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Informe from governor of Nuevo Leon to viceroy containing suggestions for new method of mission government.

Serial Number: 
041-03693
Title: 
Informe from governor of Nuevo Leon to viceroy containing suggestions for new method of mission government.
Author(s): 
Echegaray, Francisco
Date: 
10-20-1772
Documentation: 
October 20, 1772. 24p. Informe. Copy.
Summary: 
Concerns mission life and advice for proper mission administration. Suggests the formation of streets and neighborhoods in towns. Describes certain agricultural techniques and rations and sustenance crops of corn, beans, Cane and cotton. Regarding finance, suggests establishment of cashier's office to be controlled by priest and governor. Relates Indian work schedules and punishments. Describes Indian vices of game, alcohol and Peyote. Advises prohibition of bows, arrows and other weapons to Indians except for hunting. Concerns requiring Indians to have written permission to travel. (M. Dannemiller, October 1987)
Persons: 
Echegaray, Francisco
Persons: 
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio (Virrey)
Places: 
San Cristobal (Pueblo)
Places: 
Tlaxcala (Ciudad)
Places: 
Monterrey
Ethnic Groups: 
Tlascaltecos
Ethnic Groups: 
Hualaguizes
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 152 ff. 254-266
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 152 ff. 254-266
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Folio 266 repeated
Reference Number: 
15200011
Rights: 
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