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Series of correspondence with governor Escandon concerning administrative affairs in Nuevo Santander.

Serial Number: 
041-02925
Title: 
Series of correspondence with governor Escandon concerning administrative affairs in Nuevo Santander.
Author(s): 
Escandon, Joseph (Gobernador)
Date: 
01-06-1764
Date: 
12-28-1766
Documentation: 
Mexico, Nuevo Santander. January 6, 1764 - December 28, 1766. 100p. Letters, drafts. Signed, originals.
Summary: 
Continuation of correspondence with Escandon concerning affairs along Costa del Seno Mexicano; epidemic of unspecified disease which has caused suspension of labor in mines of Sierra Tamaulipa; damage to corn crops and livestock caused by drought in 1764; petitions virrey to promote to rank of Mariscal; sends expedition to survey northern coastline of Nuevo Santander. Expedition describes complex system of outer sand banks, discovery of Island off of San Juan mission near mouth of Nuezes discovery of wreckages of English and French ships. Also includes accounts of establishment of three Villas along coast between mouths of Rios Grande and Nuezes, and of theft of livestock by Indians inhabiting Sierra Sihuy. (A. Tukey, July 1989)
Persons: 
Escandon, Joseph de (Gobernador)
Persons: 
Manchaca, Luis Antonio (Capitan)
Persons: 
Escandon, Manuel de (Teniente General)
Persons: 
Cruillas, Marques de (Virrey)
Persons: 
Vizarron Penemallera, Joseph
Persons: 
Lara, Ignacio de (Capitan)
Persons: 
Serna, Joseph Vicente de (Capitan)
Persons: 
Cordova, Miguel de (Capitan)
Persons: 
Alexo Fernandez, Juan Antonio (Capitan)
Persons: 
Mora, Francisco de la (Capitan)
Persons: 
Ortiz de Zarate, Joseph (Capitan)
Persons: 
Izaguirre, Francisco (Capitan)
Persons: 
Unzaga, Domingo de (Capitan)
Persons: 
Palacio, Joseph (Alcalde Mayor)
Persons: 
Malo de Villavicencio, Pedro (Oidor)
Persons: 
Villalba, Juan de (Comandante General)
Persons: 
Garza, Blas Maria de la (Capitan)
Persons: 
Fuentes, Luis de (Capitan)
Persons: 
Galvan, Joachin (Capitan)
Persons: 
Oliveira y Abreu, Andres de
Persons: 
Croix, Marques de (Virrey)
Persons: 
Tejada, Vuenaventura de (Fray)
Persons: 
Caxigal, Francisco (Virrey)
Persons: 
Orozco, Juan de (Fray)
Persons: 
Ribera, Juan de
Persons: 
Parnilla, Diego (Coronel)
Places: 
Nuevo Santander
Places: 
Bejar, San Antonio de (Presidio)
Places: 
San Fernando (Villa)
Places: 
Monclova
Places: 
Santa Rosa
Places: 
Rio Grande
Places: 
Tamaulipas (Sierra)
Places: 
Panzacola
Places: 
Taumabe
Places: 
Palmillas
Places: 
Tula
Places: 
Queretaro
Places: 
San Juan (Mision)
Places: 
San Bernardo (Mision)
Places: 
Zacatecas
Places: 
San Diego (Hacienda)
Places: 
San Miguel (Villa)
Places: 
Nuezes (Rio)
Places: 
Missisipi (Rio)
Places: 
Santa Doroteo (Rio)
Places: 
Espirit Santo (Bahia)
Places: 
Tampico
Places: 
Camargo
Places: 
Trinidad (Rio)
Places: 
Tamaulipa, San Carlos de (Villa)
Places: 
Cheti Manchac (Poblacion)
Places: 
Nueva Orleans
Places: 
Luisiana
Places: 
Adaes (Presidio)
Places: 
Texas
Places: 
Islas Blancas
Places: 
Laredo
Places: 
San Saba (Mision)
Places: 
Rio Blanco (Pueblo)
Places: 
Sihuy (Sierra)
Ethnic Groups: 
Mecos
Ethnic Groups: 
Ingleses
Ethnic Groups: 
Franceses
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 110 ff. 230-283 exp. 2
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 110 ff. 230-283 exp.
Language: 
Spanish
Reference Number: 
11000005
Rights: 
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