Domingo Cabello. Monthly report of cavalry division at Bexar.

Serial Number
300-01296
Title
Domingo Cabello. Monthly report of cavalry division at Bexar.
Author(s)
Cabello, Domingo (Governador)
Date
12-31-1781
Documentation
San Antonio de Bexar. December 31, 1781. 11p. Informe. Original. Signed.
Summary
Monthly report of cavalry at Bexar. The officers are named and their location. The actions and missions of the troop are explained day by day. Indian scouts sent out who encounter Comanches trail. Cabello determined to attack the Indians at daybreak the next day. 167 men were to take part in the operation. He discusses his worry over leaving the presidio unmanned. Valdes' reports upon the operation as written by Cabello. Numbers of dead Indians, and livestock captured are included. Also the finding of belongings of two killed Spaniards are found on the Indians. Division of the captured goods is given. (D. Coates) (1979)
Persons
Cabello, Domingo (Governador)
Menchaca, Jose (Primer Teniente)
Lopez Peres, Pedro
Fernandes, Bernardo (Segundo Teniente)
Valdes, Marcelo (Alferes)
Amangual, Francisco (Alferes)
Garza, Martin de la
Zepeda, Xabier
Montes, Marcos
Places
San Antonio de Bexar (Presidio)
Pallares (Puerto)
San Juan Baptista de Rio Grande (Presidio)
Monte Comal (Puerto) Guadalupe (Rio)
Espada (Mision)
Ojo de Agua de Guadalupe (Puerto)
San Antonio (Mision)
Medina (Rio) San Saba
Santa Clara
Negro (Puertos)
Bandera (Puerto)
Olotes (Puertos)
YuJuana (Puerto)
Viexo (Puerto)
Medio (Arroyo de El)
Ethnic Groups
Comanches
First Location
AZU Film 4615 rl. 014 fr. 0888-0893
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Thc-Ba, rl. 014 fr. 0888-0893
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
6294
Rights
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