Letters from Escandon to virrey, informing him about the destructions the rain cause in Nuevo Santander.

Serial Number
041-04060
Title
Letters from Escandon to virrey, informing him about the destructions the rain cause in Nuevo Santander.
Author(s)
Altamira, Marques de (Auditor)
Escandon, Joseph (Coronel)
Sandoval, Felix de
and others
Date
10-30-1751
Date
04-07-1752
Documentation
Nuevo Santander. October 30, 1751-April 7, 1752. 48p. Informe. Signed.
Summary
Two letters from Escandon to virrey informing him of the destruction caused by the rain and requesting 12,000 pesos to buy 3,500 fanegas de maiz to cover the needs of the population. The other letter is to inform him of the progess of the new colony, the pacification of Indians, the establishment of missions, and the discovery of mines. The letters that Escandon is sending the virrey are analized by marques de Altamira and he gives suggestions to virrey. Escandon gives an order to stop a rebel Indian, apostata guardado. (D. Bautista, March 1990)
Persons
Barverena, Juan Francisco (Capitan)
Altamira, Marques de (Auditor)
Escandon, Joseph (Coronel)
Revilla Gigedo, Conde de (Virrey)
Baptista Garcia, Justo
Pereda, Bernardo de
Llata, Francisco de
Olazaran, Joseph (Capitan)
Unzaga, Domingo de (Capitan)
Gomez, Francisco (Capitan)
Gutierrez, Lorenzo (Capitan)
Guardado (Indio)
Cortes, Francisco (Heroe)
Uruena, Juan
Monterde, Manuel
Chrisostomo de Varrueta, Juan (Regente)
Sandoval, Felix de
Places
Pilon (Rio)
Padilla (Villa)
Purificacion (Rio)
Jaumabe
Santa Barbara
San Antonio de Llanos
Escandon
Tamaulipa
Santander
Marina, Soto la
Camargo
Reynosa
Tula
San Juan (Rio)
Norte (Rio)
Revilla
Nuevo Reyno de Leon
Valles (Villa)
Herrera, Nuestra Senora del Mar de Villa)
Jancama (Paraje)
Queretaro
Guemes
Nuevo Santander
Santillana
Aire (Cerro)
Hoyos (Villa)
Veracruz
Llera
Coahuila
Texas
Tampico
Maiz (Valle)
Guatemala
Queretaro
Celaya
Ethnic Groups
Janambres
Mariguanes
Pasitas
Chichimecas
Military Groups
Padilla, Esquadra Volante
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 173 ff. 027-051
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 173 ff. 027-051
Language
Spanish
Notes
Folios numbered.
Reference Number
17300002
Rights
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