Correspondence regarding results of military campaign to Lampazos to discover enemy entry points.

Serial Number
041-03818
Title
Correspondence regarding results of military campaign to Lampazos to discover enemy entry points.
Author(s)
Vaamonde, Manuel
Revilla Gigedo, Conde de
Date
10-23-1790
Date
11-16-1790
Documentation
Monterrey. October 23, 1790-November 16, 1790. 41p. Letters. Relaciones. Signed.
Summary
Documents present information requested by virrey concerning conditions of troops led to Lampazos by Ugalde. Contains lists of uniforms, armaments and horses. Contains also relacion regarding finance of troops and provisions to each soldier by name. Includes nine testimonies of officers of said troops testifying that there were public card Games in camps, selling of military horses was permitted and soldiers received harsh reprimands and were otherwise mistreated. Vaamonde discusses costs of mules, supplies and maintaining soldiers and asks virrey to supply these funds. Includes accounts of money spent for items sent to troops in Lampazos.(M. Dannemiller, December 1988)
Persons
Vaamonde, Manuel (Governador)
Revilla Gigedo, Conde de (Virrey)
Ugalde, Juan de (Brigadier)
Gonzales Huerta, Thomas (Alferez)
Trevino, Vicente (Alcalde)
Olivos, Enrique Juan Angel de los
Ancina, Clemente
Ruiz, Melchor
Baldes, Juan Jose
Moya, Vicente
Nava, Pedro de (Brigadier)
Places
Lampazos
Leon
Santa Rosa
Guadereyra
Guaxuco
Mora
Linares
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 159 ff. 185-206
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 159 ff. 185-206
Language
Spanish
Notes
Refers to information in folios 163-180.
Reference Number
15900015
Rights
To request a scan or copy of the document please contact the original or first location repository; if a citation reads “AZU Film” please submit the citation to LBRY-askddt@email.arizona.edu.
General Subjects