Documents concerning tensions between Spanish and americans on Louisiana-Texas frontier.

Serial Number
041-05298
Title
Documents concerning tensions between Spanish and americans on Louisiana-Texas frontier.
Author(s)
Valle, Dionisio
Salcedo, Nemesio (Brigadier)
Elguezabal, Juan Bautista (Gobernador)
and others
Date
05-23-1805
Date
01-14-1806
Documentation
Nacogdoches, San Antonio de Bexar, chihuagua, Monclova. May 23, 1805 - January 14, 1806. 60p. Letters, drafts. Signed, originals, copies.
Summary
Series of documents concerning tensions between americans and Spanish on Louisiana-Texas frontier. Relates efforts by English and americans to bribe Indians to rebel against Spanish. Includes reports by Spanish agents in Louisiana on american construction of fortifications in Natchitoches and concentration of american troops there under Burr and Wilkinson. Spanish troops in Texas and surrounding areas put on alert as U.s. breaks relations with Spain. Orcoguisac presidio abandoned as Spanish military build-up ensues in Texas. (A. Tukey, September 1988)
Persons
Sibley (Comisario de Indios)
Salcedo, Nemesio (Brigadier)
Ugarte, Joaquin de
Ruquie
Desapalier, Bernardo (Capitan)
Elguezabal, Juan Bautista (Gobernador)
Casa Calvo, Marques de
Galvan, Manuel (Caravinero)
Villamil, Bernardo
Yturrigaray, Jose de (Virrey)
Cordero, Antonio (Coronel)
Trudeaux, Felix (Capitan)
Gonzalez, Jose Maria (Alferez)
Burr, Aron (Vice Presidente)
Davinporst, Samuel
Toutin, Luis
Clovet, Luis de (Capitan)
Wilkinson, James (General)
Valle, Dionisio
Places
Nacodogches
Texas
Estados Unidos de America
Natchitoches
Nuevo Santander
Nuevo Leon
Luisiana
Bexar, San Antonio de
Chihuagua
Bayuspier
Corona (Cabo)
Nueva Vizcaya
Coaguila
Monclova
Nueva Orleans
Bahia (Presidio)
Galbeston (Puerto)
Negras (Islas)
Parras
Orcoguisac (Presidio)
Rio Grande
Ylinois
Panzacola
Natches
Sonora
Mazatlan
Ethnic Groups
Tahuayases
Americanos
Ingleses
Caudachos
Franceses
Military Groups
Estados Unidos, Segundo Batallon de Los
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 239 ff. 125-156 exp. 2
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 239 ff. 125-156 exp. 2
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
23900015
Rights
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