Informe from governor of Nuevo Leon to viceroy containing suggestions for new method of mission government.
October 20, 1772. 24p. Informe. Copy.
Concerns mission life and advice for proper mission administration. Suggests the formation of streets and neighborhoods in towns. Describes certain agricultural techniques and rations and sustenance crops of corn, beans, Cane and cotton. Regarding finance, suggests establishment of cashier's office to be controlled by priest and governor. Relates Indian work schedules and punishments. Describes Indian vices of game, alcohol and Peyote. Advises prohibition of bows, arrows and other weapons to Indians except for hunting. Concerns requiring Indians to have written permission to travel. (M. Dannemiller, October 1987)
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio (Virrey)
San Cristobal (Pueblo)
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 152 ff. 254-266
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 152 ff. 254-266
Folio 266 repeated
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