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Letter from Mendinuta to O'Conor concerning establishment of route between Sonora and Nuevo Mexico.

Serial Number: 
041-03999
Title: 
Letter from Mendinuta to O'Conor concerning establishment of route between Sonora and Nuevo Mexico.
Author(s): 
Mendinueta, Pedro Fermin de
Date: 
03-20-1777
Documentation: 
Santa Fee. November 9, 1775. 12 pp. Letter. Signed.
Summary: 
Mendinueta's response to O'Conor in reference to Crespo's plan that direct lines of communication be established between Nuebo Mexico and Pimeria Alta. States that Hopis live in relative isolation, having few contacts with Spaniards, but maintain amicable relations with Navajos and Utes. Headwaters of San Francisco settled by sedentary Apaches Gilenos. (J. H. Ochs, October 1987).
Persons: 
Mendinueta, Pedro Fermin de (Gobernador)
Persons: 
Crespo, Francisco Antonio (Gobernador)
Persons: 
Velez de Escalante, Silvestre (Fray)
Persons: 
Miera, Bernardo
Persons: 
Barrera, Marcial (Teniente)
Persons: 
Chafalote (Capitan de Apaches Gilenos)
Persons: 
Manuel Tomas (Indio Mestizo)
Persons: 
Rodriguez, Joachin (Capellan de Terrenate)
Places: 
San Francisco (Rio)
Places: 
Santa Cruz
Places: 
Sonora
Places: 
Monte Rey
Places: 
Moqui (Provincia)
Places: 
Nuebo Mexico
Places: 
Zuni (Pueblo)
Places: 
Gila (Sierra)
Places: 
Terrenate
Places: 
Kanquinat
Ethnic Groups: 
Moquis
Ethnic Groups: 
Zunis
Ethnic Groups: 
Apaches Gilenos
Ethnic Groups: 
Navajos
Ethnic Groups: 
Yutas
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 169 ff. 169-174
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 169 ff. 169-174
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Peramas' copy of letter.
Reference Number: 
16900006
Rights: 
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