Correspondencia con oficiales reales de Alamos relativa a las comisiones del capitan don Fernando de Rivera y Moncada.

Serial Number
041-04428
Title
Correspondencia con oficiales reales de Alamos relativa a las comisiones del capitan don Fernando de Rivera y Moncada.
Author(s)
Garcia Ruiz, Manuel (Alferez)
Corbalan, Pedro (Gobernador Intendente)
Rivera y Moncada, Fernando de (Capitan)
and others
Date
06-02-1779
Date
07-01-1781
Documentation
Alamos, Arispe, Sinaloa. April 26, 1780 to July 1, 1781. 60p (Approximately). Accounts. Informes. Drafts. Letters. Certified copies. Originals, signed.
Summary
Correspondence between oficials in Alamos, gobernador Corbalan and comandante Croix concerning various forms of aid which should be given to the Rivera expedition to California. Details given on status of recruitment of soldiers and settlers from Sonora (24 families, 59 soldiers); numbers reported for different dates. Rivera urgently requests action for daily expenses, horses, riding gear. Great detail on clothing requirements for each man, woman, child. Talks of calamity if food supplies of beans, corn, dried meat don't reach embittered settlers suffering hardships. Ruiz account lists Actual expenditures for individual daily needs, including food, health, horses, salaries. Payment suspended to deserter. Marginal notes by de Croix refer to previous articles, ordnances, correspondence by dates and numbers. (J. M. Johnson, November 1988)
Persons
Corbalan, Pedro (Gobernador Intendente)
Rivera y Moncada, Fernando (Capitan)
Corres, Norberto de (Contador Oficial)
Ortiz de Rozas, Juan (Tesorero Oficial)
Croix, Cavallero de (Comandante General)
Inigo Ruiz, Fernando
Esquerr, Joseph
Garcia Ruiz, Manuel (Alferez)
Rivera, Juan de (Cura)
Flores, Agustin
Corbalan, Christoval
Iriarte, Juan Agustin (Teniente General)
Oravi, J. de (?)
Dias, Dionicio (Capitan)
Sota Arce, Antonio de la
Ruiz, Manuel (Alferez)
Valdez, Juan Josef (Deserter)
Ortiz, Juan Manuel
Feijoo, Pedro
Leyba, Ignacio
Places
Barcelona
Alamos (Real)
Guadalaxara
Californias (Peninsula)
Loreto
Fuerte (Villa)
Monterrey
Sinaloa (Villa)
Culiacan
Artic (?)
Rosario
Puebla
Queretaro
Oripe (?)
Pitic (Presidio)
Arispe
Pubera
Military Groups
Cavalleria
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 197 ff. 188-217 (Approx)
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 197 ff. 188-217 (Appro
Language
Spanish
Notes
Locate beginning of entry by 1347 Californias anos de 1780 y 81 above title. Some margins cut off. Some frames repeated or blank.
Reference Number
19700009
Rights
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