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Manuel de Esparadas (capitan) and Rafael Martinez Pacheco (gobernador). Correspondence between Espada and Pacheco concerning establishment of peace and beginning of mission work among the coastal Indians in Texas.

Author(s): 
Espadas, Manuel de (Capitan)
Author(s): 
Martinez Pacheco, Rafael (Gobernador)
Date: 
10-26-1789
Documentation: 
La Bahia. October 26, 1789. 26p. Letters. expediente. Copy. Dct October 26, 1789-June 5, 1790.

Manual Antonio Florez. Order to governor of Texas authorizing payment of back salaries to all missionaries.

Author(s): 
Florez, Manuel Antonio
Date: 
10-22-1788
Documentation: 
Mexico. October 22, 1788. 4p. Letter. Original. Signed.
General Subjects: 

Joseph Mariano Reyes (fray). Letter to governor reporting that orocoquizas Indians desire a mission and priest, although they are fearful of a reduccion.

Author(s): 
Mariano Reyes, Joseph (Fray)
Date: 
09-13-1788
Documentation: 
San Juan capistrano. September 13, 1788. 3p. Letter. Original. Signed.

Rafael Martinez Pacheco (gobernador). Letter to fray Joseph Mariano Reyes promising support for a mission to the orcoquiza Indians.

Author(s): 
Martinez Pacheco, Rafael (Gobernador)
Date: 
09-13-1788
Documentation: 
Bexar. September 13, 1788. 2p. Letter. Original. Signed.