Letters from Ripperda to Bucareli concerning failure of peace promised by Bucareli and conflicts between Indians.

Serial Number
041-02499
Title
Letters from Ripperda to Bucareli concerning failure of peace promised by Bucareli and conflicts between Indians.
Author(s)
Ripperda, Baron de
Date
04-06-1774
Date
05-19-1774
Documentation
Bejar. April 6, 1774 to May 19, 1774. 25p. Letters, extractos. Originals, signed.
Summary
Discusses failure of peace treaty promised by Bucareli to inhabitants of Coahuila. Friendship with naciones del Norte has proven to be fraudulent, their entrance to Coahuila must be avoided or better solution must be found. Also discusses possible warfare with inhabitants of new presidios and conflict between Comanches and Lipanes over stolen horses. Description of murder of Vecino and soldier by either Comanches, Apaches, or Tancaoues. Also unsuccessful campaigns against these Indians by a Sergeant. Also refers to harm done by Taranames, Taouacanes, Tancaoues, etc. And doubtful conversion of Taranames. (M. Vasquez, January 1988)
Persons
Ripperda, Baron de
Oconor, Hugo (Comandante Inspector)
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria
Medina, Roque de (Ayudante Inspector)
Menchaca (Capitan)
Mecieres, Atanacio de
Cazorla, Luis
Places
Bejar, San Antonio de
Coahuila (Provincia)
Zivolo, Santa Cruz del (Fuerte)
Francia
Guadalupe
Laredo
Colorado (Rio)
San Joseph (Mision)
Lovanillo (Rancho)
Los Adaes
Bahia
Orcoquiza
Luiciana
Ethnic Groups
Lipanes
Tancaoues
Ingleses
Comanches
Franceses
nortenos
Yervipianos
Apaches Lipanes
Tasuayas
Taranames
Carancahuazes
Natchitoches
Texas
Vidays
Cocos
Taouacanes
Military Groups
Francia, Marina de
Tancaoues, Regimiento de las
Destacamiento del Zivolo
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 099 ff. 015-028 exp. 1
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 099 ff. 015-028 exp. 1
Language
Spanish
Notes
2 copies of ff. 24. Ff. 27 extract illegible in places.
Reference Number
9900010
Rights
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