Letters from Fermin de Mendinueta to viceroy concerning Indian depredations

Serial Number
041-01582
Title
Letters from Fermin de Mendinueta to viceroy concerning Indian depredations
Author(s)
Fermin de Mendinueta, Pedro (Gobernador)
Date
06-20-1773
Date
08-19-1775
Documentation
Santa Fe. September 30, 1774-August 19, 1775. 43p. Letters. Originals, signed.
Summary
Series of letters from Fermin de Mendinueta to the viceroy. Concerns Indian depredations from June 1773-August 1775. Picuris, Nambe, Santa Clara, San Juan, Pecos, Alburquerque, Bernalillo, Jemez, Cochiti, Zuni, Laguna, Taos, pojaque, San Yldefonso, Sandia, la Alameda, Galisteo, and Zia. Apache raids occurred at Alburquerque, Laguna, Betlem, and Tome. Discussion o casualties on both sides, killed and wounded. Other topics Alburquerque against Navajos, sales of arms to friendly Indians, campaign against Comanches by presidial troops and Indian auxiliaries, discussion of animals taken during raids, and attempts to establish peace with Apaches. (W. Copas, April 1988)
Persons
Fermin de Mendinueta, Pedro (Gobernador)
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio (Virrey)
Fernandez, Carlos (Comandante)
Galisteo (Teniente)
Esquivel, Francisco (Alferez)
Places
Santa Fe (Ciudad)
Pecuries (Pueblo)
Nambe (Pueblo)
Canada, la (Villa)
Chama
Santa Clara (Pueblo)
San Juan (Pueblo)
Pecos (Pueblo)
Taos (Pueblo)
Alburquerque (Villa)
Laguna (Pueblo)
Queres
Xemez (Pueblo)
Cochiti
Bernalillo (Poblacion)
Zuni (Pueblo)(Mision)
Pujuaque (Pueblo)
San Yldefonso (Pueblo)
Sandia (Pueblo)
La Alameda
Galisteo (Pueblo)
Betlen
Tome
Sia (Pueblo)
Abequiu (Partido)
Ethnic Groups
Cumanches
Apaches Gilenos
Navajos
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 065 ff. 391-412 exp. 10
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 065 ff. 391-412 exp. 1
Language
Spanish
Notes
Expediente 10 (ff. 391-498) has been added to the beginning of the reel (not in accordance with agn guide); foliation follows sequence on reel. Marginal notes summarizing contents present at beginning of documents.
Reference Number
6500001
Rights
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