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Correspondence between Grimarest and viceroy concerning Indian raids in Sonora.

Serial Number: 
041-03324
Title: 
Correspondence between Grimarest and viceroy concerning Indian raids in Sonora.
Author(s): 
Grimarest, Henrique de (Gobernador)
Author(s): 
Revilla Gigedo, Conde de (Virrey)
Date: 
07-19-1790
Date: 
09-01-1790
Documentation: 
Arispe. July 19, 1790. 16p. Letter. Original. Signed.
Summary: 
Grimarest informs viceroy of numerous Apache raids in Banamichi, Bacoachi, Cocospera, and Santa Cruz; Apaches kill people and steal horses and cattle in raids. He states that foot Opata auxiliaries are better in combating Apaches than mounted soldiers but that Former are few in numbers. He requests more soldiers. Viceroy responds that expenses for maintaining military personnel is high, and that it is not possible to increase number of soldiers. (J. Tapia, October, 1987)
Persons: 
Grimarest, Henrique de (Gobernador)
Persons: 
Revilla Gigedo, Conde de (Virrey)
Persons: 
Aznar, Fernando
Persons: 
Gach, Estevan
Persons: 
Bustamante, Juan Josef
Persons: 
Alexandro (Apache)
Persons: 
Echeagaray, Manuel
Persons: 
Nava, Pedro de (Comandante General)
Places: 
Arispe
Places: 
Bacanuchi
Places: 
Santa Cruz (Presidio)
Places: 
Tucson (Presidio)
Places: 
Banamichi
Places: 
Bacoachi
Places: 
Cocospera (Cajon)
Places: 
Arispe (Cajon)
Places: 
Pivip? (Valle)
Places: 
Chiricagui (Sierra)
Ethnic Groups: 
Apaches
Ethnic Groups: 
Opatas
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 131 ff. 228-237
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 131 ff. 228-237
Language: 
Spanish
Reference Number: 
13100024
Rights: 
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