Report from Moreno y Castro for Barri on treatment of Indians and prison conditions.

Serial Number
041-03704
Title
Report from Moreno y Castro for Barri on treatment of Indians and prison conditions.
Author(s)
Moreno y Castro, Bernardo
Date
11-05-1771
Documentation
California. November 5, 1771. 20p. Informe. Copy.
Summary
Concerns Barri's order requesting information on mayordomo's treatment of Indians. Moreno y Castro includes witness' accounts of several Indian deaths due to beatings and mistreatment by mayordomo. States that some abuses are specifically ordered by priests. Accounts of Indian prisoner deaths due to hunger. Mention of specific prisoners and their lack of food and medical attention in prison. (M. Dannemiller, March 1988)
Persons
Barri, Phelipe (Governor)
Castro, Juan Crisostomo de
Dominguez, Jose (Mayordomo)
Moreno y Castro, Bernardo (Teniente)
Romero
Maestro de Herrero, Jose
Estrada, Jorge
Frigueros, Francisco
Canete, Joaquin
Garcia, Simon Tadeo
Espinosa, Juan Antonio
Sastre, Miguel
Armet, Miguel Antonio
Places
California
Santa Anna
Todos Santos (Mision)
San Ignacio
Santa Cruz
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 152 ff. 429-439
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 152 ff. 429-439
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
15200022
Rights
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