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Official correspondence of Oca with viceroy and others

Serial Number: 
041-00406
Title: 
Official correspondence of Oca with viceroy and others
Author(s): 
Oca, Manuel Antonio de (Comandante)
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
05-06-1769
Date: 
03-30-1772
Documentation: 
El Canon/Austria, San Fernando de (villa)/Saltillo. May 6, 1769 March 30, 1772. 62p. Letters, draft letters. Original. Signed/unsigned.
Summary: 
Discusses construction of fortifications, defense against Indians, activities of various Indian groups, and specific conflicts with Indians. Detailed Indian fighting tactics and weapons. Draft responses from viceroy intermingled with Oca's letters. Oca discusses presence of soldiers at Bexar presidio that need to be returned to San Fernando Villa. (S. Fiederlein, 4-24-87)
Persons: 
Oca, Manuel Antonio de (Comandante)
Persons: 
Croix, Marques de (Virrey)
Persons: 
Flores (Theniente)
Persons: 
Salovar
Persons: 
Bigotes
Persons: 
Alonsillo
Persons: 
Cuernitos
Persons: 
Rodrigues Manuel (Gobernador Interino)
Persons: 
Rabago, Phelipe de
Persons: 
Oconor, Hugo (Gobernador)
Persons: 
Ugarte, Jacobo de (Gobernador)
Persons: 
Garza Falcon, Alexo de la
Persons: 
Dominguez, Julian Ignacio
Persons: 
Bucarely y Ursua, Antonio (Fray) (Virrey)
Places: 
El Canon
Places: 
Coaguila (Provincia)
Places: 
Rio Grande (Rio)
Places: 
Austria, San Fernando de (Villa)
Places: 
Santa Rosa
Places: 
Santa Catharina
Places: 
San Buenabentura
Places: 
San Saba (Presidio)
Places: 
Bexar (Presidio)
Places: 
Mexico (Ciudad)
Places: 
Rio Grande (Presidio)
Places: 
Bexar, San Antonio de
Places: 
Saltillo, Santiago de (Villa)
Ethnic Groups: 
Apaches
Ethnic Groups: 
Comanches
Ethnic Groups: 
Tlascaltecos
Ethnic Groups: 
Lipanes
Ethnic Groups: 
Apaches
Ethnic Groups: 
Mescaleros
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 022 ff. 423-453
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 022 ff. 423-453
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Ff. 423-425 contains various headings, documents begin on f. 426 letter started on f. 427 continued on f. 430, handwriting difficult to read on ff. 428-9, marginal notes, documents out of order by date, one document incomplete (f. 440b)
Reference Number: 
2200028
Rights: 
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