Letters from Munoz concerning problems being encountered with lipanes first in this series begins with the phrase adjunta a v. Exa..

Serial Number
041-03903
Title
Letters from Munoz concerning problems being encountered with lipanes first in this series begins with the phrase adjunta a v. Exa..
Author(s)
Munoz, Manuel (Governador de Texas, Teniente Coronel)
Date
05-08-1791
Date
05-10-1791
Documentation
San Antonio de Bexar. May 8, 1791 - May 10, 1791. 12p. Approximate letters. Copies. The tribes of tacahuan and comanches appeared in plaza to fight Apaches, lipanes arrive at missions of san Jose and Espadas; lipanes from the north arrive at presidio de San Juan Baptista del rio Grande, munoz sends them back and sends two spies to make sure; lombrana and others arrive to speak of peace but commandante general not trusting them takes lombrana and others prisoner until emisaries come back with other people from this indian nation. They later escaped, while escaping a gandul stabbed commandante general who then shot him dead; in response to the belligerency of the lipanes munoz has ordered an increase of number of comanches and other indians from the north to counteract the lipanes. (O. Velez, September 1989)
Persons
Espadas, Manuel de
Quiscate (Capitan de la Nacion Tacahuan)
Gutierrez de la Cueba, Juan (Ayudante Inspector)
Trevino, Antonio (Sargento)
Rios, Francisco (Sargento)
Demecienes, Antonio de
Arrambide, Juan Ignacio (Teniente)
Places
Espadas (Mision)
San Jose (Mision)
Santa Rosa (Valle)
San Antonio de Bexar (Villa)
San Juan Baptista del Rio Grande (Presidio)
San Jose (Rancho)
Laredo
Balixa
Leon, Nuebo Reyno De
Ethnic Groups
Apaches
Tacahuanes
Lipanes
Comanches
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 162 ff. 448-454 (Approx) exp. 11
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 162 ff. 448-454 (Appro
Language
Spanish
Notes
Folios unnumbered. First in this series begins with the phrase found above in title
Reference Number
16200031
Rights
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