Letters between Mendinuta and virrey concerning Indian hostilities, drought and famine.

Serial Number
041-02833
Title
Letters between Mendinuta and virrey concerning Indian hostilities, drought and famine.
Author(s)
Fermin de Mendinueta, Pedro
Virrey
Date
10-16-1773
Date
06-20-1774
Documentation
Santa Fee. December 22, 1773 - September 14, 1774. 14p. Letter. Original, signed.
Summary
Mendinueta relates Indians murders and animal thefts. Mentions famine which forces people to eat leather, roots and herbs; drought which has killed cattle and plants. (S. Gibbs, September 1987)
Persons
Fermin de Mendinueta, Pedro
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio (Fray)
Oconor, Hugo (Comandante Inspector)
Places
Santa Fe
Taos (Pueblo)
Coahuila (Provincia)
Picuris (Pueblo)
Pecos (Pueblo)
Albuquerque (Jurisdiccion)
Galisteo (Pueblo)
Acoma (Pueblo)
Santa Ana (Pueblo)
Zia (Pueblo)
Ethnic Groups
Cumanches
Apaches
Apaches Navajos
Apaches Gilenos
Genizaros
Jilenos
Acomas
Yutas
Navajos
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 103 ff. 241-250
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 103 ff. 241-250
Language
Spanish
Notes
Folios misnumbered
Reference Number
10300057
Rights
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