Letters between virrey Cruillas and Cachupin re: white deer.

Serial Number
041-02766
Title
Letters between virrey Cruillas and Cachupin re: white deer.
Author(s)
Velez Cachupin, Thomas
Virrey(?)
Date
05-11-1765
Date
11-19-1765
Documentation
Santa Fe. May 11 - November 19, 1765. 7p. Letter. Original, signed.
Summary
Cruillas asks Cachupin to get (white ?) Does from pacified Indians living next to the Cumanche nation. Cachupin replies that he managed to catch and tame some Young deer of alzane breed, but assures virrey that there are no white deer in Nueva Mexico; they are to be found only in hot climates, near la Linea equinocial. (D. Marksz, 1987)
Persons
Velez Cachupin, Thomas (Gobernador)
Cruillas, Marques de (Virrey)
Places
Taos (Pueblo)
Ojo Caliente
Santa Fee
Nuebo Mexico
Ethnic Groups
Cumanches
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 102 ff. 412-416
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 102 ff. 412-416
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
10200135
Rights
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