Letters to and from governors of Nuevo Santander; various concerns

Serial Number
041-02984
Title
Letters to and from governors of Nuevo Santander; various concerns
Author(s)
Alvarez Nava, Simon
Mayorga, Martin de (Virrey)
Medina, Manuel (Capitan)
and others
Date
01-06-1779
Date
12-04-1779
Documentation
San Carlos/Padilla, San Antonio de/San Luiz Potosi. January to Dec, 1779. 80p. Letters. Signed.
Summary
Series of documents concerning death of gobernador Echeagaray; Medina named as successor. Concerns treatment of Indian prisoners. Concerns pacification of Pisonas. Concerns preparing frontier against possible campaign by Indians or English. Reference to arrival of king of Leon's bishop in Sinares. Letter requesting support in homesteading frontier. Movements of dragones described. (A. Dean, January 1989)
Persons
Echeagaray, Francisco (Gobernador)
Medina, Manuel (Capitan)
Alvarez Nava, Simon
Garcia de la Cadena, Andres
Mayorga, Martin de (Virrey)
Puga, Antonio
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria (Virrey)
Sierra Gorda, Conde de
Garibay, Pedro
Fagoaga Marquez, Francisco (Coronel)
Cabrera, Tomas de
Fizon, Estevan
Cosio, Pedro Antonio
Galvez, Joseph de
Places
Nuevo Santander
Croix
San Carlos
Padilla, San Antonio de
Altamira (Playa)
Veracruz
Tamiagua (Costa)
Sinares
Santillana (Villa)
Ethnic Groups
Pisonas
Ingleses
Military Groups
Espana, Dragones de
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 115 ff. 001-039
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 115 ff. 001-039
Language
Spanish
Notes
Some pages out of order, documents not chronological
Reference Number
11500001
Rights
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