Reports of peace negotiations with Apaches at Janos.

Serial Number
041-04311
Title
Reports of peace negotiations with Apaches at Janos.
Author(s)
Tovar, Joseph Maria de
Ugarte y Loyola, Jacobo (Comandante General)
Gasiot y Miralles, Juan
and others
Date
06-08-1790
Date
07-13-1790
Documentation
Janos, Chihuahua. June 6 to July 13, 1790. 18p. Letters, draft. Signed, transcribed.
Summary
Tovar sends Ugarte y Loyola a journal of all interactions with Indians at Janos. Describes peace negotiations with Yagonxli, his Father Natanifui, others of their band. Gifts (clothes, maiz, candy, salt, cigars, etcetera) given to all who come to Janos in trade for confidence, cooperation with peace plan. Yagonxli bargains with Tovar for papers to travel to Mimbres. Ugarte y Loyola writes back warning not to get too friendly with Apaches, fears they may incite revolt among other Indians. Draft of letter praising Janos peace with Gilenos, mentions campaign against hostile Indians in Sonora and Nueva Vizcaya. (A. Dean, March 1989)
Persons
Yagonxli (Capitancillo Gileno)
Natanifui (Gileno)
Tovar, Joseph Maria de
Ugarte y Loyola, Jacobo (Comandante General)
Galvez, Conde de
Gasiot y Miralles, Juan
Places
Mantas Prietas
San Buenaventura (Pases)
Florida
Ojo de Agua
Janos (Presidio)
Histimuri
Cosiguriachic
Cienega de los Olivos
Parral
Oro (Real)
Chihuahua
Sonora
Nueva Vizcaya
Mimbres
Animas y Chiricagui
Ojos Colorados (Rancheria)
Ethnic Groups
Chiricaguis
Gandules
Apaches
Taraumares
Gilenos
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 191 ff. 228-236
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 191 ff. 228-236
Language
Spanish
Notes
Folios not numbered.
Reference Number
19100012
Rights
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