Silver Mining

Correspondence between Ugarte, Areche, viceroy, and others concerning new mines in Coahuila.

Serial Number
041-01481
Title
Correspondence between Ugarte, Areche, viceroy, and others concerning new mines in Coahuila.
Author(s)
Ugarte y Loyola, Jacobo de (Gobernador)
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio (Virrey)
Areche
and others
Date
00-00-1759
Date
03-30-1773
Documentation
Monclova. May 27, 1772. 66p. Letters. Originals. Signed. Copies.
Summary
Series of documents about discovery of two new silver mines. Discussion of salaries for workers, food provisions, and possibility of increasing number of people in area. Mention that mine owners not happy with Ugarte's decision to have workers paid daily, for operating expenses may be equal or higher than profit. They prefer to pay salario ajustado. there is also description of size of mines, and amount of mercury needed to operate them. There is also mention that with discovery of mines there would be an increase in population resulting in fewer Apache raids. Discussion that several merchants have established in the area in order to sell goods to miners. (J. Tapia, March, 1988)
Persons
Ugarte y Loyola, Jacobo de (Gobernador)
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio (Virrey)
Areche (Fiscal)
Borda, Josseph de la
Romero Antiberos, Joachin
Aldama, Josseph
Estrada, Miguel
San Pedro y Estrada, Eugenio
Oquillas Toledo, Antonio (Justicia Mayor)
Arispe, Xavier
Carranza, Francisco
Linares, Juan
Ortiz, Josseph Miguel
Garcia Rodriguez, Francisco
Cavallero Yncognito (Sic)
Carrasco (Abogado)
Aumada, Augustin de
Barrio y Munoz
Baquier, Juan
Nuin, Pedro
Lucas de Lasaga, Juan (Regidor)
Oconor, Hugo de
Soria
Ruiz, Matheo
Places
Monclova
Potrerillos (Real)
Vallecillo (Real)
Zacatecas
Guanajuato
Coahuila
Leones, Boca de (Real)
Yguana (Mineral)
Santos Reyes (Mina)
San Nicolas (Canon)
La Puerta (Canon)
San Raphael (Pozo)
La Luz (Labor)
El Rosario (Labor)
San Juan (Labor)
San Josseph (Labor)
Las Animas (Labor)
Santa Rita (Labor)
Asisi, San Francisco de (Mina)
Dolores, Nuestra Senora de los (Canon)
Cuencame
Nueva Extremadura
Curiel (Mina)
Linares (Mina)
Saltillo, Santiago del (Villa)
Monterey
Tetela, Concepcion de (Mina)
Salado (Rio)
Mercado (Cerro)
Fresnillo
San Andres (Pozo)
Ethnic Groups
Apaches
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 059 ff. 215-248 exp. 13
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 059 ff. 215-248 exp. 1
Language
Spanish
Notes
Misnumbered, notes on margin,
Reference Number
5900013
UAIR Filtering Fields
Author Last Name
Ugarte y Loyola
Bucareli y Ursua
Person Last Name
Ugarte y Loyola
Bucareli y Ursua
Areche
Borda
Romero Antiberos
Aldama
Estrada
San Pedro y Estrada
Oquillas Toledo
Arispe
Carranza
Linares
Ortiz
Garcia Rodriguez
Cavallero Yncognito
Carrasco
Aumada
Barrio y Munoz
Baquier
Nuin
Lucas de Lasaga
Oconor
Soria
Ruiz
End Date Month
March
Beginning Date (repacked)
1759
End Date (repacked)
03-30-1773
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/5828
ISO 369-1 Language code
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ISO 369-3 Language code
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Letter from Virrey(?) to Fayni ordering Fayni to send mined silver to augment treasury and promote commerce.

Serial Number
041-00990
Title
Letter from Virrey(?) to Fayni ordering Fayni to send mined silver to augment treasury and promote commerce.
Author(s)
Antonio (Virrey(?))
Date
08-18-1772
Documentation
Mexico. August 18, 1772. 3p. Letter. Original, signed.
Summary
(S. Gibbs, September 1987)
Persons
Antonio (Virrey(?))
Fayni, Joseph
Places
Durango
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 042 ff. 018-020
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 042 ff. 018-020
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
4200008
UAIR Filtering Fields
Beginning Date Month
August
Beginning Date (repacked)
08-18-1772
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/5337
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ISO 369-3 Language code
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Letter from governor to viceroy concerning mission accomplishments and requesting leave from post as governor.

Serial Number
041-00811
Title
Letter from governor to viceroy concerning mission accomplishments and requesting leave from post as governor.
Author(s)
Gonzalez de Santianes, Vicente (Gobernador)
Date
10-06-1770
Date
11-15-1770
Documentation
Santander. November 15, 1770. 4p. Letter. Signed.
Summary
Concerns priests'fulfillment of mission duties: education of indians, religious functions. Mentions governor's previous request to leave office due to failing health, conflicts with local tribes. Contracts, uniforms to be sent to capital. Discovery of 30 veins of silver at Helquera. (L. Deatherage, July 1987)
Persons
Flores, Antonio
Barros, Juan Antonio (Fray)
Burtillo, Juan Joseph (Fray)
Picazo, Andres (Fray)
Gonzalez de Santianes, Vicente (Gobernador)
Croix, Marques de (Virrey)
Places
Rebilla
Mechoacan
Santo Evangelio
Zacatecas
Queretaro
San Luis Potosi
Helquera (Mina)
Tamualipas Vieja (Mina)
Guadalcazas (Mina)
San Nicolas (Mina)
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 031 ff. 294-299
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 031 ff. 294-299
Language
Spanish
Notes
Note on side of first page. Last page of letter, f. 0299, separated by ff. 0295-0298.
Reference Number
3100022
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Flores
Barros
Burtillo
Picazo
Gonzalez de Santianes
Croix
Beginning Date Month
October
End Date Month
November
Beginning Date (repacked)
10-06-1770
End Date (repacked)
11-15-1770
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
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ISO 369-1 Language code
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ISO 369-3 Language code
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Request to build presidio in Sonora.

Serial Number
041-00778
Title
Request to build presidio in Sonora.
Author(s)
Castillo, Blas del (Capitan)
Date
06-13-1690
Documentation
Nacozari. June 13,1690. 28p. Peticion. Signed.
Summary
Request to build a presidio in Sonora, orders to find best location to serve Sinaloa and Sonora against Indian attacks. (A. Dell'acqua, March 1987)
Persons
Fernandez de la Fuente, Juan (Capitan)
Iguera, Nicolas de la
Loiola, Marcos de (Fray)
Quiroz, Diego de (Capitan)
Barzina, Andres de la (Capitan)
Ramirez de Salazar, Francisco (Capitan)
Pena, Melchor de la
Aguerra (?),(Capitan)
Sandoval Zenda y Silva, Gaspar (Virrey)
Places
Tenideguachi
Techico Teguachi
Coradeguachi
Sinaloa (Presidio)
Casas Grandes (Presidio)
Nuevo Mexico
Cuquiarachi
Mototicachi
Nacosari
Santa Rosa
Banispe, San Miguel
Janos (Presidio)
Ethnic Groups
Jumas
Jocomes
Janos
Apaches
Pimas
Sobahiperris (?)
Taraumaras
Conchas
Chinarras
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 030 ff. 071-085
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 030 ff. 071-085
Language
Spanish
Notes
See ff 00042-00070
Reference Number
3000030
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Fernandez de la Fuente
Iguera
Loiola
Quiroz
Barzina
Ramirez de Salazar
Pena
Aguerra
Sandoval Zenda y Silva
Beginning Date Month
June
Beginning Date (repacked)
06-13-1690
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/5125
ISO 369-1 Language code
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ISO 369-3 Language code
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Correspondencia con el gobernador interino don Lorenzo Cancio provincia de Coahuila. Ano de 1764.

Serial Number
041-00620
Title
Correspondencia con el gobernador interino don Lorenzo Cancio provincia de Coahuila. Ano de 1764.
Author(s)
Cancio, Lorenzo (Gobernador)
Ortiz Parrilla, Diego (Gobernador)
Ximenez, Diego (Padre)
Date
01-03-1764
Date
06-30-1764
Documentation
Monclova, Mexico, San Lorenzo de Santa Cruz. January 3, 1764 - June 30, 1764. 82p. Testimonios, dictamenes, informes. Letters. Originals. Signed.
Summary
Cancio on assuming office of gobernador discusses topics presidios, particularly Sacramento and Bejar; discovery of new mines, San Jose de la Sierra Madre, near Santa Rosa presidio most productive; Lucas y Laraga appointed administrator of mines, discussion of economic, defense and technological problems of silver mining, including long section on drainage; Mescalero attacks and theft of livestock; F. 242, letter from Ximenez to Cancio describing Apache attack on San Sava and thanking him for defense of missionaries and Indians; ff. 249-251, detailed lists of food, supplies, equipment, clothing received as emergency aid to presidio families and soldiers; office of governor turned over to Ortiz Parrilla. (J. M. Johnson, January 1987)
Persons
Cancio Sierra y Cienfuegos, Lorenzo (Gobernador)
Ortiz Parrilla, Diego (Gobernador)
Ximenez, Diego (Padre)
Montesino de Lara, Pedro (Brigadier)
Rodriguez, Manuel (Capitan)
Barrios (Coronel)
Bustillo
Martos Navarrete, Angel (Gobernador)
Machaca, Luis Antonio
Ravago, Phelipe
Carlos III (Rey)
Atoerete (?), Vicente (Alferez)
Guerra, Eugenio Tomas
Lucas y Laraga, Juan
Garza, Xavier de la
Esparza, Manuel de
Cruillas (Marques de)(Virrey)
Ramires (Sargento)
Borusca (Capitan)
Inguanzo (?), Phelipe
Barron Dueno, Juan Manuel
Fernandez, Eugenio (Aviador)
Lopez, Carlos
Gonzales, Baltasar (Cabo)
Velarde, Luis
Pircud, Diego Antonio
Laconte, Juan de
Pena, Bernardo de la
Samudio, Miguel
San Miguel de Aguayo, (Marques de)
Lipan (Capitan)
Places
Sacramento, Santa Rosa de (Presidio)
Coahuila, San Fernando de
San Luis (Presidio)
San Fernando (Villa)
Monclova, Santiago de
Santa Cruz, San Lorenzo de (Mision)
San Sava
Bejar, San Antonio de (Presidio)
Lazada (Hacienda)
Potrero, San Joseph de (Minas)
Zedro
Iguana, Rica de la (Minas ?)
Sierra Madre, San Jose de (Minas)
Colorado (Rio)
San Jabiel (Javier ?) (Mision)
Rio Grande (Mision)
Puerto (Paraje)
Canon (Presidio)
Texas (Provincia)
Guichiapa
Carmen (Hacienda del)
San Blas (Paraje)
Panzacola
Veracruz
Ethnic Groups
Mescaleros
Apaches
Comanches
Military Groups
Dragones de Mexico
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 025 ff. 221-261
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 025 ff. 221-261
Language
Spanish
Notes
Folios often have 2-3 different numbers. Some pages repeated. Many blank.
Reference Number
2500012
UAIR Filtering Fields
Author Last Name
Cancio
Ortiz Parrilla
Ximenez
Person Last Name
Cancio Sierra y Cienfuegos
Ortiz Parrilla
Ximenez
Montesino de Lara
Rodriguez
Barrios
Bustillo
Martos Navarrete
Machaca
Ravago
Carlos III
Atoerete
Guerra
Lucas y Laraga
Garza
Esparza
Cruillas
Ramires
Borusca
Inguanzo
Barron Dueno
Fernandez
Lopez
Gonzales
Velarde
Pircud
Laconte
Pena
Samudio
San Miguel de Aguayo
Beginning Date Month
January
End Date Month
June
Beginning Date (repacked)
01-03-1764
End Date (repacked)
06-30-1764
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/4966
ISO 369-1 Language code
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ISO 369-3 Language code
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