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Naming of Codina as chief engineer for public works in Guadalajara, especially for irrigation projects in region to relieve severe drought.

Serial Number: 
041-03115
Title: 
Naming of Codina as chief engineer for public works in Guadalajara, especially for irrigation projects in region to relieve severe drought.
Author(s): 
Codina, Narciso (Capitan del Real Cuerpo de Ingenieros)
Author(s): 
Ugarte Loyola, Jacobo
Author(s): 
Rajadel, Joseph (Tesorero) (Pagador)
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
05-06-1787
Date: 
05-14-1793
Documentation: 
Guadalaxara, Mexico, toluquilla, perote. June 25, 1790 to May 14, 1793. 60p. Instancia. Certificaciones. Informes. Letters. Drafts. Originals, signed.
Summary: 
Prelate and cabildo of Guadalajara urgently request viceroy to name engineer for work in city and region. Effects of drought forcefully described. Codina requests passport; details work experience in Spain and new world. Officials discuss length of time for completion of projects and responsibility for Codina's salary. Reference made based on king's decree of 1787, deciding salary questions of cuerpos de artilleria and ingenieria for all the indias. (J. M. Johnson, December 1988)
Persons: 
Codina, Narciso (Capitan, Cuerpo de Ingenieros)
Persons: 
Villa Urzura, Antonio
Persons: 
Revilla Gigedo, Conde de (Virrey)
Persons: 
Rajadel, Josef (Tesorero) (Pagador)
Persons: 
Mangino, Fernando Jose de (Superintendente General)
Persons: 
Ugarte Loyola, Jacobo
Persons: 
Cosava
Persons: 
Sonora, Marques de
Persons: 
Bonilla
Persons: 
Herrera
Persons: 
Fuente
Persons: 
Montendez
Persons: 
Gamboa
Persons: 
Gutierrez, Luis
Persons: 
Sandoval, Felix
Persons: 
Aranda, Juan de
Places: 
Guadalaxara (Capital)
Places: 
Toluquilla (Pueblo)
Places: 
Perote, San Carlos de (Real Fuerte)
Places: 
Veracruz
Places: 
San Juan (Colegio)
Places: 
Valladolid
Places: 
Sinaloa
Places: 
Arispe
Places: 
Puebla
Places: 
Durango
Places: 
Zacatecas
Military Groups: 
Artilleria, Cuerpo de
Military Groups: 
Ingenieria, Cuerpo de
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 121 ff. 084-113
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 121 ff. 084-113
Language: 
Spanish
Reference Number: 
12100005
Rights: 
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