Correspondence related to O'conor's diario of general campaign of 1775.

Serial Number
041-02199
Title
Correspondence related to O'conor's diario of general campaign of 1775.
Author(s)
O'conor, Hugo
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria
Date
12-01-1775
Date
01-10-1776
Documentation
San Fernando. December 1, 1775 - January 10, 1776. 12p. Letter, draft. Original, signed.
Summary
Concerns O'Conor's general campaign of 1775; includes notes on number of enemy slain and captured; numbers of livestock recovered; pillage and its distribution to scouts; various reports by sub-commanders; previous plan for campaign; presidios of new line; character of frontier warfare; need for additional information on Apacheria; supply problems; specific engagements; and meritorious service rendered. Bucareli responds by praising O'Conor and promoting Munoz. (J. Williams, April 1987)
Persons
Pacheco, Rafael (Capitan)
Arreta, Josef Antonio (Theniente Gobernador)
Munoz, Manuel (Capitan)
Equrrola, Thomas (Theniente)
Crespo, Francisco Antonio (Gobernador)
O'conor, Hugo
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria
Places
Chihuahua (Villa)
Cahuila
La Babia, San Antonio Bucarely (Presidio)
Carmen (Hacienda)
Paso del Rio Norte (Pueblo)
Blanca (Sierra)
Nuevo Mexico
Juntas de los Rios Norte y Conchos (Presidio)
Guadalupe (Sierra)
Sonora
Mexico
Carrizal, San Fernando de (Presidio)
Ethnic Groups
Apaches
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 088 ff. 070-075, 099-100
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 088 ff. 070-075, 099-1
Language
Spanish
Notes
Documents relates to o'conor's diario (ff. 76-98) that follows.
Reference Number
8800007
Rights
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