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Autos concerning establishment and conditions of Altamira.

Serial Number
041-04162
Title
Autos concerning establishment and conditions of Altamira.
Author(s)
Escandon, Joseph de
Date
10-27-1750
Date
11-03-1750
Documentation
Altamira. October 27, 1750-November 3 1750. 42p. Autos. Copies.
Summary
Concerns reports by Escandon and others concerning conditions in Altamira and feasibility of official establishment as Villa. Contains review of mission, Fabricas, Indians, land, climate and distances from Altamira to other Villas along frontera. Contains complete lists of families, Escuadra and all property. Mentions conditions established for residents and their obligation to stay in Altamira. Mentions financial support for Villa. says peaceful relations with Indians who receive corn rations from Altamira. Cyprian says location is perfect, good land, easy transportation on rivers, abundant fish and other reasons. Recommends uniting with Panuco and Tampico to secure the coast. says temperate with few Mosquitos. Also mentions cultivation of Calabazas. Instructions by Escandon for future activity such as building of homes, treatment of Indians and church construction. Contains city plan including rivers surrounding Villa. (M. Dannemiller, March 1989)
Persons
Escandon, Joseph de (Coronel)
Cyprian, Ignacio Antonio (Fray)
Manzano, Joaquin (Fray)
Barberena, Juan Francisco (Capitan)
Guevara, Joseph
Odriozola, Joseph Ignacio de
Castro Lorrca, Manuel de
Saens, Santiago de
Moctezuma, Juan Elias
Perez, Juan
Zaldivar, Joseph de
Melchor, Antonio de
Hernandez, Antonio
Ventura, Santiago
Roman, Juan Joseph
Zervantes, Juan
Perez, Antonio
Maya, Manuel
Orthega, Juan de
Barberena, Pablo de (Indio Capitan de Anacanas)
Places
Queretaro
Altamira, Nuestra Senora de las Caldas de
Suances (Mision)
San Andres (Laguna)
Olives (Salinas)
Trinidad (Barra)
Zacatecas, Guadalupe de (Colegio)
Tampico (Villa)
Panuco
Tamui
Huasteca
Horcasitas
Sotolamarina
Calabazas (Paraje)
Ethnic Groups
Anacanas
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 180 ff. 102-123
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 180 ff. 102-123
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
18000010
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Escandon
Cyprian
Manzano
Barberena
Guevara
Odriozola
Castro Lorrca
Saens
Moctezuma
Perez
Zaldivar
Melchor
Hernandez
Ventura
Roman
Zervantes
Perez
Maya
Orthega
Barberena
Beginning Date Month
October
End Date Month
November
Beginning Date (repacked)
10-27-1750
End Date (repacked)
11-03-1750
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/11396
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
General Subjects
Collections
Rights
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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
Collections
Rights
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Concerns establishment and conditions of Reynosa.

Serial Number
041-04154
Title
Concerns establishment and conditions of Reynosa.
Author(s)
Escandon, Joseph de
Date
06-16-1750
Documentation
Reynosa. June 16, 1750. 14p. Autos. Copies.
Summary
Concerns autos, plans and conditions for establishment of Reynosa by Escandon. Area first populated to pacify Indians, become familiar with the land and to test feasibility of irrigation in area. Escandon provides instructions for agricultural methods until construction of well completed. Escandon conducts, with assistance of others, review of population, property, land, Esquadra and Indians. Asks for reports regarding probability of permanence of Indians in area and need for new mission. Contains list of families including marital status, name, age and property. Contains list of Esquadra with same information. States conditions for population and Esquadra and their obligations to the town. Provides information on all Indian nations, whether armed or not, name of capitan, where raised, if baptised and likelihood of remaining peacefully in area. Mentions food supplies and basic sustenance. Contains list of property in town including horses, cattle and mules. Includes detailed description of land and digging of well. Mentions which lands need irrigation, which are fertile. Indians working for Spanish are given clothing and dry-goods. Includes city plan with provisions for church and convent and drawing of rivers around location. (M. Dannemiller, March 1989)
Persons
Escandon, Joseph de (Coronel)
Perez, Joseph
Cyprian, Ignacio Antonio (Fray)
Guevarra, Joseph de
Escandon, Santiago de (Indio Capitan)
Cyprian, Francisco (Indio Capitan)
Salvador (Indio Capitan)
Gregorio, Nicolas (Indio Capitan)
Medina, Juan de (Indio Capitan)
Fragoso, Augustin (Fray)
Gonzales, Juan Ignacio
Marrines, Visente
Cantu, Carlos
Moctezuma, Juan Elias (Teniente)
Saens, Santiago (Teniente)
Moctezuma, Juan Crisostomo (Alferez)
Arzila, Joseph de
Places
Reynosa, Guadalupe de
Nuevo Santander
Queretaro
Norte (Rio)
San Joaquin (Mision)
Zacatecas, Guadalupe de (Colegio)
Camargo
Burgos
San Fernando
Rio Grande
Pilon
China
Nuevo Leon
Pamoranos (Sierra)
Ethnic Groups
Comecrudos
Tejones
Sacatiles
Pintos
Nazas
Military Groups
Queretaro, Regimento de
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 180 ff. 020-032
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 180 ff. 020-032
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
18000002
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Escandon
Perez
Cyprian
Guevarra
Escandon
Cyprian
Salvador
Gregorio
Medina
Fragoso
Gonzales
Marrines
Cantu
Moctezuma
Saens
Moctezuma
Arzila
Beginning Date Month
June
Beginning Date (repacked)
06-16-1750
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/11388
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
Collections
Rights
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Autos concerning establishment and conditions of Camargo.

Serial Number
041-04153
Title
Autos concerning establishment and conditions of Camargo.
Author(s)
Escandon, Joseph de
Date
05-31-1750
Documentation
Camargo. May 31, 1750. 39p. Autos. Copies.
Summary
Concerns all info regarding population and land pertaining to decision to formally establish Camargo. Date of establishment by Escandon. says people sent to area to pacify Indians, build azequias and plant crops. Perez suggests methods of agriculture pending construction of well. Escandon, assisted by others, performs inspection of land, climate, and Indians. Provides information on Indians congregated in area and probability of permanence at mission. Contains list of families including all names, marital status and age. Also, list of animals owned by each and Villa as whole. Describes different tribes in area, saying they are armed, some are baptised and most are peaceful. Contains list of Esquadra, their families and property. States conditions for residents and soldiers and their obligation to remain in Camargo. Description of land and availability of maiz and Trigo. Autos by others containing similar evaluations. Includes planned layout of city identifying Plaza, church, convent, distance from other Villas and surrounding rivers. Mentions use of special paper for autos. (M. Dannemiller, March 1989)
Persons
Escandon, Joseph de (Coronel)
Castrejon, Joseph
Perez, Joseph
Cyprian, Ignacio Antonio (Fray)
Garzia, Juan Baptista (Fray)
Garza Falcon, Blas Maria de
Moctezuma, Juan Elias (Teniente)
Sais, Santiago
Moctezuma, Juan Crisostomo
Guevara, Joseph de
Cruz, Matheo de la (Indio Capitan)
Inojosa, Manuel de
Gualequas (Mision)
Cruz, Antonio de la (Indio Capitan)
Dios, Juan de (Indio Capitan)
Santa Maria, Blas de (Indio Capitan)
Viruela, Juan Antonio
Santos, Nicolas de los
Altamirano, Antonio
Nazario, Nicolas
Martinez, Vicente
Places
Camargo, Santa Anna de
Nuevo Santander (Colonia)
San Juan (Rio)
Azucar (Paso)
Laredo, San Augustin de
Zacatecas, Guadalupe de (Colegio)
Norte (Rio)
Queretaro, Santiago de
Burgos
Ethnic Groups
Tarequanos
Pajaritos
Venados
Queros Quemados
Guajolotes
Military Groups
Queretaro, Regimento de
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 180 ff. 001-019
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 180 ff. 001-019
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
18000001
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Escandon
Castrejon
Perez
Cyprian
Garzia
Garza Falcon
Moctezuma
Sais
Moctezuma
Guevara
Cruz
Inojosa
Gualequas
Cruz
Dios
Santa Maria
Viruela
Santos
Altamirano
Nazario
Martinez
Beginning Date Month
May
Beginning Date (repacked)
05-31-1750
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/11387
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
General Subjects
Collections
Rights
To request a scan or copy of the document please contact the original or first location repository; if a citation reads “AZU Film” please submit the citation to LBRY-askddt@email.arizona.edu.
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