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Rafael Martinez Pacheco (gobernador). Governor to capitan Espadas- reviewing two of his letters reporting lipan Indian depredations, and criticizing Espadas for not being more forceful in stopping such actions.

Author(s): 
Martinez Pacheco, Rafael (Gobernador)
Date: 
03-07-1790
Documentation: 
Bexar. March 7, 1790. 8p. Letter. Original. Signed.
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Manuel de Espadas (capitan). Letter to governor reporting lipan paid on San Jose mission resulting in death of six soldiers and robbery.

Author(s): 
Espadas, Manuel de (Capitan)
Date: 
03-04-1790
Documentation: 
La Bahia. March 4, 1790. 2p. Letter. Original. Signed.

Rafael Martinez Pacheco (governador). Letter to Espadas discussing local raids by lipan Indians for horses and food.

Author(s): 
Martinez Pacheco, Rafael (Gobernador)
Date: 
02-18-1790
Documentation: 
Bexar. February 18, 1790. 3p. Letter. Original. Signed.
General Subjects: 

Manuel de Esparadas (capitan). Reply to governor that he has published bando ordering good relations with lipan Indians and efforts to insure peace.

Author(s): 
Espadas, Manuel de (Capitan)
Date: 
12-11-1789
Documentation: 
La Bahia. December 11, 1789. 2p. Letter. Original. Signed.
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Antonio Trevino (sargento). Narration of expedition against the carancaguazes Indians for earlier attack on soldiers.

Author(s): 
Trevino, Antonio (Sargento)
Date: 
12-12-1789
Documentation: 
La Bahia. December 12, 1789. 3p. Diary. Original. Signed.
General Subjects: 

Juan de Ugalde (comandante general). Lengthy letter to governor Martinez Pacheco discussing the organization and success of the campaign against the comanche Indians.

Author(s): 
Ugalde, Juan de (Comandante General)
Date: 
12-19-1789
Documentation: 
San saba. December 19, 1789. 4p. Letter. Original. Signed.
General Subjects: