Cavallero de Croix to Domingo Cavello. Discusses relations between mescalero and lipan Indians.

Serial Number
300-00985
Title
Cavallero de Croix to Domingo Cavello. Discusses relations between mescalero and lipan Indians.
Author(s)
De Croix,
Date
08-16-1779
Documentation
Chihuahua. August 16, 1779. 4p. Letter. Original. Signed. Dct April 24, 1779-May 14, 1779-June 5, 1779.
Summary
Concerns relationship of Lipanes and Mescaleros. As a result of a previous encounter between both groups some Lipanes are dead and 600 animals were stolen. Governor of Coahuila had appeased Lipanes who were going to avenge Mescaleros. Advises Cavello that he should help out southern Indian groups or else they would be wiped out by naciones del Norte (Comanches or other plains groups?). (R. Graham) (1979)
Persons
Ugalde, Juan (Gobernador)
De Croix
Cavello, Domingo
Places
Coahuila (Poblaciones)
Apacheria
Chihuahua
Ethnic Groups
Mescaleros
Lipanes
First Location
AZU Film 4615 rl. 013 fr. 0285-0287
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Thc-Ba, rl. 013 fr. 0285-0287
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
6521
Rights
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