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Letters between Vaamonde, Manuel and Conde de Revilla Gigedo concerning a variety of issues. First in this series begins with Con el indice de 8.

Serial Number: 
041-03033
Title: 
Letters between Vaamonde, Manuel and Conde de Revilla Gigedo concerning a variety of issues. First in this series begins with Con el indice de 8.
Author(s): 
Revilla Gigedo, Conde de (Virrey)
Author(s): 
Vaamonde, Manuel (Gobernador)
Date: 
06-26-1793
Date: 
03-17-1794
Documentation: 
Monterrey. June 6, 1793 - March 17, 1794. Letters. Originals, copies.
Summary: 
A Series of letters between Vaamonde and virrey that discusses secularization of the Concepcion and Purificacion missions because of the small number of Indians in the Former and civilized nature of those within the latter and also points out that the mission of San Christobal is completely run by the colegio de Zacatecas except for military's role in preventing runaways, the method to be used in filling a vacant military chaplain post as per a royal announcement made in 1784 in San Lorenzo in the current case of a vacancy in the military group mentioned above, an order requesting that Castaneda appear before the virrey, and Vaamonde's capture of the hostile Indian Pedro Josse and Vaamonde's subsequent petition for promotion. (O. Velez, January 1989)
Persons: 
Gomez de Castro, Jose Maria (Benedicto)
Persons: 
Castaneda, Juan de (Teniente Segundo)
Persons: 
Josse, Pedro (Indian)
Persons: 
Vaamonde, Manuel (Gobernador)
Persons: 
Revilla Gigedo, Conde de (Virrey)
Places: 
San Lanaico (Convento)
Places: 
Concepcion (Mision)
Places: 
Purificacion (Mision)
Places: 
San Christobal (Mision)
Places: 
Lampasos, Punta de
Places: 
Juan Bauptista (Villa)
Places: 
San Lorenzo
Military Groups: 
Lampasos, Compania Volante de
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 117 ff. 145-155 (Approx) exp. 1
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 117 ff. 145-155 (Appro
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Folio unnumbered. First in this series begins with the phrase found above in title.
Reference Number: 
11700017
Rights: 
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