Croix (Cavallero de) to Anza, Juan Baptista de. A letter concerning the missions.

Serial Number
275-01116
Title
Croix (Cavallero de) to Anza, Juan Baptista de. A letter concerning the missions.
Author(s)
Croix (Cavallero de) (Governador y Comandante General de las Provincias Internas)
Date
08-06-1781
Documentation
Arispe. August 6, 1781. 3 pages. Letter. Copy.
Summary
A letter concerning the New Mexico missions the costs of the annual stipend paid to the missionaries, and the declining Indian population. Croix argued that the continued payment of the sinodo did not serve much of a purpose since the number of Indians was declining, especially from a recent smallpox epidemic. (Robert H. Jackson) (1980)
Persons
Croix (Cavallero de) (Governador y Comandante General de las Provincias Internas)
Anza, Juan Baptista de (Capitan y Governador)
Places
Nambe (Pueblo)
Pujuaque (Pueblo)
San Ildefonso (Pueblo)
Santo Domingo (Pueblo)
San Felipe (Pueblo)
Santa Ana (Pueblo)
First Location
AZU Film 2182 rl. 11 fr. 0269-0271.
Original Location
SANM, Santa Fe, Span.Arch. 1621-1821, rl. 011 ff. 0269-0271.
Other Location
UNM-Zimmerman Library.
Language
Spanish
Notes
Twitchell Vol. II, no. 0832. Badly mutilated and water damaged.
Batch Reference Number
8883
Rights
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