Agricultural Methods

Documents relating to transportation, expenses and plans to settle canary islanders in Texas.

Serial Number
041-05237
Title
Documents relating to transportation, expenses and plans to settle canary islanders in Texas.
Author(s)
Curbelo, Juan
Leal, Juan
Date
09-06-1730
Date
12-01-1730
Documentation
Guautitlan. September 6, 1730. 108p. Autos. Letters. Signed.
Summary
Documents relating to events in transporting families from canary islands to settle in Texas, lists of materials in clothing and all kinds of tools needed. Lists of supplies of foods, salary to be paid to guide, increase of daily maintenance for every person, census of families with physical description of every individual in expedition, proposals by church to marry every girl from 12 to 18 years of age and every Boy from 24 to 12 years of age. Appointment of priest to cure families, itinerary of trip. Also, lists of expenses incurred in transportation from Veracruz to San Antonio. Maps with planned areas in which such families could settle near San Antonio without conflicting with other settlers in area drawn by marquez de Aguayo in ff. 187. A plan to scale and drawing of proposed Villa to be established in ff. 201 and orderly issuing of lands to be given to families for planting. (A. Dell'acqua, January 1988)
Persons
Curvelo, Juan
Leal, Juan
Aguayo, San Miguel de (Marquez) (Gobernador)
Rivera, Pedro de (Visitador Militar)
Acuna, Juan de (Marquez de Casa Fuerte)(Virrey)
Santa Cruz, Bernave de (Fray)
Lara, Francisco Domingo de
Duval, Francisco (Comisario Conductor)
Villegas y Puentte, Manuel Angel de
Zarbinio, Pedro de
Cobarrubias, Francisco Manuel
Sevillano de Sasiar, Miguel (Fray)
Bustillo Zeballos, Juan (Gobernador)
Ecaimuzquis, Joseph de (Capitan)
Aguirre, Mathias de
Perez de Almazan, Juan Antonio (Capitan)
Berdejo, Andres
Leal Calleja, Juan
Alarcon y Ocana, Francisco
Avila, Juan de
Villegas, Manuel Angel
Rebolledo, Juan Olistan de (Auditor de Guerra)
Aguirre, Mathias de
Zervantes, Nicolas Carlos
Bustillo y Bustamante, Juan Antonio (Gobernador)
Places
Canarias (Islas)
Guautitlan
Veracruz (Puerto)
Nuevo Mexico
Texas (Provincia)
Saltillo (Villa)
Patos (Hacienda)
Tepozotlan (Villa)
Bejar, San Antonio del (Presidio)
Aguayo, San Antonio y San Joseph de (Mision)
Casa Fuerte, San Antonio de (Villa)
Habana (Puerto)
Medina (Rio)
Veracruz (Puerto)
Coaguila
San Juan Bautista del Rio Grande (Presidio)
Reyno de Leon (Provincia)
Guychiapa (Villa)
Potosi, San Luis de (Villa)
Paz, San Luis de (Villa)
Benado (Villa)
Saltillo (Villa)
Arroyo (Rio)
Charcas
Ethnic Groups
Canarios
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 236 ff. 161-214
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 236 ff. 161-214
Language
Spanish
Notes
Maps on ff. I87 and 201.
Reference Number
23600025
UAIR Filtering Fields
Author Last Name
Curbelo
Leal
Person Last Name
Curvelo
Leal
Aguayo
Rivera
Acuna
Santa Cruz
Lara
Duval
Villegas y Puentte
Zarbinio
Cobarrubias
Sevillano de Sasiar
Bustillo Zeballos
Ecaimuzquis
Aguirre
Perez de Almazan
Berdejo
Leal Calleja
Alarcon y Ocana
Avila
Villegas
Rebolledo
Aguirre
Zervantes
Bustillo y Bustamante
Beginning Date Month
September
End Date Month
December
Beginning Date (repacked)
09-06-1730
End Date (repacked)
12-01-1730
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/12471
ISO 369-1 Language code
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ISO 369-3 Language code
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Documents concerning resettlement of Seri fugitives at Pitic after failed rebellion.

Serial Number
041-05207
Title
Documents concerning resettlement of Seri fugitives at Pitic after failed rebellion.
Author(s)
Ugarte y Loyola, Jacobo (Comandante General)
Medina, Roque de (Teniente Coronel)
Grimarest, Henrique de (Comandante Militar)
and others
Date
09-10-1790
Date
12-13-1790
Documentation
Arispe, Pitic. September 10 to December 13, 1790. 48p. Letters, informes, drafts. Signed, copies.
Summary
Francisco and six families of Seris returned to Pitic on August 30, looking very hungry. Speaks of rations of grain, meat. Mentions agreement made when Seris first conceded peace in 1784. Tiburones, Tepocas embracing christianity, should be used as examples for Seris. Discussion of process for religious education for Young, older Indians. Lists Seris in reduccion, amount of grain each receives weekly Chepillo declared guilty (charge unclear) by entire Seri nation, is to be deported. Speaks of purchase of livestock for Seris. (A. Dean, may 1989)
Persons
Grimarest, Henrique de (Comandante Militar)
Revilla Gigedo, Conde de (Virrey)
Ugarte y Loyola, Jacobo (Comandante General)
Francisco (Capitan Seri)
Dominguez de Escovosa, Santiago
Davalos, Ignacio (Fray)
Neve, Phelipe de (Comandante General)
Gallardo, Eusevio
Urrea, Ignacio de (Capitan)
Ciprian, Joaquin (Gobernador Seri)
Gil, Ignacio (Seri)
Ziprian (Seri)
Santiago (Seri)
Gimenez, Javier (Seri)
Leon, Ignacio (Seri)
Bonito, Antonio (Seri)
Quate, Josef (Seri)
Manuel (Seri)
Colosio, Ignacio (Seri)
Nunez, Josef Maria (Seri)
Flaco, Ignacio (Seri)
Josef (Seri)
Chapaton, Antonio (Seri)
Quate, Juan (Seri)
Clemente, Viejo (Seri)
Pablo, Viejo (Seri)
Gimenez, Ignacio (Seri)
Nicolas (Seri)
Antonio, Josef (Seri)
Luis (Seri)
Manuel (Seri)
Ignacio (Seri)
Enoja, Josef, (Seri)
Josef (Seri)
Rosa (Viuda Seri)
Catarina (Viuda Seri)
Maria (Viuda Seri)
Anna (Viuda Seri)
Juana Maria (Viuda Seri)
Escalante, Tomas
Chepillo (Seri)
Lorenzo (Gobernador Pima)
Casava
Nava, Pedro de (Comandante General)
Medina, Roque de (Teniente Coronel)
Balentin (Seri)
Places
Pitic
Sonora
Chihuahua
Seri (Nacion)
Arispe
Horcasitas, San Miguel de
San Bartholome (Valle)
Banamichi (Pueblo)
Havana (Isla)
San Juan (Sierras)
Ethnic Groups
Seris
Tepocas
Tiburones
Pimas
Apaches
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 235 ff. 268-291 (Approx)
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 235 ff. 268-291 (Appro
Language
Spanish
Notes
Folio numbers don't correspond to location in reel. Part of some pages lost in gutter, page 290 duplicated.
Reference Number
23500012
UAIR Filtering Fields
Author Last Name
Ugarte y Loyola
Medina
Grimarest
Grimarest
Person Last Name
Grimarest
Revilla Gigedo
Ugarte y Loyola
Francisco
Dominguez de Escovosa
Davalos
Neve
Gallardo
Urrea
Ciprian
Gil
Ziprian
Santiago
Gimenez
Leon
Bonito
Quate
Manuel
Colosio
Nunez
Flaco
Josef
Chapaton
Quate
Clemente
Pablo
Gimenez
Nicolas
Antonio
Luis
Manuel
Ignacio
Enoja
Josef
Rosa
Catarina
Maria
Anna
Juana Maria
Escalante
Chepillo
Lorenzo
Casava
Nava
Medina
Beginning Date Month
September
End Date Month
December
Beginning Date (repacked)
09-10-1790
End Date (repacked)
12-13-1790
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/12441
ISO 369-1 Language code
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ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Documents concerning procurement of meat, other rations for Bacoachi Apaches.

Serial Number
041-05202
Title
Documents concerning procurement of meat, other rations for Bacoachi Apaches.
Author(s)
Grimarest, Henrique de (Brigadier)
Bonilla, ?
Revilla, Gigedo, Conde de (Virrey)
and others
Date
11-13-1791
Date
03-09-1792
Documentation
Chihuahua, others. November 13, 1791 to March 9, 1792. 26p. Letters, informes. Signed, copies.
Summary
Concerning livestock, crops certain jurisdictions donate or must contribute to support Apaches in reduccion. Methods of collection of said supplies. Mention of dairy products (cheese, milk), pay for dairymen. Two citizens in charge of assuring quantity, quality of inventory. Suggests that lands now used for grazing will not be suitable for agriculture for some time. Concerning cost of purchasing other rations for Apaches. (A. Dean, April 1989)
Persons
Padillo, Juan Jose (Capitan)
Revilla Gigedo, Conde de (Virrey)
Grimarest, Henrique de (Brigadier)
Bonilla, ?
Casava, ?
Nava, Pedro (Comandante General)
Places
Alamos (Pueblo)
Sinaloa
Fuerte
Alamos (Real)
HOstimuri
Huerta, San Antonio de la
Cieneguilla
Cucurpe
Horcasitas, San Miguel de
Buenavista (Presidio)
Matape
Jacapeto (Valle)
Arispe
Bacuachi
Sonora
Chihuahua
Ethnic Groups
Apaches
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 235 ff. 142-154 (Approx)
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 235 ff. 142-154 (Appro
Language
Spanish
Notes
Folios not numbered.
Reference Number
23500007
UAIR Filtering Fields
Author Last Name
Grimarest
Bonilla
Revilla
Revilla
Person Last Name
Padillo
Revilla Gigedo
Grimarest
Bonilla
Casava
Nava
Beginning Date Month
November
End Date Month
March
Beginning Date (repacked)
11-13-1791
End Date (repacked)
03-09-1792
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/12436
ISO 369-1 Language code
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ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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provision de viveres para San Blas-sobre que el encargado de compras en Tepic afiance los caudales.

Serial Number
041-04818
Title
provision de viveres para San Blas-sobre que el encargado de compras en Tepic afiance los caudales.
Author(s)
Hixosa, Francisco
Navarro, Juan
Siniaga, Juan Manuel
and others
Date
09-20-1792
Date
12-31-1793
Documentation
San Blas. September 20, 1792. 58p. Letters. Originals. Signed.
Summary
Concerns supply of presidios of Californias with viveres; also concerns record of Siniaga as receptor de AlCabalas of Tepic and lack of seeds for future planting in the Californias due to mismanagement. (K. Hubin, may, 1990)
Persons
Hixosa, Francisco
Navarro, Juan
Siniaga, Juan Manuel
Revilla Gigedo, Conde de
Beltran, Jose Maria
Mangino, Fernando
Rios, Matias de los
Hoz, Juan Jose de la
Ugarte y Loyola, Jacobo de
Castillo, Augustin del
Rosales, Juan Francisco
Places
Tepic
San Blas
Californias (Presidios)
Guadalaxara
Monterrey
San Diego
San Fernando
Santo Domingo
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 222 ff. 354-383 (Approx)
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 222 ff. 354-383 (Appro
Language
Spanish
Notes
Folios numbered incorrectly, page numbers Approximate
Reference Number
22200007
UAIR Filtering Fields
Author Last Name
Hixosa
Navarro
Siniaga
Siniaga
Person Last Name
Hixosa
Navarro
Siniaga
Revilla Gigedo
Beltran
Mangino
Rios
Hoz
Ugarte y Loyola
Castillo
Rosales
Beginning Date Month
September
End Date Month
December
Beginning Date (repacked)
09-20-1792
End Date (repacked)
12-31-1793
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/12052
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Documents concerning accusations of mistreatment of Indians in missions in alta California

Serial Number
041-04723
Title
Documents concerning accusations of mistreatment of Indians in missions in alta California
Author(s)
Concepcion, Antonio de la (Fray)
Date
08-20-1778
Date
04-19-1805
Documentation
California. August 20, 1798. 278p. Informes. Letters. Signed.
Summary
Informe concerning complaints from Concepcion against a number of frays from misiones fernandinas. Complains include doctrination of Indians in their own languages, baptism without previous instruction, economic inequality between missions, and a number of petty complaints, Concepcion is accused of being crazy, and transfering him to another colegio is recommended. Follows letter from Concepcion asking for audience from virrey and detailed account of situation. Questionnaire sent by Borica to comandantes of presidios asking about situation in misiones; answers describe in some detail every day life of converted Indians including housing, daily diet and clothing in misiones (folios 10-41). Follows copy of informe previously sent to Branciforte by Borica, and now sent to Azanza. Letter from Buenaventura describing in detail con un Muchacho y Le mando que Se Vaya a fornicar. Borica certifies Arenaza's good record in official document. Follows summary of book-keeping in missions of Nueva California. History of religious, military and civil dominance in California since 1772 is described in some detail by Lull, asking to clear the name of the Missiones in California. Fiscal de la real hacienda suggests sending Concepcion back to Spain to avoid scandals. Unsigned document explaining how missions in California should be divided among different orders. In a long document Laruen summarizes in detail everyday life in missions in California special detail on punishment to Indians, number of lashes, instrument etc, claiming that if something, the treatment to Indians is very soft (mui blando el trato), also very detailed account of aranceles of all missions in California. Laruen asks to dismiss the whole incident with Concepcion, explaining that it is all based in anger of neighbor misiones and presidios due to his bad attitude toward them, follows similar detailed account on housing including measurements of dwellings, materials of clothing, money allocated. This informe and particularly the one that follows are an answer to accusations made by Borica and a number of captains of presidios in the area. (folios 63-101, 104-111). Following is a long document from Arillaga explaining discrepancies between reports from missionaries and military personnel, he explains cada uno dice de la Feria, como Le fue en ella. (folios 112-119). Letters from fiscal de la real hacienda clear the misiones from any fault, concluding the expediente
Persons
Martinez de Arenazal, Pasqual (Fray)
Sanches, Francisco Miguel (Fray)
Garcia, Diego (Fray)
Fernandez, Josef Maria (Fray)
Torrent, Xilario (Fray)
Concepcion, Juan Antonio de la (Fray)
Cordoba, Alberto de (Ingeniero)
Buenaventura (Fray)
Lasuen, Fermin
Peiri, Antonio (Fray)
Borica, Diego de (Gobernador)
Azanza, Miguel Joseph de (Virrey)
Arguello, Josef
Gonesechea, Felipe
Martinez, Esteban
Cordoba, Alberto de
Branciforte, Marquez de (Virrey)
Rebuelta, Lorenzo (Fray)
Gonzales Calderon, Miguel
Galvez, Jose de
Bucareli y Urzua, Antonio Maria (Virrey)
Valero, Marquez de (Virrey)
Conquista, Duque de la
Costales, Gabriel (Capitan)
Lull, Miguel (Fray)
Yriarte, Pedro de (Fray)
Vega Villasis y Cordoba, Laso de la (Cavallero Comendador)
Valcarcel, Domingo
Goycoechea, Felipe de (Comandante)
Soler, Pablo (Cirujano)
Pava, Luis (Cirujano)
Laruen, Fermin Francisco (Fray) (Presidente)
Romero, Joseph Antonio
Saavedra, Ramon (Comandante)
Cortes, Juan (Fray)
Tapis, Estevan (Fray)
Valencia, Martin de (Fray)
Weissen, Matias (Fray)
Benicio, Felipe (Ybon)
Cota, Pablo (Alferez)
Senan, Jose (Fray)
Santa Maria, Vicente de (Fray)
Berenguer de Marquina, Felix (Virrey)
Arillaga, Jose Joaquin de (Gobernador)
Lopez, Baldomero (Fray)
Galiana, Domingo (Fray)
Garijo, Agustin (Fray)
Pena, Thomas de la (Fray)
Callejas, Pedro (Fray)
Places
Nueva California
San Fernando (Colegio)
Queretaro, Santa Cruz de (Colegio)
San Diego
Mexico, Ciudad de
San Miguel (Mision)
Monterrey (Presidio)
Guadalajara
San Francisco (Mision)
Santa Clara (Mision)
Santa Cruz (Mision)
San Joseph (Mision)
San Carlos (Mision)
Padua, San Antonio de (Mision)
San Luis Obispo (Mision)
Soledad (Mision)
San Juan Bautista (Mision)
Santa Barbara (Mision)
Cadiz
Veracruz
San Gabriel
Capistrano, San Juan
San Blas
Colorado (Rio)
Tepic
Madrid
Aranjuez
Ethnic Groups
Franceses
Ingleses
Military Groups
Military
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 216 ff. 001-131
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 216 ff. 001-131
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
21600001
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Martinez de Arenazal
Sanches
Garcia
Fernandez
Torrent
Concepcion
Cordoba
Buenaventura
Lasuen
Peiri
Borica
Azanza
Arguello
Gonesechea
Martinez
Cordoba
Branciforte
Rebuelta
Gonzales Calderon
Galvez
Bucareli y Urzua
Valero
Conquista
Costales
Lull
Yriarte
Vega Villasis y Cordoba
Valcarcel
Goycoechea
Soler
Pava
Laruen
Romero
Saavedra
Cortes
Tapis
Valencia
Weissen
Benicio
Cota
Senan
Santa Maria
Berenguer de Marquina
Arillaga
Lopez
Galiana
Garijo
Pena
Callejas
Beginning Date Month
August
End Date Month
April
Beginning Date (repacked)
08-20-1778
End Date (repacked)
04-19-1805
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/11957
ISO 369-1 Language code
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ISO 369-3 Language code
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representacion del comisario del Loreto, don Antonio Joseph Lopez de Toledo, sobre el estado y surtimiento que necesita el almacen que esta a su cargo en aquella peninsula.

Serial Number
041-04673
Title
representacion del comisario del Loreto, don Antonio Joseph Lopez de Toledo, sobre el estado y surtimiento que necesita el almacen que esta a su cargo en aquella peninsula.
Author(s)
Lopez de Toledo, Antonio Joseph (Comisario)
Gutierrez, Juan
Garcia Morales, Manuel
and others
Date
00-00-1768
Date
04-04-1774
Documentation
Guadalaxara, San Blas, Loreto. April 4, 1769 to April 4, 1774. 82p. Cuentas. notas. Letters. Informe. Representacion. Copy. Originals, signed.
Summary
Lopez de Toledo describes inventory of Loreto warehouse and lack of sufficient supplies for California missions and presidios. Purchases ordered by superiors, transportation schedules. Stresses need for more money to provision expeditions to Monterrey and San Diego, refers to Galvez 1768 recommendations to remedy scarcity of supply; improve agricultural production and sheep production for meat and wool for clothing. Information Sonora (Nuestra Senora de Guadalupe); Canoas Santa Rita, San Ignacio, San Xavier, Guadalupe and San Francisco Solano; paquebots el Principe, Lauretana, Concepcion, San Antonio and San transhipment to California, pay for craftsmen and Mule drivers. Ff. 196-197 and 211-212 roster list of officers and soldiers with salaries for compania de Cuera. Ff. 209 reports shipwreck off Sonora, sailors lost, plans for other ship to take survivors and cargo to California. (J. M. Johnson, June 1989)
Persons
Albares, Miguel
Trigo, Joseph de (Factor Administrador)
Galvez, Joseph de (Visitador General)
Espinosa de los Monteza, Manuel
Ruiz Cotorro, Simon
Olvera, Antonio de
Ley, Francisco Joseph
Echeveste, Juan Joseph de (Tedorero)
Toledo, Antonio de (Comisario)
Palou, Fr. Francisco (Rp Presidente)
Trillo y Vermudez, Francisco
Garcia Morales, Manuel
Bucareli y Ursua, Frey Antonio Maria (Virrey)
Gutierrez, Juan
Robles, Joachin (Contramaestre)
Tadeau, Antonio
Buitron, Francisco
Morales, Manuel
Moreno y Castro, Bernardo (Comisario)
Barry, Phelipe (Gobernador) (Sargento Mayor de Caballeria)
Balasquez, Joseph (Soldado)
Campo Viergol, Joseph del
Corbalan, Pedro
Espinosa, Joseph Joachin (Soldado)
Canete, Jachin
Berrio, Vizente
Fabeau, Antonio
Soto, Mathias Ignacio de (Soldado)
Estrada Oy?, Joseph Maria
Castelo, Augustin
Lopez de Toledo, Antonio Joseph (Comisario)
Rivera y Moncada, Fernando
Patron, Antonio
Beltran, Xavier
Iglesia, Josef Manuel de la
Felis, Anastacio
Alvaredo, Ignacio
Vallejo, Ignacio
Zambrano, Nicolas (Soldado)
Armona, Mathias de
Dasa, Eugenio
Croix, Marques de
Hijosa, Francisco
Faxes, Pedro
Mora, Vizente de (Fray)(Presidente)
Places
Santa Ana (Real Almacen)
Guaymas (Tesoria)
Sonora (Intendencia)
Californias (Peninsula)
Guadalaxara
San Blas (Puerto)
Loreto (Presidio)
Santiago (Mision)
San Joseph del Cavo (Mision)(Bahia)
Fuerte (Rio)
Soledad
Frutos (Mision)
Todos Santos (Mision)
Monterrey
San Lucas (Cabo)
Santa Ana Sur de Californias (Real)
San Diego
Santa Marta
Frontera
Vellicata, San Fernando de
Rosario (Real)
Alamos (Real)
Mayo (Rio)
Military Groups
Cataluna, Voluntario de
Loreto de Californias, Compania de Cuera de
Californias, Caballeria del Ejercito de
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 211 ff. 187-227
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 211 ff. 187-227
Language
Spanish
Notes
Listed as expediente 14 in indice del ramo, on Film #15. Ff. 213-223 out of order, incomplete or interrupted. Some blank or repeated frames.
Reference Number
21100010
UAIR Filtering Fields
Author Last Name
Lopez de Toledo
Gutierrez
Garcia Morales
Garcia Morales
Person Last Name
Albares
Trigo
Galvez
Espinosa de los Monteza
Ruiz Cotorro
Olvera
Ley
Echeveste
Toledo
Palou
Trillo y Vermudez
Garcia Morales
Bucareli y Ursua
Gutierrez
Robles
Tadeau
Buitron
Morales
Moreno y Castro
Barry
Balasquez
Campo Viergol
Corbalan
Espinosa
Canete
Berrio
Fabeau
Soto
Estrada Oy
Castelo
Lopez de Toledo
Rivera y Moncada
Patron
Beltran
Iglesia
Felis
Alvaredo
Vallejo
Zambrano
Armona
Dasa
Croix
Hijosa
Faxes
Mora
End Date Month
April
Beginning Date (repacked)
1768
End Date (repacked)
04-04-1774
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/11907
ISO 369-1 Language code
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ISO 369-3 Language code
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Informe by Soto on the population, agriculture, defense and necessities for development of lands and towns in Nueva California.

Serial Number
041-04666
Title
Informe by Soto on the population, agriculture, defense and necessities for development of lands and towns in Nueva California.
Author(s)
Soto, Manuel Antonio de (Contador de Armada)
Date
00-00-1768
Date
07-12-1774
Documentation
Mexico. June 22, 1774 to July 12, 1774. 50p. Informe. Original. Signed.
Summary
Very useful analysis of conditions of Nueva California with details as to funds and costs to be incurred by military and include - economic benefits and improvements in cattle raising, improvements in agriculture techniques and crops grown. Role of missionaries and changes due to and since Jesuit expulsion. Provisions to be supplied to Indians, settlers, military and missionaries; militia formation; housing and choosing community leaders; required annual inspection of establishments; work habits, recreation and rewards to combat idleness. Salt supply and transportation. Appeal to be made to viceroy to enforce law should clergy refuse to oppose regulations. Relocation of include - establishment of towns, workshops, mills with suggestions on where to locate, what to produce, what to teach Indians. Military service for residents of Nueva California. Use of whale sperm and fat. Shipbuilding. Development and taxes. Investments and profits. Accounting procedures for agriculturalists and religious. Military, religious, Naval salaries. Better communication needed for cooperative trade between two Californias. Importance of further exploration of coast. (J. M. Johnson, may 1989)
Persons
Soto, Manuel Antonio de (Contador de Armada)
Galvez, Josef de (Visitador General)
Barri, Phelipe (Gobernador)
Moreno y Castro, Bernardo (Capitan) (Comisario)
Echeveste, Juan Josef (Tesorero)
Places
Monterrey (Puerto)
Antigua California
Nueva California
Santa Ana (Real)
Loreto
San Blas (Salinas) (Departamento)
San Diego (Puerto)
Californias (Peninsula)
San Lucas (Cabo)
Velicata, San Fernando de
Carmen (Isla)
Sonora
Peru
Santa Maria
San Luis Gonzaga (Puerto)
San Josef del Cabo
San Fernando (Cabo)
La Paz (Puerto)
Cerralvo (Puerto)
Santa Fe
Nuevo Mexico
Aguilar (Rio)
Santa Barbara
San Andres (Procuraduria)
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 211 ff. 025-049
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 211 ff. 025-049
Language
Spanish
Notes
Some folios poorly Filmed. Some documents repeated or interrupted.
Reference Number
21100003
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Soto
Galvez
Barri
Moreno y Castro
Echeveste
End Date Month
July
Beginning Date (repacked)
1768
End Date (repacked)
07-12-1774
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/11900
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Autos concerning establishment and conditions of Sotolamarina.

Serial Number
041-04160
Title
Autos concerning establishment and conditions of Sotolamarina.
Author(s)
Escandon, Joseph de
Date
07-21-1750
Date
08-28-1750
Documentation
Santander. July 21, 1750-August 28, 1750. 22p. Autos. Copies.
Summary
Contains autos and reports by Escandon and others discussing possible difficulties of establishing Sotolamarina. says original purpose was to establish new Paraje for growing population and to pacify Indians. Were given two Religiosos and 10,000 pesos but after one year in a location without having planted any crops, lack of food, water, cattle and horses has resulted in several deaths. Describes several reasons why they were unable to sustain themselves. Documents discuss whether they should continue to bedova or establish in closer location along River. Gives geographic location of several possible Villas along Nueces. Ciprian says they should avoid impending problems at Bedoya and locate elsewhere since difficulty and cost of north River unreasonable. Escandon stops group in Santander where they report conditions. Decided that 50 families and Escuadra will establish Sotolamarina. Description of area including climate, pastures, fertile lands and abundancy of salt and fish. Escandon allocates money for construction of homes and other town buildings and says will provide sufficient corn seed. Includes town plan, rivers in area and exact coordinates of Sotolamarina. (M. Dannemiller, March 1989)
Persons
Escandon, Joseph de
Gonzales de Paredes, Pedro (Capitan)
Ciprian, Ignacio Antonio (Fray)
Garza y Falcon, Blas Maria de la (Capitan)
Guevara, Joseph
Padilla
Cantu, Carlos
Moctezuma, Juan Elias
Moctezuma, Juan Crisostomo
Plaza, Pedro Joseph de (Teniente)
Sasarrequi, Manuel (Fray)
Ladron, Antonio
Sanches de Samora, Francisco (Capitan)
Barreras, Roque (Capitan)
Trevino, Melchor
Zosa y Brabo, Joseph de
Trevino, Nicolas
Buenabentura de Rivera (Fray)
Sains, Santiago
Places
Sotolamarina
Reinosa, Guadalupe de
Bedoya (Villa)
Nuezes (Rio)
Norte (Rio)
Salado (Rio)
Camargo
Tamaulipa
Guateca
Guaialejo (Rio)
Horcasitias
Llera
Santa Dorotea
Balmaceda
Serralbo
Nuevo Leon
Cuaguila
Santander
Burgos
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 180 ff. 073-084
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 180 ff. 073-084
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
18000008
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Escandon
Gonzales de Paredes
Ciprian
Garza y Falcon
Guevara
Padilla
Cantu
Moctezuma
Moctezuma
Plaza
Sasarrequi
Ladron
Sanches de Samora
Barreras
Trevino
Zosa y Brabo
Trevino
Buenabentura de Rivera
Sains
Beginning Date Month
July
End Date Month
August
Beginning Date (repacked)
07-21-1750
End Date (repacked)
08-28-1750
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/11394
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Concerns establishment and general conditions of Llera.

Serial Number
041-04157
Title
Concerns establishment and general conditions of Llera.
Author(s)
Escandon, Joseph de
Date
04-03-1750
Documentation
Llera. April 3, 1750. 4p. Autos. Copies.
Summary
Concerns autos, plan and conditions for establishment of Llera. Escandon, with assistance of others, conducts review of land, population, possibilities for agriculture, availability of water and pastures for cattle in order to determine if formal establishment appropriate. says very little corn in area, only nine fanegas for all. says lots of lime, sand and wood for construction. says land is fertile and climate is good. Abundant water for irrigation. Gives instructions for introducing Indians to ways of Spanish. Discusses their treatment and political relations. Also includes complete list of civil and military residents, names, ages and property. Gives instructions for formal establishment of town and includes city plan. Mention use of special paper for autos. (M. Dannemiller, March 1989)
Persons
Escandon, Joseph de (Coronel)
Cyprian, Ignacio Antonio (Fray)
Medina, Lorenzo de
Escasadillo, Joseph (Capitan)
Barberena, Juan Francisco (Capitan)
Moctezuma, Juan Elias (Teniente)
Gonzales, Sebastian
Guevara, Joseph de
Places
Llera, Santa Maria de
Zacatecas, Guadalupe de (Colegio)
Santa Clara (Sierra)
Military Groups
Queretaro, Regimento de
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 180 ff. 057-059
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 180 ff. 057-059
Language
Spanish
Notes
First part of llera map appears with San Fernando map in previous documents. Second part appears in following documents.
Reference Number
18000005
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Escandon
Cyprian
Medina
Escasadillo
Barberena
Moctezuma
Gonzales
Guevara
Beginning Date Month
April
Beginning Date (repacked)
04-03-1750
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/11391
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Concerns establishment and general conditions of Burgos.

Serial Number
041-04155
Title
Concerns establishment and general conditions of Burgos.
Author(s)
Escandon, Joseph de
Date
07-07-1750
Documentation
Burgos. July 7, 1750. 22p. Autos. Copies.
Summary
Concerns autos, plans and conditions regarding the establishment of Burgos by Escandon. Contains descriptions of geography, fertility of land and availability of water for irrigation. Review by Escandon and others of Indians, population, squad and property in town. Discussion of feasibility of irrigation and suitablity of pastures for cattle. Mentions possible Indian threat. says would need more people and soldiers. Indian captain from Tamaulipa arrives with peace request. Escandon grants request. Document does not contain name of Indian group. Discussion of proper location for settlement of these Indians. Contains list of families, names, ages and property. Similar list for squad. Mentions all people's obligation to remain in Burgos. says transportation in area difficult because pathways still need to be cut out. (M. Dannemiller, March 1989)
Persons
Escandon, Joseph de (Coronel)
Ladron de Guevara, Antonio (Capitan)
Sanchez de Zamoza, Francisco (Teniente)
Cyprian, Igancio Antonio (Fray)
Fierro, Simon del (Fray)
Saens, Santiago
Moctezuma, Juan Elias (Teniente)
Moctezuma, Juan Crisostomo (Alferez)
Joseph (Indio)
Leal de Leon y Guevarra, Joseph Antonio
Perez, Joseph
Rodriguez, Manuel
Garza, Blas Maria de (Capitan)
Ximenes, Nicolas
Places
Burgos
Nuevo Santander
San Fernando
Camargo
Reynosa
Padilla
Tamaulipa (Sierra)
Linares
Conchas (Rio)
Coahuila
Guadalcazar
Guajuco
Cueto (Mision)
Cavallero (Arroyo)
Military Groups
Santander, Escuadra Volante de
Guadalcazar, Compania de
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 180 ff. 033-044
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 180 ff. 033-044
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
18000003
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Escandon
Ladron de Guevara
Sanchez de Zamoza
Cyprian
Fierro
Saens
Moctezuma
Moctezuma
Joseph
Leal de Leon y Guevarra
Perez
Rodriguez
Garza
Ximenes
Beginning Date Month
July
Beginning Date (repacked)
07-07-1750
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/11389
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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