Letter of Reales to virrey Cruillas

Serial Number
041-01652
Title
Letter of Reales to virrey Cruillas
Author(s)
Reales, Pedro
Date
10-05-1761
Documentation
Casa Profesa de Mexico. October 5, 1761. 3p. Letter. Copy
Summary
Concerns use of Yaquis in mines of Nueva Vizcaya and problems growing out of their use in Valle de San Buenaventura; comments on lack of livelihood for Yaquis in Valley; their strategic importance as auxiliaries; flight of many Yaquis; similar character of Taraumaras who apostatize (J. Williams, may 1987)
Persons
Reales, Pedro
Cruillas, Marques de (Virrey)
Places
San Buenaventura (Valle)
Durango
Ethnic Groups
Yuaquis
Yaquis
Tarahumares
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 069 ff. 056-057
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 069 ff. 056-057
Language
Spanish
Notes
Other documents (f.131) indicate that reales is padre provincial de la sagrada compania de Jesus, also see comments on ff. 41-49, copy by Antonio Bonilla of June 16, 1793
Reference Number
6900005
Rights
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