Corbalan notifying Croix of reasons why Sonora is unable to participate more fully in proposed Apache campaign,

Serial Number
041-02304
Title
Corbalan notifying Croix of reasons why Sonora is unable to participate more fully in proposed Apache campaign,
Author(s)
Corbalan, Pedro
Date
09-24-1771
Documentation
Alamos. September 24, 1771. 4p. Letters. Originals, signed.
Summary
Informs Croix plans for Apache campaign. Notifies him despite misgivings, sending detachments 15 men from Pitic, Altar, Buenavista presidios to reinforce presidial forces Terrenate, Fronteras, Tubac embarking on expedition. States wheat harvests that year poor, that wheat prices doubled, that many people left fields for Cieneguilla placers. Warns possible failure maiz crop. (T. Sheridan, 1976)
Persons
Galvez, Bernardo de (Comandante)
Vildosola, Gabriel Antonio de (Capitan)
Corbalan, Pedro
Croix, Marques de
Places
Altar
Pitic
Buenavista, San Carlos de
Tubac (Presidio)
Terrenate (Presidio)
Fronteras (Presidio)
Alamos
Cieneguilla (Placeres)
Sonora
Ethnic Groups
Apaches
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 093 ff. 035-036
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 093 ff. 035-036
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
9300009
Rights
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