Architecture (Domestic)

Erection of new villa to centralize dispersed population.

Serial Number
041-00920
Title
Erection of new villa to centralize dispersed population.
Author(s)
Alvarez, Juan (Fray)
Date
06-05-1706
Date
06-23-1706
Documentation
Nambe. June 5, 1706. 10p. Letter. Auto. Signed.
Summary
Auto about erection of new village to centralize scattered christianized Indians in one area. Also giving governor high ratings as administrator. (A. Dell'acqua, June 1987)
Persons
Duque de Albuquerque (Virrey)
Alvarez, Juan (Fray)
Cuerbo y Valdes, Francisco (Gobernador)
Madrid, Roque (Maestre de Campo)
Uribarri, Juan (Sargento Mayor)
Arias de Quiroz, Diego
Places
Guadalaxara
Nueva Galicia
ChiMayo (Canada)
Moqui (Provincia)
Gracia, Santa Maria de (Villa)
Pojuaque (Pueblo)
Galisteo (Pueblo)
Alburquerque (Villa)
del Norte (Rio)
Ethnic Groups
Apaches
Moquis
Teguas
Thanos
Navajos
Yutas
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 036 ff. 404-409
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 036 ff. 404-409
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
3600023
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Duque de Albuquerque
Alvarez
Cuerbo y Valdes
Madrid
Uribarri
Arias de Quiroz
Beginning Date Month
June
End Date Month
June
Beginning Date (repacked)
06-05-1706
End Date (repacked)
06-23-1706
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/5267
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Padre Francisco Antonio Barbastro to virrey Conde de Revilla Gigedo, informe concerning missions of Pimeria Alta.

Serial Number
041-00865
Title
Padre Francisco Antonio Barbastro to virrey Conde de Revilla Gigedo, informe concerning missions of Pimeria Alta.
Author(s)
Barbastro, Francisco Antonio (Fray)
Date
12-01-1793
Documentation
Aconchi. December 1, 1793. Auto. Copy (dated January 21, 1794).
Summary
Describes geographical range Pimeria Alta missions. Speaks of continuing Apache menace. Notes depopulation of area due to diseases, Apache attacks. Discusses temporal affairs of missions, including livestock raising, planting communal fields maize, wheat, and vegetables, which feeds widows, sick, military escorts, mission Indians during lean months of April, May, and June, thereby inducing Indians to remain in pueblos instead of wild-food gathering. Notes sale of surplus to mines/presidios to purchase church supplies, barter goods. Notes decline of mission agriculture last 8 years due to lack of seeds, decline of Cieneguilla mines, and increased number of farmers. States mission business is conducted by Indian governors under missionaries' guidance. Describes architecture of Indian houses; agriculture, including cultivation of pomegranates, quinces, cotton, and sugar cane as well as shrubs of gomilla, jojoba, both of which used medicinally. Describes herbs used, including indigo (anil), gediondilla, zimarron, contra yerba. Claims 2 harvests pithaya per year in west. Notes presence gypsum, lime, piedra bezal found in deer, especially those killed near coast. Says province is covered with grama grass, thereby providing forage for much livestock. Describes climate, mineral wealth, including real of Cieneguilla, only settlement of Spaniards in Pimeria Alta. Describes settlements. Tiburones described as Seri groups. Describes excellent salt fields along coast. Describes port of Tepoca/pearl beds nearby. Notes presence of subterranean water. Says Papagos come to missions to sell young boys captured in slave raids carried out by interior nations; these slaves called Vijoras (Nixoras). No active commerce carried on by Indians. Describes uses of cotton. Says Pimas are good farmers, growing wheat, maize, squash, cotton. During harvests, many traders arrive to barter cloth, etc. for produce. Says Pimas stay in pueblos, not like Yaquis and many Opatas who wander (probably to work in mines). Discusses reasons why missions should not be secularized. Estimates Gila Pima population at 2,000. Compares Pimas favorably to Opatas, who no longer respect missionaries. Describes temporary nature of Spanish settlement of Sonora, Pimeria Alta. Says 8 leagues from Aconchi, the San Juan mine, full of water, is abandoned now. Discusses precautions necessary for populating Sonora. Encourages development of Tepoca, Guaymas to give Sonora easy access to sea, Tiburon Island as way station for transportation of livestock. Discusses need to develop educational facilities, including primary schools at Indian settlements. Notes belief among Opatas at Aconchi in Montezuma, who they claimed was their king and had risen and appeared in mountains. Describes his school, which taught girls as well as boys to read, write. (T. Sheridan) (1976)
Persons
Font, Pedro (Padre)
Crespo, Benito
Garces, Francisco (Padre)
Moyano (Padre)
Neve, Felipe de
Guillen, Felipe (Padre)
Guemes y Horcasitas, Juan Francisco de (Conde de Revilla Gigedo)
Barbastro, Francisco Antonio (Padre)
Revillagigedo
Rivera Guadian, Juan Francisco (Fray)
Places
Colorado (Rio)
San Francisco Moqui
Nochi
Pimeria Alta
Gila (Rio)
Saric
Tubutama
Ati
Caborca
Ures
Tecoripa
Tucson (Tueson)
Arispe
Cieneguilla
Tumacacori
San Xavier
Santa Maria Suanca
Terrenate
San Luis (Valle)
Guevavi
Calabasas
Cocospera
Imuris
Magdalena
San Ignacio
Altar
Santa Teresa
Oquitoa
Pitiqui
Bisaniq
Tepoca
Isla Tiburon
Yaqui (Rio)
California
San Antonio de la Huerta (Real)
Aigame (Aygame)
Bacanuchi
Chinapa
Banamichi
Ures
San Carlos de Sonora (Real)
Taraychi
Nuri
Onavas
Tecoripa
Suaqui
Buenavista
Cumuripa
Belen
San Jose
Santa Rosalia
Nacameri
Santa Barbara (Canal)
Guachinera
Opatu (Opulo)
Guasavas
Bavispe
San Gabriel
Monterrey (Monte Rey)
New Mexico
Guaymas
Alamos
Oposura
Queretaro, Colegio de Propaganda Fide de la Santa Cruz de
Ethnic Groups
Apaches
Tiburones
Seris
Papagos
Tipocas
Vijoras (Nixoras)
Pimas
Yaquis
Opatas
Pimas Gilenos
Yumas
nochis
Jamajovas
Moquis
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 033 ff. 529-544 exp. 5
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 033 ff. 529-544 exp. 5
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
3300017
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Font
Crespo
Garces
Moyano
Neve
Guillen
Guemes y Horcasitas
Barbastro
Revillagigedo
Rivera Guadian
Beginning Date Month
December
Beginning Date (repacked)
12-01-1793
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/5212
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Juan de Sierra auto concerning Indians Ostimuri.

Serial Number
041-00773
Title
Juan de Sierra auto concerning Indians Ostimuri.
Author(s)
Sierra, Juan de
Date
00-00-1689
Documentation
Real de San Miguel archangel. N.d. (1689). Signed. Transcript.
Summary
Investigating rumor Indian unrest, led expedition more than 20 arcabuseros to Yaqui pueblos, but unable to enter because River to high (7/26/1689). States all Yaqui pueblos peaceful. With help Yaqui captain general Juan Andres, organized 400 Indians to pursue Gentiles who stole captain Bega's livestock, killed two muleskinners, but expedition delayed because of presence pirate (Cosario) in mouth Yaqui River. States Yaquis harvested much maize this year, selling large quantities to miners. Believes theft/killing cattle blamed on Yaquis work of some thieves. Describes Yaqui houses, churches of Adobe as sumptuous. Mentions Estancia de Agua Caliente, 12-14 leagues from Yaqui pueblos, as having much grando mayor. States other pueblos territory peaceful as well. says he knows nothing Rio Mayo, Tegueco settlements. (T. Sheridan, berkeley, 1976) Blas de/arguellas, Tomas de (capitan)/Andres, Juan (capitan general) (Yaqui)
Places
Suaqui
Cumuripa
Yaqui (Rio)
Agua Caliente (Estancia)
Matape
Nacori
Alamos
Rebeico
Tecoripa
Tegueco (Rio)
Mayo (Rio)
Ethnic Groups
Yaquis
Pimas Bajas
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 030 ff. 036-038
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 030 ff. 036-038 CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0284 no. 007 Pp. 0029-0030 Transcpt
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
1961
Reference Number
04000267, 03000025
UAIR Filtering Fields
Beginning Date (repacked)
1689
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/5120
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Certification of expenses for a proposed building.

Serial Number
041-00458
Title
Certification of expenses for a proposed building.
Author(s)
Hernandez, Nicolas Thadeo (Maestro de Arquitectura)
and others
Date
04-14-1770
Documentation
Santiago de Monclova. April 14, 1770. 2p. Certification. Original, signed
Summary
Certification of proposed cost of rebuilding house of governor, at provincial capital of Monclova with many details on architecture. (J. Williams, December 1983).
Persons
Hernandez, Nicolas Thadeo (Maestro de Arquitectura)
Zerda, Jospeh Manuel
Flores de Valdes, Juan Manuel (Maestro de Herrero)
Croix (Marques)
Ugarte y Loyola, Jacobo (Coronel de Infanteria)
Places
Monclova, Santiago de (Villa)
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 024 ff. 034
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 024 ff. 034
Language
Spanish
Notes
This certification was placed within Ugarte's letter of April 17,requesting money to effect repairs.
Reference Number
2400017
UAIR Filtering Fields
Author Last Name
Hernandez
Person Last Name
Hernandez
Zerda
Flores de Valdes
Croix
Ugarte y Loyola
Beginning Date Month
April
Beginning Date (repacked)
04-14-1770
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/4804
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Letter of Ugarte to viceroy Croix

Serial Number
041-00457
Title
Letter of Ugarte to viceroy Croix
Author(s)
Ugarte y Loyola, Jacobo
Date
04-17-1770
Documentation
Santiago de Monclova. April 17, 1770. 3p. Letter. Original, signed
Summary
Ugarte seeks funds to rebuild ruinous house of governor in Monclova; includes notes on poverty of provincial capital; and of soldiers stationed there who were required to pay for their own living and military expenses with meager salaries. (J. Williams, December 1986)
Persons
Croix (Marques)
Ugarte y Loyola, Jacobo
Places
Monclova, Santiago de (Presidio)
Santa Rosa (Presidio)
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 024 ff. 033-035
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 024 ff. 033-035
Language
Spanish
Notes
Out of order
Reference Number
2400016
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Croix
Ugarte y Loyola
Beginning Date Month
April
Beginning Date (repacked)
04-17-1770
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/4803
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Juan de Escandon.

Serial Number
040-00627
Title
Juan de Escandon.
Author(s)
Escandon, Joseph de
Date
05-29-1756
Documentation
Mexico. May 29, 1756. 5 pages. Diligencia. Original. Signed. (dct) May, 1756.
Summary
Escandon writes to Mexico that since pacification of his region is completed, he has through his own means, undertaken the building of houses and temples. requests a Scribe to come and take his diligencia and this is done. List of craftsmen appear in the scribes work, giving their backgrounds and physical appearance. Some craftsmen from Spain. (M. Bowman) (1978)
Persons
Escandon, Joseph de
Marques, Francisco Javier (Espanol Originario and Herrero)
Ramirez, Juana Baptista (Esposa)
Rocha, Vizente (Mestizo-Herrero)
Garcia, Joseph Antonio (Mestizo-Herrero)
Salasar, Manuel Antonio (Espanol Originario- Herrero)
Cruz Aguirre, Manuel de la (Espanol Originario- Herrero)
Rosas Gurriolas, Antonia de la (Espos-Mestiza)
Basques, Juan (Espanol Ordinario-Herrero)
Zara, Salvador de (Espanol Ordinario-Carpintero)
Fuertes, Maria Antonia (Esposa)
Joseph (Hijo de Maria Antonia Fuertes)
Abad, Antonio (Mestizo- Carpintero)
Gutierres, Francisco Joseph (Castizo-Carpintero)
Mariano, Joseph (Mulato Libre-Carpintero)
Cayetano Pacheco, Salvador (Castizo-Carpintero)
Montero, Juan Joseph (Espanol- Platero)
Bargas, Mariano de (Espanol-Sastre)
Roxas, Rosa de (Esposa-Espanola)
Rivera, Benanzio (Indio-Cantero)
Salazar, Manuela de (India-Esposa)
Mendoza, Pasqual de (Mulato- Carpintero)
Balbuena, Joachin de (Escribano)
Aranda (Marques de)
Places
Tacubaya
Seno Mexicano (Colonio)
Santa Catharina (Pueblo)
Puebla (Ciudad)
Tenanzingo (Pueblo)
Mexico
First Location
AZTM. Jesuit Hist. Inst. Amer. Div., Tucson. Mf. J-02-D-10
Original Location
AGN, Mexico, Californias, Leg. 0038 ff. 392-394
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
00005003/JHI
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Escandon
Marques
Ramirez
Rocha
Garcia
Salasar
Cruz Aguirre
Rosas Gurriolas
Basques
Zara
Fuertes
Joseph
Abad
Gutierres
Mariano
Cayetano Pacheco
Montero
Bargas
Roxas
Rivera
Salazar
Mendoza
Balbuena
Beginning Date Month
May
Beginning Date (repacked)
05-29-1756
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/4167
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Padre Juan Ortiz Zapata mission de San yldefonso de Yecora from relacion de los misiones que la compania tiene en...el Nueva Vizcaya, 1676.

Serial Number
040-00212
Title
Padre Juan Ortiz Zapata mission de San yldefonso de Yecora from relacion de los misiones que la compania tiene en...el Nueva Vizcaya, 1676.
Author(s)
Ortiz Zapata, Juan (Fray)
Date
00-00-1676
Documentation
N.p. n.d. (1676). Relacion. Transcription.
Summary
409 inhabitants divided among 2 pueblos, numerous rancherias. Language Pima, similar to Tepehuan. Flood plain agriculturalists along River whose flow decreases during dry periods. People new converts, living peacefully now. Gentile Indians in mountains. Geographical location noted. People congregated into pueblos with flat-roofed houses (Casas de terrado), although move to rancherias to care for fields. (T. Sheridan) (1976)
Persons
Goni, Pedro Mathias (Padre)
Ortiz Zapata, Juan (Fray)
Places
San Yldefonso de Yecora
San Francisco Borja de Maycoba
Ethnic Groups
Pimas Bajas
First Location
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0265 pp. 0667-0668 Transcpt
Original Location
AGN, Mexico, Misiones, Leg. 0026
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
1903
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Goni
Ortiz Zapata
Beginning Date (repacked)
1676
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/3826
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Padre Juan Ortiz Zapata mission San Phelippe from relacion de las missiones que la compania tiene en...el Nueva Vizcaya, 1676.

Serial Number
040-00198
Title
Padre Juan Ortiz Zapata mission San Phelippe from relacion de las missiones que la compania tiene en...el Nueva Vizcaya, 1676.
Author(s)
Ortiz Zapata, Juan (Fray)
Date
00-00-1676
Documentation
N.p. n.d. relacion.
Summary
Breaks down total population 1010 according to pueblos Santa Cruz, San Phellipe, San Joseph (Salto de Aqua), 7 estancias beyond. Notes Indians' devotion to christianity, raising of sheep, cattle, horses, construction flat-roofed houses. (T. Sheridan) (1976)
Persons
Valdes, Francisco de (Padre)
Ortiz Zapata, Juan (Fray)
Places
Parral
Conchos (Rio)
Santa Cruz (Pueblo)
San Joseph (Pueblo)
Salto de Agua
Ethnic Groups
Tarahumaras
First Location
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0265 pp. 0639-0641 Transcpt
Original Location
AGN, Mexico, Misiones, Leg. 0026
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
1889
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Valdes
Ortiz Zapata
Beginning Date (repacked)
1676
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/3812
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Padre Juan Ortiz Zapata partido de San Ignacio de Torim from relacion de los misiones que la compania tiene en...el Nueva Vizcaya...1676.

Serial Number
040-00188
Title
Padre Juan Ortiz Zapata partido de San Ignacio de Torim from relacion de los misiones que la compania tiene en...el Nueva Vizcaya...1676.
Author(s)
Ortiz Zapata, Juan (Fray)
Date
1676
Documentation
N.p. n.d. (1676). Relacion. Transcription.
Summary
2349 inhabitants Vicam, terim. Cahita-speakers, good christians, living in flat-roofed houses, many Ladinos. Geographical locations noted. (T. Sheridan) (1976)
Persons
Cervantes, Andres de (Padre)
Ortiz Zapata, Juan (Fray)
Places
San Ignacio de Torim
Yaqui (Hiaqui) (Rio)
Santissima Trinidad de Vicam
Ethnic Groups
Yaquis
First Location
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0265 pp. 0699-0700 Transcpt
Original Location
AGN, Mexico, Misiones, Leg. 0026
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
1922
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Cervantes
Ortiz Zapata
Beginning Date (repacked)
1676
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/3802
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Padre Juan Ortiz Zapata partido del Espiritu Santo de Cocorim from relacion de los misiones que la compania tiene en...el Nueva Vizcaya...1676.

Serial Number
040-00187
Title
Padre Juan Ortiz Zapata partido del Espiritu Santo de Cocorim from relacion de los misiones que la compania tiene en...el Nueva Vizcaya...1676.
Author(s)
Ortiz Zapata, Juan (Fray)
Date
19-20-1676
Documentation
N.p. n.d. (1676). Relacion. Transcription.
Summary
847 people Bacum, cocrit. Notes that although Yaquis once most valiant enemies Spanish, now peacefully reduced. States some pueblos have lost many people to epidemics, emigration to mines, many of whom have practically abandoned Yaqui country. Pueblos more populous in past. Speak cahita, same as Sinaloa tribes. Many muy ladinos, living in flat-roofed houses, in policia christiana (according to Christian rules). (T. Sheridan) (1976)
Persons
Ortiz Zapata, Juan (Fray)
Places
Cocorit (Espiritu Santo de) (Cocorim)
Bacum (Santa Rosa de) (Bahum)
Yaqui (Hiaqui) (Rio)
Ethnic Groups
Yaquis
First Location
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0265 pp. 0698-0699 Transcpt
Original Location
AGN, Mexico, Misiones, Leg. 0026
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
1921
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Ortiz Zapata
Beginning Date (repacked)
19-20-1676
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/3801
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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