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Letter from gobernador of Monterrey, others to virrey concerning information of the establishment of Nuevo Santander.

Serial Number: 
041-04074
Title: 
Letter from gobernador of Monterrey, others to virrey concerning information of the establishment of Nuevo Santander.
Author(s): 
Bueno de la Borbolla, Vicente
Author(s): 
Altamira, Marques de (Auditor)
Author(s): 
Escandon, Joseph (Coronel)
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
08-16-1749
Date: 
01-16-1750
Documentation: 
Monterrey. August 16, 1749-January 16, 1750. 38p. Letters, informes. Signed.
Summary: 
Letter from gobernador of Monterrey requesting advice from virrey in the matter of the new colonization in Nuevo Santander and how long he will have to support Escandon's explorations. Detailed information from Escandon for virrey concerning the population of Nuevo Santander, how the esquadras are functioning to protect the villages, and how many capitanes, sargentos and Soldados there are in the new colony. Marques Altamira answers for the virrey supporting Escandon. In folio 293 Escandon refers to behavior of Indians as indios (Hasta aora no reducidos) incomparablemente Mucho Mas aguerridos, astutos, agiles, y obstinados, con la continuada frequente practica de Sus invaciones y asaltos en las haciendas (D. Bautista, April 1990)
Persons: 
Cuevas, Agustin de las
Persons: 
Bueno de la Borbolla, Vicente
Persons: 
Escandon, Joseph (Coronel)
Persons: 
Varona Horcasitas, Joseph (Teniente)
Persons: 
Ladron de Guevara, Antonio (Sargento)
Persons: 
Guemez y Horcasitas, Juan Francisco (Virrey)
Persons: 
Altamira, Marques de (Auditor)
Persons: 
Cardenas, Gabriel de
Persons: 
Dias de la Calle, Juan
Places: 
Monterrey
Places: 
Nuevo Reyno de Leon
Places: 
Gorda (Sierra)
Places: 
Llera (Villa)
Places: 
Jaumabe
Places: 
Altamira
Places: 
Santander
Places: 
Queretaro
Places: 
Tampico
Places: 
Panuco
Places: 
Valles (Villa)
Places: 
Huasteca
Places: 
Guadalcazar
Places: 
Coahuila
Places: 
Texas
Places: 
San Fernando
Places: 
Bexar (Presidio)
Places: 
Adays (Bahia)
Places: 
Monclova
Places: 
Charcas
Places: 
Veracruz
Places: 
Balzameda
Places: 
Nuestra Senora del Carmen
Places: 
Santa Dorothea (Paraje)
Places: 
San Antonio (Rio)
Places: 
Espiritu Santo (Bahia)
Places: 
Nuestra Senora de Guadalupe
Places: 
Horcasitas
Places: 
Santa Barbara
Places: 
Infantes, Real de los
Places: 
Guemes
Places: 
Padilla
Places: 
Burgos
Places: 
Reynosa
Places: 
Bedoya
Places: 
Sonora
Ethnic Groups: 
Yaquis
Ethnic Groups: 
Mayos
Ethnic Groups: 
Fuertenos
Military Groups: 
Santander, Dragones y Esquadra
Military Groups: 
Boca de Leones, Esquadra
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 173 ff. 286-305
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 173 ff. 286-305
Language: 
Spanish
Reference Number: 
17300016
Rights: 
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