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Correspondence between Vaamonde and virrey regarding military campaign to Lampazos and conditions requiring its delay.

Serial Number: 
041-03816
Title: 
Correspondence between Vaamonde and virrey regarding military campaign to Lampazos and conditions requiring its delay.
Author(s): 
Vaamonde, Manuel
Author(s): 
Revilla Gigedo, Conde de
Date: 
05-05-1790
Date: 
10-05-1790
Documentation: 
Monterrey. May 5, 1790-October 5, 1790. 34p. Letters. Signed.
Summary: 
Concerns developments and difficulties with campaign ordered by virrey. Campaign to discover entry points through which enemies reach and terrorize Spanish haciendas. Placing troops at these areas will provide better defense. Vaamonde relates Zacatecas and local bishop is ill. Mentions tithes to be transferred to Potosi as per resolution of 1779. Virrey says these are not legitimate reasons for delay. Includes letter by Rivera describing hostilities, theft in Labradores. Rivera verifies Indian entry points and asks Vaamonde to require Medina to maintain a small patrol. Virrey says informe regarding campaign should be directed to Ugarte. Vaamonde begins campaign but is taken ill due to Weather. Includes letters verifing illness. Virrey sends Nava to command troops during Vaamonde's absence. (M. Dannemiller, December 1988)
Persons: 
Ugalde, Juan de (Coronel)
Persons: 
Revilla Gigedo, Conde de (Virrey)
Persons: 
Vaamonde, Manuel (Governador)
Persons: 
Rivera, Jose Antonio
Persons: 
Ugarte y Loyola, Jacobo
Persons: 
Vera y Galvez, Antonio
Persons: 
Gutierrez de la Cueva, Juan
Persons: 
Tatto y Lopez, Roque
Persons: 
Nava, Pedro de (Brigadier)
Persons: 
Diaz de Salcedo, Bruno
Persons: 
Medina (Conde)
Places: 
Lampazos
Places: 
Monterrey
Places: 
Horcasitas
Places: 
Zacatecas
Places: 
Guadalajara
Places: 
San Luiz Potosi
Places: 
San Pedro (Puerto)
Places: 
Santa Catalina (Puerto)
Places: 
Pesqueria Grande (Puerto)
Places: 
Salinas
Places: 
Labradores (Valle)
Places: 
San Juan (Rancho)
Places: 
Puerto Grande
Places: 
Guachichile
Places: 
San Fernando (Colegio)
Places: 
Saltillo
Places: 
Leon
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 159 ff. 163-180
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 159 ff. 163-180
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Folios 170, 171 incomplete
Reference Number: 
15900013
Rights: 
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