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Padre Joseph Tarda, padre Thomas de Guadalaxara, to padre provincial Francisco Ximenez letter concerning Tarahumaras.

Serial Number: 
040-00216
Title: 
Padre Joseph Tarda, padre Thomas de Guadalaxara, to padre provincial Francisco Ximenez letter concerning Tarahumaras.
Author(s): 
Tarda, Joseph (Fray)
Author(s): 
Guadalaxara, Thomas de (Fray)
Date: 
02-02-1676
Documentation: 
N.p. February 2, 1676. Letter.
Summary: 
Lengthy description problems conversion Tarahumaras, including rustic lifestyle mountain Indians; resistance to christianity factions within pueblos of Papigochic, Guerucarichic; fondness for drinking bouts; Tarahumara machismo. Notes help Tarahumara governor Don Pablo, an old Christian. Describes Pueblo of Tutuaca, half-Tarahumara, half-tepehuan, and notes proximity to Sonora. Mentions efficacy rosary as defense against disease. (T. Sheridan) (1976)
Persons: 
Basile, Jacome (Padre)
Persons: 
Gamboa, Juan Manuel de (Padre)
Persons: 
Pablo, Don (Tarahumara Gobernador)
Persons: 
Godino, Cornelio (Padre)
Persons: 
Caro, Nicolas (Capitan)
Persons: 
Ximenez, Francisco (Padre)
Persons: 
Tarda, Joseph
Persons: 
Guadalaxara, Thomas de (Fray)
Places: 
Papigochic (Papigoche)
Places: 
Guerucarichic
Places: 
Temaychic
Places: 
Matachiqui
Places: 
Santa Cruz
Places: 
Yepomera
Places: 
San Joachin (Mision)
Places: 
Santa Anna
Places: 
Napabechic
Places: 
San Bernabe (Mision)
Places: 
Tamachic
Places: 
Tutuaca
Places: 
Jesus Carichic
Places: 
Paguibeta
Places: 
Tahirachiqui
Places: 
Tosaboreachi
Places: 
Guazaparis
Places: 
Yecori
Places: 
Maicoba
Places: 
Ostimuri
Places: 
Sahuaripa (Zahuaripa)
Places: 
Sinaloa
Places: 
Parral
Places: 
Tesorachic
Ethnic Groups: 
Tarahumaras
Ethnic Groups: 
Tepehuanes
Ethnic Groups: 
Guazaparis
First Location: 
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0265 pp. 0549-0576 Transcpt
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico, Misiones, Leg. 0026
Language: 
Spanish
Rights: 
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