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Correspondence from Mariscal de Campo to virrey concerning Indian affairs, tax collection, other issues in 1768.

Serial Number: 
041-02981
Title: 
Correspondence from Mariscal de Campo to virrey concerning Indian affairs, tax collection, other issues in 1768.
Author(s): 
Palacio, Juan Fernando de (Mariscal de Campo)
Author(s): 
Ossorio, Joseph (Licenciado)
Date: 
00-00-1756
Date: 
10-15-1768
Documentation: 
Nuevo Santander. May 31, 1768 - October 15, 1768. 122p (Approx). Letters. Promptuarios. Signed. Unsigned. Copies. Originals.
Summary: 
Correspondence includes letters concerning: 'visitas' to various towns, amount of 'alcavala' collected and from whom, that agricultural towns excused since little currency available; strategies of how to stabilize relations with Indians and facilitate 'reduccion' near missions and towns, specific discussion of 'reduccion' of Xanambres in Llera, also how to isolate 'bravos' in sierra; need at new missions for more 'ornamentos' and 'vasos sagrados' in order to continue 'reduccion'; mariscal de campo criticism of system of 'reduccion' and conversion, finding it inadequate method of controlling Indians (folio 467); details of escape by 'capitan reformado', mention that his 'concubina' questioned; issues discussed at junta between officials of 'batallon de Tampico y Panuco' as recounted by Alarcon; Indian who converted but continued to rob and murder; military finances and salaries, including 'promptuarios de oficiales y soldados' of squadrons stationed in Nuevo Santander, listing salaries, wages 'vencido,' 'recivido,' and 'refulta.' (L. Kerr, October 1988)
Persons: 
Palacio, Juan Fernando de (Mariscal de Campo)
Persons: 
Ossorio, Joseph (Licenciado)
Persons: 
Escandon, Joseph de
Persons: 
Urizar y Estrada, Antonio de
Persons: 
Croix, Marques de (Virrey)
Persons: 
Puga, Antonio de (Capitan)
Persons: 
Arriaga, Julian de (Fray)
Persons: 
Garcia, Pedro
Persons: 
Vazquez Borrego, Juan Joseph
Persons: 
Rivera, Juan Joseph
Persons: 
Campuzano, Pedro Felix (Capitan)
Persons: 
Ruvio, Joseph (Sargento Mayor)
Persons: 
Alarcon, Nicolas (Alcalde Mayor)
Persons: 
Baptista, Manuel (Indio)
Persons: 
Dueno, Joseph (Padre)
Persons: 
Noriega, Melchor de
Persons: 
Rivera, Juan de
Persons: 
Garza, Joseph de la
Persons: 
Garza, Miguel de la
Persons: 
Escobedo, Joseph Joachin de
Persons: 
Bargas, Victor de
Persons: 
Pisana, Alexandro
Persons: 
Casas, Julian de las
Persons: 
Gonzales, Juan Elixio
Persons: 
Cordova, Miguel de
Persons: 
Garza, Yldefonso de la
Persons: 
Castaneda, Juan Antonio
Persons: 
Miranda, Luis
Persons: 
Muniz, Pedro Sereno
Persons: 
Tribino, Melchor
Places: 
Aguayo (Villa)
Places: 
Escandon (Villa)
Places: 
Llera (Villa)
Places: 
San Luis Potosi (Caxas Reales)
Places: 
Indias, Carthaxena de
Places: 
Soto la Marina (Villa)
Places: 
Laredo
Places: 
Tejas
Places: 
Borbon (Real)
Places: 
Hoyos (Villa)
Places: 
Mier (Villa)
Places: 
Helguera (Mision)
Places: 
Santander
Places: 
Palmitos (Mision)
Places: 
Revilla
Places: 
Nuevo Leon
Places: 
Guadalaxara (Parroquia)
Places: 
Sierra Gorda
Places: 
Malinche
Places: 
Tamaulipa Nueva
Places: 
San Carlos (Villa)
Places: 
Cruillas
Places: 
Presa del Rey
Places: 
Palmas (Rio)
Places: 
San Fernando
Places: 
Reynosa
Places: 
Horcasitas (Villa)
Places: 
Altamira (Villa)
Places: 
Tetillas
Places: 
Zacatecas
Places: 
Santillana
Places: 
Nueces, Potrero de las
Places: 
Tontoiuca
Places: 
Huasteca
Places: 
Panuco
Places: 
Tantima (Sierra)
Places: 
Chiconamel (Pueblo)
Places: 
Taumave (Mision)
Places: 
Sierra Gorda
Places: 
San Phelipe (Mision)
Places: 
Dolores (Hacienda)
Ethnic Groups: 
Xanambres
Ethnic Groups: 
Pisones
Military Groups: 
Santander, Antigua Esquadra de
Military Groups: 
Santander, Nueva Esquadra de
Military Groups: 
Santillana, Nueba Esquadra de
Military Groups: 
Soto la Marina, Nueba Esquadra de
Military Groups: 
Soto la Marina, Antigua Esquadra de
Military Groups: 
San Carlos de Tamaulipa, Antigua Esquadra de
Military Groups: 
Tamaulipa, Nueba Esquadra de
Military Groups: 
Padilla, Antigua Esquadra de
Military Groups: 
Padilla, Nueba Esquadra de
Military Groups: 
Guemes, Nueba Esquadra de
Military Groups: 
Aguayo, Antigua Esquadra de
Military Groups: 
Aguayo, Nueba Esquadra
Military Groups: 
Llera, Antigua Esquadra de
Military Groups: 
Llera, Nueba Esquadra de
Military Groups: 
Escandon, Antigua Esquadra de
Military Groups: 
Escandon, Nueba Esquadra de
Military Groups: 
Horcasitas, Antigua Esquadra de
Military Groups: 
Horcasitas, Nueba Esquadra de
Military Groups: 
Altamira, Antigua Esquadra de
Military Groups: 
Altamira, Nueba Esquadra de
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 114 ff. 440-501 (Approx) exp. 3
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 114 ff. 440-501 (Appro
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Some letters interrupted by others placed amidst pages, appears as expediente 1 in indice del ramo,
Reference Number: 
11400008
Rights: 
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