Fr. Juan Diaz. Diario que forma el p. pred. fr. Juan Diaz missionero apostolico de la Santa Cruz de Queretaro en el viaje que hace en compania del r. p. fr. Francisco Garces, y del cap. don Juan Bautista Ansa...

Serial Number
260-00060
Title
Fr. Juan Diaz. Diario que forma el p. pred. fr. Juan Diaz missionero apostolico de la Santa Cruz de Queretaro en el viaje que hace en compania del r. p. fr. Francisco Garces, y del cap. don Juan Bautista Ansa, para abrir camino al puerto de Monte Rey por los rios Gila y Colorado- por encargo del exmp. senor theniente general don Antonio Maria Bucareli y Ursua virrey, gov. y cap. general de esta Nueva Espana en 17 de septiembre de este ano proxime passado de 1773.
Author(s)
Diaz, Juan
Date
01-00-1774
Date
04-08-1774
Documentation
Mission de San Gabriel. January, 1774-April 8, 1774. 7 folios.
Summary
This is the original diary of fr. Juan Diaz who accompanied cap. Juan Ansa on the expedition to the Gila and Colorado rivers to open a new route to Monte rey and the missions of California. The diary begins by listing the personnel who were in the expedition, thirty four in all. It starts with the second of January, 1774 and ends with the 22nd of March of the same year. It concludes with the words- concluyo Este diario en esta mission de San gabirel in 8 Dias del Mes de Abril de 1774. this document bears the autograph of fr. Juan Diaz, and the is written in his own hand. (microfilm catalog)
Persons
Ansa, Juan Bautista
Garces, Francisco
Bucareli, Antonio Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria (Viceroy)
Diaz, Juan
Places
Monte Rey (Puerto de)
Colorado (River)
Gila (River)
San Ignacio del Tubac (Presidio)
San Xavier del Bac
Saric (Pueblo) (Pima Village)
Tubutama (Mission)
Caborca (Mission)
Atiqui (Pueblo)
Ethnic Groups
Pimas
Apaches
First Location
AZU Film 0305 rl. 01 fr. 0001-0015.
Original Location
PAA, Rome, Cc-Castq, (201-01) K, no. 023 Leg. 0014
Language
Spanish
Notes
This is the first of a number of documents found in the library of the pontificio ateneo antoniano in rome, italy, which have to do with Franciscan american history. They are contained in three scatola darchivo, 201, 202, 203. The smaller number beneath is the number of the folder in which one or more documents are kept.
Batch Reference Number
433
Rights
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Keywords
General Subjects