Letters from Garcia Conde to virrey concerning opata hostilities and precarious peace with Apaches.

Serial Number
041-05586
Title
Letters from Garcia Conde to virrey concerning opata hostilities and precarious peace with Apaches.
Author(s)
Garcia Conde, Alexo (Mariscal de Campo)
Date
01-16-1821
Date
02-23-1821
Documentation
Chihuahua. January 16, 1821 - February 23, 1821. 36p. Letters. Signed, originals.
Summary
Garcia conde petitions virrey for additional weapons and training funds to eradicate Opata depredations along northwestern frontier. Also requests more tobacco, corn and meat rations for distribution to Apaches for agreeing to peace treaty. Garcia conde attributes actions of Opatas to conditions of misery which the Spaniards have left unattended, and contends that Apaches will follow suit if nothing is done. (A. Tukey, March 1989)
Persons
Garcia Conde, Alexo (Mariscal de Campo)
Venadito, Conde del (Virrey)
Lomban, Juan (Sargento)
Narbona, Antonio (Capitan)
Falco y Escandon, Ramon (Ayudante Inspector)
Gonzalez, Simon Elias (Capitan)
Tarbe, Fermin de (Capitan)
Velasco, Francisco
Places
Aribechi
Sonora
Durango
Nuevo Mexico
Rosario
Zamora
Sinaloa
Tonichi (Pueblo)
Nueva Vizcaya
Chihuahua
Ethnic Groups
Opatas
Apaches
Military Groups
Zamora, Regimento de Infanteria de
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 251 ff. 269-287 exp. 18
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 251 ff. 269-287 exp. 1
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
25100016
Rights
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