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Petitions of Tahuacan Indians to travel to Mexico City

Serial Number: 
041-00364
Title: 
Petitions of Tahuacan Indians to travel to Mexico City
Author(s): 
Zerragorda, Conde de
Date: 
10-23-1796
Documentation: 
Laredo. October 23, 1796. Letter. Signed
Summary: 
Collection of documents dealing with group of tahuacan Indians who request permission to travel to Mexico City to petition viceroy for a Spanish settlement on Rio Colorado near their people. Much discussion back and forth before permission is granted. Included is interview with Indians once in Mexico about relations with other Indians, their history, economy, etc. Discussion also on illegal trade in Texas. (T. Cederstrom, March 1987)
Persons: 
Diaz de Bustamante, Ramon (Capitan)
Persons: 
Quixcate
Persons: 
Munoz, Manuel (Gobernador Actual de Texas)
Persons: 
Pacheco, Rafael
Persons: 
Trivino, Antonio (Alferez)
Persons: 
Martinez, Farinacio (Cabo)
Persons: 
Mosquera y Figueroa, Joachin
Persons: 
Reyes, Jose Felix de los (Interprete)
Persons: 
Nava, Pedro de
Persons: 
Merino, Manuel
Places: 
Santander, Nuevo
Places: 
Bexar, San Antonio de
Places: 
Nacodochez
Places: 
Laredo (Presidio)
Places: 
Colorado (Rio)
Places: 
Lampaso (Punta)
Places: 
Adais
Places: 
Nachitochiz
Places: 
Espiritu Santo, Bahia del
Ethnic Groups: 
Tahuacanes
Ethnic Groups: 
Comanches
Ethnic Groups: 
Apaches
Ethnic Groups: 
Lipanes
Ethnic Groups: 
Lipillanes
Ethnic Groups: 
Gilenos
Ethnic Groups: 
Tancahues
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 020 ff. 250-282
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 020 ff. 250-282
Language: 
Spanish
Reference Number: 
2000039
Rights: 
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