Discussion of mining on the California peninsula.

Serial Number
041-05875
Title
Discussion of mining on the California peninsula.
Author(s)
Ortiz de Rosas, Juan
Rocha, Francisco de la
and others
Date
08-09-1782
Date
05-20-1789
Documentation
Chihuahua. April 21, 1789 - January 12, 1790. 66p. Originals/copies/signed. Informes/letters.
Summary
Copies of correspondence concerning mines on the California peninsula, with some updated notes. Ff.62 mentions the then current price on the peninsula for silver paste (seven pesos). In particular, the correspondence centers on the importation of azogue (quicksilver) for use in the processing of silver. There is mention of the amounts needed, the costs, the method of transporting it, etc. (S. Langmack, may 1990)
Persons
Estrada, Jose Maria
Neve, Felipe de (Gobernador)
Salido de Exsodar, Bartholome
Ortiz de Rosas, Juan
Rocha, Francisco de la
Croix, Teodoro de (Cavallero de)
Arrillaga, Jose Joaquin de (Capitan)
Rengel, Jose Antonio
Castro, Antonio Enrrique de
Valcarcel, Domingo
Sota y Arze, Pedro Antonio de la
Florez, Manuel Antonio (Virrey)
Agiar y Mansano, Francisco (Sargento)
Olachea, Eugenio Joseph Maria de
Pantaleon Marquez, Joseph
Martinez, Julian
Pena, Fernando Gerardo de la
Pena, Lazaro
Duarte, Joaquin
Canete, Joaquin (Comandante)
Aguiar, Francisco
Yriba, Joseph Miguel de
Amador, Pablo
Ocio, Antonio de (Capitan)
Martinez, Joseph
Martinez, Agustin
Ramirez, Lucas
Manrriquez, Joseph Maria
Leon, Antonio Basisio de
Leon Garcia, Joseph de
Riva, Jacobo de la
Mendoza, Joseph Francisco
Riva, Joachin de la
Coti, Andres de
Moreno, Joseph Ylario
Corbalan, Pedro
Fages, Pedro (Gobernador)
Landeta y Vibera, Francisco Antonio de
Marron, Rafael
Hidalgo, Julian
Osio, Antonio
Urgarte y Loyola, Jacobo (Comandante General)
Gasiot y Miralles, Juan
Places
Rosario (Real)
California (Peninsula)
Loreto (Presidio)
Arispe
Alamos
Chihuahua
Santa Anna (Real)
Mamos (Real)
San Gabriel
San Blas
Santa Cruz (Puerto)
Las Cruzes (Puerto)
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 266 ff. 047-079
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 266 ff. 047-079
Language
Spanish
Notes
Folios stained; ink faded. Ff.77 repeated.
Reference Number
26600002
Rights
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