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Series of autos dealing with the conquest and reorganization of the provincias of San Luis Cololtlan 1773-1777.

Serial Number
041-03272
Title
Series of autos dealing with the conquest and reorganization of the provincias of San Luis Cololtlan 1773-1777.
Author(s)
Torres, Alejandro de
Gatuno, Josef Xavier
Gonzalez, Mathias and others
Date
11-06-1773
Date
06-09-1777
Documentation
Colotlan, San Francisco de Valero. November 6, 1773-June 9, 1777. 34p. Letters, informes, autos. Originals, signed, copies.
Summary
Series of documents dealing with conquest and reorganization of presidios and other gubernatorial posts in the area of San Luis de Colotlan and San Diego de Colotlan. Testimonies given on several aspects being organized, such as agriculture, land, religion, justice, etc. Documents deal with testimonies of witnesses who say how the area was conquered by troops from fronteras. (M. Marroquin, June 1989)
Persons
Belis, Joseph Santiago (Gobernador)
Lozano, Domingo (Regidor)
Thorres, Alejandro de
Perez, Lucas
Montano, Antonio
Ayala, Cristoval de
Escovedo, Rafael
Escovedo, Diego
Delgado, Juan Maria (Teniente)
Croix, Marquez de (Virrey)
Gatuno, Josef Xavier
Alfera, Miguel Francisco de (Escribano)
Flores de San Pedro, Juan (Coronel)
Jara, Antonio de
Plata, Manuel (Testigo)
Casafuerte, Maquez de (Virrey)
Gonzalez, Matheo (Gobernador)
Miguel Angel (Alcalde)
Villalobos, Juan de (Fray)
Delana, Juan
Gomez de Cervantes, Nicolas Carlos (Obispo)
Carranza y Guzman, Manuel Josef (Comandante)
Places
Tlascala (Barrio)
Colotlan, San Luis Obispo de (Pueblo)
Cahlchiguites
Guadalaxara (Audiencia)
Tepec (Sierra)
Tepec (Sierra)
Tepisuaque
Valero, San Francisco de (Presidio)
Guajuquilla, San Diego de (Frontera)
San Pedro (Pueblo)
Zacatecas
Camotlan
Toledo, Nuevo Reyno de
San Antonio (Pueblo)
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 129 ff. 302-319 (Approx)
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 129 ff. 302-319 (Appro
Language
Spanish
Notes
Document bears little information. Folios unnumbered.
Reference Number
12900018
UAIR Filtering Fields
Author Last Name
Torres
Gatuno
Gonzalez
Person Last Name
Belis
Lozano
Thorres
Perez
Montano
Ayala
Escovedo
Escovedo
Delgado
Croix
Gatuno
Alfera
Flores de San Pedro
Jara
Plata
Casafuerte
Gonzalez
Miguel Angel
Villalobos
Delana
Gomez de Cervantes
Carranza y Guzman
Beginning Date Month
November
End Date Month
June
Beginning Date (repacked)
11-06-1773
End Date (repacked)
06-09-1777
Type
Text
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Printed published list of regulation and procedures to be followed by commanders of provincias del Oriente and Occidente, dealing with strategies to control Indians.

Serial Number
041-03262
Title
Printed published list of regulation and procedures to be followed by commanders of provincias del Oriente and Occidente, dealing with strategies to control Indians.
Author(s)
Galvez, Conde de (Viceroy) (?)
Date
08-26-1786
Documentation
Mexico. August 26, 1786. 60p. Printed publications (book ?)
Summary
Concerns publication (book ?), of administrative proceedures sent from conde de Galvez to Ugarte y Loyola regarding the governing of Provincias Internas del oriente and Occidente. Specificies the kind of events the commanders of each province muist report back. Document comprises gives a break down of the many characteristics that Spanish colonization implemented in the conquest of Indian territories. Strategies of the conquest are explained in this document, such as use of Indian controversies to facilitate their reduction. History of how the conquest began is given. Document explains trade Spaniards had with some Indian nations in order to subjugate them. Specific indications of what type of activities were allowed for Indians under Spaniard's domination is given. Characteristics of several Indian nations are provided, such as which one was friendly and/or hostile. (this document is a very important summary of almost all kind of activities the Spanish conqueror had to implement in their fight against tricks used, legislation among provinces, judicial organization, religious strategies etc. Etc.). (M. Marroquin, June 1989)
Persons
Ugarte y Loyola, Jacobo (Comandante)
Casafuerte, Marquez de
Neve, Felipe de (Comandante)
Rengel, Joseph (Inspector)
Ugalde, Juan de (Coronel)
Mendinueta, Pedro (Inspector)
Fajes, Pedro (Gobernador)
Fernandez de Cordova, Francisco
Places
Nueva Vizcaya
Sonora (Provincia
Coahuila
Sonora (Provincia)
Nuevo Mexico (Provincia)
Parras (Jurisdiccion)
Saltillo (Jurisdiccion)
Nuevo Santander (Colonia)
Californias (Presidios)
Sierra Madre (Sierra)
Janos (Presidio)
Pitic
Cavorca
Bisanig
Colorado (Rio)
Cieneguilla
Bacoache
Zaracache (Pueblo)
Santa Barbara (Canal)
San Diego (Mision)
San Gabriel (Mision)
San Francisco (Mision)
Mapimi (Bolson)
Alamo (Pueblo)
Anahelo (Pueblo) (?)
Nuevo Reyno de Leon
San Juan Bautista (Presidio)
Rio Grande del Norte (Presidio)
Conchos (Rio)
Santa Rosa
Tampico
Mextitlan
Guaycocotla (Sierra)
Tamaulipa
Texas
El Paso (Pueblo)
Guajuquilla
Cadereita
Ethnic Groups
Apaches
Tlaxcaltecas
Lipanes
Gicarillas
Navajos
Yutas
Seris
Tiburones
Gilenos
Mescaleros
Gandules
Sibubapas
Pimas
Piatos
Hiaquis
Mayos
Fuertenos
Taraumares
Borrados
Chichimecos
Comanches
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 129 ff. 123-153 exp. 4 (Approx)
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 129 ff. 123-153 exp. 4
Language
Spanish
Notes
Document unnumbered.
Reference Number
12900008
UAIR Filtering Fields
Author Last Name
Galvez
Person Last Name
Ugarte y Loyola
Casafuerte
Neve
Rengel
Ugalde
Mendinueta
Fajes
Fernandez de Cordova
Beginning Date Month
August
Beginning Date (repacked)
08-26-1786
Type
Text
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Correspondence between Canaveral and the viceroy regarding strategy to control Indians in Nayarit, who workship idols

Serial Number
041-03229
Title
Correspondence between Canaveral and the viceroy regarding strategy to control Indians in Nayarit, who workship idols
Author(s)
Canaveral Ponce de Leon, Vicente (Gobernador)
Date
01-31-1769
Date
07-21-1769
Documentation
Nayarit. January 31, 1769-July 21, 1769. 32p. Letters, informes, peticiones. Originals, signed.
Summary
Concerns letter from Canaveral to viceroy explaining a whole strategy to accomplish Indians reduction. For this the governor suggests distributing land in Santa Gertrudis, where conditions are good for that purpose, in spite of cold Weather. Plan includes reorganization of presidios and authority in Nayarit (more personnel, new salaries, more supplies etc). Letter describes inaccessible conditions of Nayarit, stubborness of Indians who workship idols and progress being made in their reduction to the crown. Political reorganization of alcaldias in the area is also suggested. (M. Marroquin, April 1989)
Persons
Canaveral Ponce de Leon, Vicente (Gobernador)
Croix, Marquez de (Virrey)
Amarillas, Marquez de (Virrey)
Places
Santa Theresa (Pueblo)
Tonati (Mesa)
Nayarit (Presidio)
San Miguel (Rancho)
Santa Gertrudis (Pueblo)
Colotlan
Bolanos
Santa Maria (Pueblo)
Guaynamota (Pueblo)
Guajuquilla (Pueblo)
San Andres (Pueblo)
San Sebastian (Pueblo)
Cuyutan (Pueblo)
Acaponeta (Alcaldia)
Santa Fe (Alcaldia)
San Diego (Alcaldia)
Paramita (Puesto)
Zacatecas
Mezquitic (Pueblo)
Ethnic Groups
Guicholes
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 127 ff. 160-176
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 127 ff. 160-176
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
12700009
UAIR Filtering Fields
Author Last Name
Canaveral Ponce de Leon
Person Last Name
Canaveral Ponce de Leon
Croix
Amarillas
Beginning Date Month
January
End Date Month
July
Beginning Date (repacked)
01-31-1769
End Date (repacked)
07-21-1769
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
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Letter from San Maxent sending notice of arrival in province, and eagerness to carry out orders.

Serial Number
041-03153
Title
Letter from San Maxent sending notice of arrival in province, and eagerness to carry out orders.
Author(s)
San Maxent, Francisco Maximiliano
Date
07-03-1792
Documentation
Llera. July 3, 1792. 2p. Letter. Original. Signed.
Summary
(D. Uhlman, March 1988)
Persons
San Maxent, Francisco Maximiliano
Places
Llera
Guanaxuato
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 123 ff. 019 exp. 1
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 123 ff. 019 exp. 1
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
12300010
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
San Maxent
Beginning Date Month
July
Beginning Date (repacked)
07-03-1792
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/7500
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Naming of Codina as chief engineer for public works in Guadalajara, especially for irrigation projects in region to relieve severe drought.

Serial Number
041-03115
Title
Naming of Codina as chief engineer for public works in Guadalajara, especially for irrigation projects in region to relieve severe drought.
Author(s)
Codina, Narciso (Capitan del Real Cuerpo de Ingenieros)
Ugarte Loyola, Jacobo
Rajadel, Joseph (Tesorero) (Pagador)
and others
Date
05-06-1787
Date
05-14-1793
Documentation
Guadalaxara, Mexico, toluquilla, perote. June 25, 1790 to May 14, 1793. 60p. Instancia. Certificaciones. Informes. Letters. Drafts. Originals, signed.
Summary
Prelate and cabildo of Guadalajara urgently request viceroy to name engineer for work in city and region. Effects of drought forcefully described. Codina requests passport; details work experience in Spain and new world. Officials discuss length of time for completion of projects and responsibility for Codina's salary. Reference made based on king's decree of 1787, deciding salary questions of cuerpos de artilleria and ingenieria for all the indias. (J. M. Johnson, December 1988)
Persons
Codina, Narciso (Capitan, Cuerpo de Ingenieros)
Villa Urzura, Antonio
Revilla Gigedo, Conde de (Virrey)
Rajadel, Josef (Tesorero) (Pagador)
Mangino, Fernando Jose de (Superintendente General)
Ugarte Loyola, Jacobo
Cosava
Sonora, Marques de
Bonilla
Herrera
Fuente
Montendez
Gamboa
Gutierrez, Luis
Sandoval, Felix
Aranda, Juan de
Places
Guadalaxara (Capital)
Toluquilla (Pueblo)
Perote, San Carlos de (Real Fuerte)
Veracruz
San Juan (Colegio)
Valladolid
Sinaloa
Arispe
Puebla
Durango
Zacatecas
Military Groups
Artilleria, Cuerpo de
Ingenieria, Cuerpo de
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 121 ff. 084-113
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 121 ff. 084-113
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
12100005
UAIR Filtering Fields
Author Last Name
Codina
Ugarte Loyola
Rajadel
Rajadel
Person Last Name
Codina
Villa Urzura
Revilla Gigedo
Rajadel
Mangino
Ugarte Loyola
Cosava
Sonora
Bonilla
Herrera
Fuente
Montendez
Gamboa
Gutierrez
Sandoval
Aranda
Beginning Date Month
May
End Date Month
May
Beginning Date (repacked)
05-06-1787
End Date (repacked)
05-14-1793
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/7462
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November 3, 1781. Senor: Los indios barabaros, en corto numero y dibididos en pequenas quadrillas, como acostumbran para robar, entraron de noche a principios del pasado hasta las labores de la villa de Horcasitas, punta lampazos

Serial Number
041-03043
Title
November 3, 1781. Senor: Los indios barabaros, en corto numero y dibididos en pequenas quadrillas, como acostumbran para robar, entraron de noche a principios del pasado hasta las labores de la villa de Horcasitas, punta lampazos
Author(s)
Gonzalez de Santianez, Vicente (Gobernador)
Date
11-03-1781
Date
12-23-1782
Documentation
Monterrey. November 3, 1781 56p. (Approx) Letters. Signed. Census.
Summary
Indians raided Horcasitas, Punta de Lampazos twice by night taking 70 horses--pursued unsuccessfully by citizenry; new militia (25) awaiting horses and weapons. 1780 provincial census listing location, caste and sex. Cabos Sanson, Guadarrama, Goruacio posted to dragones as sargentos. Regidors donativo of Albarcones, other haciendas; flight of capitan Chibato and others from misiones due to illness- deprivation-mistreatment experienced, plans to resettle -care for above at San Christoval and Concepcion; criminal penalties for Indian mistreatment; Garcia Davila censured for Indian abuse; order to arrest Ballesteros for theft of records; extradition and transport Indian prisoner Montes to Nuevo Santander. (J. Higgins. January 1989)
Persons
Mayorga
Martin de (Virrey)
Lasago, Diego (Gobernador)
Cayetano de Tixerina, Joseph (Alferez)
Garibay, Pedro (Teniente Coronel)
Sanson, Mariano (Cabo)
Goruacio, Jose Silva (Cabo)
Guadarrama, Jose (Cabo)
Garcia Davila, Joseph Antonio
Arrese, Cosme Damian (Receptor)
Chibato (Capitan) (Indio)
Ballesteros, Juan Estevan (Alguacil Mayor Interim)
Montes, Juan Jose (Caudillo de los Indios Cadimas)
Places
Nuevo Leon
Monterrey
Punta de Lampazos
Horcasitas (Villa)
Cerralvo (Villa)
Albarcones (Hacienda)
San Christoval (Mision)
Nuestra Senora de la Concepcion (Mision)
Nuestra Senora de la Purificacion (Mision)
Nuevo Santander (Colonia)
Ethnic Groups
Cadimas
Military Groups
Mexico, Regimento de Dragones de
Puebla, Dragones Provinciales de
Queretaro, Caballeria de
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 118 ff. 059-086 exp. 3
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 118 ff. 059-086 exp. 3
Language
Spanish
Notes
Appears in indice del ramo as exp. 1., partial index of correspondence, out of order
Reference Number
11800004
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Mayorga
Martin de
Lasago
Cayetano de Tixerina
Garibay
Sanson
Goruacio
Guadarrama
Garcia Davila
Arrese
Chibato
Ballesteros
Montes
Beginning Date Month
November
End Date Month
December
Beginning Date (repacked)
11-03-1781
End Date (repacked)
12-23-1782
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
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Letter from Mendinuta to Bucareli expressing gratitude for support and honors conferred on Mendinuta.

Serial Number
041-02842
Title
Letter from Mendinuta to Bucareli expressing gratitude for support and honors conferred on Mendinuta.
Author(s)
Fermin de Mendinueta, Pedro
Date
12-06-1775
Documentation
Santa Fee. June 3, 1776. 2p. Letter. Original, signed.
Summary
(S. Gibbs, September 1987)
Persons
Fermin de Mendinueta, Pedro
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria (Fray)
Gonzalez Calderon, Jose
Places
Santa Fee
Nuevo Mexico
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 103 ff. 278-279
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 103 ff. 278-279
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
10300066
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Fermin de Mendinueta
Bucareli y Ursua
Gonzalez Calderon
Beginning Date Month
December
Beginning Date (repacked)
12-06-1775
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/7189
ISO 369-1 Language code
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ISO 369-3 Language code
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Letter from Marin del Valle to virrey Cruillas re: reciept of superior orden that gobernadores, corregidores and alcaldes mayores should live in capital of their jurisdiction.

Serial Number
041-02738
Title
Letter from Marin del Valle to virrey Cruillas re: reciept of superior orden that gobernadores, corregidores and alcaldes mayores should live in capital of their jurisdiction.
Author(s)
Marin del Valle, Francisco Antonio (Gobernador)
Date
02-20-1761
Documentation
Santa Fe. February 20, 1761. 1p. Letter. Original, signed.
Summary
(D. Marksz, August 1987).
Persons
Marin del Valle, Francisco Antonio (Gobernador)
Cruillas, Marques de (Virrey)
Places
Santa Fee
Nuebo Mexico
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 102 ff. 301
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 102 ff. 301
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
10200107
UAIR Filtering Fields
Author Last Name
Marin del Valle
Person Last Name
Marin del Valle
Cruillas
Beginning Date Month
February
Beginning Date (repacked)
02-20-1761
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/7085
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Letter from Mendinueta to virrey re: newly established pueblos of the Sumas.

Serial Number
041-02662
Title
Letter from Mendinueta to virrey re: newly established pueblos of the Sumas.
Author(s)
Mendinueta, Pedro Fermin de
Date
03-17-1767
Documentation
Santa Fee. March17, 1767. 2p. Letter. Signed.
Summary
Mendinueta asks virrey to permit naming Alcalde mayor in newly established pueblos of the Sumas. (D. Marksz, July 1987)
Persons
Mendinueta, Pedro Fermin de
Places
Santa Fee
Nuebo Mexico
Ethnic Groups
Sumas
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 102 ff. 097-098
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 102 ff. 097-098
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
10200031
UAIR Filtering Fields
Author Last Name
Mendinueta
Person Last Name
Mendinueta
Beginning Date Month
March
Beginning Date (repacked)
03-17-1767
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/7009
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General correspondence: September, 1779.

Serial Number
041-02617
Title
General correspondence: September, 1779.
Author(s)
Hezeta, Bruno de
Date
09-18-1779
Date
09-23-1779
Documentation
Tepic. September 18, 1779. 58p. Letters. Originals. Signed.
Summary
Concerns navigation of el dichoso ship to puerto de las Californias in order to seek el principe and la Goleta ships. Hezeta responds to the virrey saying puerto de San Blas has been informed about the declaration of war against England. Hezeta's letter concerning his assignment to San Blas. Concerns assignation of priests to ships. Notification of logbooks remitted to virrey. Choquet asks to be admitted as a Member in Orden de Santiago. Notification of departures of ships from San Blas. Concerns correspondence remitted and received by Hezeta on September, 1779. (R. Gomez, may 1989)
Persons
Rivera, Fernando
Alcala, Juan Manuel de
Choquet, Diego
Canizares, Diego de
Lopez Portillo, Josefa
Reggio, Andres
Sorondo, Fernando de
Ainciburo, Andres de
Mayorga, Martin de
Pena, Antonio de la
Croix, Theodoro de
Hixosa, Francisco de
Ulloa, Antonio de (General)
Espinola, Cristoval
Marin, Miguel (Coronel)
Hezeta, Bruno de
Places
Loreto
San Carlos
San Blas
Guadalaxara
Philipinas
Veracruz
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 101 ff. 291-320
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 101 ff. 291-320
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
10100016
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Rivera
Alcala
Choquet
Canizares
Lopez Portillo
Reggio
Sorondo
Ainciburo
Mayorga
Pena
Croix
Hixosa
Ulloa
Espinola
Marin
Hezeta
Beginning Date Month
September
End Date Month
September
Beginning Date (repacked)
09-18-1779
End Date (repacked)
09-23-1779
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
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