Correspondence between Salcedo and virrey concerning american and French intrusions into Spanish territory.

Serial Number
041-05295
Title
Correspondence between Salcedo and virrey concerning american and French intrusions into Spanish territory.
Author(s)
Salcedo, Nemesio (Brigadier)
Iturrigaray, Jose de (Virrey)
Villamil, Bernardo
Date
04-09-1806
Date
04-28-1806
Documentation
Chihuahua, Mexico. April 9 - 28, 1806. 16p. Letters, informes. Signed, originals.
Summary
Salcedo informs virrey of american and French designs on territory on left bank of Sabinas River. Cites intrusions by american exploratory expeditions and attempts to bribe Indians to rebel against Spanish. Salcedo argues that Spanish forces in Texas and surrounding regions are too widely dispersed to meet threat. Includes informe by Villamil on troop strength in Texas. (A. Tukey, August 1988)
Persons
Salcedo, Nemesio (Brigadier)
Cordero, Antonio (Coronel)
Casa Yrujo, Marques de
Miranda
Iturrigaray, Jose de (Virrey)
Villamil, Bernardo
Barr, Guillermo
Places
Estados Unidos de America
Caracas
Bayuspier
Carcasuit
Clayborne (Fuerte)
Sabinas (Rio)
Luisiana
Misury (Rio)
Colorado (Rio)
Napesola
Arkanzas
Nachitoches
Texas
Hondo (Arroyo)
Roxo (Rio)
Matagorda (Bahia)
Nacogdochez
Galveston
Guadalupe (Rio)
San Marcos (Rio)
Coaguila
Bexar
Espiritu Santo (Bahia)
Parras
Lampazos, Punta de
Nuevo Santander
Nuevo Leon
Saltillo
Refugio (Bahia)
Brazos (Rio)
Orcoquisac
Trinidad
Ethnic Groups
Americanos
Conchates
Alibamas
Tunicas
Chatos
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 239 ff. 087-095 exp. 2
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 239 ff. 087-095 exp.
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
23900012
Rights
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