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Correspondence to and from Ussel y Guimbarda, 1769-1770.

Serial Number: 
041-02911
Title: 
Correspondence to and from Ussel y Guimbarda, 1769-1770.
Author(s): 
Ussel y Guimbarda, Ygnacio (Gobernador)
Author(s): 
Sada y Menaut, Manuel de (Alferez)
Author(s): 
Croix, Marques de (Virrey)
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
07-07-1762
Date: 
12-04-1770
Documentation: 
Nuevo Leon. March 10, 1769 - December 4, 1770. 54p. Letters, librettas. Revista. Signed. Unsigned. Originals. Copies.
Summary: 
Letters concerning: brief reports of significant monthly military occurrences, mining discoveries; organization of presidios to counter Indian attacks, punish offenders; 'librettas' of officials, 'revista de inspeccion' for 1769, 1770; 'renuncia' of alferez, suffering from poor health; discussion of use of word 'previniendole' with 'subditos,' assault case in which soldier held 'bajo' word, governor explains rationale for action to virrey, begs indulgence for applying word in this manner; subsequent letter that further action delayed because squadron called upon to suppress Indian attacks; transportation of individuals via 'pobladores mercenados'; new mines and veins discovered at Vallecillo, abundance of metals still in old mines. (L. Kerr, November 1988)
Persons: 
Ussel y Guimbarda, Ygnacio (Gobernador)
Persons: 
Rodriguez, Manuel (Gobernador Interino)
Persons: 
Goicochea, Andres de (Capitan Interino)
Persons: 
Croix, Marques de (Virrey)
Persons: 
Galves, Joseph de (Visitador)
Persons: 
Martiarena, Juan Miguel de (Teniente)
Persons: 
Sada y Menaut, Manuel de (Alferez)
Persons: 
Yansens, Juan Manuel (Soldado)
Persons: 
Garza, Miguel de la
Persons: 
Garza, Josef Miguel de la
Persons: 
Tixerina, Josef Santiago (Alferez)
Persons: 
Fernandez Vallejo, Joaquin (Doctor)
Places: 
Monterrey
Places: 
Rio Grande (Presidio)
Places: 
Coahuila
Places: 
Aumada, San Augustin de (Presidio)
Places: 
Vallecillo, San Carlos del (Real)
Places: 
Santa Rosa (Presidio)
Places: 
Monclova
Military Groups: 
San Augustin de Ahumada de la Rinconada, Tropa del Presidio de
Military Groups: 
Nuevo Leon, Compania de Dragones del Presidio del
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 109 ff. 059-086 exp. 1
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 109 ff. 059-086 exp. 1
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Some writing light, faded.
Reference Number: 
10900004
Rights: 
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