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Letters between Mendinuta and virrey concerning Indian hostilities and proposed retaliation.

Serial Number: 
041-02851
Title: 
Letters between Mendinuta and virrey concerning Indian hostilities and proposed retaliation.
Author(s): 
Fermin de Mendinueta, Pedro
Author(s): 
Virrey
Date: 
08-22-1775
Date: 
08-12-1776
Documentation: 
Santa Fe. August 12, 1776. 16p. Letter. Original, signed.
Summary: 
Mendinueta recounts Indian murders, thefts and reports failures to catch Indian offenders. Cites difficulty in initiating campaigns due to lack of horses. Indicates desire to form force composed of presidio military personnel, Indians and militia to punish Indian offenders. Voices complaints of Oconor's command. (S. Gibbs, September 1987)
Persons: 
Fermin de Mendinueta, Pedro
Persons: 
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio (Fray)
Persons: 
Borica, Diego de (Primer Teniente)
Persons: 
Christobas (Fray)
Places: 
Santa Fe
Places: 
Nuevo Mexico
Places: 
Albuquerque (Jurisdiccion)
Places: 
Cienega (Ranchos)
Places: 
Laguna (Jurisdiccion)
Places: 
Rio Grande del Norte (Paraje)
Places: 
Madelena (Sierra)
Places: 
Ladrones (Sierra)
Ethnic Groups: 
Apaches Gilenos
Ethnic Groups: 
Cumanches
Ethnic Groups: 
Apaches
Ethnic Groups: 
Navajos
Ethnic Groups: 
Yutas
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 103 ff. 298-306
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 103 ff. 298-306
Language: 
Spanish
Reference Number: 
10300075
Rights: 
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