informe del senor coronel don Diego de Lazaga sobre medios para la pazificacion y prosperidades de la colonia

Serial Number
041-04607
Title
informe del senor coronel don Diego de Lazaga sobre medios para la pazificacion y prosperidades de la colonia
Author(s)
Columna, Antonio
Lasaga, Diego de (Governador)
Date
07-21-1792
Date
10-13-1792
Documentation
Mexico. July 21 - October 13, 1792. 32p. Letters, indices, informes. Originals.
Summary
Index to quadernos (numbered 1-16) concerning Indian raids in Sierra de Tamaulipa, peace proposals by village Indians, damage done by palalquelquas, Lazaga's discussion of Chichimecos, transport of Indians in chaingangs, troop increases, supply of weapons for troops, proposed peace with Lipanes, efforts at pacification in Nuevo Santander. Lasaga emphasizes need for additional settlements to counter advantage Indians have attacking existing settlements; proposes two - three new settlements of Approximately 50 people; outlines measures to be taken to make settlements economically viable, integrated with existing settlements. Mentions success of other settlements created for greater defense. Mentions legalities of ensuring equitable land tenure; certain amount of land would be set aside for livestock to remove expensive need to import meat from Veracruz. (O. Velez, February 1990)
Persons
Lasaga, Diego de (Governador)
Cabello, Domingo (Governador)
Vidal de Lorca, Melchor (Governador)
Serna, Jose Antonio de la (Teniente)
Noriega, Melchor de
Nava, Pedro de (Brigadier)
Columna, Antonio
Castro, Ramon de (Comandante General)
Places
Nuevo Santander
Tamaulipa (Sierra)
Horcasitas (Cavildo)
Santillana (Cavildo)
Escandon (Cavildo)
Texas
Coaguila
Altamira
Soto la Marina
Veracruz
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 209 ff. 001-016 (Approx)
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 209 ff. 001-016 (Appro
Language
Spanish
Notes
Folios unnumbered, these documents begin with phrase in title.
Reference Number
20900001
Rights
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