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Letters from Urrea, Anza, and Vildosola to Cruillas concerning use of gunpowder.

Serial Number: 
041-02163
Title: 
Letters from Urrea, Anza, and Vildosola to Cruillas concerning use of gunpowder.
Author(s): 
Urrea, Bernardo de
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
02-19-1761
Date: 
12-19-1761
Documentation: 
Horcasitas. September 11, 1761. 11p. Letters. Originals. Signed.
Summary: 
Documents concern new order from Cruillas about the new way for requesting gunpowder. Captains should include a memorial describing the ways and quantities in which gunpowder has been used. Mention that at end of every year, left over gunpowder given to soldiers who sell it. Cruillas does not approve of this. In other documents there is some mention of campaigns against Pimas and Seris. (J. Tapia, April, 1988)
Persons: 
Urrea, Bernardo de
Persons: 
Cruillas, Marques de (Virrey)
Persons: 
Tienda de Cuervo, Joseph (Teniente Coronel)
Persons: 
Anza, Juan Baptista de (Capitan)
Persons: 
Meave, Antonio de
Persons: 
Vildosola, Gabriel Antonio de
Places: 
Horcasitas, San Miguel de
Places: 
Pimas, San Joseph de los
Places: 
Tecoripa (Pueblo)
Places: 
Mortero
Places: 
Huerta, San Antonio de la
Places: 
Altar (Presidio)
Places: 
Tubac (Presidio)
Ethnic Groups: 
Seris
Ethnic Groups: 
Pimas
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 086 ff. 242-253 exp. 4
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 086 ff. 242-253 exp. 4
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Duplication, blurred print, pages on top of pages
Reference Number: 
8600035
Rights: 
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