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Copies of letters concerning plan for defense of Texas from U.S.

Serial Number: 
041-04473
Title: 
Copies of letters concerning plan for defense of Texas from U.S.
Author(s): 
Salcedo, Nemesio (Comandante General)
Author(s): 
Cordero, Antonio
Author(s): 
Bonavia, Bernardo
Date: 
02-28-1809
Date: 
04-23-1810
Documentation: 
Chihuagua, Bexar. February 28, 1809-April 23, 1810. 64p. Letters, lists. Signed, copies, transcriptions.
Summary: 
Primarily copies of correspondence between Bonavia, Cordero, Salcedo and virrey regarding defense of Texas border with Louisiana and plans to increase military personnel, artillery, bestias, almacenes, cuarteles, arms, etc. To effectively defend against U.s. land encroachment; included are various letters, to ship military supplies, discussion of local economies and how they will withstand such a population increase (Soldados), discussion of mistakes made by expedition of troops in 1806 and need for better planning and supplies this time, a brief discussion of factories to be established to employ various Indians in region; reference to four packages of gazetas de Nuevo Orleans and fact that communication with Louisiana is prohibited; one letter describes tribes of Indians in region and their way of subsistence (brief but informative); of particular (D. J. McClelland, may 1989)
Persons: 
Fernando Septimo (Rey)
Persons: 
Caballos, Pedro
Persons: 
Evia (Piloto)
Persons: 
Saenz de la Guardia, Pedro (Apostadero de Marina)
Persons: 
Cordero, Antonio (Coronel)
Persons: 
Herrera, Simon de (Comandante)
Persons: 
Calleja, Felix (Coronel Subinspector)
Persons: 
Salcedo, Manuel de
Persons: 
Salcedo, Nemesio (Comandante General)
Persons: 
Foronda
Persons: 
Grimaret, Pedro (Brigadier)
Persons: 
Murphy, Diego
Persons: 
Wilkinson (General)
Persons: 
Gabriel (Vecino)
Persons: 
Davinport, Samuel
Persons: 
Ylibarvo, Jose (Comandante)
Persons: 
Bonavia, Bernardo
Places: 
Texas
Places: 
San Bernardo (Bahia)
Places: 
Guadalupe (Rio)
Places: 
San Antonio (Rio)
Places: 
Matagorda (Puerto)
Places: 
San Blas
Places: 
Havana
Places: 
Paniacola
Places: 
Roxo (Cavo)
Places: 
Misisipi (Rio)
Places: 
San Antonio (Villa)
Places: 
Monclova
Places: 
Monterrey
Places: 
Coahuila
Places: 
Chiguagua
Places: 
Bexar (Villa)
Places: 
Estados Unidos
Places: 
San Agustin
Places: 
Bolzon (Frontera)
Places: 
Luisiana
Places: 
Sabinas
Places: 
Grande (Rio)
Places: 
Azul (Lago)
Places: 
San Marcos (Rio)
Places: 
Colorado (Rio)
Places: 
Brazos (Rio)
Places: 
Nacogdoches (Puerto)
Places: 
Trinidad (Puerto)
Places: 
Atascosito (Puerto)
Places: 
Bahia del Espiritu Santo (Presidio)
Places: 
Nachitoches (Rio Colorado de)
Places: 
Francia
Places: 
Nuebo Orleans
Places: 
Saltillo
Places: 
Opuleza
Places: 
Riogrande
Places: 
Punta
Places: 
Bexar, San Fernando de
Places: 
Nechez (Rio)
Places: 
Angelinas (Aguas)
Places: 
Salcedo (Villa)
Places: 
Brasos (Rio)
Places: 
Nabdacos (Pueblo)
Places: 
Aynais (Pueblo)
Places: 
Adaes (Fuerte)
Places: 
Laurel (Arroyo)
Places: 
Nuevo Mexico
Places: 
Nacogdoches (Jurisdiccion)
Places: 
Veracruz
Places: 
Bayupier
Places: 
Ynglaterra
Ethnic Groups: 
Anglo-Americanos
Ethnic Groups: 
Yataseis
Ethnic Groups: 
Cados
Ethnic Groups: 
Nadacos
Ethnic Groups: 
Nadacodochitos
Ethnic Groups: 
Guihitas
Ethnic Groups: 
Yzcami
Ethnic Groups: 
Taboayases
Ethnic Groups: 
Aguajes
Ethnic Groups: 
Ais
Ethnic Groups: 
Ainais
Ethnic Groups: 
Texas
Ethnic Groups: 
Conchates
Ethnic Groups: 
Alivamo
Ethnic Groups: 
Alibamones
Ethnic Groups: 
Pazcabula
Ethnic Groups: 
Vidaiz
Ethnic Groups: 
Horcoquisac
Ethnic Groups: 
Tahuacanas
Ethnic Groups: 
Quichas
Ethnic Groups: 
Tancagues
Ethnic Groups: 
Tancahuos
Ethnic Groups: 
Cumanche
Ethnic Groups: 
Cuchanticas
Ethnic Groups: 
Carancahuases
Ethnic Groups: 
Cocos
Ethnic Groups: 
Lipanes
Ethnic Groups: 
Chato
Ethnic Groups: 
Bedayes
Ethnic Groups: 
Tahuyas
Ethnic Groups: 
Huichitas
Ethnic Groups: 
Aguichi
Ethnic Groups: 
Quiehais
Ethnic Groups: 
Yactus
Ethnic Groups: 
Adays
Ethnic Groups: 
Atayaques
Ethnic Groups: 
Franceses
Military Groups: 
Nuevo Reyno de Leon, Regimento de Caballeria del
Military Groups: 
Nuevo Santander, Regimento de Caballeria Provincial del
Military Groups: 
Texas, Regimento de
Military Groups: 
Coahila, Compania de
Military Groups: 
Coahuila, Regimento de
Military Groups: 
Trinidad, Tropas de
Military Groups: 
Nacogdoches, Tropas de
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 201 ff. 165-197
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 201 ff. 165-197
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Letters in ff. 169-176 bound backwards, but in order, blank, unnumbered folios not counted.
Reference Number: 
20100010
Rights: 
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