Letter from Mezieres concerning different Indian groups, comanche raids, arrest of Vidal, and other matters.

Serial Number
041-02509
Title
Letter from Mezieres concerning different Indian groups, comanche raids, arrest of Vidal, and other matters.
Author(s)
Mezieres, Atanacio de
Ripperda, Baron de
Date
07-17-1774
Documentation
Natchitoces. July 17,1774. 5p. Letter. Signed.
Summary
Complains about Comanche raids. Mentions hatred felt by Xaranames for Spaniards. Recommends search for families left in Lovanillo. Description of arrest of Vidal and others. (M. Vasquez, February 1988)
Persons
Mezieres, Atanacio de
Ripperda, Baron de
Gainion (Jefe de Taovacanes)
Diaz, Joseph Manuel
Diaz, Juan Antonio
Pubea (Capitan Comanche)
Sierra, Bartholomeo de
Sierra, Gregorio de
Vierra, Cristobal de
Padilla, Patricio
Bueno, Joseph
Travieso, Nepomuceno Juan (General)
Guerra, Joseph
Raval(?), Pedro
Sauto (Capitan de los Texas)
Cuevas, Juan Antonio
Benitez, Joachin
Vidal, Marcos
Bosquet(?)
Vidal, YFarias(?)
Places
Natchitoches
Espiritu Santo, Bahia del
Lovanillo
San Joseph (Presidio)
San Jazinto (Rio)
Valero, San Antonio (Mision)
Adaes
Ethnic Groups
Tancagues
Comanches
Taovacanes
Taovaiazes
Orcoquisas
Bidays
Acinays
Aises
Xaranames
Espanoles
Tuacanes
Cocos
Carancahuases
Texas
Flechazos
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 099 ff. 049-051 exp. 1
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 099 ff. 049-051 exp. 1
Language
Spanish
Notes
Ff. 49-51 illegible in places. Marginal notes.
Reference Number
9900020
Rights
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