Correspondence between governor and virrey on various administrative issues. 1774

Serial Number
041-02442
Title
Correspondence between governor and virrey on various administrative issues. 1774
Author(s)
Crespo, Francisco Antonio
Date
02-25-1774
Date
05-18-1774
Documentation
Horcasitas. February 25, 1774-May 18, 1774. 34p. Letters, informes, peticiones. Originals, signed.
Summary
Series of documents concerning request for military escort and doubling of number of priests in Querataro. Notice from governor on execution of orders in matter of Manuel Rivera. Establishment of a chaplain in presidio of terrate. Monthly postal service established in el Rosario, Guadalaxara and vicinities (ff. 66-69-75-76). Indians from el Rosario, request a captain to govern and protect them from enemy's attacks. Governor informs about problems he had to issue his report on situation of provinces under his authority. Report on Droughts and floods that ruined Sinaloa in 1770. Request that visita be called off. Report that a campaign against Apaches was delayed due to problems with the horses. Report on new advances made in agriculture and Droughts suffered in previous years and pearl fishery in coasts of Tepoca. (J. Marroquin, August 1988)
Persons
Ximenez, Diego (Fray Procurador)
Crespo, Francisco Antonio
Rivera, Juan Manuel (Cura y Bachiller)
Vildosola, Josef Antonio (Capitan)
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria (Virrey)
Lopez, Domingo Antonio (Administrador de Correos)
Bernardo, Francisco (Alcalde)
Lumbreras, Juan Josef (Capitan)
Corvalan, Pedro (Intendente)
Ansa, Juan Bautista de (Capitan)
Places
Queretaro, Santa Cruz de (Colegio)
Horcasitas, San Miguel de
Sinaloa
Buena Vista, San Carlos de (Presidio)
Terrenate (Presidio)
Rosario (Real)
Mazatlan, Santa Cruz de
Hatitan, Santa Maria
Rosario (Real)
Altar (Presidio)
Fuerte (Rio)
Guadalaxara
Colorado (Rio)
Charay (Pueblo)
Maloya
Culiacan
Ethnic Groups
Nahues
Apaches
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 096 ff. 062-079 exp. 1
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 096 ff. 062-079 exp. 1
Language
Spanish
Notes
Documents incomplete and out of order.
Reference Number
9600005
Rights
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