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Military correspondence regarding border defense of Texas and comanche hostilities.

Serial Number: 
041-04471
Title: 
Military correspondence regarding border defense of Texas and comanche hostilities.
Author(s): 
Herrera, Pedro de
Author(s): 
Salcedo, Nemesio
Author(s): 
Calleja, Felix
Date: 
05-20-1810
Date: 
06-28-1810
Documentation: 
Monterrey, Chihuahua, San Luis Potosi. May 20-June 28, 1810. 30p. Letters. Originals, signed.
Summary: 
Series of letters and diarios regarding Comanche hostilities and border defense in Texas; discussion of border defense requirements include building new cuartel and expenses involved, more arms also needed; diarios of military pursuit of Comanches give accounts of Indians being killed (including one woman), and pursuit and tracking of Indians, made difficult by heavy rains; interesting though jumbled. (D. J. McClelland, may 1989)
Persons: 
Santa Maria, Manuel de
Persons: 
Salcedo, Nemesio
Persons: 
Herrera, Pedro de
Persons: 
Bonavia, Bernardo (Brigadier)
Persons: 
Onis, Luis de
Persons: 
Diaz de Bustamante, Jose Ramon (Capitan)
Persons: 
Herrera, Simon de (Teniente Coronel)
Persons: 
Lozano, Vicente (Alferez)
Persons: 
Calleja, Felix
Persons: 
Rios, Domingo (Soldado)
Places: 
Saltillo
Places: 
Texas
Places: 
San Luis Potosi
Places: 
Laredo (Presidio)
Places: 
Bexar, San Antonio de
Places: 
Coahuila
Places: 
Norte, Rio Grande del (Presidio)
Places: 
Punta (Presidio)
Places: 
Tamaulipa (Sierra)
Places: 
Nuevo Leon
Places: 
Paredon (Arroyo)
Places: 
Madina (Rio)
Places: 
Rosales (Arroyo)
Places: 
Cuije (Arroyo)
Places: 
Hondo (Arroyo)
Places: 
Chico Trabieso (Rincon)
Places: 
Guadalupe (Cabecera)
Places: 
Pedernales (Cabecera)
Places: 
Chimal (Puerto)
Places: 
Llanes (Rio)
Places: 
San Saba (Presidio)
Places: 
Arroyo de Conchos (Cabecera)
Places: 
Conchos (Arroyo)
Places: 
Alamo
Places: 
Bandera (Puerto)
Places: 
Madrono (Puerto)
Places: 
Bexar, San Fernando de
Places: 
Chihuahua
Places: 
Monterrey
Ethnic Groups: 
Comanches
Military Groups: 
Nuevo Reyno de Leon, Cuerpo Provincial del
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 201 ff. 130-144
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 201 ff. 130-144
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Many letters incomplete, out of order.
Reference Number: 
20100008
Rights: 
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