Domingo Cabello to Jose Antonio Rengel. Failure to establish mission for Indians, due to French activities on the Angelina river.
Bexar. March18, 1786. 7p. Letter. Original. Signed.
Father Reyes has unsuccessfully attempted to reduce to missions Indians at Atacoso. There is a Frenchman in the area who is envolved in illicit trading on the Angelina River with Cocos, Mayeyes, etc. Mentions that Atacapas and Apeluzas are also engaged with illicit trade with Indians. Also states that Lipanes are involved and are arming themselves with guns and powder. (R. Graham) (1980)
Rengel, Jose Antonio
Gil Ybarbo, Antonio
Reyes, Jose Mariano (Padre)
AZU Film 4615 rl. 017 fr. 0328-0331
TXU, Austin, Thc-Ba, rl. 017 fr. 0328-0331
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