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Letters between Mendinuta and virrey concerning Apache, cumanche hostilities and docility of navajos.

Serial Number: 
041-02848
Title: 
Letters between Mendinuta and virrey concerning Apache, cumanche hostilities and docility of navajos.
Author(s): 
Fermin de Mendinueta, Pedro
Author(s): 
Virrey
Date: 
12-10-1775
Date: 
06-05-1776
Documentation: 
Santa Fe. June 5, 1776 - September 4, 1776. 7p. Letter. Original, signed.
Summary: 
Concerns Indian murders, horse thefts and unsuccessful attempts by villagers to catch offenders due to snow and poor mounts. Mentions peaceful Navajos who have planted on ancient grounds. Virrey(?) Acknowledges receipt of letters and indicates hope that 1500 horses will aid in apprehending Indian offenders. (S. Gibbs, September 1987)
Persons: 
Fermin de Mendinueta, Pedro
Persons: 
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria (Fray)
Places: 
Alburquerque (Jurisdiccion)
Places: 
Isleta (Pueblo)
Places: 
Nuevo Mexico
Places: 
Santa Fe
Places: 
Puerco (Rio)
Places: 
Velen (Partido)
Places: 
Galisteo (Tierra)
Places: 
Zibolos (Casa)
Places: 
Galisteo (Pueblo)
Ethnic Groups: 
Apaches
Ethnic Groups: 
Cumanches
Ethnic Groups: 
Navajos
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 103 ff. 291-294
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 103 ff. 291-294
Language: 
Spanish
Reference Number: 
10300072
Rights: 
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