Del padre Juan Nentvig al padre provincial Francisco zeballos sobre las muertes que ha ocasionado el enemigo Seri.

Serial Number
060-00506
Title
Del padre Juan Nentvig al padre provincial Francisco zeballos sobre las muertes que ha ocasionado el enemigo Seri.
Author(s)
Nentvig, Juan (S.J.)
Date
07-16-1764
Documentation
Opotu. July 16, 1764. 2p. Letter. Original. Signed.
Summary
The Seris have killed 9 soldiers, and are taking over more land each day. The military is hampered in attacking them at Cerro Prieto due to an epidemic of smallpox. Och has fled from Baseraca to Opotu, and the latter Pueblo now contains more than 70 people. (R. Perez) (1977)
Persons
Nentvig, Juan (S.J.)
Zeballos, Francisco (Provincial, S.J.)
Och, Joseph (S.J.)
Places
Opotu (Oputo) (Pueblo de Visita)
Fronteras (Presidio)
Cerro Prieto
Baseraca (Mision) (Bacerac)
Ethnic Groups
Seris
Apaches
Pimas
First Location
AZTM. Jesuit Hist. Inst. Amer. Div., Tucson. Mf. 03-C-06
Original Location
AHH, Mexico, Temporalidades, Leg. 0017 no. 024
Other Location
MOSU. Mf. Jesuitica. 10464
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
00004706/JHI
Rights
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