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Letters between Mendinuta and Croix concerning Indian hostilities and unrest.

Serial Number: 
041-02808
Title: 
Letters between Mendinuta and Croix concerning Indian hostilities and unrest.
Author(s): 
Fermin de Mendinueta, Pedro
Author(s): 
Croix, Marques de
Date: 
08-04-1770
Date: 
07-02-1771
Documentation: 
Santa Fee. November 30, 1770 - April 3, 1771. 29p. Letter. Original, signed.
Summary: 
Mendinueta recounts numerous Indian hostilities of 1770 over large area. Mentions that Apaches fight with guns taken from victims. Relates restlessness of vecinos; describes Spanish -vecino relation as one of hatred in peace as well as war. Reports Cumanche offer of peace but admits suspicions of sincerity of Cumanche proposal. (S. Gibbs, August 1987)
Persons: 
Croix, Marques de
Persons: 
Fermin de Mendinueta, Pedro
Places: 
Nuebo Mexico
Places: 
Texas
Places: 
Canada
Places: 
San Antonio (Zerro)
Places: 
Abiguiu
Places: 
Chama (Partido)
Places: 
Ojo Caliente
Places: 
Santa Chara
Places: 
Taos (Pueblo)
Places: 
Picuris (Pueblo)
Places: 
Tesuque (Pueblo)
Places: 
Ojo Caliente (Rio)
Places: 
Albuquerque (Jurisdiccion)
Places: 
Carnue (Partido)
Places: 
Puerco (Rio)
Places: 
Velen
Places: 
Carruel (Frontera)
Places: 
Laguna
Places: 
Acoma (Pueblo)
Places: 
Taos (Bosque del Rio)
Places: 
Pecos (Pueblo)
Places: 
Ysleta (Pueblo)
Places: 
Nutrias (Partido)
Ethnic Groups: 
Cumanches
Ethnic Groups: 
Apaches
Ethnic Groups: 
Yutas
Ethnic Groups: 
Apaches Jilenos
Ethnic Groups: 
Faraones
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 103 ff. 123-136
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 103 ff. 123-136
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Three short letters in reponse to mendinueta interspersed through text.
Reference Number: 
10300032
Rights: 
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