A Joaquin de Amezqueta. Sobre las minas del real de Guanasevi.

Serial Number
100-01960
Title
A Joaquin de Amezqueta. Sobre las minas del real de Guanasevi.
Date
04-00-1794
Documentation
Real del oro. April 1794. 4p. Relacion. Original.
Summary
This document contains excellent information on the status of mining in the real de Guanasevi. Included- the names of mines and their owners; water availability (seasonality) and location; ore location and quality; mining techniques (both ancient and modern); availability and prices of supplies (mercury, salt, wood); wages of the barreteros (laborers) and the difficulty of keeping them employed; the geography of the area. (R. Perez) (1977)
Persons
Amezqueta, Joaquin de (Capitan)
Places
Real del Oro
Real de Guanasevi
First Location
AZU Film 0318 rl. 1794 fr. 0383-0385.
Original Location
AP, Parral, Mf. rl. 1794 fr. 0383-0385
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
3453
Rights
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