norte (Presidio)
Mapimi (Bolson)
Monclova (Villa)
Bexar, San Antonio de
Riogrande
Aguaverde
Pilar de Conchos (Quartel)
Sonora
Guajoquilla
Ethnic Groups
Apaches Mescaleros
Apaches Lipanes
Military Groups
Guajoquilla, Tercera Compania Volante de
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 063 ff. 017-025 exp. 1
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 063 ff. 017-025 exp. 1
Language
Spanish
Notes
Out of order
Reference Number
6300003
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