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Correspondence between Castro, Tovar, and viceroy concerning battle against Lipanes.

Serial Number: 
041-01459
Title: 
Correspondence between Castro, Tovar, and viceroy concerning battle against Lipanes.
Author(s): 
Revilla Gigedo, Conde de (Virrey)
Author(s): 
Castro, Ramon de (Comandante General)
Author(s): 
Tovar, Joseph Maria (Capitan)
Date: 
04-11-1792
Date: 
08-06-1791
Documentation: 
Mexico. April 11, 1792. 62p. Letters. Originals. Signed. Copies.
Summary: 
Documents deal with account of battle in San Miguel against Lipanes; discussion that account is greatly exaggerated with respect to number of Indians killed as well as number of weapons, horses, and other things taken from Indians. Castro orders official investigation of battle; Tovar as well as many soldiers give detailed account of condition of horses, etc. Mention that Tovar is not at fault for he wrote account according to accounts of his soldiers. Viceroy states there is no reason for punishing Tovar. (J. Tapia, March, 1988).
Persons: 
Tovar, Joseph Maria (Capitan)
Persons: 
Castro, Ramon de (Comandante General)
Persons: 
Revilla Gigedo, Conde de (Virrey)
Persons: 
Canoso (Capitancillo)
Persons: 
Lombrana, Jose (Capitancillo)
Persons: 
Elquezabal, Juan Bautista de (Capitan)
Persons: 
San Miguel, Miguel de (Sargento)
Persons: 
Rosas, Joseph Antonio (Cabo)
Persons: 
Carrasco, Pedro (Teniente)
Persons: 
Farias, Joseph
Persons: 
Garza, Pablo de la (Soldado)
Persons: 
Damasio (Indio)
Persons: 
Ugarte y Loyola, Jacobo
Persons: 
Baldes, Santiago (Soldado)
Persons: 
Ecay Musquiz, Jose
Persons: 
Menchaca, Jose Antonio
Persons: 
Saenz, Joaquin
Persons: 
Hernandez, Pablo (Soldado)
Persons: 
Rosas, Miguel (Cabo Muerto)
Places: 
Santa Rosa (Valle)
Places: 
Riogrande (Presidio)
Places: 
San Miguel (Arroyo)
Places: 
Principe (Presidio)
Places: 
Sacramento (Sierra)
Places: 
San Bernardo (Mision)
Places: 
Austria, San Fernando de (Villa)
Places: 
Agua Verde (Presidio)
Ethnic Groups: 
Lipanes
Ethnic Groups: 
Cumanches
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 058 ff. 196-227
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 058 ff. 196-227
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Duplication, out of order
Reference Number: 
5800009
Rights: 
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