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Correspondence of Hijosa, comisario de San Blas, to viceroy Bucareli for February - March, 1777.

Serial Number: 
041-00159
Title: 
Correspondence of Hijosa, comisario de San Blas, to viceroy Bucareli for February - March, 1777.
Author(s): 
Hijosa, Francisco (Comisario)
Author(s): 
Rodriguez Brioso, Christoval
Date: 
00-00-1776
Date: 
03-06-1777
Documentation: 
San Blas. February 24, 1777 to March 6, 1777. 100p. Informes. Inventories. Bills of lading. Typeset. Originals. Signed.
Summary: 
Details on cargos and itineraries of ships destined for lists of supplies and provisions with estimated amounts and costs based on consumption of (dried) meat and fish, bread, staple items, lard, spices, water and firewood. Most important to California missions, with buying price in San Blas, selling price in San Diego. Ff. 164-193 inventory and specifications of Paquebot el Principe (San Antonio), including; ship dimensions and volume capacity, masts, hull, sails, pantry, cables and rigging, anchors, armor, auxiliary boats. Ff. 148-150 and 155-163 provide many details on the fragata Santiago (Nueva Galicia). (J. M. Johnson, September 1988)
Persons: 
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria (Virrey)
Persons: 
Hijosa, Francisco (Comisario)
Persons: 
Arteaga, Ignacio (Teniente de Navio)
Persons: 
Neve, Phelipe de (Gobernador)
Persons: 
Morelle, Francisco Antonio (Capitan)(Alferez)
Persons: 
Aguirre, Juan Bauptista de (Piloto)
Persons: 
Sierra, Benito (Fray)
Persons: 
Rodriguez Brioso, Christoval
Persons: 
Nunez Esquivel, Mariano (Cirujano)
Persons: 
Sorla, Cayetano
Persons: 
Ruiz, Josef Faustino
Persons: 
Lopez de Toledo, Antonio Joseph
Persons: 
Urtuay, Josef (Contramaestre)
Persons: 
Soria (Guardian)
Places: 
San Francisco (Presidio)(Puerto)
Places: 
Monterrey (Presidio)(Puerto)
Places: 
San Diego (Puerto)
Places: 
San Blas (Departamento) (Comisaria)
Places: 
Veracruz
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 010 ff. 148-197
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 010 ff. 148-197
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Excellent summaries of individual documents in indice del ramo. Documents not in chronological order. Some blank or repeated frames.
Reference Number: 
1000008
Rights: 
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