Letters commenting on the provisions adopted by Bonavia and the junta provisional by the real tribunal general de mineria with recommendations that the provisions of the former body be rescinded.
Mexico. July 29, 1815 - August 20, 1815. 30p. Letters. Originals.
Order allows exception for Bonavia in that he is allowed to ship metals out of southern ports if and when he makes sure that shipments reach Spain directly; letter advising the virrey the deleterious effect that some of Bonavia's measures are having on the fiscal condition of the real hacienda, real tribunal de Mineria, and miners in the Provincias Internas de Occidente, petition that virrey order Bonavia to terminate measures described, measures in question have been discussed in detail in the preceeding folios of this volume starting with ff.147 and in general terms include donations of metals to mint, allowing unlimited entry to metals into the area from other areas and the related trade in contraband, allowing of gold and silver to come into ports in Provincias Internas de Occidente from Peru, Guatemala etc. Instead of being shipped directly to Spain, charging of duties on metals going to Mexico City instead of the duty being Charged there; sagaxruxieta advises virrey on how to proceed with petition of the administrative bodies cited above I terms of transmittal of communications; a summary of the provisions adopted by the junta provisional, the provisions adopted by the real tribunal general de Mineria in response as well as those by the real hacienda; letter from virrey making decision to decide in favor of the request of the real tribunal general de Mineria to terminate the contributions of metals to the mint established in Durango. (O. Velez, September 1989)
Bonavia y Zapata, Bernardo (Comandante General)
Perez Gallardo, Ricardo (Licenciado)
Beltran, Jose Maria (Contador Mayor)
Aperechexo, Fermin Antonio de
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 227 ff. 186-201
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 227 ff. 186-201
This sequence is included as part of expediente 9 Vol. 227 according to the indice del ramo de Provincias Internas