Virrey. Evaluates Escandon's report on twenty-two towns of the colony of seno Mexicano.

Serial Number
300-00324
Title
Virrey. Evaluates Escandon's report on twenty-two towns of the colony of seno Mexicano.
Date
08-21-1763
Documentation
Mexico (Ciudad). August 21, 1753. Letter. Copy.
Summary
Examines the report sent by escandor and offers steps to be taken as a result. Among points discussed in original Escandon report are- 1) resettlement of town of Camargo to a different and better location. 2) number of people, livestock, seed, etc. In Reynosa, Burgos, San Fernando, Mier, Revilla and Dolores. 3) support of priests by Indian contributions of corn. 4) incoming settlers to increase Spanish population. 5) reduction of Pame Indians, and those in Santander. 6) lack of priests. Report is received well, suggestions are made to further conquest. (M. Bowman) (1979)
Persons
Escondon, Joseph de
Garcia, Juan Baptista
Vasquez Borrego, Joseph
Fragoso, Augustin (Fray)
Castillo, Athanasio Antonio del
Benavides, Joseph Baez (Capitan)
Urrsaga, Domingo de
Malacara, Francisco Manrique
Altamira, Marques de
Martinez, Jacinto
Arosqueta, Josepha de
Rivera, Buenaventura de (Fray)
Garza, Xavier de la
Ciprian, Antonio (Fray)
Guevara, Joseph de
Places
Dolores
Nuevo Santander
Colima
Reynosa
San Juan (Rio)
del Norte (Rio)
Revilla
San Juan Baptista
Janambreu
San Joaquin del Monte
San Fernando (Villa)
Mier
Camargo
Coahuila
Burgos (Villa)
Maliano
Santander
Verde (Rio)
Llera
Horcassitas
Linares
Labradores (Pueblo)
Nuevo Reyno de Leon
Escandon (Villa)
Vera Cruz
Soto la Marina
Infantes (Real)
Hoyos (Villa)
Zacatecas
Mexico (Ciudad)
Ethnic Groups
Pintos
Sacatiles
Pames
Igollos
Xaumaves
Janambres
Garrizos (Carrizos)
Ladinos
First Location
AZU Film 4615 rl. 009 fr. 0439-0453
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Thc-Ba, rl. 009 fr. 0439-0453
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
6720
Rights
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