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Letters between Mendinuta and Bucareli concerning Indian hostilities.

Serial Number: 
041-02828
Title: 
Letters between Mendinuta and Bucareli concerning Indian hostilities.
Author(s): 
Fermin de Mendinueta, Pedro
Author(s): 
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio (Fray)
Date: 
01-16-1773
Date: 
05-04-1773
Documentation: 
Santa Fee, Mexico. May 14, 1773 - July 27, 1773. 6p. Letter. Original, signed.
Summary: 
Mendinueta recounts Indian thefts, kidnappings, murders. Mentions Cumanche ambivalence in village commerce and war. explains drought and winter has killed horses. Bucareli expresses sympathy for depredations but declares faith in Mendinueta's ability to control Indians through zeal and prudence. (S. Gibbs, September 1987)
Persons: 
Fermin de Mendinueta, Pedro
Persons: 
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio (Fray)
Persons: 
Christobal (Fray)
Places: 
Santa Fee
Places: 
Nuevo Mexico
Places: 
Chiguagua (Villa)
Places: 
Taos (Pueblo)
Places: 
Pecos (Pueblo)
Ethnic Groups: 
Apaches
Ethnic Groups: 
Cumanches
Ethnic Groups: 
Picuris
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 103 ff. 217-220
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 103 ff. 217-220
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Out of order. Folios 218-219 same as folios 226-227.
Reference Number: 
10300052
Rights: 
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