Correspondence between virrey and governor of Sonora 1774, dealing with administrative issues such as postal services and mistreatment of Indians, agriculture, mining and Indians attacks.

Serial Number
041-02441
Title
Correspondence between virrey and governor of Sonora 1774, dealing with administrative issues such as postal services and mistreatment of Indians, agriculture, mining and Indians attacks.
Author(s)
Crespo, Francisco Antonio
Date
02-29-1774
Date
04-27-1774
Documentation
Horcasitas. February 29, 1774-April 27, 1774. 36p. Letters, informes, peticiones. Originals, signed.
Summary
Series of documents concerning complaints of Indians from Bacadeguachi because of mistreatment and little food they get from missionary of that jurisdiction. Governor of Sonora gives account of need for postal service within provinces under his authority. Construction of a ditch for irrigation. Military groups and officials existing in Sinaloa and Sonora. Indians ambushed a military convoy killing two and wounding eight (folio 59). (J. Marroquin, August 1988)
Persons
Morales, Pedro Josef
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria
Lopez, Domingo (Director de Correos)
Urrea Bernardo de Cason, Ygnacio (General)
Lumbreras, Juan Josef (Comandante)
Azcarate, Josef Andres (Administrador de Aduana)
Ansa, Juan Bautista de (Capitan)
Carvalan, Pedro (Intendente)
Canedo, Juan Antonio (Teniente Coronel)
Galvez, Josef (Visitador)
Revilla Gigedo, Conde de (Virrey)
Crespo, Francisco
Places
Badeguachi (Pueblo)
Huerta, San Antonio de la
Horcasitas
Guadalaxara
Durango
Buena Vista
Los Alamos
San Marcial (Real)
Terrenate (Presidio)
Queretaro, Santa Cruz de (Colegio)
Sinaloa
Gila (Rio)
Colorado (Rio)
Terrenate (Presidio)
Sinaloa (Provincia)
Sonora
Rosario
Copala
Mazatlan
Badinaguato
Sartre, Matheo
Cieneguilla, Yldefonso de la (Real)
Tubac (Presidio)
Chihuahua (Aduana)
Ethnic Groups
Opatas
Tiburones
Yumas
Seris
Taraumaras
Apaches
Military Groups
Compania Volante
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 096 ff. 042-061 exp. 1
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 096 ff. 042-061 exp. 1
Language
Spanish
Notes
Folio 53 is duplicated. Documents out of order.
Reference Number
9600004
Rights
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