Letters and informe submitted by Crespo to viceroy Bucareli.

Serial Number
041-02211
Title
Letters and informe submitted by Crespo to viceroy Bucareli.
Author(s)
Crespo, Francisco Antonio (Gobernador)
Date
11-25-1774
Date
12-15-1774
Documentation
Altar, Tubac. November 25 - December 15, 1774. 23p. Letter, informe. Original, copy.
Summary
Ansa's second expedition to Monterey; notes; foundation of mission in San Francisco; explorations of Garces; possible commerce of Yumas with Hopis; feasibility of routes connecting Sonora to California and New Mexico to Sonora; difficulty of trail; crossing Colorado at Yuma with balsas, Canoa o Barco; relation of Yuma to other California Indians; descriptions of parts of route; of Tucson area; available pasturage; possible new presidio locations; possible effects on Apache wars; call for Yuma mission; negotiations with Palma; reports in Tucson and among Yumas of closeness of New Mexico and possible route westward to Sonora and California; proposal to guard roads with troop of dragoons; new presidio constructions; and other aspects of implementing royal regulation of 1772. (J. Williams, April 1987)
Persons
O'conor, Hugo (Commandante Inspector)
Crespo, Francisco Antonio (Gobernador)
Anza, Juan Bautista (Capitan)
Garces, Francisco
Palma, Salvador (Capitan de los Indios)
Urrea, Bernardo
Bucarely y Ursua, Antonio Maria (Fray)
Places
Sonora
Monterrey
Monte-Rey
San Francisco (Rio)
Nuevo Mexico
California
San Pedro (Rio)
Apacheria
California (Penisula)
California (Sierras)
Cavorca
San Xavier del Bac (Mision)
Tuquison
Oro (Canada)
San Pedro (Rio)
Tubac (Presidio)
Colorado (Rio)
Altar, Santa Gertrudis
Terrenate (Presidio)
San Bernardino
Kaguionac
Santa Cruz (Presidio)
Gila (Rio)
Ethnic Groups
Apaches
Moquis
Jumas
Pimas Gilenos
Opas
Cocomaricopas
Jalchedunes
Yabipies(?)
Yabipaysquichis
Taysagaguechys
Nijoras
Moquinos
Yabipaysmochis
Yabipaysjedecoches
Yumas
Moguyes
Pimas
Papagos
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 088 ff. 183-193
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 088 ff. 183-193
Language
Spanish
Notes
Folio 183 a title page, ff. 194-195 a copy of 192-193
Reference Number
8800019
Rights
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