Administrative correspondence between the viceroy and the commander of expedition against Indian rebels. Chihuahua 1771.

Serial Number
041-02458
Title
Administrative correspondence between the viceroy and the commander of expedition against Indian rebels. Chihuahua 1771.
Author(s)
Galvez, Bernardo de (Comandante)
Croix, Marquez de (Virrey)
Date
01-07-1771
Date
07-22-1771
Documentation
Chihuahua. January 7, 1771-July 22, 1771. 62p. Letters, informes, peticiones. Originals, signed.
Summary
Documents concern an all out military campaign and very well organized raid against Nortenos and Apache Indians. Indian prisoners of the Spaniards play an important role in attacks against the Indian rancherias. Diaries of the campaign give full description of how raids were carried out. Military official in charge of the expedition requests stipends for Indian guides who proved loyal to the Spaniards. Document contains some unrelated information dealing with mission's supplies and military appointments. Brief mention of Indian language interpreters. (M. Marroquin, August 1988)
Persons
Galvez y Gallardo, Bernardo de (Comandante)
Croix, Marquez de (Virrey)
Gil, Nicolaz (Teniente)
Velazquez, Juan
Munoz, Manuel (Capitan)
Cantuma, Josef Antonio
Diaz, Domingo
Marin, Leandro
Gomez de la Torre, Manuel
Places
Chihuahua
San Bartolome (Valle)
Nuevo Mexico
Sonora
Nueva Vizcaya
Jalavaspa (Hacienda)
Pena Blanca
Ormigas (Puesto)
Cuiame
Arroyo Seco
Alamo
Colorado (Rio)
Rio del Norte
Conchos (Rio)
Estebvan, Tinaxa de San
Mula
Chilicote (Cuesta)
Potrero
Dolores (Hacienda)
Hayas (Mision)
Santillana (Mision)
Mier (Mision)
Minas (Real)
Tamaulipas (Real)
Tortuga (Sierra)
Peyote (Puerto)
Cruces (Sierra)
Arroyo Escondido
Pilares
Inocentes, Junta de los
Guadalupe, (Cerro)
Mezquite
Alamito
Boquetes
Buen Vado
Chorreras
Ethnic Groups
Nortenos
Apaches
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 097 ff. 039-070 exp. 2
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 097 ff. 039-070 exp. 2
Language
Spanish
Notes
Some documents contain side summaries made by a later reader.
Reference Number
9700002
Rights
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