Vargas, Diego de to Ortega Montonez, Juan de (viceroy). Letter to viceroy explaining lack of supplies in certain missions.

Serial Number
275-00140
Title
Vargas, Diego de to Ortega Montonez, Juan de (viceroy). Letter to viceroy explaining lack of supplies in certain missions.
Author(s)
Vargas, Diego de (Gobernador)
Date
03-28-1696
Documentation
Santa Fe. March 28, 1696. 21 pages. Letter. Original. Signed.
Summary
Diego de Vargas writes to viceroy transmitting facts concerning lack of supplies (agricultural and military) in certain missions and presidios. The information comes from fray Francisco Vargas' letters. He explains situation of families and lack of proper tools for irrigation and sewing crops. He describes certain metal assays he has done which have possibility of being lucrative. He closes by reafirming the immediacy of the need for delivery of arms and munitions. (John Zilboorg) (1980)
Persons
Vargas, Diego de (Gobernador)
Vargas, Francisco de (OFM)
Fernandez, Juan (Capitan)
Saez de Tagle, Luiz (Ministro de Campo)
Velazquez, Pedro (Capitan General)
Ortega Montonez, Juan de (Virrey)
Places
Teguas (Pueblo)
Santa Cruz (Villa)
San Lazaro (Pueblo)
San Christobal (Pueblo)
Zacatecas (Pueblo)
Sombrenete (Pueblo)
San Francisco de Morales (Pueblo)
Paso (Pueblo)
Santa Fe
Ethnic Groups
Zunis
Moquinos
Tlatonenos
First Location
AZU Film 2182 rl. 02 fr. 0504-0524.
Original Location
SANM, Santa Fe, Span.Arch. 1621-1821, rl. 002 ff. 0504-0524.
Other Location
UNM-Zimmerman Library.
Language
Spanish
Notes
Twitchell Vol. II, no. *.
Batch Reference Number
8322
Rights
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