expediente sobre establecimiento de un obraje en la villa de Santa Fe del Nuevo Mexico; numero 10

Serial Number
041-03860
Title
expediente sobre establecimiento de un obraje en la villa de Santa Fe del Nuevo Mexico; numero 10
Author(s)
Bonilla, Antonio
Ugarte y Loyola, Jacobo
Date
09-17-1788
Date
05-01-1789
Documentation
Santa Fe, Mexico, Chihuahua. September 17, 1788-May 1, 1789. 16p. Letters. Originals, signed, copies.
Summary
Correspondence between Loyola, Senor fiscal and others regarding plausibility of building Obraje in Santa Fe; Indians of region described as being very industrious; women spin cotton in own homes; agriculture and cattle are economic Basis, but during time between harvests no one works and time is wasted; building Obraje would keep people busy at all times, plus add to income; plan is opposed by Senor fiscal due to possible interference with european textile trade, costliness; types of cloth planned for Obraje also discussed; basically interesting document. (D. J. McClelland, January 1989)
Persons
Ugarte y Loyola, Jacobo
Bonilla, Antonio
Morfi, Juan Agustin (Padre)
Marinelarena, Martin de (Capitan de Milicias)
Urquide, Manuel de (Capitan de Milicias)
Ydalgo, Miguel (Brigadier)
Florez, Manuel Antonio
Valenzuela
Losada
Places
Pecuries
Pecos
Taos
Ysleta
Santa Fe (Villa)
Mexico
Nuevo Mexico (Provincia)
Santo Evangelio (Provincia)
Arispe
Durango
San Bartholome (Valle)
Chihuagua
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 161 ff. 255-263 exp. 10
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 161 ff. 255-263 exp. 1
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
16100009
Rights
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