Antonio Balverde Cossio (gobernador). Junta de guerra debating whether or not to establish a presidio in valley of Xicarilla.

Serial Number
275-00488
Title
Antonio Balverde Cossio (gobernador). Junta de guerra debating whether or not to establish a presidio in valley of Xicarilla.
Author(s)
Balverde Cossio, Antonio (Gobernador)
Date
05-27-1720
Date
06-03-1720
Documentation
Santa Fe. May 27, 1720. 15p. Diligencias. Original. Signed. Dct May 27-June 3, 1720.
Summary
Governor reviews testimony of his captains and Cabos on issue of whether or not a presidio of 25 men should be established in the Xicarilla Valley, for reduction of Apaches and defense against French. Opinion is favorable. (R. Davis) (1980)
Persons
Balverde Cossio, Antonio (Gobernador)
Balero (Marques de) (Virrey)
Naranjo, Joseph (Capitan)
Thenorio, Miguel (Alcalde)
Dominguez, Joseph
Montes Vigil, Francisco
Places
Xicarilla (Valle)
Santa Fe
Taos
Ethnic Groups
Utas
Comanches
Apaches
Picuries
Texas
Franceses
First Location
AZU Film 2182 rl. 05 fr. 1016-1031
Original Location
SANM, Santa Fe, Span.Arch. 1621-1821, rl. 005 ff. 1016-1031
Language
Spanish
Notes
Twitchell Vol. II, no. 0308.
Batch Reference Number
8068
Rights
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