Augustin de Campos (S.J.) to Juan de Artassun (S.J.). Copia de carta escrita por el Padre Augustin de Campos al Padre Juan de Artassun, tocante a la entrada, que el Benito Crespo quiere hazer en la provincia de los Moquis.

Serial Number
040-00388
Title
Augustin de Campos (S.J.) to Juan de Artassun (S.J.). Copia de carta escrita por el Padre Augustin de Campos al Padre Juan de Artassun, tocante a la entrada, que el Benito Crespo quiere hazer en la provincia de los Moquis.
Author(s)
Campos, Augustin de (S.J.)
Date
03-26-1725
Documentation
San Ignacio. March26, 1725. 6p. Letter. Signed. Copy.
Summary
Campos argues against Crespo's proposed route to Moqui (Hopi) pueblos via Chihuahua and Nueva Mexico, proposing instead he travel north from Jesuit Pima missions. Argues that Jesuits with their bases in Sonora better able to missionize the Hopis. Claims Hopis have requested Jesuits, not Franciscans. Notes his own and General Bezerra's plans to visit Moqui in 1723 via San Simon, Gila River. (T. Sheridan) (1979)
Persons
Campos, Augustin de (S.J.)
Artassun, Juan de (S.J.)
Crespo, Benito (Obispo)
Bezerra, Antonio de (General)
Arze, Joseph de (S.J.)
Places
San Ignacio
Guadiana (Obispado de)
Los Moquis (Provincia de)
Santa Fee
Janos (Presidio)
Xila (Gila) (Rio)
San Simon (Ojos de Agua)
Sonora
Casas Grandes
San Buenaventura
Nuevo Mexico
Pimeria
Gualpi (Walpi) (Pueblo)
Chiguagua
Zuni
San Ignacio (Mision)
San Francisco Xavier del Bac (Mision)
Moqui (Provincia)
Oraibe (Oraibi) (Pueblo, Capital)
Ethnic Groups
Pimas
Moquis
Apaches
Taraumaras (Tarahumaras)
First Location
AZTM. Jesuit Hist. Inst. Amer. Div., Tucson. Mf. J-02-D-07
Original Location
AGN, Mexico, Historia, Leg. 0393 ff. 112-114
Other Location
MOSU. Mf.
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
00007202/JHI
Rights
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