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Letters between Mendinuta and virrey concerning Indian hostilities and change in presidio placement rules.

Serial Number: 
041-02829
Title: 
Letters between Mendinuta and virrey concerning Indian hostilities and change in presidio placement rules.
Author(s): 
Fermin de Mendinueta, Pedro
Author(s): 
Virrey
Date: 
09-10-1772
Date: 
05-18-1773
Documentation: 
Santa Fee. May 18, 1773 - July 27, 1773. 33p. Letter. Original, signed.
Summary: 
Correspondence focuses upon change of rules governing positioning of presidios, proposal to establish fort at Robledo, promotion of inspector Oconor to Coronel. Virrey(?) Praises Mendinueta's excellent relations with some surrounding populations. Mendinueta relates Apache/Cumanche hostilities, hardship caused by drought and insect plagues. (S. Gibbs, September 1987)
Persons: 
Fermin de Mendinueta, Pedro
Persons: 
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio (Fray)
Persons: 
Oconor, Hugo (Comandante Inspector)(Coronel)
Persons: 
Croix, Marques de
Places: 
Robledo
Places: 
Santa Fee
Places: 
Nuebo Mexico
Places: 
Santa Fee (Presidio)
Places: 
Senecu (Pueblo)
Places: 
Valle (Paraje)
Places: 
Temes (Pueblo)
Places: 
Cochiti (Pueblo)
Places: 
Canada (Jurisdiccion)
Places: 
Pinos (Rio)
Places: 
Conejos (Rio)
Places: 
Tesuque (Pueblo)
Places: 
Picuris (Pueblo)
Places: 
Taos (Pueblo)
Places: 
Vizcaya
Places: 
El Paso
Places: 
Nueba Vizcaya
Ethnic Groups: 
Apaches
Ethnic Groups: 
Cumanches
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 103 ff. 221-236
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 103 ff. 221-236
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Out of order. Folio 225 repeated. Folios misnumbered. Folios 221-222 same text as 227-228.
Reference Number: 
10300053
Rights: 
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