Correspondence between virrey and Corbalan concerning Seri settlement at Pitic.

Serial Number
041-05099
Title
Correspondence between virrey and Corbalan concerning Seri settlement at Pitic.
Author(s)
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria (Virrey)
Corbalan, Pedro (Intendente de Sonora)
Date
12-24-1772
Date
11-17-1772
Documentation
Alamos. April 21, 1773 and September 7, 1773. 13pp. Relacion. Signed.
Summary
Viceregal orders concerning Seri settlement at Pitic in which Corbalan is commanded to oversee progress on construction of Canal, and to provide military detachment at aforementioned location. At insistence of Franciscan padre procurador of Querataro, virrey plans to send additional missionary to Pitic. Included is Corbalan's response to virrey's order that Seri communal land be divided and distributed to individual Indians. (J. H. Ochs, January 1988)
Persons
Crespo, Francisco (Gobernador)
Onorato de Ribera, Juan (Constructor)
Fueros, Pedro (Teniente)
Meave, Juan Antonio (Comisionado del Pitic)
Places
Queretaro, Santa Cruz de (Colegio)
Pitic (Mision)
Sonora (Rio)
Alamos
Ethnic Groups
Seris
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 232 ff 0025-0032
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 232 Ff 0025-0032
Language
Spanish
Notes
Documents unfoliated.
Reference Number
23200011
Rights
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