Indians (Ceremonies)

Reports of Indian raids, ceremonies, intertribal relations.

Serial Number
041-04303
Title
Reports of Indian raids, ceremonies, intertribal relations.
Author(s)
Ruiz, Manuel
Olvera, Jose Antonio
Morotero, Jose
and others
Date
06-03-1789
Date
07-27-1789
Documentation
Ramada, San Antonio de la; others. June 3 to July 27, 1789. 32p. Informes, letters. Signed.
Summary
Report of Indians stealing mine products (exact mine and Mineral not given). Mentions Tarahumaras living in San Jose. Indication of preexisting animosity between Tarahumares and Apaches. Reports of Apaches chasing Tarahumares, Spaniards. Last document in this group describes in rich detail Apache ceromony, apparently a Rite of Passage for Young men, especially son of captain. Describes Apache dress, ornamentation, formal movements, prayers. Seems mostly objective observations. (A. Dean, March 1989)
Persons
Chinarro, Facundo
Herrera, Juan
Tomas, Juan
Cruz, Juan Jose
Morales, Alonso
Saen, Faustino
Ruiz, Manuel
Diaz de Hortega, Felipe (Gobernador)
Olvera, Jose Antonio
Morotero, Jose
Flores, Manuel Antonio (Virrey)
Loya, Jose Antonio
Sierra, Francisco (Capitan)
Ramirez, Manuel
Dominguez, Patricio
Diaz de Bustamante, Juan (Gobernador)
Mariano (Apache)
Places
San Geronimo
Nombre de Dios (Pueblo)
Fresnos (Canada)
Chubiscar (Partido)
Las Yrigoyenes (Rancho)
Suarez (Rancho)
Santa Isabel
San Andres
Ganta Rasa
Tapacolmes, Santa Cruz de
Carneros (Sierra)
San Pedro
San Lucas (Hacienda)
Pajarito (Aguaje)
Santa Eulalia (Real)
Tulimes
Chihuahua
Durango
Parral
Oro, San Francisco del (Real)
Tasatera (Sierra)
Corral de Piedra
Santa Barbara
Conchos
Mapimi
Cienega de los Olivos
Salto (Sierrita)
Sitio (Hacienda)
San Jose
Hondo (Arroyo)
Cienega (Valle)
Ran Pedro (Rio)
Tierrablanca (Rancho)
Ramada, San Antonio de la
Cerrogordo
Guaxoquilla
Remedios (Aguaje)
Sierra (Puerto)
Palomas (Laguna)
Barraza (Puerto)
Alamos
Nueva Vizcaya
Penasco
Ethnic Groups
Apaches
Taraumares
Mozos
Military Groups
Corral de Piedra, destacamento de
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 191 ff. 090-104
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 191 ff. 090-104
Language
Spanish
Notes
Folios not numbered.
Reference Number
19100004
UAIR Filtering Fields
Author Last Name
Ruiz
Olvera
Morotero
Morotero
Person Last Name
Chinarro
Herrera
Tomas
Cruz
Morales
Saen
Ruiz
Diaz de Hortega
Olvera
Morotero
Flores
Loya
Sierra
Ramirez
Dominguez
Diaz de Bustamante
Beginning Date Month
June
End Date Month
July
Beginning Date (repacked)
06-03-1789
End Date (repacked)
07-27-1789
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/11537
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
General Subjects
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O'conor's report of 1771 to Bucareli and related response

Serial Number
041-01667
Title
O'conor's report of 1771 to Bucareli and related response
Author(s)
O'conor, Hugo
Date
12-20-1771
Date
01-22-1772
Documentation
Chiguagua, Mexico. December 20, 1771 and January 22, 1772. 25p. Letter, informe. Original.
Summary
Concerns present military crisis of Nueva Vizcaya; describes settlements; enemy raids; economic decline (in cattle and in mining); reflection on nature of war, emphasizing its cruelty, death and destruction; goods taken by Apaches (clothing livestock and tobacco); actions of Galvez in defense of province; shortage of charcoal, water in mines; Apaches strategy and tactics; many advantages enemy enjoys; their clothing, crops, campaign logistics and weapons (bow, lance, Shields, Cueras and use of guns); comments on Apache scalp dance; describes Chihuahua garrison; prospects of new campaign; need for recruits; notes many non-Indian fighting duties of presidios; reflects consequences of relocations; proposes new presidio sites; considers hard life of soldado de Cuera; his equipment; problems of pay; revenue from tobacco monopoly; Bucareli sends word that he has called council of war to evaluate situation in detail (J. Williams, may 1987)
Persons
O'conor, Hugo
Galvez, Bernardo (Capitan)
Munoz, Manuel
Gil Nicholas
Vibarri, Luis
Cuellar, Lope
Berroteran (Capitan)
Orio Zuviate, Francisco Xavier
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio (Virrey)(Fray)(Capitan General)
Places
Chiguagua
Mexico
Guarchi
San Juan
San Antonio
Santa Rita
Namiquipa
Cruces
San Luis
Santa Clara (Valle)
Casas Grandes
Torreon de Almoina
San Miguel
Bavicora
Picachio
Zerna (Rincon)
Malanoche
Pacheco (Laguna)
Agua Nueva
Hormigas
Torreon de Guemez
Sacramento
Chorreras
San Buenaventura (Valle)
Carmen (Hacienda)
Encinilla (Hacienda)
Jabonera, San Antonio
Hoves
Sapiaihilla del Velduque
Voca
Dominguez (Potrero)
Julimes, San
Basuchilc (Valle)
San Ignacio (Hacienda)
Padua, San Antonio de (Hacienda)
San Juan (Hacienda)
Conchos (Rio)
Florido (Rio)
San Pedro (Rio)
San Nicolas (Valle)
Neyras, Santa Cruz (Hacienda)
Parral (Real)
Apanita (Hacienda)
Mapimi (Pueblo)
Gallo (Presidio)
San Salvador (Hacienda)
Mayorazgo (Hacienda)
Durano (Paraje)
Cosigurachi (Real)(Canada)
Janos (Presidio)
Dolores (Hacienda)
Bachimba (Hacienda)
Nueba Mexico
Santa Eulalia (Real)
Julimes (Presidio)
San Buenaventura (Presidio)
Natividad (Hacienda)
Sonora
Sinaloa
Nayarit
Pimeria Alta
Pimeria Bajo
Nueva Vizcaya
Cerrogordo (Presidio)
Juaquilla (Presidio)
San Geronimo (Pueblo)
Nombre de Dios (Mision)
Ethnic Groups
Apaches
Tarahumares
nortenos
Janches
Opatas
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 069 ff. 382-407
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 069 ff. 382-407
Language
Spanish
Notes
F. 382 marked expedicion de Chihuahua - quaderno 1
Reference Number
6900021
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
O'conor
Galvez
Munoz
Gil Nicholas
Vibarri
Cuellar
Berroteran
Orio Zuviate
Bucareli y Ursua
Beginning Date Month
December
End Date Month
January
Beginning Date (repacked)
12-20-1771
End Date (repacked)
01-22-1772
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/6014
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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