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Diary and report of the highlights on the second expedition against Apaches, carried out by Galvez. 1771.

Serial Number: 
041-02460
Title: 
Diary and report of the highlights on the second expedition against Apaches, carried out by Galvez. 1771.
Author(s): 
Galvez y Gallardo, Bernardo de (Comandante)
Date: 
02-26-1771
Date: 
07-20-1771
Documentation: 
Chihuahua. February 26, 1771-July 20, 1771. 30p. Letters, informes, peticiones. Originals, signed.
Summary: 
Concerns diaries on second expedition against Apaches, made by commander Galvez. Narration on attack strategies against Indians and their casualties; starvation suffered by Spaniards in campaign; stipends requested for Indian guides after expedition; statement of salaries paid to low ranking military personnel and Indian auxiliaries (ff. 91). Heavy casualty Rate among Indian auxiliaries after their leader fell in combat.
Persons: 
Gil, Nicolas
Persons: 
Diaz, Domingo
Persons: 
Galvez y Gallardo, Bernardo de (Comandante)
Persons: 
Elizondo, Domingo (Coronel)
Persons: 
Corvalan, Pedro (Gobernador E Intendente)
Persons: 
Leizaola, Francisco Josef (Capitan)
Places: 
Tulimes (Presidio)
Places: 
Peyote (Puesto)
Places: 
San Nicolas (Arroyo)
Places: 
Arroyo Escondido
Places: 
Alamo
Places: 
Cienega
Places: 
Cerro Grande
Places: 
Pilares
Places: 
Guadalupe (Cerro)
Places: 
Inocentes, Junta de los
Places: 
Chupa Rosas, Nido de los
Places: 
Esteros
Places: 
Alamitos
Places: 
Rodadero
Places: 
Buen Vado
Places: 
Cerro Huerfano
Places: 
Hormigas
Places: 
Chihuahua
Ethnic Groups: 
Apaches
Ethnic Groups: 
nortenos
Military Groups: 
Cataluna, Compania de Voluntarios de
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 097 ff. 078-093 exp. 2
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 097 ff. 078-093 exp. 2
Language: 
Spanish
Reference Number: 
9700004
Rights: 
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