Geography

Autos sobre las entradas a la region Tarahumarch

Serial Number
040-00140
Title
Autos sobre las entradas a la region Tarahumarch
Date
04-00-1651
Documentation
Mexico. April 1651. 6p. Auto. Copy.
Summary
Instructions reiterating the viceroys interest in extending Spanish influence to the Tarahumar and the manner which should govern the effort. (D. Deeds) (1977)
Persons
Diez de Almendaris, Lope (Marques)
Perez, Andres (Padre)
Brabo, Francisco
Pardo, Andres
Places
Parral
Mexico
Durango
Ethnic Groups
Tepeguanes
Tarahumares
Conchos
First Location
AZTM, AGN., Mexico. Jesuitas. Fichero J-03-16.
Original Location
AGN, Mexico, Jesuitas, Fichero 03-16
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
3560
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Diez de Almendaris
Perez
Brabo
Pardo
Beginning Date (repacked)
1651
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/3754
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Joseph de Galvez to Marques de Croix letter attacking Jesuits. Mexico, 1646-47.

Serial Number
040-00129
Title
Joseph de Galvez to Marques de Croix letter attacking Jesuits. Mexico, 1646-47.
Date
00-00-1646
Date
00-00-1647
Documentation
N.p. n.d. photostat. Transcript.
Summary
Tarahumaras 1647, causing many deaths. Describes various death scenes, miracles, etc. Occurring during plague. (T. Sheridan) (1976)
Persons
Zepeda, Nicolas de (Padre)
Places
Yaqui (Hiaqui) (Rio)
First Location
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0265 pp. 0001-0110 Transcpt
Original Location
AGN, Mexico, Misiones, Leg. 0026
Language
Spanish
Notes
Xerox huadabas, tarahumar sections
Batch Reference Number
1873
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Zepeda
Beginning Date (repacked)
1646
End Date (repacked)
1647
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/3743
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
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Padre Gaspar de Contreras to padre Andres Perez. Description of valleys of San Pablo and San Ignacio.

Serial Number
040-00110
Title
Padre Gaspar de Contreras to padre Andres Perez. Description of valleys of San Pablo and San Ignacio.
Date
08-05-1638
Documentation
Santiago Papasquiaro. August 5, 1638. 4p. Letter. Original. Signed. Dct 1638.
Summary
General description of area around Papasquiaro, especially the valleys of San Pablo and San Ignacio. (T. Barnes) (1979)
Persons
Contreras, Gaspar de (S.J.)
Perez, Andres (S.J.)
Fonte, Juan (S.J.)
Estrada, Nicolas de (S.J.)
Salinas, Marques de
Bonifaz, Luis de (S.J.)
Diaz, Gabriel (S.J.)
Suarez, Martin (S.J.)
Heredia, Juan de (S.J.)
Figueroa, Geronimo de (S.J.)
Places
San Pablo (Valle)
San Ignacio (Valle)
Santiago Papasquiaro
Parral
San Ignacio (Puesto)
Ethnic Groups
Tarahumaras
Tepehuanes
First Location
AZTM. Jesuit Hist. Inst. Amer. Div., Tucson. Mf. J-02-D-08 AGN., Mexico. Misiones Vol. 025 pp. 284-285
Original Location
AGN, Mexico, Misiones, Leg. 0025 ff. 284-285
Other Location
MOSU. Mf. Jesuitica
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
00000364/JHI
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Contreras
Perez
Fonte
Estrada
Salinas
Bonifaz
Diaz
Suarez
Heredia
Figueroa
Beginning Date Month
August
Beginning Date (repacked)
08-05-1638
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/3726
ISO 369-1 Language code
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Gaspar Contreras, et al. To padre prov. Andres Perez letter describing Tarahumara land and customs.

Serial Number
040-00109
Title
Gaspar Contreras, et al. To padre prov. Andres Perez letter describing Tarahumara land and customs.
Author(s)
Contreras, Gaspar de
Date
08-05-1638
Documentation
Santiago Papasquiero. August 5, 1638. Signed. Transcript.
Summary
Describes entrance many Tarahumaras into fertile valleys San Pablo, San Ignacio. Notes Former life without towns, devotion to warfare. Describes present reduction into pueblos; conversion; construction irrigation ditches (acequias); planting; weaving; work for Spaniards; peaceful, docile existence. Describes fertility valleys; presence arable fields/acequias; number/size fish in rivers; Mineral wealth mountains; presence silver mines. Mentions sale maiz, firewood in Parral. States there are 3 pueblos Tarahumaras, 2 pueblos Tepehuanes almost as tame. Notes presence, advocates conversion gentile Indians in mountains. Description active system directed culture change. Signed by 4 other missionaries. (T. Sheridan) (1976)
Persons
Fonte, Julio (Padre)
Moranta (Padre)
Sangueta (Padre)
Estrada, Nicolas de (Padre)
Larios, Min (Padre)
Diaz, Gabriel (Padre)
Suarez, Martin (Padre)
Heredia, Julio de (Padre)
Figueroa, Guillermo de (Padre)
Contreras, Gaspar de (Padre)
Perez, Andres
Places
San Pablo (Valle)
San Ignacio (Valle)
Parral
Tepeguanes (Mision)
Ethnic Groups
Tarahumaras
Tepehuanes
First Location
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0262 pp. 0944-0947 Transcpt
Original Location
AGN, Mexico, Misiones, Leg. 0025
Language
Spanish
Notes
Xerox
Batch Reference Number
1863
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Fonte
Moranta
Sangueta
Estrada
Larios
Diaz
Suarez
Heredia
Figueroa
Contreras
Perez
Beginning Date Month
August
Beginning Date (repacked)
08-05-1638
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/3725
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
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Padre Martin de Azxilqueta to padre Ignacio de Cabala puntos de annua de 1630

Serial Number
040-00097
Title
Padre Martin de Azxilqueta to padre Ignacio de Cabala puntos de annua de 1630
Author(s)
Azxilqueta, Martin de (Fray)
Date
1630
Documentation
Cinaloa (Sinaloa). 1630. Signed. Transcript.
Summary
Description travails establishing mission Batuca Valley, including Indians' reluctance to accept christianity, refusal to provide priests with food, presence apostates, arrival hostile Indians from other areas, especially Baviacora, Sonora. To prove manhood questioned by Indians, azxilgueta arms himself with arcobus, machete, Marches into village, calls everyone women, declares he will defend them from enemies. After winning Indians' admiration, describes their language, cleanliness, dress, agriculture in glowing terms. Notes presence irrigation. Claims land will produce wheat, wine. Mentions Franciscan, Agustinian competition, Franciscan desire to secure best missions to north and leave Jesuits with hunger, heat and thorns of Sinaloa. Describes distance between sea, Villa de San Juan (New Mexico) as 200 leagues, populated by infinite people, enemies of everyone. Notes presence leather jackets, which people say come from unknown land interior. Concludes there are cows (possibly buffalo) there. Conflict among religious orders. Geographical, ethnological notions. Missionary techniques. (T. Sheridan) (1976)
Persons
Cardenas, Lorenzo de (Padre)
Azxilqueta, Martin de (Padre)
Cabala, Ignacio de (Padre)
Places
Batuca (Vatuca)
Baviacora (Vauiacora)
Sonora
San Juan (New Mexico)
First Location
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0262 pp. 0008-0014 Transcpt
Original Location
AGN, Mexico, Misiones, Leg. 0025
Language
Spanish
Notes
Xerox
Batch Reference Number
1841
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Cardenas
Azxilqueta
Cabala
Beginning Date (repacked)
1630
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/3715
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
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Guillermo Diez carta annua de la provincia de Nueva Espana, 1628.

Serial Number
040-00096
Title
Guillermo Diez carta annua de la provincia de Nueva Espana, 1628.
Author(s)
Diez, Guillermo
Date
05-20-1629
Documentation
Mexico. May 20, 1629. Signed. Transcript.
Summary
Section missiones de San Ignacio en Mayo; Yaqui; Nevomes, Chinipas, y Cicibotaris (pp. 815-23). States most Indian nations experienced good harvests, health, allowing missionaries to extend conversions. Notes rapid adoption rosary, holy week ceremonies among Mayos, Yaquis. Recounts certain miraculous cures. States rebellious Nebomes now almost all reduced and at peace. When Spanish military force entered Nebome territory, surrounding Indian groups made peace as well. Notes successful conversion Chinipas, Sisibotaris (named after great chief who came to San Felipe de Sinaloa to seek baptism, priests for people). Fr. Mendez, converter of Nios, Ocoronis, Jeuecos, Mayos, Yaquis, sent to Sisibotaris, welcomed with ceromonies, etc. Very few hechiceros, no lewd night dances among Sisibotaris. Fertile fields of maiz, other vegetables irrigated from River with notable workmanship. Describes clothing men, women (cotton, deerskin, pita), virtue/modesty ladies, house styles/material. Paean to Sisibotari industry, modesty, lack of superstition. Sisibotari range given as 3 pueblos, 2 valleys. (T. Sheridan) (1976)
Persons
Sisibotari
Mendez, Pedro (Padre)
Diez, Guillermo
Places
Mayo (Rio)
Yaqui (Rio)
Ethnic Groups
Nevomes
Chinipas
Cicibotaris
Nios
Ocoronis
Jeuecos
Mayos
Yaquis
First Location
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0262 pp. 0796-0823 Transcpt
Original Location
AGN, Mexico, Misiones, Leg. 0025
Language
Spanish
Notes
Xerox
Batch Reference Number
1854
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Sisibotari
Mendez
Diez
Beginning Date Month
May
Beginning Date (repacked)
05-20-1629
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/3714
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
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Diego Martinez de Hurdaide to virrey (?) Letter on geography and conditions in Sinaloa .

Serial Number
040-00082
Title
Diego Martinez de Hurdaide to virrey (?) Letter on geography and conditions in Sinaloa .
Author(s)
Martinez de Hurdaide, Diego
Date
05-25-1622
Documentation
Montesclaros. May 25, 1622. Letter. Signed. Transcription.
Summary
Hurdaide describes early attempts to colonize Sinaloa. Discusses his own conquest more than 100 leagues, 5 major rivers, 185,000 Indians. Notes that according to Cabeza de Vaca, 200 leagues between Sinaloa, Florida filled with (docile people well-disposed to receive the holy faith. Also states probably a land route from Sinaloa to California, although easier to go by boat (evidence not everyone thought California an Island). Mentions Indian unrest caused by Tlatoles from Tepehuan area. Asks for 30 Spanish settlers, no mulatos, mestizos or known rebels. Requests more soldiers, newcomers, not Spaniards already settled in Sinaloa. Asks that his Brother Martin Sanchez de Hurdaide be appointed protector of Indians. Describes importance Montesclaros presidio, construction 4 casas fuertes Yaqui, Mayo, Nebome areas. Mentions discovery Chinipa mines. In general, Hurdaide's apologetica 40 year career which has left him 40,000 pesos in debt. Indians he's fought called most bellicose New Spain. (T. Sheridan) (1976)
Persons
Montoya, Pedro de
Bacan, Hernando (Gobernador)
Martin, Gonsalo (Capitan)
Tapia, Gonsalode (Padre)
Iturbe, Juan de (Capitan)
Mendes, Pedro (Padre)
Urdinola, Francisco de (Gobernador)
Sanchez Hurdaide, Martin
Perez Valdes, Diego
Ibarra, Francisco de
Martinez de Hurdaide, Diego
Places
San Felipe (Villa)
Petatlan (Rio)
Sinaloa (Rio)
Montesclaros
Chinipa
Mayo (Maio) (Rio)
Yaqui (Rio)
Nebomes (Rio)
Ethnic Groups
Tepeguanes
Nebomes
First Location
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0258 pp. 0001-0014 Transcpt
Original Location
AGN, Mexico, Historia, Leg. 0316
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
1823
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Montoya
Bacan
Martin
Tapia
Iturbe
Mendes
Urdinola
Sanchez Hurdaide
Perez Valdes
Ibarra
Martinez de Hurdaide
Beginning Date Month
May
Beginning Date (repacked)
05-25-1622
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/3700
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
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Diego Martinez de Hurdaide informe to Marques de Salinas concerning pacification of Yaquis.

Serial Number
040-00067
Title
Diego Martinez de Hurdaide informe to Marques de Salinas concerning pacification of Yaquis.
Author(s)
Martinez de Hurdaide, Diego
Date
02-06-1610
Documentation
Culiacan. February 6, 1610. Informe. Transcription.
Summary
Notes that after 3 Spanish entradas, Yaquis finally suing for peace. Describes arrival Culiacan 6 Yaqui caciques who returned spoils they captured from last Spanish army of 16 soldiers, 4000 Indian allies, gave 4 sons as hostages, promised to be faithful friends and to return rebels from Rio de Sinaloa, professed allegiance to Spanish king. Also notes similar professions allegiance 3 powerful nations surrounding Yaquis. States that Yaquis sued for peace because even though Hurdaide, other 18 Spaniards abandoned by many Indian allies last battle, they fought their way to safety without fatality. says Indians call him goblin or ghost (duende) because of his ability to put down trouble before it really gets started. Mentions Indians living in caves (guaridas), burrows (madrigueras). States 1000 Indians Rio de Sinaloa rebelled November, 1609, fled to gentile villages Sierra de Chinipa. States intention to found Montesclaros presidio Rio Fuerte (Rio de Villa Vieja), March, 1610. Notes fidelity Mayo Indians, their efforts to make peace between Yaquis, Spaniards, their requests for Spanish articles clothing. Discusses provincial, presidial business, says he's 16,000 pesos in debt and will owe much more after he founds Montesclaros. (T. Sheridan) (1976)
Persons
Urdinola, Francisco de
Monte Rey, Conde de
Martinez de Hurdaide, Diego
Salinas, Marques de
Places
Yaqui (Yaquimi) (Rio)
Sinaloa (Cinaloa) (Rio)
Petatlan (Rio)
Chinipa (Sierra)
Guadiana
Montesclaros
Villa Vieja (Rio) Fuerte (Rio)
Mayo (Rio)
Ethnic Groups
Yaquis
Mayos
Chinipas
Guaypiles
Naguas
First Location
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0258 pp. 0022-0032 Transcpt
Original Location
AGN, Mexico, Historia, Leg. 0316
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
1826
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Urdinola
Monte Rey
Martinez de Hurdaide
Salinas
Beginning Date Month
February
Beginning Date (repacked)
02-06-1610
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/3685
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
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Padre Diego Diaz de Pangua al padre provincial Ildefonso de Castro.

Serial Number
040-00065
Title
Padre Diego Diaz de Pangua al padre provincial Ildefonso de Castro.
Author(s)
Diaz de Pangua, Diego (Padre)
Date
05-07-1607
Documentation
Mapimi. May 7, 1607. 5p. Letter. Original. Signed.
Summary
Letter from mission of San Ignacio (Parras area) outlining religious, economic and social reasons why this effort should be combined with that of the Mapimi mission which had been more successful. (D. Deeds) (1977)
Persons
Diaz de Pangua, Diego (Padre)
Castro, Ildefonso de (Padre)
Ruiz, Juan (Padre)
Places
Mapimi (Mision)
San Igancio del Rio (Partido)
First Location
AZTM, AGN., Mexico. Jesuitas. Fichero II-18.
Original Location
AGN, Mexico, Jesuitas, Fichero 02-18
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
3539
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Diaz de Pangua
Castro
Ruiz
Beginning Date Month
May
Beginning Date (repacked)
05-07-1607
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/3683
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
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Documentos para la historia eclesiastica y civil de la Nueva Viscaya- libro ii, tomo xx.

Serial Number
040-00064
Title
Documentos para la historia eclesiastica y civil de la Nueva Viscaya- libro ii, tomo xx.
Author(s)
Garcia Figueroa, Francisco (Fray)
Date
00-00-1600
Date
00-00-1777
Documentation
Mexico. November 29, 1792. 582p. Original. Copy. Dct 1600-1777.
Summary
Various documents copied for this collection, include exploration of Parral and New Mexico areas, missionization and its development; establishment of a colegio in Durango and Indian hostilities and suppression of these. (R. Davis) (1979)
Persons
Garcia Figueroa, Francisco (Fray)
Castro, Jacobo de (Fray)
Guendulain, Juan de (S.J.)
Avila, Diego de (Capitan)
Salinas y Baraona, Gregorio de (Gobernador)
Granados, Francisco de (Fray)
Villadiego, Jose (Fray)
Perez, Francisco (S.J.)
Bano, Antonio (Fray)
Osorio, Gregorio (Fray)
Garcia, Juan Antonio (Fray)
Places
Nuevo Mexico
Parral
Durango
Coahuila
San Bartolome
Saltillo
Janos
Sinaloa
Chiguagua
Zacatecas
First Location
AZTM. Jesuit Hist. Inst. Amer. Div., Tucson. Mf. J-02-D-02 AGN., Mexico. Historia Vol. 020 pp. 001-291
Original Location
AGN, Mexico, Historia, Leg. 0020 ff. 001-291
Other Location
MOSU. Mf
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
00007009/JHI
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Garcia Figueroa
Castro
Guendulain
Avila
Salinas y Baraona
Granados
Villadiego
Perez
Bano
Osorio
Garcia
Beginning Date (repacked)
1600
End Date (repacked)
1777
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/3682
ISO 369-1 Language code
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