Correspondence between various officials concerning Indian pacification in Nuevo Mexico

Serial Number
041-01601
Title
Correspondence between various officials concerning Indian pacification in Nuevo Mexico
Author(s)
Ugarte y Loyola, Jacobo
Concha, Fernando de la
Nava, Pedro de
and others
Date
07-06-1789
Date
10-25-1791
Documentation
Chihuahua/Santa Fe/Mexico. July 6, 1789-October 25, 1791. 46p. Letters, drafts. Originals, copies. Signed.
Summary
Expediente 15 (ff. 619-623) concerns the allotment of 154 fanegas of corn for use by Comanches; mention of need for these supplies because of scarcity of bison, upon which Comanches relied for subsistence; also includes a draft of a letter from Florez(?) Approving this action. expediente 16 concerns funds for the maintenance of peaceful relations with friendly Indians in Nuevo Concha due to bureaucratic delays in receiving aid in 1789 and 1790; attack on presidio del Norte by angry Comanches and enemy Mescaleros; necessity of funds for maintaining peace; use of money intended for sinodos for Indian pacification in emergency; correspondence including orders regarding rapid remission of funds to Santa Fe. (W. Copas, July 1988)
Persons
Ugarte y Loyola, Jacobo (Comandante-General)(Mariscal de Campo)
Florez, Manuel Antonio (Virrey)
Concha, Fernando de la (Governador)
Equeracapa (General Comanche)
Gasiot y Miralles, Juan
Revilla Gigedo, Conde de (Virrey)
Nava, Pedro de (Comandante-General)
Diaz de Hortega, Phelipe (Intendente)
Places
Chihuahua
Santa Fe
Nuevo Mexico
Norte (Presidio)
Durango
Pecos (Pueblo)
Ethnic Groups
Comanches
Apaches Mescaleros
Apaches Llaneros
Jumanes
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 065 ff. 619-642 exp. 15-16
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 065 ff. 619-642 exp. 1
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
6500020
Rights
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