Letters between Munoz and virrey Conde concerning among other things intertribal relations involving lipanes, comanches and others. First in series begins with a vista de no haverse.

Serial Number
041-03901
Title
Letters between Munoz and virrey Conde concerning among other things intertribal relations involving lipanes, comanches and others. First in series begins with a vista de no haverse.
Author(s)
Munoz, Manuel (Gobernador)
Revilla Gigedo, Conde de (Virrey)
Date
01-14-1791
Date
03-02-1791
Documentation
Espiritu santo, Bahia del; San Antonio. January 14, 1791 - March 2, 1791. 24pp. Approximate. Letters. Copies.
Summary
Concerns Indian raid on Rio de San Marcos by Lipanes after they had sent emissaries to speak with military; letter which mentions some intertribal hostilities between Lipanes and Tarcahues; information on marriage custom in which male Lipanes married female Vidais and Orcoquizacs and male Orcoquizacs marrying female Lipanas; Munoz suggests that gift promised the Lipanes be given them in order to engender trust; letter to Munoz advising him to be aware of the danger inherent in allowing Lipanes to form alliances with Indians of north; mention of a possible negotiation with Lipanes for which Ugalde is instructed to bring any captives he holds to San Antonio realizing that that this is not possible for two days because there is a war being fought by Vidays, Orcoquizacs, Atacapas, and Cocos against Tarcahues; accusation that Comanches may have been aided by soldiers in attacking Mescaleros- disputed by military, possibly Indians using uniforms of Spanish killed in earlier battles; goods given over to Comanche leader - horses, mirrors, tobacco, Vermillion. (O. Velez, August 1989)
Persons
Trevino, Antonio (Sargento)
Ugalde, Juan de (Brigadier)
Munoz, Manuel (Gobernador)
Basquez, Francisco (Alferes)
Zapato Ras (Capitansillo)(Indio)
Lombrana, Jose (Indio)
Casquita (Indio)
Nava, Pedro de (Brigadier)
Castro, Ramon de (Commandante General)
Aga (Indio)
Jacinto (Indian)
Curbelo, Jose Antonio (Interprete)
Ugarte y Loyola, Jacobo (Mariscal de Campo)
Gutierrez, Joaquin (Interprete)
Places
Poniente (Presidio)
Espiritu Santo, Bahia del
San Antonio
Coahuila (Provincia)
Revilla
San Ignacio
Mier
Azucapas (Pueblo)
San Juan Baptista de Rio Grande (Presidio)
Texas
Ethnic Groups
Lipanes
Vidais
Orcoquizacs
Atacapas
Cocos
Tarcahues
Comanches
Polvoras
Valas
Mescaleros
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 162 ff. 417-429 (Approx) exp. 11
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 162 ff. 417-429 (Appro
Language
Spanish
Notes
Folios unnumbered. First in this series begins with the phrase found above in title
Reference Number
16200029
Rights
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