Padre Antonio Melendez a Miguel de Amadilla. Carta concerning Indian abuses, rebellion, Conicari area.

Serial Number
060-00182
Title
Padre Antonio Melendez a Miguel de Amadilla. Carta concerning Indian abuses, rebellion, Conicari area.
Author(s)
Melendez, Antonio
Date
07-22-1703
Documentation
Comicari. July 22, 1703. 4p. Letter. Original. Signed.
Summary
Relates events of 1691 in which Indians from Tecora and Comicari rebelled at working in the mines and other abuses and burned the mission. Padre sees parrallel some 12 years later in Conicari in which Indians are involved in a land dispute with a local Spaniard. (D. Deeds) (1977)
Persons
Melendez, Antonio (Padre)
Amarrilla, Miguel de
Valenzuela
Clavero, Manuel (Capitan)
Abrio, Andres (Capitan)
Guzman, Blas de
Places
Comicari (Mision)
San Nicolas (Real)
Santa Ana (Real)
Yecora (Mision)
Ethnic Groups
Pimas
Tarahumaras
First Location
Arch. Hist. Hacienda, Mexico. Temp. Leg. 0325 no. 027
Original Location
AHH, Mexico, Temporalidades, Leg. 0325 no. 027
Language
Spanish
Notes
Authorship uncertain
Batch Reference Number
3156
Rights
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