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Letters between Mendinuta and virrey about Indian hostilities, military campaigns, and equipment lists.

Serial Number: 
041-02839
Title: 
Letters between Mendinuta and virrey about Indian hostilities, military campaigns, and equipment lists.
Author(s): 
Fermin de Mendinueta, Pedro
Author(s): 
Virrey
Date: 
03-24-1775
Date: 
12-10-1775
Documentation: 
Santa Fee. July 26, 1775 - February 14, 1776. 22p. Letter. Original, signed.
Summary: 
Decision made not to split presidio forces in order to defend against Indians. Mendinueta relates two major hostile encounters in which Spanish forces destroy rancherias, tiendas and take Indian captives. Mendinueta requests horses and guns for war effort. Mentions possibility of using vecinos in war. Request for arms, horses granted on condition that distribution list of horses is submitted to virrey. Relation of Indian thefts, murders. Brief notes concerning absence of pelicans; prohibition of certain drinks. (S. Gibbs, September 1987)
Persons: 
Fermin de Mendinueta, Pedro
Persons: 
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio (Fray)
Persons: 
Borica, Diego de (Teniente)
Places: 
Santa Fee
Places: 
Pecos (Pueblo)
Places: 
Canada (Jurisdiccion)
Places: 
Nuebo Mexico
Places: 
Carriza
Places: 
Temes (Pueblo)
Places: 
Zia (Pueblo)
Places: 
Laguna (Pueblo)
Places: 
Acoma (Pueblo)
Places: 
Albuquerque
Places: 
Atrisco
Places: 
Pajanito
Places: 
Tome
Places: 
Belen
Places: 
Santa Ana (Pueblo)
Places: 
Bernalillo (Pueblo)
Places: 
Sandia (Pueblo)
Places: 
Ysleta (Pueblo)
Places: 
Balecia (Pueblo)
Places: 
Genizaros (Pueblo)
Places: 
Belen, Beanos de (Pueblo)
Places: 
Zuni
Places: 
Alameda (Puesto)
Places: 
Belen (Partido)
Places: 
Taos (Pueblo)
Places: 
Corrales (Puesto)
Ethnic Groups: 
Cumanches
Ethnic Groups: 
Gilenos
Ethnic Groups: 
Navajos
Ethnic Groups: 
Yutas
Ethnic Groups: 
Apaches
Ethnic Groups: 
Navajos
Ethnic Groups: 
Genizaros
Ethnic Groups: 
Rastrojos
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 103 ff. 260-271
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 103 ff. 260-271
Language: 
Spanish
Reference Number: 
10300063
Rights: 
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