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Expediente concerning funds for pacification of indians

Serial Number: 
041-01591
Title: 
Expediente concerning funds for pacification of indians
Author(s): 
Ugarte y Loyola, Jacobo
Author(s): 
Anza, Juan Bautista de
Author(s): 
Concha, Fernando de la
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
02-20-1779
Date: 
07-17-1788
Documentation: 
Chihuagua/Santa Fe/El Pardo/and others. October 6, 1786-July 17, 1788. 94p. Letters, informes. Originals, copies, signed.
Summary: 
Expediente, accompanied by several cover sheets, containing letters to and from Ugarte concerning funds for maintaining peace with Comanches, Yutas, and Navajos and for use in fighting various Apache groups. Mention of 6000 pesos reserved annually for use of governor of Nueva Mexico for these purposes. Other horses, mules, carbines, medals, ammunition, cloth, glass beads, steel knives, etc.; salaries of Indian leaders; arms to be given to Comanches; weapons obtained by Indians from Luisiana; orders from Ugarte to Beregana regarding remission of funds from Chihuahua to Anza; orders from Ugarte to Anza regarding receipt and use of funds; medals to be awarded to various Indian leaders includes Anza's response to Ugarte's orders and acknowledgement of receipt of annual funds for 1787. Additional responses from Anza's successor (Concha) concerning Anza's overspending and asking for an additional 2000 pesos to cover excess. Mention of campaigns against Apaches. Ff. 159v-162 is a detailed account of goods purchased for Indians in tabular form. Also includes order from Ugarte to Diaz de Hortega concerning Anza's overexpenditure and measures to correct this. Orders to Concha and Abilitado at Santa Fe regarding same situation. Response from Beregana to Ugarte acknowledging orders and reporting compliance. Also includes report from Ugarte to Florez of situation. Letter from marques de Sonora to the comandante-general informing him of king's approval of steps taken. Auto from Beregana relating activities of royal treasury at Chihuahua. Ff. 0173-0192 is and informe giving detailed account of uses of money and the situation in Nueva Mexico from Ugarte to Florez. (W. Copas, may 1988)
Persons: 
Sonora, Marques de
Persons: 
Ugarte y Loyola, Jacobo (Comandante-General) (Brigadier)
Persons: 
Rengel, Joseph Antonio (Comandante-General Interino)
Persons: 
Anza, Juan Bautista de (Governador)
Persons: 
Galvez, Conde de (Virrey)
Persons: 
Merino, Manuel
Persons: 
Concha, Fernando de la (Governador)
Persons: 
Maldonado, Joseph (Abilitado)
Persons: 
Beregana, Domingo de (Tesorero)
Persons: 
Tosacondata (Capitan de Comanches)
Persons: 
Equeracapa (General de Comanches)
Persons: 
Oxamaquea (Capitan de Comanches)
Persons: 
Encantime (Capitan de Indios)
Persons: 
Diaz de Hortega, Phelipe (Ministro Tesorero)
Persons: 
Florez, Manuel Antonio (Virrey)
Places: 
Chihuagua
Places: 
Sonora
Places: 
Nuevo Mexico
Places: 
Santa Fe
Places: 
Luisiana
Places: 
Texas
Places: 
Passo, Pueblo del
Places: 
Napestle (Rio)
Places: 
Bexar, San Antonio de
Places: 
Natchitoches
Ethnic Groups: 
Comanches
Ethnic Groups: 
Yutas
Ethnic Groups: 
Navajoes
Ethnic Groups: 
Gilenos
Ethnic Groups: 
Apaches
Ethnic Groups: 
Apaches Xicarillas
Ethnic Groups: 
Yupe
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 065 ff. 145-192 exp. 3
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 065 ff. 145-192 exp. 3
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
See also this Volume, ff. 043-070. Documents are not in chronological order. Marginal notes present in some documents.
Reference Number: 
6500010
Rights: 
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