Correspondence between Crespo and viceroy on plans for second expedition to Monte Rey

Serial Number
041-02249
Title
Correspondence between Crespo and viceroy on plans for second expedition to Monte Rey
Author(s)
Crespo, Francisco Antonio (Gobernador)
and others
Date
05-18-1774
Date
05-24-1775
Documentation
Orcasitas, San Miguel de. March 20, 1775 - May 24, 1775. 14p. Letters, draft letters. Original. Signed/unsigned.
Summary
Crespo discusses plans for and purposes of second overland expedition to Monte rey (to be led by Anza). Gives numbers of soldiers and settlers to make trip. Reports on visit by Palma and his wishes to establish missions in Juma lands. Discusses status of relations with Jumas and other Indians in region of Gila-Colorado confluence and what this means for expedition. (S. Fiederlein, may 1987)
Persons
Crespo, Francisco Antonio (Gobernador)
Palma, Salvador (Capitan Juma)
Garces, Francisco (Padre)
Anza, Juan Bautista de (Capitan)
Moraga, Josef Joaquin (Teniente)
Espinosa, Josef Ignacio (Sargento)
Justo Roberto (Soldado)
Amesquita, Juan Antonio (Soldado)
Mesa, Valerio (Soldado)
Albiso, Domingo (Soldado)
Boon (Boonilla ?), Ramon (Soldado)
Bucarely y Ursua, Antonio Maria (Virrey)
Urrea, Bernardo de (Capitan)
Places
Orcasitas, San Miguel de
Colorado (Rio)
Monte Rey
San Francisco (Puerto)
Tubac (Presidio)
Terrenate
Fronteras (Presidio)
Altar (Presidio)
San Miguel (Presidio)
Buenavista (Presidio)
Caborca
Gila (Rio)
Nuevo Mexico
Ethnic Groups
Apaches
Pimas Gilenos
Talchedunes
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 090 ff. 161-167
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 090 ff. 161-167
Language
Spanish
Notes
Index of letters, some pages out of order, edges of some documents cut off (hard to read)
Reference Number
9000007
Rights
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