Corbalan to Croix letter concerning Yaqui problems.
Torim. July 8 - September 12, 1771. 25p. Letter. Signed. Photostat.
Responding to news Yaqui unrest, alliance with suaguis in Monte, Corbalan describes his trip to Suagui, Huirivis to hear/answer Yaqui grievances, including 1) abuses Indian labor; 2) rumors forced labor California peninsula. Yaquis refusal to to migrate there; 3) imposition tribute; 4) Spanish attempts to have Mayos remove salt from Yaqui lands. Corbalan -1) assures Yaquis all labor to be paid for according to law; 2) attempts to arrange collection tribute in form maize, beans, wheat, garbanzo, salt as painlessly as possible; 3) promises to pay Yaquis for salt brought to Torim granary. Describes distribution products community fields, including charity, church maintenance, public works, reserve for seed. Discusses salt industry. Notes importance Torim storehouse/granary, only one on River. Discusses distribution Suaquis between Belem, Tecoripa. (T. Sheridan, 1976)
Fueros, Pedro (Teniente)
Valdes, Francisco Joachin (Padre)
Galvez, Jose de
Galvez, Joseph de (Visitador General)
Piniella, Joseph de la (Comisario)
Croix, Marques de
Yaqui (Hiaqui) (Rio)
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 093 ff. 167-178
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 093 ff. 167-178
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