Letters from Callis to viceroy on pay and supply expenses.

Serial Number
041-02000
Title
Letters from Callis to viceroy on pay and supply expenses.
Author(s)
Callis, Agustin
Date
12-30-1770
Date
08-17-1771
Documentation
Guaymas. May 1 - August 17, 1771. 6p. Letter, draft. Original, signed.
Summary
Concerns Callis (capitan of the catalonian volunteers) problems of supply and pay for his men; includes table of adjustments of gratificaciones in terms of pesos; also a table of unit composition with notes on arms and uniforms (f. 46); includes notes on various misadventures associated with their removal from Sonora to area near Tepic (See ff. 23-31 this volume). Document provides important information about forces at time of Elizondo's expedition to Sonora. (J. Williams, September 1987)
Persons
Callis, Agustin
Croix, Marques de
Fages, Pedro
Vilaseca, Estevan
Alberny, Pedro
Deiran, Diego (Capitan)
Places
Guaimas
Guaymas (Puerto)
Concepcion
Tamasula, San Antonio (Puerto)
Tepic (Pueblo)
Sonora (Provincia)
Military Groups
Compania Franca de Voluntarios
America, Regimento de
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 082 ff. 043-048
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 082 ff. 043-048
Language
Spanish
Notes
F. 43 represents a title sheet, includes tables
Reference Number
8200005
Rights
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