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Correspondence between Tobar and virrey, year 1771. Includes copies of correspondence between Tobar and Ripperda.

Serial Number: 
041-02564
Title: 
Correspondence between Tobar and virrey, year 1771. Includes copies of correspondence between Tobar and Ripperda.
Author(s): 
Tobar, Francisco de
Author(s): 
Ripperda, Baron de
Date: 
02-02-1771
Date: 
11-30-1771
Documentation: 
Bahia/Bexar. February 2, 1771 to November 30, 1771. 58p. Letters, extractos. Originals, signed, unsigned, copies.
Summary: 
Correspondence concerning hold up of salt in Bahia and necessity of bringing it from somewhere else, also request by Tovar to retire for some months due to illness and accusation of Ripperda's pretentions regarding peace with Indians and his lack of assistance to Tobar. Copies of correspondence between Indians around Rosario and Guadalajara; organization of Mariscada and payment to soldiers; mention of building of church and complaints by Tovar of not receiving enough men or artillery to fight Indians. Extract of letter by Tovar request for gunpowder and men. Note mentioning documents found inside English ship. Request for a person to map islands denied and approval of freedom given to two prisoners. (M. Vasquez, may 1988)
Persons: 
Tobar, Francisco de (Capitan)
Persons: 
Ripperda, Varon de (Coronel)
Persons: 
Garza, Joseph Antonio de
Persons: 
Pacheco
Persons: 
Flores de Agrego, Juan Joseph
Persons: 
Arocha, Manuel de (Cabo)
Persons: 
Menchaca, Luis (Capitan)
Persons: 
Beramendi, Fernando
Persons: 
Damasio de Aguilar, Juan Joseph
Persons: 
Benitez, Francisco (Teniente)
Persons: 
Croix, Marquez de
Persons: 
Llanos de Vergara, Eliceo Antonio
Persons: 
Gomez, Agustin
Persons: 
Gomez, Domingo
Persons: 
Martinillo
Places: 
Espiritu Santo, Bahia de (Presidio)
Places: 
Bexar, San Antonio
Places: 
Laredo
Places: 
Rosario (Mision)
Places: 
Camargo
Places: 
Orcoquiza
Places: 
Guadalupe (Rio)
Places: 
Texas (Provincia)
Places: 
Concepcion (Mision)
Places: 
San Bartholo
Places: 
Adaes
Places: 
Coahuila
Ethnic Groups: 
Botayanos
Ethnic Groups: 
Ingleses
Ethnic Groups: 
Franceses
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 099 ff. 455-482 exp. 2
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 099 ff. 455-482 exp. 2
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Ff. 458-459 out of focus. Ff. 459-460 repeated.
Reference Number: 
9900077
Rights: 
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