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Correspondence concerning missions along Rio Grande

Serial Number: 
041-00717
Title: 
Correspondence concerning missions along Rio Grande
Author(s): 
Aguirre, Buenaventura de (Capitan)
Author(s): 
Garcia, Joseph (Fray)
Date: 
06-02-1704
Documentation: 
San Juan Bautista. June 2, 1704. 16pp. Letters. Informe. Despacho. Signed.
Summary: 
Letters from Buenaventura de Aguirre and fray Joseph Garcia describing hardships experienced by inhabitants of missions along Rio Grande, and humbly beseeching viceroy to send desperately needed supplies to these missions. Fiscal's notes mention dictamen of junta general forbidding founding of new missions due to high cost of maintaining them. Also, pronouncements of junta general in response to these requests. (J. H. Ochs, April, 1987)
Persons: 
Buenaventura de Aguirre (Capitan)
Persons: 
Salazar, Diego de (Fray)
Persons: 
San Miguel, Phelipe
Persons: 
Ramon, Diego (Sargento Mayor)
Persons: 
Garsia, Joseph (Fray)
Persons: 
Espinosa Ocampo y Cornejo, Joseph Antonio (Fiscal)
Persons: 
Calderon de la Barca, Miguel (Oidor)
Persons: 
Urrutia, Joseph de
Persons: 
Escalante y Mendoza, Juan de (Oidor)
Persons: 
Valenzuela Venegas, Francisco (Oidor)
Persons: 
Luna, Joseph de (Oidor)
Persons: 
Uribe y Casttejon, Joaquin de (Oidor)
Persons: 
Abellafuertes, Alonso de
Persons: 
Pardo de Lago, Andres
Persons: 
Lizarraga, Andres de
Persons: 
Deza y Ulloa, Antonio de
Persons: 
Fernandez Canal, Joseph
Places: 
Rio Grande del Norte
Places: 
Xalisco (Provincia)
Places: 
San Antonio (Mision)
Places: 
Jesus, Santo Nombre de (Mision)
Places: 
Santiago (Mision)
Places: 
Bautista, San Juan (Mision)
Places: 
Queretaro, Santa Cruz de (Colegio)
Places: 
Coaguila (Provincia)
Places: 
Potosi, San Luis (Ciudad)
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 028 ff. 243-251
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 028 ff. 243-251
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Extensive notes by fiscal dated 07/14-18/1704. Buenaventura de Aguirre's letter difficult to read due to poor penmanship
Reference Number: 
2800059
Rights: 
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