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Letter of governor Fayni to viceroy Bucareli and draft response

Serial Number: 
041-01095
Title: 
Letter of governor Fayni to viceroy Bucareli and draft response
Author(s): 
Fayni, Josef
Author(s): 
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria
Date: 
11-06-1773
Date: 
11-24-1773
Documentation: 
Mexico, Durango. November 6, 24, 1773. 6p. Letter, draft. Original, signed
Summary: 
Concerns Fayni's recent visit of inspection to frontier; he comments on conditions of militias and auxiliaries found at various towns, cities and haciendas; notes many isolated places; hardship of military service for frontiersmen; difficulty of reporting on operations; notes illiteracy of frontiersmen hombres rusticos que ni saben leer, ni son capazes de guardar semejante forma. (J. Williams, March 1987)
Persons: 
O'conor, Hugo (Comandante Inspector)
Persons: 
Fayni, Josef
Persons: 
Bucarlei y Ursua, Antonio Maria
Persons: 
Fayni, Joseph
Places: 
Nueva Vizcaya
Places: 
Parras
Places: 
Saltillo
Places: 
Durango
Places: 
Mexico
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 043 ff. 224-226
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 043 ff. 224-226
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Out of order
Reference Number: 
4300043
Rights: 
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