Correspondence with gobernador Escandon concerning routine administrative affairs in Nuevo Santander.

Serial Number
041-02924
Title
Correspondence with gobernador Escandon concerning routine administrative affairs in Nuevo Santander.
Author(s)
Escandon, Joseph de (Gobernador)
Chacon, Luis Mariano (Fray)
Date
01-29-1762
Date
12-17-1763
Documentation
Mexico, Santa Barbara, Nuevo Santander. January 29, 1762 - December 17 1763. 100p. Letters, drafts. Signed, originals.
Summary
Series of letters from Escandon to virrey concerning state of and sugar Cane; discussion of precautions against attack by English along Costa del Seno Mexicano; ongoing efforts at evangelization and reduction of of Indians in area; protection of mining operations in Sierra Tamaulipa against Indian attack; Series of undetailed accounts of raids by Tanambres against town in Sierra Tamaulipa. Also includes letter from fray Chacon complaining that missions in Nuevo Santander do not have Indians and blames situation on lack of sufficient military pressure against rebel tribes. (A. Tukey, July 1989)
Persons
Escandon, Joseph de (Gobernador)
Cruillas, Marques de (Virrey)
Velasco, Carlos de (Gobernador)
Ladron de Guevara, Antonio (Capitan)
Cordova, Miguel de (Capitan)
Arriaga, Juan de (Capitan
Calderon, Joseph Ventura (Capitan)
Lopez, Phelipe (Comisario)
Ribera, Juan de (Capitan Comandante)
Odriozola, Joseph Ignacio
Galban, Ignacio (Teniente)
Chacon, Luis Mariano (Fray)
Munoz Villa, Juan Manuel (Gobernador)
Unganza Ibarrola, Domingo de
Places
Nuevo Santander
San Angel
Nuevo Leon
Linares (Villa)
San Francisco
Igollo (Mision)
Santa Barbara
Tamaulipas (Sierra)
Llera
Palmillas
Mantle (Rio)
Escandon
Horcasitas
Tanchipa
San Fernando
Santillana
Altamira
Tampico
Sihuy (Sierra)
Aguayo
Taumave
Maiz (Valle)
Tula
Soto la Marina
Helguesa (Mision)
Veracruz
Rio Verde
Pachuca, San Francisco de
Zacatecas, Guadalupe de
Burgos
Revilla
Padilla
Guemas
Reynosa
Camargo
Seno Mexicano (Costa)
Ethnic Groups
Tanambres
Olives
Huastecos
Pames
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 110 ff. 180-229 exp. 2
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 110 ff. 180-229 exp.
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
11000004
Rights
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