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Letter to viceroy explaining state and situation of several Indian nations in Texas and Spanish efforts to make peace and to reduce them around already established missions.

Serial Number: 
041-00333
Title: 
Letter to viceroy explaining state and situation of several Indian nations in Texas and Spanish efforts to make peace and to reduce them around already established missions.
Author(s): 
Mezieres y Crugnes, Athanasia (Capitan)
Date: 
00-00-0000
Documentation: 
San Antonio de Bexar, Texas. July 4, 1772. 5p. Informe. Signed
Summary: 
Letter to viceroy describing his efforts under Baron de Riperda to gather various Indian tribes together for peace talks. Situation with Comanches is stated to still be doubtful. Mentions harvest season, many groups are practicing agriculture. (T. Cederstrom, October 1986)
Persons: 
Riperda, Baron de
Persons: 
Abad, Joseph
Persons: 
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria
Persons: 
Mezieres, Athanasia de
Places: 
Luisiana
Places: 
Texas
Places: 
Espiritu Santo (Mision)
Places: 
Bidais
Ethnic Groups: 
Yscanis
Ethnic Groups: 
Tuacanas Or Juacanas
Ethnic Groups: 
Jaouaiazes
Ethnic Groups: 
Ingleses
Ethnic Groups: 
Comanches
Ethnic Groups: 
Xaranames
Ethnic Groups: 
Tancagues
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 020 ff. 168-169
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 020 ff. 168-169
Language: 
Spanish
Reference Number: 
2000008
Rights: 
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