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Letters of governor Fayni to viceroy Bucareli with draft responses and related letter to O'conor

Serial Number: 
041-01058
Title: 
Letters of governor Fayni to viceroy Bucareli with draft responses and related letter to O'conor
Author(s): 
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria
Author(s): 
Fayni, Josef
Date: 
03-27-1773
Date: 
04-21-1773
Documentation: 
Mexico/Durango. March 27 - April 21, 1773. 13p. Letter, drafts. Original, signed
Summary: 
Concerns assignment of regular dragoons to province; notes include details on; secret Tarahumara-Apache alliance; march of detachments of dragoons from Mexico City to Nueva Vizcaya to serve in frontier defense; logistical needs of dragoons; their provision with fresh mounts through purchases from frontier haciendas; steps taken to satisfy their need for beds, lighting and firewood; their diversion from O'Conor's expedition being staged in Chihuahua city, to Valle de San Bartholome; and transfer of criminals to viceregal capital. (J. Williams, March 1987)
Persons: 
Fayni, Jose
Persons: 
O'conor, Hugo
Persons: 
Fayni, Josef
Persons: 
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria
Places: 
Nueva Vizcaya
Places: 
Durango
Places: 
Mexico
Places: 
Sayaguilpan (Pueblo)
Places: 
Guichiapan (Jurisdiccion)
Places: 
Guadalajara
Places: 
Chihuahua
Places: 
San Bartholome (Valle)
Ethnic Groups: 
Taraumares
Ethnic Groups: 
Apaches
Military Groups: 
Regimento de Dragoones de Mexico
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 043 ff. 028-038
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 043 ff. 028-038
Language: 
Spanish
Reference Number: 
4300006
Rights: 
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