Letter of Gallardo to virrey Cruillas

Serial Number
041-01656
Title
Letter of Gallardo to virrey Cruillas
Author(s)
Rodriquez Gallardo, Josef Rafael (Licenciado)
Date
10-16-1761
Documentation
Mexico. October 16, 1761. 19p. Letter. Copy
Summary
Gallardo comments on conflicting ideas of Mendoza and Carta; makes references to Valle de San Buenaventura Yaquis; recommendations of Tamaron; administration of Mendoza as governor; limitations of acculturation in province; lack of missionary schools; defends Mendoza; problems of governing and bringing justice to extensive lands included in Nueva Vizcaya and Sonora; continuation of wandering habits of Indians there; notes his earlier report on el mejor regimen de las Missiones y pueblos de indios. letter provides valuable insights into church/state conflict on frontier (fight over rule of missions de pan or de palo). (J. Williams, may 1987) may 1987)
Persons
Rodriguez Gallardo, Josef Rafael (Licenciado)
Mendoza, Mateo (Coronel)(Gobernador)
Carta, Agustin (Padre Proposito)
Places
San Felipe (Real)
Mexico
Nueva Vizcaya
Guexuquilla
Junta (Presidio)
Janos (Presidio)
Durango
Chiguagua
Sonora
Topia (Pueblo)
Tepeguana (Pueblo)
Taraumara (Pueblo)
Sonora
Ethnic Groups
Tepguanes
Taraumares
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 069 ff. 082-091
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 069 ff. 082-091
Language
Spanish
Notes
Copy of Antonio Bonilla of June 16, 1793, see related comments on ff. 0041-0049
Reference Number
6900009
Rights
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