Domingo Cabello (gobernador) to de Croix (comandante general). Reports on visit by lipan Indians to Bexar.

Serial Number
300-01061
Title
Domingo Cabello (gobernador) to de Croix (comandante general). Reports on visit by lipan Indians to Bexar.
Author(s)
Cabello, Domingo (Gobernador)
Date
11-02-1779
Documentation
Bexar. November 2, 1779. 9p. Letter. Original. Signed. Dct October 26-27, 1779.
Summary
Gives account of Lipan visit concerning their defense and well-being. Cabello had suggested that they pick one chief to lead rather than have four. Also discusses the state of affairs between Lipanes and other groups, and mentions that 400 Lipanes are camped at Arroyo Leon. Furthermore, there is an account of a Comanche raid at San Saba canyon in which 400 horses were stolen. (R. Graham) (1979)
Persons
De Croix (Comandante General)
Cabello, Domingo (Gobernador)
Roque (Capitan Lipan)
Joseph Chiquito (Capitan Lipan)
Manteca Mucha (Capitan Lipan)
Agan El Joyoso (Capitan Lipan)
Leal, Francisco (Interprete)
Places
Bexar (Presidio)
Texas (Provincia)
Chihuahua
El Leon (Arroyo)
San Saba (Canon)
Ethnic Groups
Lipanes
Tancagues
Apaches
Mescaleros
Jilenos
Comanches
First Location
AZU Film 4615 rl. 013 fr. 0584-0588
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Thc-Ba, rl. 013 fr. 0584-0588
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
6577
Rights
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