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Letters between Mendinuta and Croix concerning activities of Indians in Santa Fee.

Serial Number: 
041-02777
Title: 
Letters between Mendinuta and Croix concerning activities of Indians in Santa Fee.
Author(s): 
Croix, Marques de
Author(s): 
Fermin de Mendinueta, Pedro (Gobernador)
Date: 
03-17-1767
Date: 
12-05-1767
Documentation: 
Santa Fee. March 17, 1767 - December 5, 1767. 18p. Letter. Original, signed.
Summary: 
Mendinueta takes office at presidio of Santa Fee after Gachupin. Mentions inspection of cavalry, includes itemized table of cavalry. Series of letters reports various tribes' relations with Spanish. Mentions skirmishes with Apaches, Cumanches, and hunting disputes with Cumanches. Letters from virrey wishing Mendinueta success and acknowledging receipt of Mendinueta's letters. (S. Gibbs, July 1987)
Persons: 
Croix, Marques de
Persons: 
Fermin de Mendinueta, Pedro (Gobernador)
Persons: 
Velez Gachupin, Thomas
Persons: 
Ruvi, Marques de (Inspector General Mariscal de Campo)
Places: 
Santa Fee (Presidio)
Places: 
Nuebo Mexico
Places: 
Gila (Provincia)
Places: 
Alburquerque (Jurisdiccion)
Places: 
Sandia (Sierra)
Places: 
Norte (Rio)
Places: 
Ojo Caliente
Places: 
Galisteo (Pueblo)
Ethnic Groups: 
Tutas
Ethnic Groups: 
Nabajos
Ethnic Groups: 
Carlanas
Ethnic Groups: 
Gunillas(?)
Ethnic Groups: 
Natajes
Ethnic Groups: 
Cumanches
Ethnic Groups: 
Apaches Gilenos
Military Groups: 
Compania de Cavalleria
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 103 ff. 002-011
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 103 ff. 002-011
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Folio 7 is probable rough draft for letter on folio 9. May be related to note in similar hand between folios 14 and 15.
Reference Number: 
10300001
Rights: 
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