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Silvestre Velez de Escalante and Francisco Atanasio Dominguez. Diario y derratero de los rr.pp. Fr. Francisco Atanasio Dominguez y fr. S. Velez de E. para descubrir el camino desde el presidio de Santa Fe al Monterey en la California.

Serial Number: 
250-00071
Title: 
Silvestre Velez de Escalante and Francisco Atanasio Dominguez. Diario y derratero de los rr.pp. Fr. Francisco Atanasio Dominguez y fr. S. Velez de E. para descubrir el camino desde el presidio de Santa Fe al Monterey en la California.
Author(s): 
Velez de Escalante, Silvestre (Padre)
Date: 
01-00-1777
Documentation: 
Relacion. Original. Microfilm, original on loas June 1976. Santa Fe. January 1777. 69 folios.
Summary: 
The participants account of their journey from Santa Fe, New Mexico to Monterey California. It is in diary form and includes remarks on geography, natural history, Indians, conversions, utah lake. The party did not reach Monterey, but stopped at utah lake and then returned to New Mexico. This document is rich in geographic description, but has few remarks on Indian customs or contacts between Spanish and Indians. (J. Grusin) (1976)
Persons: 
Velez de Escalante, Silvestre (Padre)
Persons: 
Dominguez, Atanasio
Persons: 
Cisneros, Juan Pedro
Persons: 
Miera, Bernardo
Places: 
Santa Fe
Places: 
Monterrey
Places: 
California
Places: 
Zuni
Places: 
Abiquiu
Places: 
Taos
Places: 
Cebolla (Rio de)
Places: 
Chama (Rio)
Places: 
Navajo (R)
Places: 
Grulla (Mtns.)
Places: 
Dolores (R)
Places: 
Pinos (R)
Places: 
La Plata (Mtns.)
Places: 
Las Animas (R)
Places: 
La Sal (Mtns.)
Places: 
San Francisco (R)
Places: 
San Javier (R)
Places: 
Venado
Places: 
Alazan (Mtns.)
Places: 
Santa Rosa de Lima (R)
Places: 
San Ramon (R)
Places: 
San Buenaventura (R)
Places: 
San Cosme (R)
Ethnic Groups: 
Yutas Tabehuachis
Ethnic Groups: 
Yutas Muhuachis
Ethnic Groups: 
Yutas Sabuaganas
Ethnic Groups: 
Yutas Ancapagaris
Ethnic Groups: 
Comanches Yam Paricas
Ethnic Groups: 
Gunas
Ethnic Groups: 
Cosninas
Ethnic Groups: 
Napestes
Ethnic Groups: 
Tirangapuis
First Location: 
Newberry Library, Chicago. Ayer ms. 1083.
Original Location: 
NL, Chicago, Ayer Ms. 1083
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Also in documentos para la historia de Mexico of series 2, v. 1, pp.375-558, and the last 24 pp. In maas. Trans. Into English by herbert auverbach quarterly. Vol. Xi (1943-1945) pp. 27-77.
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