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Letter in response to request to rescue Picuris from captivity

Serial Number: 
041-00918
Title: 
Letter in response to request to rescue Picuris from captivity
Author(s): 
Cuerbo y Valdes, Francisco (Gobernador)
Author(s): 
Garaycochea, Juan (Fray)
Date: 
07-03-1706
Date: 
01-22-1707
Documentation: 
Santa Fe. July 3, 1706. 14p.letter. Relacion. Signed. Copy.
Summary: 
Cuerbo y Valdes answers Garaycochea's letter about rescue of Picuries held captive by Apaches which was requested by their cazique Lorenzo. Governor questions two natives of Moqui about access to carry out rescue of such captives. Governor orders christianized Indians to help in defense of their own lives and properties against rebels. Autos pertaining to various happenings, from the appearance of a man on a queso de Sibola (See ff.56-61), to lack of enough missionaries to man doctrinas and missions in province, and why Picuries should be rescued from Apaches. (A. Dell'acqua, June 1987)
Persons: 
Cuerbo y Valdes, Francisco (Gobernador)
Persons: 
Garaycochea, Juan (Fray)
Persons: 
Holquin, Thomas (Capitan)
Persons: 
Roque Gutierrez, Juan (Capitan)
Persons: 
Paez, Juan (General)
Persons: 
Sisneros, Antonio de (Capitan)
Persons: 
Lorenzo (Cacique Picuri)
Persons: 
Iriarte, Manuel de (Sargento Mayor)
Persons: 
Matias, Salbador
Persons: 
Vargas Zapata Lujan Ponce de Leon, Diego de (Gobernador)
Persons: 
Fernandez de la Cueva Enriquez, Francisco (Virrey)
Places: 
Moqui
Places: 
Santa Fe (Villa)
Places: 
Guantelejo, Santo Domingo del (Pueblo)
Places: 
Zuni (Provincia)
Places: 
Alona (Pueblo)
Ethnic Groups: 
Picuries
Ethnic Groups: 
Navajos
Ethnic Groups: 
Apaches de Guantelejo
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 036 ff. 362-369
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 036 ff. 362-369
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
See ff. 0056-0061.
Reference Number: 
3600021
Rights: 
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