Report by Escandon to Guemes regarding conditions observed during recent trip to Llera.

Serial Number
041-04158
Title
Report by Escandon to Guemes regarding conditions observed during recent trip to Llera.
Author(s)
Escandon, Joseph de
Date
03-30-1750
Documentation
Llera. March 30, 1750. 4p. Letter. Copy.
Summary
Escandon says extreme scarcity of grain a problem for all areas but makes planned campaign here impossible. Lack of grain has caused stagnation of growth in some areas. Mines in operation. Minerals abundant. Construction of well in progress. says Indians of Tamaulipa friendly. Indians of south go to Horcasitias to receive corn rations. In north, Indians engage in theft, murder and other hostile activities. (M. Dannemiller, March 1989)
Persons
Jesus, Augustin de
Ciprian, Ignacio Antonio (Fray)
Medina, Lorenzo de
Barberena, Juan Francisco de
Guemes Horcasitas, Juan Francisco
Escandon, Joseph de
Places
Jula (Mision)
Llera
Infantes
Pozo (Hacienda)
Arze (Puente)
Horcasitas
Tamaulipa
Linares
Guemes (Villa)
Padilla
Guadalcara
Maiz (Valle)
Burgos
Santander
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 180 ff. 060-062
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 180 ff. 060-062
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
18000006
Rights
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