Correspondence among various officials concerning suspension of 'recargo de armamentos.'

Serial Number
041-05065
Title
Correspondence among various officials concerning suspension of 'recargo de armamentos.'
Author(s)
Revilla Gigedo, Conde de (Virrey)
Dias de Salcedo, Bruno (Real Contador)
Nava, Pedro de (Comandante General)
and others
Date
01-23-1787
Date
05-24-1793
Documentation
Provincias Internas. March 14, 1792-May 24, 1793. 52p. Letters, cuenta, testimonios. Signed, unsigned, copies, originals.
Summary
Concerns 'recargo de armamentos' which virrey suspends per unenforced decree of 11-18-1789, orders Cajas reales to proceed with 'liquidacion' of inventory as formulated by real tribunal de Cuentas; includes itemized 'cargo y data' from 'fondo de recargo' to explain 'fondo'S' poor financial state; 'testimonio' explaining deposits and expenditures, also that 'fondo' not as effective tool for 'reintegro' of money as first thought, due to excessive expenditures; virrey restricts further withdrawals from 'fondo,' 'liquidacion' apparently not satisfactory, virrey demands explanation for discrepancy in Actual and projected profits. (L. Kerr, January 1989)
Persons
Garrido y Duran, Pedro (Intendente Interino)
Garcia, Pedro (Pagador)
Castro, Ramon de (Comandante General)
Nava, Pedro de (Comandante General)
Revilla Gigedo, Conde de (Virrey)
Beregana, Domingo de
Potau de Portugal, Francisco Xavier
Grimarest, Enrique de (Intendente Gobernador)
Mata, Pedro (Capitan)
Padilla, Juan (Capitan)
Escalante, Tomas de (Armero)
Posada
Columna
Medina
Herrera
Fuente
Monterde
Places
Sonora
San Luis Potosi
Durango
Chihuahua
Santa Rosa (Valle)
Arispe
Alamos
Military Groups
Matape, Milicias de
Quarta Compania Volante
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 230 ff. B0076-102 quaderno 2
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 230 ff. B0076-102 Quad
Language
Spanish
Notes
Appears as expediente 2 in indice del ramo, referred to as quaderno 2 in document, some folios lightly copied, numbering ends at folio 92.
Reference Number
23000007
Rights
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