Letters from Mezieres to Ripperda concerning various crimes.

Serial Number
041-02537
Title
Letters from Mezieres to Ripperda concerning various crimes.
Author(s)
Ripperda, Baron de
Mezieres, Atanasio de
Date
01-04-1775
Date
11-02-1775
Documentation
Natchitoches. January 4, 1775 to November 2, 19775. 4p. Letters, extracto. Signed.
Summary
Informs of honesty of la Violeta and his mistreatment by Spaniards. Extract by Ripperda mentioning contraband of mules and stealing of horses. Describes offer of Spanish scalp by Comanches to tuacan chief and his reaction. (M. Vasquez, March 1988)
Persons
Ripperda, Baron de
Mezieres, Atanasio de
Vidal, Marcos
Violeta
Places
Natchitoches
Adaes
Espiritu Santo, Bahia Del
Ethnic Groups
Franceses
Tuacanas
Apaches
Comanches
Cainiones
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 099 ff. 108-109 exp. 1
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 099 ff. 108-109 exp. 1
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
9900048
Rights
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