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Providencias para que don Manuel Vidal de Lorca, teniente del regimento...

Serial Number: 
041-03597
Title: 
Providencias para que don Manuel Vidal de Lorca, teniente del regimento de Dragones de Espana fuese a la colonia
Author(s): 
Vidal de Lorca, Melchor (Gobernador)
Author(s): 
Ugalde, Juan (Comandante General)
Author(s): 
Diaz de Ortega, Felipe (Intendente)
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
10-31-1787
Date: 
11-18-1788
Documentation: 
Mexico. San Carlos. Valle de Santa Rosa. Durango. October 31,1787-November 18, 1788. 42p. Letters. Signed.
Summary: 
Documents relate Vidal de Lorca's request for transfer of his two sons to his colony of Nuevo Santander. Payments of salary owed to one son. Son's promotion. Another letter by Ugalde gives a good description of state of military affairs in the colony. Its lack of training, discipline, and instruction is emphasized in folios 35-37. Granting of six-month leave granted to his son in order to serve as an instructor of the troops in the colony. Additional letters concern this son's disinterest in his new post and his transfer to Mexico to rejoin his old regiment. (P. Lenz, September 1989)
Persons: 
Vidal de Lorca, Melchor (Gobernador)
Persons: 
Vidal de Lorca, Manuel (Teniente)
Persons: 
Vidal de Lorca, Jose Joaquin
Persons: 
Mendinueta, Pedro (Sub-Inspector)
Persons: 
Ugalde, Juan (Comandante General)
Persons: 
Ugarte y Loyola, Jacobo (Comandante General)
Persons: 
Florez, Antonio Manuel (Virrey)
Persons: 
Florez, Vicente
Persons: 
Diaz de Ortega, Felipe (Intendente)
Places: 
Nuevo Santander (Colonia)
Places: 
San Carlos (Villa)
Places: 
Santa Rosa (Valle)
Places: 
Durango
Military Groups: 
Espana, Regimento de Dragones
Military Groups: 
Nuevo Santander, Compania Volante de
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 146 ff. 028-049 exp. 1 (Approx)
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 146 ff. 028-049 exp. 1
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Folios unnumbered. This series begins with the phrase found in the title above.
Reference Number: 
14600002
Rights: 
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