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Letters between Mendinuta and Croix concerning cumanche depredations at Ojo Caliente.

Serial Number: 
041-02793
Title: 
Letters between Mendinuta and Croix concerning cumanche depredations at Ojo Caliente.
Author(s): 
Fermin de Mendinueta, Pedro
Author(s): 
Croix, Marques de
Date: 
11-09-1768
Date: 
01-28-1769
Documentation: 
Santa Fe. November 9, 1768 - January 28, 1769. 24p. Letter. Original, signed.
Summary: 
Mendinueta recounts 1768 Cumanche hostilities in Ojo Caliente. Blames continuation of poor Indian relations on predecessor Urriosola. Mendinueta claims he has tried to improve relations and frontier commerce. Maintains only way to establish peace is to fortify frontier. (S. Gibbs, August 1987)
Persons: 
Portillo Urriosola, Manuel (Gobernador Interino)
Persons: 
Fermin de Mendinueta, Pedro
Persons: 
Croix, Marques de
Persons: 
Cuellar, Lope de (Commisionado)
Places: 
Ojo Caliente (Pueblo)
Places: 
Pecurias (Pueblo)
Places: 
Taos (Pueblo)
Places: 
Sierra Blanca
Places: 
Jila
Places: 
Nattaxe
Places: 
Nataje
Places: 
Santa Fee
Places: 
Nuebo Mexico
Places: 
Vizcaya
Places: 
Chiguagua
Ethnic Groups: 
Cumanches
Ethnic Groups: 
Tutas
Ethnic Groups: 
Apaches
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 103 ff. 070-081
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 103 ff. 070-081
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Out of order, folio 71 repeated. Folios misnumbered.
Reference Number: 
10300017
Rights: 
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