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Correspondence on the drainage-irrigation project of San Francisco, San Juan de Letran and mariscala los galos streets in Mexico.

Serial Number: 
041-03122
Title: 
Correspondence on the drainage-irrigation project of San Francisco, San Juan de Letran and mariscala los galos streets in Mexico.
Author(s): 
Los Angeles, Maria Anna de (Abadesa)
Author(s): 
Ciria, Marques de (Mariscal)
Author(s): 
Santa Gertrudis, Ana norta (Abadesa)
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
06-27-1791
Date: 
07-25-1791
Documentation: 
Santa brigida, Santa isabel, Mexico. June 27, 1791 to July 25, 1791. 34p. Informes, instancias. Letters. Originals, signed.
Summary: 
Correspondence to viceroy concerning problems of bridges and acequias, drainage of public works projects. Folios 243, 249, 257 written by nuns (abadesas) recounting rise of water level, smell and possible disease to convent. Also, inability to pay contribution due to lack of income by convent. Other documents discuss financial matters of payments by finqueros, and specify areas and houses responsible to contribute. Remedies listed to resolve drainage problems to neighborhood, but also benefits to be gained by project and street paving. (J. M. Johnson, January 1989)
Persons: 
Revilla Gigedo, Conde de (Virrey)
Persons: 
Los Angeles, Maria Anna de (Abadesa)
Persons: 
Bonavia, Bernardo (Intendente)
Persons: 
Herrera, Francisco Manuel (Regidor)
Persons: 
Guardida, Marques de
Persons: 
Cerbantes, Ignacio
Persons: 
Ciria, Marques de (Mariscal de Castilla)
Persons: 
Ortiz, Jose (Maestro Mayor)
Persons: 
Garcia Conde, Diego (Capitan)
Persons: 
Santa Gertrudis, Sor Ana Norta (Abadesa)
Persons: 
Ortiz, Damian Joseph (Academico de Merito)
Places: 
Santa Brigida, Recoletas de (Convento)
Places: 
Santa Isabel de Mexico (Abadia)(Convento)
Places: 
Terteros (Hospital)
Places: 
San Andres (Hospital)
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 121 ff. 243-259
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 121 ff. 243-259
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Documents not in chronological order. Some marked secret, incomplete or margins cut off. Subsumed under expediente #1, indice del ramo.
Reference Number: 
12100012
Rights: 
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