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Letters, indexes of letters and correspondence of governor Emparan and viceroy Revilla Gigedo

Serial Number: 
041-00600
Title: 
Letters, indexes of letters and correspondence of governor Emparan and viceroy Revilla Gigedo
Author(s): 
Emparan, Miguel Jose
Author(s): 
Revilla Gigedo (Conde)
Date: 
01-24-1791
Date: 
12-27-1791
Documentation: 
Mexico, Santa Rosa, Monclova, Saltillo. January 24 - December 27, 1791. 35p. Letter, draft, indexes. Original, signed
Summary: 
Concerns various matters involving Emparan as governor of Coahuila; including; contributions of vecinos to provincial defense; Indian raid at Sardinas; grain harvests; petition for granting inheritence by Dona Flores; confirmation of Castro as comandant general; on bad luck of Falcon, and injustice being done to him by royal office; bad state of Emperan's health; his request for a new assignment (which is rejected); forwarding of inventorios of documents sent to Archivo de la commandancia general; illness of Castro; other Indian depredations; case of Menchaca; and financial matters. Includes many interesting details on Emparan's health; notes fact that he had taken banos, refrescos, sangrias, y emeticos for his constante Dolores de caveza. (J. Williams, February 1987)
Persons: 
Emparan, Miguel Jose
Persons: 
Revilla Gigedo (Virrey)
Persons: 
Flores de Valde, Maria Manuela
Persons: 
Antiranes y Zeuellos, Josef
Persons: 
Valdezes
Persons: 
Castro, Ramon (Coronel)(Commandante General)
Persons: 
Pena, Francisco Ygancio
Persons: 
Falcon, Francisco (Sargento)
Persons: 
Guiterrez, Juan (Ayudante Inspector)
Persons: 
Arambide, Juan Ygnacio (Teniente)
Persons: 
Menchaca, Josef (Teniente Comandante)
Places: 
Sardinas (Hacienda)
Places: 
Monclova
Places: 
Saltillo
Places: 
San Juan del Rio
Places: 
Mexico
Places: 
Santa Rosa
Places: 
Coahuila
Places: 
San Fernando (Villa)
Places: 
Santa Rosa (Villa)
Places: 
Valladolid
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 024 ff. 402-428
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 024 ff. 402-428
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Out of order, f.402 indicates papers that follow are from havana and date to 1788(!?),f.403 indicates papers that follow belong t governor of Coahuila, ff. 413 and 425 photographed twice
Reference Number: 
2400162
Rights: 
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