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Letters by Escandon, Altamira, Miranda comment on Escandon's informe about Burgos and Environs, 1750.

Serial Number: 
041-04058
Title: 
Letters by Escandon, Altamira, Miranda comment on Escandon's informe about Burgos and Environs, 1750.
Author(s): 
Escandon, Joseph de (Coronel)
Author(s): 
Altamira, Marques de
Author(s): 
Miranda, Ignacio Josseph
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
06-13-1750
Date: 
09-03-1750
Documentation: 
Nuestra Senora de Guadalupe de reynosa, Mexico. June 13, 1750 -September 3, 1750. 32p. Letters, informes. Originals, signed, copies.
Summary: 
Includes Escandon's 14 point informe detailing colonization in and around Burgos 1750. Peace established in Padilla, Reynosa, Aguayo, Guemes, evidenced by planting and military control. Includes details of Indian movements around Nuevo Santander. Describes passivity of Indians under mission Cabezon de la Sal, and excellence of Rancheria in Burgos. Burgos further described as well-irrigated, easy to execute (saca de agua, and having sufficient timber and other building materials. Notes that despite loss of corn, Indians were still faithful to farms. Altamira recounts attempt to segregate Apostate Indians in Burgos; Indian Villanueva pledges to further colonization process. (S. Gibbs, October 1989)
Persons: 
Escandon, Joseph (Coronel)
Persons: 
Gorraez, Joseph de
Persons: 
Revilla, Conde de
Persons: 
Sanchez de Zamora, Francisco (Teniente)
Persons: 
Gonzalez de Paredes, Pedro (Capitan)
Persons: 
Barderen, Juan Francisco (Capitan)
Persons: 
Altamira, Marques de
Persons: 
Villanueva, Marcos de (Indio)
Persons: 
Rata, Juan de
Persons: 
Angel de Villegas Puente, Manuel
Persons: 
Miranda, Ignacio Josseph
Persons: 
Martinez y Aguirre, Jacinto (Sindico)
Places: 
Queretaro
Places: 
Reynosa, Nuestra Senora de Guadalupe de (Villa)
Places: 
Llera (Villa)
Places: 
Padilla, San Antonio de (Villa)
Places: 
Aguayo, Nuestra Senora Maria de (Villa)
Places: 
Guemes, San Francisco de (Villa)
Places: 
Llanos, San Antonio de los
Places: 
Linares
Places: 
Nuevo Santander (Villa)
Places: 
Tamaulipa
Places: 
Paso (Presidio)
Places: 
Nueva Vizcaya
Places: 
Leon, Nuevo Reino de
Places: 
Burgos (Villa)
Places: 
Sierra Gorda
Places: 
San Fernando (Villa)
Places: 
Cabezon de la Sal (Mision)
Places: 
Conchas (Rio)
Places: 
San Juan (Rio)
Places: 
Sarralvo
Places: 
Vedoya (Villa)
Places: 
Velmazeda (Villa)
Places: 
Grande (Rio)
Places: 
Padua, San Antonio De
Military Groups: 
Queretaro, Regimiento de la Escuadra de
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 172 ff. 309-325 exp. 17
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 172 ff. 309-325 exp.
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Folio numbers used here follow pagination present in center top of document.
Reference Number: 
17200015
Rights: 
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