Military Organization And Administration

Ojeda, Bartolome de to Chaves, Fernando de. Letter explaining consequences of withdrawing military escort.

Serial Number
275-00151
Title
Ojeda, Bartolome de to Chaves, Fernando de. Letter explaining consequences of withdrawing military escort.
Author(s)
Ojeda, Bartolome de
Date
06-00-1696
Documentation
Pueblo de nambe. June 1696. 3 pages. Letter. Original. Signed.
Summary
De Ojeda writes to Fernando de Chaves about the loss of the military escort. He asks for advise because without this escort he is in serious trouble. (John Zilboorg) (1980)
Persons
Ojeda, Bartolome de
Chaves, Fernando de (Capitan)
Places
Bernalillo
Nambe (Pueblo)
First Location
AZU Film 2182 rl. 02 fr. 0576-0578.
Original Location
SANM, Santa Fe, Span.Arch. 1621-1821, rl. 002 ff. 0576-0578.
Other Location
UNM-Zimmerman Library.
Language
Spanish
Notes
Twitchell Vol. II, no. 0060.
Batch Reference Number
8351
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Ojeda
Chaves
Beginning Date (repacked)
1696
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/16369
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Chaves, Fernando de to Vargas, Diego de. notice of arrival of letters.

Serial Number
275-00150
Title
Chaves, Fernando de to Vargas, Diego de. notice of arrival of letters.
Author(s)
Chaves, Fernando de
Date
06-00-1696
Documentation
Bernalillo. June 1696. 1 pages. Letter. Original. Signed.
Summary
Chaves reports of the letter that corporal Archuleta has brought. He reports that he will take care and wait. (John Zilboorg) (1980)
Persons
Chaves, Fernando de
Archuleta (Cabo)
Vargas, Diego de (Gobernador)
Places
San Felipe (Pueblo)
Bernalillo
First Location
AZU Film 2182 rl. 02 fr. 0575.
Original Location
SANM, Santa Fe, Span.Arch. 1621-1821, rl. 002 ff. 0575.
Other Location
UNM-Zimmerman Library.
Language
Spanish
Notes
Twitchell Vol. II, no. 0060.
Batch Reference Number
8350
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Chaves
Archuleta
Vargas
Beginning Date (repacked)
1696
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/16368
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Baus, Fernando de to Vargas, Diego de. Report of situation and request for more troops.

Serial Number
275-00148
Title
Baus, Fernando de to Vargas, Diego de. Report of situation and request for more troops.
Author(s)
Baus, Fernando de
Date
06-00-1696
Documentation
Bernalillo. June 1696. 3 pages. Letter. Original. Signed.
Summary
Fernando de Baus is writing to Vargas to tell him of the people in San Phelipe and their difficulties with the Indians. He speaks of the necessity of guards for protection. (John Zilboorg) (1980)
Persons
Baus, Fernando de
Vargas, Diego de (Gobernador)
Places
San Phelipe (Pueblo)
Bernalillo
First Location
AZU Film 2182 rl. 02 fr. 0563-0565.
Original Location
SANM, Santa Fe, Span.Arch. 1621-1821, rl. 002 ff. 0563-0565.
Other Location
UNM-Zimmerman Library.
Language
Spanish
Notes
Twitchell Vol. II, no. 0060.
Batch Reference Number
8344
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Baus
Vargas
Beginning Date (repacked)
1696
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/16366
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Zeinos, Diego (OFM) to Vargas, Diego de. Petition to ask for protection from military.

Serial Number
275-00128
Title
Zeinos, Diego (OFM) to Vargas, Diego de. Petition to ask for protection from military.
Author(s)
Zeinos, Diego (OFM)
Date
10-25-1695
Documentation
Pueblo de pecos. October 25, 1695. 9 pages. Peticion. Original. Signed.
Summary
Fray Diego Zeinos of the mission at Pecos is petitioning Don Diego de Vargas for more care in his shipping of cargo through the region because an Indian, one of Zeinos' congregation has been killed with an arquebus by accident. He continually asks for protection when traveling to Santa Fee and asks to say mass for his Indians there as well. (John Zilboorg) (1980)
Persons
Zeinos, Diego (OFM)
Vargas, Diego de
Anaya, Francisco de (Alcalde y Sargento)
Barreda, Domingo de la (Secretario de Gobierno y Guerra)
Vargas, Francisco de (OFM)
Daza, Juan (OFM)
Granillo, Luiz (General) (Maestro de Campo)
Damian (Cacique)
Places
Pecos (Pueblo)
Santa Cruz
Santo Domingo (Pueblo)
First Location
AZU Film 2182 rl. 02 fr. 0455-0463.
Original Location
SANM, Santa Fe, Span.Arch. 1621-1821, rl. 002 ff. 0455-0463.
Other Location
UNM-Zimmerman Library.
Language
Spanish
Notes
Twitchell Vol. II, no. 0058.
Batch Reference Number
8313
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Zeinos
Vargas
Anaya
Barreda
Vargas
Daza
Granillo
Beginning Date Month
October
Beginning Date (repacked)
10-25-1695
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/16346
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Joseph Manrrique (gobernador). Draft of five letters to comandante informing him that reports on militia campaigns against Apaches have been forwarded; reviewing reason for refusal of licence of illness for soldier; requesting...

Serial Number
275-00017
Title
Joseph Manrrique (gobernador). Draft of five letters to comandante informing him that reports on militia campaigns against Apaches have been forwarded; reviewing reason for refusal of licence of illness for soldier; requesting salary for comandante of Principe; report that detatchment of 91 troops are despatched to Sonora and that an ill soldier has been attached to detachment of capitan Allende's squadron.
Author(s)
Manrrique, Joseph (Gobernador)
Date
00-00-0000
Documentation
N.p. n.d. 7p. Letter. Original. Signed.
Summary
(R Davis) (1981)
Persons
Manrrique, Joseph (Gobernador)
Baca, Bartalome (Capitan) Pino, Jose (Capitan)
Larranaga, Cristobal
Oritz, Francisco
Allende, Pedro Maria (Capitan)
Renteria, Jose
Places
Santa Fe
Alburquerque
La Canada
Principe
Ethnic Groups
Apaches
First Location
AZU Film 2182 rl. 16 fr. 1027-1033
Original Location
SANM, Santa Fe, Span.Arch. 1621-1821, rl. 016 ff. 1027-1033
Notes
Twitchell Vol. II, no. 2269.
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Manrrique
Baca
Larranaga
Oritz
Allende
Renteria
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/16235
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Marques de Croix. Instruccion para formar una linea de 15 presidios sobre las fronteras de las Provincias Internas.

Serial Number
250-00055
Title
Marques de Croix. Instruccion para formar una linea de 15 presidios sobre las fronteras de las Provincias Internas.
Author(s)
Croix, Marques de
Date
00-00-1771
Documentation
Mexico. 1771. 80p. Decreto. Offset.
Summary
The viceroy issues new instructions on administering presidios along the frontier. He also discusses the presidios, giving their location and the role that each fort was to play in protecting the frontier. (J. Grusin) (1976)
Persons
Croix (Marques de)
Places
Altar
Tubac
Terrenate
Fronteras
Janos
Moncloba
San Buenaventura
Paso del Norte
Guajoquilla
Julimes
Santa Rosa
Cerro Gordo
San Saba
San Juan Bautista
Bahia del Espiritu Santo
San Antonio de Bejar
Arroyo del Cibola
New Mexico
Grande del Norte (Rio)
Leon
Nayarit
Californias
Ethnic Groups
Apaches
Opatas
Gilenos
First Location
Newberry Library, Chicago. Graff 0009
Original Location
NL, Chicago, Graff 0009
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4951
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Croix
Beginning Date (repacked)
1771
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/16080
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Pedro de Nava. Papel de puntos para el servicio de Campanas y salidas contra los enemigos.

Serial Number
230-00039
Title
Pedro de Nava. Papel de puntos para el servicio de Campanas y salidas contra los enemigos.
Author(s)
Nava, Pedro de
Date
11-24-1791
Documentation
Chihuahua. November 24, 1791. Copy. Typescript.
Summary
Regulations for the captains or commanders of frontier presidios. Spies, Indian auxiliaries, manpower, punishments, discipline, captives, warfare. (T. N.) (1975)
Persons
Nava, Pedro de
Ethnic Groups
Tarahumaras
Tepehuanes
First Location
CU-BANC. M-M 0379 no. 010
Original Location
CU-BANC. M-M 0379 no. 010/CU-BANC. M-M 0287 V. 0001 no. 010
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4871
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Nava
Beginning Date Month
November
Beginning Date (repacked)
11-24-1791
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/16017
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Gobernador Fernando Perez de Almazan. Informe concerning sad state of Espiritu Santo presidio.

Serial Number
210-00038
Title
Gobernador Fernando Perez de Almazan. Informe concerning sad state of Espiritu Santo presidio.
Author(s)
Perez de Almazan, Fernando (Gobernador)
Date
05-10-1724
Documentation
San Antonio presidio. May 10, 1724. Informe. Copy.
Summary
Gobernador Almazan notes shortage of arms, clothing, supplies at Espiritu Santo presidio and blames it on lack of military discipline maintained by capitan Romero and his son Diego. States that soldiers gamble away their military equipment, fail to clean their weapons. Describes outbreak of hostilities between Indians camped next to presidio and soldiers. After fight, Indians fled. About half tracked down and taken prisoner by capitan Ramon, but they escaped jacal where they were held. Capitan Ramon received wound that killed him 8 days later. Almazan notes isolation of presidio, difficulty of fortifying it because humidity makes Adobe-making difficult. Advises that presidio be moved como Dos tiros de fusil to peninsula formed by River. Mentions Apache hostilities, including theft of livestock from Espiritu Santo, Rio Grande presidios. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons
Ramon, Domingo (Capitan de Espiritu Santo Presidio)
Ramon, Diego (Son of Domingo Ramon)
Perez de Almazan, Fernando (Gobernador de Texas)
Places
Espiritu Santo (Bahia, Presidio)
Rio Grande del Norte (Presidio)
San Antonio (Presidio)
Texas (Provincia)
Ethnic Groups
Apaches
First Location
TXU, Tex. Hist. Ctr. Arch. S. Fran. El grande 2q248 835 v. 010 pp. 157-162
Original Location
BNM, Mexico, Arch. S. Fran. El Grande
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4665
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Ramon
Ramon
Perez de Almazan
Beginning Date Month
May
Beginning Date (repacked)
05-10-1724
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/15958
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Nicolas Gutierrez, et al., al virrey. Letter from presidial soldiers of San Antonio in support of fray Joseph Gonzalez.

Serial Number
210-00033
Title
Nicolas Gutierrez, et al., al virrey. Letter from presidial soldiers of San Antonio in support of fray Joseph Gonzalez.
Author(s)
Gutierrez, Nicolas
Date
01-06-1724
Documentation
San Antonio de Valero. January 6, 1724. Letter. Copy.
Summary
Apaches attack San Antonio presidial horseherd, steal 86 horses. 30 soldiers, Indian auxiliaries, plus eight soldiers from Espiritu Santo presidio equipped, sent to recover horses, leaving San Antonio area underdefended, many of remaining soldiers underequipped. 180 Head of livestock recovered, 20 Apache women, children taken prisoner. After much argument fray Gonzalez convinces capitan of presidio to send one woman prisoner to Apaches as emissary, offering prisoners in return for peace. 4, then 30 Apaches show up. Capitan refuses to negotiate for peace unless all Apache leaders present, antagonizes Apaches and almost precipitates a battle. Only fray Gonzalez' restraint and trust Apache prisoners had in him prevents fight soldiers feel they might have lost, being poorly armed, mounted. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons
Gutierrez, Nicolas (Alferez de San Antonio Presidio)
Gonzalez, Joseph (Fray) (OFM)
Carabajal, Christobal de (Sargento de San Antonio Presidio)
Places
San Antonio de Valero (Presidio)
Espiritu Santo (Presidio)
Espiritu Santo (Bahia)
Ethnic Groups
Apaches
First Location
TXU, Tex. Hist. Ctr. Arch. S. Fran. El grande 2q248 835 v. 010 pp. 115-118
Original Location
BNM, Mexico, Arch. S. Fran. El Grande
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4659
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Gutierrez
Gonzalez
Carabajal
Beginning Date Month
January
Beginning Date (repacked)
01-06-1724
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/15953
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Letter from fray Fernandez to viceroy complaining about lack of military eagerness to reduce Apaches.

Serial Number
041-05226
Title
Letter from fray Fernandez to viceroy complaining about lack of military eagerness to reduce Apaches.
Author(s)
Fernandez, Benito (Fray)(Presidente de Misiones de Texas), Altamira, Marquez de (Auditor de Guerra).
Date
03-05-1743
Date
07-16-1743
Documentation
Acuna, concepcion de (mision). March 5, 1743. 4p. Letters. Signed.
Summary
Letter to viceroy by fray Fernandez criticizing role of military personnel in reduction of Apaches and advancement into in northern territories. Fray Fernandez describes areas by deduction and by information gained from travelers about such northern territories. Fray Fernandez also describes danger of advancement by French to colonize a bigger territory than Nueva Espana assuring crown he would be able to conquer these territories with a handful of soldiers and missionaries if permission is given. (A. Dell'acqua, January 1988)
Persons
Fernandez, Benito de (Fray)(Presidente Misiones de Texas)
Altamira, Marquez de (Auditor de Guerra)
Vizarron y Eguiarreta, Juan Antonio de (Arzobispo)(Virrey)
Urrutia, Urvino (Capitan)
Bustillos Zevallos, Juan Antonio (Gobernador)
Costales, Gabriel (Capitan)
Boneo, Justo (Teniente Coronel)
Sandoval, Francisco de (Gobernador)
Places
Acuna, Concepcion de (Mision)
Coaguila
Nueva Vizcaya
Durango (Provincia)
Nuevo Mexico (Provincia)
Rio Grande del Norte (Rio)
Nuestra Senora de Guadalupe (Mision)
Conchos (Presidio)
Bejar, San Antonio del (Presidio)
Caudachos (Rio)
Fronteras (Presidio)
Bahia (Presidio)
Adais (Presidio)
Luisiana (Provincia)
Nueva Francia (Colonia Francesa)
Quivira
Carolina (Provincia)
Nueva Orliens (Ciudad)(Puerto)
Nachitoes (Pueblo)
Luisiana Francesa
San Juan Bautista (Mision)
San Bernardo (Mision)
San Pedro (Villa)
Rojo (Rio)
Ethnic Groups
Asinasis
Apaches
Ipandes
Pelones
Lipanes
Franceses
Tobosos
Comanches
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 236 ff. 086-088
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 236 ff. 086-088
Language
Spanish
Notes
Letter by marquez de Altamira in margin of Fernandez letter advising viceroy against Fernandez request.
Reference Number
23600014
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Fernandez
Altamira
Vizarron y Eguiarreta
Urrutia
Bustillos Zevallos
Costales
Boneo
Sandoval
Beginning Date Month
March
End Date Month
July
Beginning Date (repacked)
03-05-1743
End Date (repacked)
07-16-1743
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/12460
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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