Correspondence concerning possible commercial trade between Mexico and California.

Serial Number
041-03939
Title
Correspondence concerning possible commercial trade between Mexico and California.
Author(s)
Perez, Ramon (Contramaestre)
Elira, Francisco de (Comandante)
Revilla Giedo, Conde de
and others
Date
05-24-1794
Date
06-02-1795
Documentation
San Blas. April 24, 1794- June 2, 1795. 36p. Letters. Informes. Drafts. Originals. Signed.
Summary
Series of documents concerning the request to buy a ship and to conduct a commercial exchange of food and goods between Mexico and California using the frigate Concepcion. Correspondence mentions problems with fraud and contraband with commercial shippers. Perez is given permission to buy ship and to carry out a commercial expedition between San Blas and California in which he was ordered to obey all laws of Spain and America and to report all incidences, exchanges and people that he comes in contact with. (S. Tisdale, October 1989)
Persons
Perez, Ramon (Contramaestre Primero de San Blas)
Elira, Francisco de (Comandante Occidental)
Hijosa, Francisco
Rosales, Juan Francisco
Munga, Manuel
Beltran
Poze(?), Jose
Herrera
Fuente
Monterde
Branciforte (Virrey)
Guttierez
Mien
Alva
Varon
Pose, Antonio
Cabofranco
Garcia y Galindo, Jose
Diaz de la Vespa, Silvestre
Revilla Giedo, Conde de
Places
San Blas (Puerto)
California (Costas)
Sibil
San Blas
Military Groups
San Blas, Establecimiento Fixo de Marina de
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 165 ff. 044-062
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 165 ff. 044-062
Language
Spanish
Notes
Notes in margins/some writing not visible in binding/folios repeated
Reference Number
16500002
Rights
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