Correspondence between viceroy and Ripperda concerning presidio defence and capitan Tobar.

Serial Number
041-02596
Title
Correspondence between viceroy and Ripperda concerning presidio defence and capitan Tobar.
Author(s)
Virrey (?)
Ripperda, Baron de
Date
12-15-1771
Date
05-21-1772
Documentation
Bexar. January 13 - May 21, 1772. 26p. Letters. Originals, signed.
Summary
Interest in establishing salt warehouse. Castaways from English schooner. Concerns orders for 29 soldiers of company of San Sabas, military administration, viceroy's receipt of news. Concerns conduct of Tobar and other inhabitants. Tobar resigns. Concerns Apache hostilities and use of soldiers. (L. L. Woodward, April 1988)
Persons
Noriega, Melchor (Administrador de Salinas)
Tobar, Francisco (Capitan)
Ripperda, Baron de
Martos, Angel
Croix, Marques de
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria
Places
Nuevo Santander
Espiritu Santo, Bahia de
Adaes
Nachitoches
San Sabas
Orcoquizas (Presidio)
Texas
Bexar
Ethnic Groups
Ingleses
Negros
Apaches
Military Groups
San Sabas, Compania de
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 100 ff. 170-182 exp. 1
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 100 ff. 170-182 exp. 1
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
10000022
Rights
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