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Correspondence concerning military affairs, mining in Nuevo Leon, 1756-1758.

Serial Number: 
041-02914
Title: 
Correspondence concerning military affairs, mining in Nuevo Leon, 1756-1758.
Author(s): 
Barrio Junco y Espriella, Pedro (Gobernador)
Author(s): 
Urresti, Antonio de
Date: 
05-09-1755
Date: 
12-07-1758
Documentation: 
Nuevo Leon. January 2, 1756 - December 7, 1758. 82p. Letters, indice. Relacion. Minutas. Copies. Originals. Signed, unsigned.
Summary: 
Correspondence concerning: statements summarizing testimony on various subjects; re-establishment of mission; problems created when pacified Indians subjected to 'revistas', order passed halting 'revistas' due to violence engendered, otherwise smooth progression of pacification and reduction in province; state of Indians at missions, poor relations between neighboring Indian groups due to death of one chief, request for military assistance in order to secure peace; collection of taxes from various individuals; edict that soldiers enter churches with 'cabello suelto'; 'indice de cartas', with brief summary of topics discussed in expediente; lack of 'papel sellado'; establishment of 'pueblos' and need for military protection; desertion by soldiers in Coahuila; examination of 'cuadernos de autos' in order to determine reasons for 'excesos' committed by squadron at hacienda; military assistance need in Coahuila and Texas to defend against Apaches; discovery of mine, its effect upon growth of economy in area; discussion of metals, silver found in other mines, quality and quantity. (L. Kerr, November 1988)
Persons: 
Barrio Junco y Espriella, Pedro del (Gobernador)
Persons: 
Primo, Pedro (Regidor Alferez)
Persons: 
Urresti, Antonio de
Persons: 
Ladron de Guevara, Antonio (Sargento)
Persons: 
Ahumada, Augustin de (Marques) (Virrey)
Persons: 
Junco, Julian de
Persons: 
Ramirez de la Piscina, Manuel (Capitan)
Persons: 
Ravago, Phelipe
Persons: 
Unsaga Ybarrola, Domingo
Persons: 
Munoz y Villavizencio, Juan Manuel (Gobernador)
Persons: 
Navarrete, Angel Martos (Gobernador)
Persons: 
Ortiz Parrilla, Juan Diego (Capitan)
Places: 
Queretero (Ciudad)
Places: 
Pilon
Places: 
Linares
Places: 
Texas
Places: 
Vexar (Presidio)
Places: 
Monterrey (Ciudad)
Places: 
Gualegas (Mision)
Places: 
Nuevo Leon
Places: 
Concepcion (Mision)
Places: 
Rio Blanco, Santa Maria de (Paraje)
Places: 
Sonora
Places: 
Sinaloa
Places: 
Pansacola
Places: 
Tris, Ysla de
Places: 
Nuevo Santander
Places: 
Californias
Places: 
Nayarit
Places: 
Coahuila
Places: 
Vallecillo (Hacienda)
Places: 
Rinconada (Paraje)
Places: 
San Sava (Presidio)
Places: 
San Luis Potosi
Places: 
Saltillo
Places: 
Boladora (Mina)
Places: 
Zacatecas
Places: 
Santiago de la Savina (Real)
Places: 
Yguana (Mina)
Ethnic Groups: 
Apaches
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 109 ff. 114-155 exp. 3
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 109 ff. 114-155 exp. 3
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Margins cut on some, not in strict chronological order.
Reference Number: 
10900007
Rights: 
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