Letter from Arredondo and others, to the viceroy concerning the campaign organized to recover Texas from Mexican rebels.

Serial Number
041-03257
Title
Letter from Arredondo and others, to the viceroy concerning the campaign organized to recover Texas from Mexican rebels.
Author(s)
Arredondo, Joaquin de (Comandante)
Salcedo, Nemecio (Comandante)
Date
05-00-1813
Date
03-02-1813
Documentation
Revilla, Chihuahua. May 13, 1813-April 2, 1813. 16p. Letters informes. Originals, signed, copies.
Summary
Concerns letter signed by several military officials who were in charge of campaign to recover Texas which was captured by Bernardo Gutierrez, a rebel aided by united states bandits coming from Luisiana. Letter mentions that rebels are talking about a new republic called republica Mexicana. Indians, it is said, have taken advantage of the situation and are attacking the provinces more often. Spaniards are exhausted, afraid, and want to go home to Spain. Supplies are needed to continue campaign against rebels in Texas. (M. Marroquin, may 1989)
Persons
Herrera, Simon de (Gobernador)
Gutierrez, Bernardo (Lider Rebelde)
Fernando Septimo (Rey de Espana)
Arredondo, Joaquin de (Comandante)
Calleja, Felix Maria (Virrey)
Salcedo, Nemecio
Carbajal, Jose
Places
Texas (Provincia)
Guayo (Villa)
Laredo (Punta)
San Luis Potosi
Nuevo Reyno de Leon
Monterrey
Estados Unidos del Norte
Espiritu Santo (Bahia)
Nueva Vizcaya (Provincia)
Chihuahua
Revilla
Veracruz
Coahuila
Luisiana
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 129 ff. 035-043 (Approx)
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 129 ff. 035-043 (Appro
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
12900003
Rights
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