Letters between Mendinuta and Croix over Indian hostilities of 1770.

Serial Number
041-02804
Title
Letters between Mendinuta and Croix over Indian hostilities of 1770.
Author(s)
Fermin de Mendinueta, Pedro
Croix, Marques de
Date
12-30-1769
Date
06-12-1770
Documentation
Santa Fee. May 31, 1770 - October 28, 1770. 17p. Letter. Original, signed.
Summary
Mendinueta expresses regret that he has not completed inspection orders from inspection of 1769 because of preoccupation with Cumanche hostilities. Recounts Cumanche murders and kidnappings and Apache thefts over large area. Croix grants Mendinueta some freedom to use his own discretion in dealing with Indians. (S. Gibbs, August 1987)
Persons
Fermin de Mendinueta, Pedro
Croix, Marques de
Places
Santa Fee (Villa)
Nuebo Mexico
Taos (Pueblo)
San Juan (Pueblo)
Picuris (Pueblo)
Trampas (Rio)
Abiquiu (Pueblo)
Albuquerque (Jurisdiccion)
Ethnic Groups
Cumanches
Apaches Carlanos
Apaches Faraones
Yutas
Genizaros
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 103 ff. 109-117
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 103 ff. 109-117
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
10300028
Rights
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