Informes by Roque de Medina regarding Coahuila in 1773 including much information regarding lipanes plus other Indian relations and establishment of presidio Babia.

Serial Number
041-05076
Title
Informes by Roque de Medina regarding Coahuila in 1773 including much information regarding lipanes plus other Indian relations and establishment of presidio Babia.
Author(s)
Medina, Roque de
Martinez Pacheco, Raphael
Date
10-07-1773
Date
12-09-1773
Documentation
Coahuila. October 7, 1773 - December 9, 1773. 50p. Informes. Originals, signed, copies.
Summary
Correspondence with Roque de Medina regarding Provincia de Coahuila. Informes include report from Lipan of fighting between Lipanes and Comanches (total of 300 Indians) in Rio de San Diego. Roque de Medina expresses fear of providing Lipanes with gunpowder and cannons. Lipanes have great fear of Comanches. Request made of Texas gobernador to furnish Monclova with necessary supplies and ammunition to aid Lipanes. Cannons taken from Adaes to fortify Monclova. Report of Apache March to Santa Rosa to cause damage for unknown motive. Talk that Lipanes should be treated with much love so they become rooted in Christian faith. Continual praise of Lipan faithfulness and aid provided in hostile situations. Inspection of presidio Sacramento and its state of fortification and defense. Establishment of presidio Babia and its need of shotguns met by warehouses of San Luis Potosi. Martinez Pacheco presents information regarding relations with Mescaleros and Peyotes. (J. Hiller, July 1989)
Persons
Medina, Roque de (Ayudante Inspector)
Cazorla, Luis (Ayudante Inspector)
Gutierrez, Juan (Ayudante Inspector)
Alderete, Vicente (Teniente)
Malla (Lipan)(Capitan)
Panocha (Lipan) (Capitan)
Rivera (Lipan)(Capitan)
Riperda, Baron de (Gobernador)
Ugarte y Loyola, Jacobo (Gobernador)
Rodriguez, Vicente (Capitan)
Alderete, Vicente
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria (Virrey)(Fray)
Oconor, Hugo (Comandante Inspector)
Martinez Pacheco, Rafael (Capitan)
Perez, Joseph Antonio (Alferez)
Fora, Nicolas de la (Capitan de Injenieros)
Places
Coahuila
Santa Rosa (Presidio)
San Diego (Rio)
Norte (Rio Grande)
Monclova (Presidio)
Sacramento (Presidio)
Texas (Provincia)
San Saba (Presidio)
San Vicente (Paso)
San Fernando de Austria (Villa)
Aguaverde, Ojo de
San Antonio de Bexar
Adaes, los (Presidio)
Babia (Paraje)
Gabia (Paraje)
Cabras, las (Cerrito)
San Domingo (Paraje)
Santa Maria (Paraje)
Puerco (Rio)
Peyotes (Mision)
San Saba (Presidio)
Rio Grande, San Juan Bautista (Presidio)
San Vicente, El Passo
Potosi, San Luis (Ciudad)
Ethnic Groups
Texas
Lipanes
Comanches
Tahuayas
Apaches
Mescaleros
Peyotes
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 231 ff. 001-024
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 231 ff. 001-024
Language
Spanish
Notes
Appears as expediente 1 in indice del ramo.
Reference Number
23100001
Rights
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