Letter of governor Mendoza to virrey Cruillas

Serial Number
041-01650
Title
Letter of governor Mendoza to virrey Cruillas
Author(s)
Mendoza, Mateo Antonio
Date
01-01-1760
Date
10-05-1761
Documentation
Mexico. October 5, 1761. 13p. Letter. Copy
Summary
Report concerning present military situation in province of Nueva Vizcaya; includes notes on various Indian attacks; proposal for presidial reorganization; various enemy Indian inhabited areas; presidial activities; financing of defense; present economic decadence of region; unfortunate events at la junta. Mendoza's reflections on war provide additional insights and substantiation of those of Tamaron (J. Williams, may 1987)
Persons
Balauzzan, Juan Bautista
Torre Campo (Marques)
Calderon Gonzales, Josef
Anzilona, Juan Antonio (Contador) (Oficial)
Cruillas, Marques de (Virrey)
Mendoza, Mateo Antonio
Places
Parras
Casta Nuevas
Patos
Alamos (Pueblo)
Mapimi (Presidio)
Gallo (Presidio)
Cerrogordo (Presidio)
Agatita (Sierra)
Conchos (Poblacion)(Presidio)
Chihuagua, San Felipe Real (Villa)
San Buenaventura (Valle)
Guaxuquilla
Vizcaya
Durango (Ciudad)
San Bartholome (Valle)
Ethnic Groups
Cocyames
Apaches
Yaques
Military Groups
Compania Volante de Valle de San Bartholome
Compania Volante de Guaxuquilla
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 069 ff. 049-055
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 069 ff. 049-055
Language
Spanish
Notes
Copy of Antonio Bonilla of June 16, 1793, see comments for ff. 41-49
Reference Number
6900003
Rights
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