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Correspondence between Bonavia and comandante general regarding border defense plan, troops and logistics discussed.

Serial Number: 
041-04477
Title: 
Correspondence between Bonavia and comandante general regarding border defense plan, troops and logistics discussed.
Author(s): 
Herrera, Simon de
Author(s): 
Herrera, Pedro de (Gobernador)
Author(s): 
Salcedo, Namesio
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
04-25-1809
Date: 
05-16-1810
Documentation: 
Bexar, chihuagua, Monterrey. April 25, 1809-May 16, 1810. 30p. Letters. Originals, signed, copies.
Summary: 
Series of correspondence regarding necessity of stepping up military on border with Luisiana due to U.s. aggression; artillery and infantry crucial to border defense plan offered by Bonavia; plan for troop mobilization and military supply routes climate, economy, population, terrain, cost of troop upkeep; question of what to do with anglos living on Spanish land as foreigners (deport them? Leave them alone?); interesting Series of documents. (D. J. McClelland, July 1989)
Persons: 
Bonavia, Bernardo (Brigadier)
Persons: 
Herrera y Leiba, Simon de (Teniente Coronel)(Gobernador)
Persons: 
Salcedo, Nemesio (Comandante General)
Persons: 
Forzida, Valentin de
Persons: 
Cordero, Antonio (Coronel)
Persons: 
Espanger (Capitan)
Persons: 
Wilkinson (General)
Persons: 
Paiker (Capitan)
Persons: 
Velasco, Francisco
Persons: 
Herrera, Pedro de (Gobernador)
Persons: 
Roysiela (?), Manuel
Persons: 
Onis, Luis de (Plenipotenciario)
Persons: 
Fernando Septimo (Rey)
Persons: 
Cros, Miguel
Persons: 
Calleja
Places: 
Nuevo Leon
Places: 
Estados Unidos
Places: 
Matagorda (Puerto)
Places: 
Veracruz
Places: 
San Bernardo (Bahia)
Places: 
Nacogdoches (Territorio y Pueblo)
Places: 
Vallupier
Places: 
Luisiana
Places: 
Conichi (Puesto)
Places: 
Colorado (Rio)
Places: 
Sabinas (Rio)
Places: 
Misuri
Places: 
Nuevo Mexico
Places: 
Bexar, San Antonio de
Places: 
Chihuagua
Places: 
Monterrey
Places: 
Saltillo
Places: 
San Carlos (Villa)
Places: 
San Luis Potosi
Places: 
Bexar, San Fernando de
Places: 
Ynglaterra
Ethnic Groups: 
Anglo-Americanos
Ethnic Groups: 
Franceses
Military Groups: 
San Luis, Reximento Provincial de Dragones de
Military Groups: 
San Carlos, Reximento Provincial de Dragones de
Military Groups: 
Nuevo Santander, Companias Veteranas de la Colonia del
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 201 ff. 212-226
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 201 ff. 212-226
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Letter f. 221 bound backwards, out of order.
Reference Number: 
20100014
Rights: 
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