Joseph de Galvez to Marques de Croix letter attacking Jesuits.

Serial Number
040-00782
Title
Joseph de Galvez to Marques de Croix letter attacking Jesuits.
Author(s)
Galvez, Joseph de
Date
07-11-1770
Documentation
Mexico. July 11, 1770. Letter. Transcription.
Summary
States that under guise missionization, Jesuits, usurping stipends from royal treasury, established estates new world to enrich themselves. Describes sorry state California missions. Claims Jesuits built sumptuous houses, not churches, that most Indians under their care lived as vaga bonds in mountains. (T. Sheridan) (1976)
First Location
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0263 pp. 0219-0228 Transcpt
Original Location
AGN, Mexico, Misiones, Leg. 0022
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
1870
Rights
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