Letters between Ugarte and other military officials concerning peace treaty with mescalero Indians.

Serial Number
041-02955
Title
Letters between Ugarte and other military officials concerning peace treaty with mescalero Indians.
Author(s)
Ugarte y Loyola, Jacobo (Comandante General)
and others
Date
00-00-1779
Date
11-21-1787
Documentation
Arispe. October 1, 1787. 180p. Letter. Relacion. Original. Signed. Copy.
Summary
Series of documents concerning peace treaties with Mescaleros. Discussion of specific relations to be maintained with Indians. Letter of February 12, 1787, discussion of costs of relocating Indians near presidios. Letter of April 27, 1787, discussing new Indian settlements and their subsistence methods. Concern that Indians may not adapt to agriculture due to tradition of gathering wild plants and hunting animals. Letter of April 13, 1787, Ugarte is informed that some peaceful Indians were attacked by soldiers from Cohaguila. Much discussion on the reasons for Ugalde to attack peaceful Indians. Ugarte and his officials worry that Indians will mistrust them due to this attack. Military officials attempt to pacify Indians by giving them gifts and offering to protect them from other Indians. Letter may 1, 1787, Ugarte is informed Indians request release of Indians captured by Ugalde. Letter of September 7, 1787, discussion of maintaining animosity between different Indian groups so that they can be controlled better. (J. Tapia, September, 1987)
Persons
Ugarte y Loyola, Jacobo (Comandante General)
Ugalde, Juan de (Coronel)
Galvez, Bernardo de (Virrey)
Granados, Francisco (Alferez)
Florez, Manuel Antonio (Virrey)
Bergaro, Domingo (Alferez)
Romero, Pablo (Capitan)
Mata, Pedro Binolas (Teniente)
Rengel, Joseph (Comandante Inspector)
Croix, Carlos Francisco de (Virrey)
Baptista de Elquezabal, Juan (Capitan)
Zapato Tuerto (Indio)
Cuerno Verde (Indio)
Patule (Indio)
Quemado (Indio)
Alegre (Indio)
Ligero (Indio)
Montes, Ventura (Alferez)
Montera Blanca (Indio)
Vigotes El Bermejo (Indio)
El Calvo (Indio)
Nata Gee (Indio)
Rodriguez, Pioquinto (Soldado)
Balles, Dionicio (Alferez)
Beregana, Domingo
Martinez, Francisco (Comandante)
Diaz, Domingo (Capitan)
Places
Arispe
Chihuagua
Nueva Vizcaya
Sonora
Nuevo Mexico
Texas
Cohaguila
Guajuquilla (Paraje)
Guadalaxara
Alamos (Real)
Sierra Blanca
Rio Grande del Norte
Cosiguiriachic
Olivos (Cienega)
Conchos
Paso del Norte (Pueblo)
California
Varas (Mesa)
San Juan, Alamos de (Paraje)
Guadalupe (Sierra)
Carmen (Sierra)
Chizos (Sierra)
Sardinas
Janos
San Carlos (Presidio)
Mapimi, Volson de
Cibolo (Aguaje)
Puliques
Cruzes (Aguaje)
Pavelloncito (Aguaje)
Ramada (Hacienda)
Cieneguita (Cerro)
Santa Rosa (Villa)
Tiburcios (Pueblo)
San Sabas (Presidio)
Babia (Presidio)
Pubiques
Rica (Sierra)
San Buenaventura (Valle)
Pilares (Presidio)
Mogano (Sierra)
Parras
Pasaje
Ethnic Groups
Mescaleros
Lipanes
Lipiyanes
Apaches
Chiricahuis
Gilenos
Mimbrenos
Comanches
Yutas
Navajoes
Mulatos
Military Groups
Alamo, Companiadel
Coaguila, Tropasde
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 112 ff. 001-091
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 112 ff. 001-091
Language
Spanish
Notes
Duplication of pages, ff. 1-2 is index of reel, earliest letter dated February 12, 1787.
Reference Number
11200001
Rights
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