Letters and documentation relating to the distribution of funds to the paymasters offices at Arispe, Saltillo, and Chihuahua and their distribution in turn to the various municipalities in the area.
April 9, 1790 - February 5, 1797. 38p. Letters, index. Originals.
Concerns the contributions of each locality to the general area in the context of items such as Diezmos; orders military communications between Rosario and the fiscal de la real hacienda; traces the transfer of silver between different municipalities in the area because of need; letter from fiscal stating that in his assessment the localities are self sufficient and that in case of need they should establish the proper tax. Examines in particular the finances of Chihuahua and Arispe, describing the distribution of assets among the different municipalities in the province, points to need of better administration of funds in the area of distribution as evidenced by the surplus that Chihuahua experienced in 1793, measures articulated to better administer the drafts being written by ministers and their communication to intendente, details about drafts written and their examination by the junta Superior; long letter by the comandante general of Provincias Internas underscoring the urgent need of the provincias of Arispe and Chihuahua. (O. Velez, November 1989)
Emparan, Miguel de (Gobernador)
San Luis Potosi
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 228 ff. 535-553
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 228 ff. 535-553
This series of documents is part of the expediente 48 as listed in the indice del ramo. The following folios were illegible ff. 0549 - 0551
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