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Correspondence from Mariscal de Campo, Palacio, concerning taxes, missions, compania Volante in Nuevo Santander.

Serial Number: 
041-02980
Title: 
Correspondence from Mariscal de Campo, Palacio, concerning taxes, missions, compania Volante in Nuevo Santander.
Author(s): 
Palacio, Juan Fernando de (Mariscal de Campo)
Date: 
11-09-1767
Date: 
06-18-1768
Documentation: 
Nuevo Santander. January 2, 1768-June 18, 1768. 120p (Approx). Letters. Relacion. Copies. Originals. Signed. Unsigned.
Summary: 
Correspondence from Mariscal de Campo to Croix concerning 'visitas' to various towns and business attended to therein, such as collection of taxes; several brief letters stating that visita had gone well, no details included; others concerning how Mariscal dealt with murder of Indian; regarding treatment of Indians at certain missions, importance of spiritual training, conversion to and marriage of Indians according to Christian faith, 'repartimiento' of clothing among Indians; concerning Mariscal's organization of compania volante and associated squadrons, appeals for financing from real hacienda, nomination of suitable officers, relacion indicating structure, salaries, 'destinos' of compania once officially formed; regarding visitas to all squadrons of province, requests for adjustments to captains' salaries; discussing problems incurred in navigating certain rivers due to winds, tidal shifts, effects on local economy, Mariscal incorporates information on issue collected from 'peritos'; concerning granting of permission to foreign vessels to dock at ports; regarding discovery of new passages in old mines, statement of ownership and description of deposits. (L. Kerr, October 1988)
Persons: 
Palacio, Juan Fernando de (Mariscal de Campo)
Persons: 
Mora, Francisco de (Coronel)
Persons: 
Ossorio, Joseph de
Persons: 
Ruvio, Joseph (Sargento Mayor)
Persons: 
Rodriguez, Antonio
Persons: 
Cruz, Juan Antonio de la (Indio)
Persons: 
Escandon, Joseph de
Persons: 
Arriaga, Julian de
Persons: 
Gallego, Raphael
Persons: 
Garza, Yldefonso de la (Teniente)
Persons: 
Serna, Joseph Antonio de la
Persons: 
Croix, Marques de (Virrey)
Persons: 
Puga, Antonio de
Places: 
Burgos (Villa)
Places: 
Santillana (Villa)
Places: 
Santander (Villa)
Places: 
Camargo (Mision)
Places: 
Helguera (Mision)
Places: 
Santander (Puerto)
Places: 
Soto la Marina (Mision)
Places: 
San Luis Potosi (Reales)
Places: 
San Carlos (Villa)
Places: 
Vera Cruz
Places: 
Tampico
Places: 
San Nicolas (Mina)
Places: 
Berzebu (Mina)
Places: 
Libros de Oro (Mina)
Places: 
Escandon (Villa)
Places: 
Aguayo (Villa)
Places: 
Santa Barbara (Villa)
Places: 
Tamaulipa (Minas)
Places: 
Orcasitas
Places: 
Altamira
Places: 
San Fernando (Mision)
Places: 
Reynosa (Mision)
Places: 
Llera (Villa)
Places: 
Guemez (Villa)
Places: 
Tamaulipa (Villa)
Places: 
Padilla (Villa)
Places: 
Tetillas
Military Groups: 
Guadalcazar, Compania de
Military Groups: 
Nuevo Santander, Nueva Compania Volante de Cavalleria Provincial del
Military Groups: 
Seno Mexicano, Compania Volante de Cavalleria del
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 114 ff. 379-439 (Approx) exp. 3
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 114 ff. 379-439 (Appro
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Pages of several letters not in order, some documents repeated to correct order, appears as expediente 1 in indice del ramo.
Reference Number: 
11400007
Rights: 
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