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Letters from Fayni to Bucareli concerning details of mobilization of cavalry remounts in 1772 campaign.

Serial Number: 
041-01018
Title: 
Letters from Fayni to Bucareli concerning details of mobilization of cavalry remounts in 1772 campaign.
Author(s): 
Fayni, Josef
Date: 
07-20-1772
Documentation: 
Durango. July 18, 1772 - August 8, 1772. 9p. Letters. Originals, signed.
Summary: 
Fayni acknowledges receipt of letter from Bucareli concerning final plan of war. Mentions necessity of horses for Oconor's campaign, and that haciendas may contribute horses. Reports ability to water horses in small groups, owing to limited water supply; but if drought does not lift, water will soon run out. Asserts that process of remounting is most difficult task. Mentions that he has helped pay for campaign to accelerate mobilization. (S. Gibbs, October 1987)
Persons: 
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria (Fray)
Persons: 
Fayni, Josef
Persons: 
Alamo, San Pedro de (Conde)
Persons: 
Oconor, Hugo (Teniente Coronel)
Persons: 
Basoco, Jose (Comisionado)
Places: 
Durango
Places: 
Coaguila
Places: 
Chihuahua
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 042 ff. 121-126
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 042 ff. 121-126
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Out of order.
Reference Number: 
4200036
Rights: 
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