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Letter of governor Fayni to viceroy Bucareli, his draft response, and related testimony.

Serial Number: 
041-01085
Title: 
Letter of governor Fayni to viceroy Bucareli, his draft response, and related testimony.
Author(s): 
Fayni, Josef
Author(s): 
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria
Author(s): 
Fundidad, Jose Thomas
Date: 
07-08-1773
Date: 
08-04-1773
Documentation: 
Mapimi, Durango, Mexico. July 8-August 4, 1773. 11p. Letter, draft. Original, signed, copy
Summary: 
Concerns testimony given at Mapimi by Thomas Funidad, who escaped after being a prisoner of Indians. Includes notes on various aspects of daily life and movement of his renegade captors including; their raid on San Salvador; number of their warriors; leadership; settlement pattern; ethnic composition of band; age of members of renegade groups; plants grown; taking of horse and other hides; bison hunting; horse and Mule herds kept; use of saddles and armas Blancas y de fuego; worship of an image of our lady of sorrows; clothing; houses (Jacales of horse hide); trade with plains Indians; treatment of captives; timing of attacks; drinking of pulque; document which provides exceptional details on these topics. (J. Williams, March 1987)
Persons: 
Fayni, Josef
Persons: 
O'conor, Ugo
Persons: 
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria
Persons: 
San Pedro, Conde de
Persons: 
Funidad, Jose Thomas
Persons: 
Funidad, Juan
Persons: 
Velasco y Restan, Andres Jose
Places: 
Nueva Vizcaya
Places: 
Durango
Places: 
Mapimi (Real)
Places: 
San Salvador (Hacienda)
Places: 
Alamos (Canada)
Places: 
Real del Oro
Places: 
Inde
Places: 
Ramos (Hacienda)
Places: 
Parras
Places: 
Conejos (Sierra)
Places: 
El Alamo (Hacienda)
Places: 
Tetas de Juana
Places: 
San Jose (Hacienda)
Ethnic Groups: 
Mulatos
Ethnic Groups: 
Lobos
Ethnic Groups: 
Coyotes
Ethnic Groups: 
Neumares
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 043 ff. 192-197
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 043 ff. 192-197
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
See ff. 5-21 for related text, f. 193 badly bled through.
Reference Number: 
4300033
Rights: 
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