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Letters to virrey concerning fear of losing Texas to the americans.

Serial Number: 
041-04448
Title: 
Letters to virrey concerning fear of losing Texas to the americans.
Author(s): 
Velasco, Francisco
Author(s): 
Benavia, Bernardo
Date: 
02-28-1809
Date: 
06-11-1809
Documentation: 
Mexico. February 28, 1809-June 11, 1809 58p.
Summary: 
Letter from Velasco asking for military protection in access points to Texas, in the letter it is suggested to ask for help in arms, ammunition, and money from Britain since Spain is facing cutbacks. In another letter to virrey the formation is announced of a junta de guerra in charge of taking measures to protect Texas from the americans, these measures include sending troops to borders. (T. Kahana. Dec, 1988)
Persons: 
Lopes, Jose (Teniente Coronel)(Ayudante Inspector)
Persons: 
Ceballos, Pedro
Persons: 
Fernando Septimo (Rey)
Persons: 
Velasco, Francisco
Persons: 
Evia, Jose de (Alferez)
Persons: 
Somexuelos, Marques de (Capitan General de Cuba)
Persons: 
Vidal, Jose
Persons: 
Salcedo, Nemesio
Persons: 
Benavia, Bernardo
Persons: 
Rosa, Francisco de la
Persons: 
Bonavia y Zapata, Bernardo (Comandante)
Persons: 
Cordero, Antonio (Coronel de Caballeria)
Persons: 
Herrera, Simon de (Gobernador Militar)
Persons: 
Salcedo, Manuel de (Gobernador)
Persons: 
Varela, Mariano (Capitan)
Persons: 
Grimaren, Pedro (Brigadier)
Persons: 
Davila, Gareia (Brigadier)
Persons: 
Herrera, Simon de (Teniente Coronel)
Places: 
Texas (Provincia)
Places: 
San Bernardo (Bahia)
Places: 
Matagorda (Puerto)
Places: 
Cuba (Isla)
Places: 
Nueva Orleans
Places: 
Floridas, las
Places: 
Nuevo Santander
Places: 
Coahuila
Places: 
Colorado (Rio)
Places: 
Brasos (Rio)
Places: 
Bolson de Mapimi
Places: 
Guadalupe (Rio)
Places: 
San Antonio (Rio)
Places: 
Chihuahua
Places: 
Veracruz (Plaza)
Places: 
Luisiana (Provincia)
Places: 
Jamayca (Isla)
Places: 
Havana la
Places: 
Nueva Orleans
Places: 
Saltillo (Real Caxa)
Places: 
Matagorda
Places: 
Bexar, San Antonio de
Places: 
Nuevo Reyno de Leon
Places: 
Mondova (Puerto)
Places: 
Nacogdoches (Puerto)
Places: 
Estados Unidos
Places: 
Punta de Sampasos (Canton)
Places: 
Mondova (Canton)
Military Groups: 
Real Armada
Military Groups: 
San Luis, Regimiento de Dragones
Military Groups: 
San Carlos, Regimiento de Dragones
Military Groups: 
Decima Brigada
Military Groups: 
Compania de Artilleria Volante de A Caballo
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 200 ff. 001-024
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 200 ff. 001-024
Language: 
Spanish
Reference Number: 
20000001
Rights: 
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