Corbalan to Croix (official reply, Mexico, 10/25/1771/ letter concerning Indian payment church tithes.
Alamos. September 24 - October 25, 1771. 10p. Letter. Signed. Photostat.
Corbalan warns that forcing Indians to pay church tithes may disturb the good harmony and peace area. Croix's successor (Bucareli) says tithe not to be required from Indians until matter discussed with king. (incomplete document, N.P., N.d., in Corbalan's handwriting asks Opatas to be relieved tithe, obligation to sow community fields, because of hardships due to Apache attack. (T. Sheridan, 1976)
Croix, Marques de
Croix, Teodoro de
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 093 ff. 324-328
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 093 ff. 324-328
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