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Letter from virrey to Corbalan concerning deplorable conditions that exist in Sonora.

Serial Number: 
041-05136
Title: 
Letter from virrey to Corbalan concerning deplorable conditions that exist in Sonora.
Author(s): 
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria (Virrey)
Date: 
04-04-1772
Documentation: 
April 4, 1772. 4pp. Minutas de cartas. Unsigned. Condition of those provinces (i.e. Sonora), in which Bucareli mentions various problems such as business practices of unscrupulous comerciantes espanoles, negros y pardos; depopulation of placer mines, land tenure and grazing rights problems, etc., discusses how indian population is adversely affected by abovementioned issues; orders sastre, Corbalan, to do everything in their power to correct these abuses. (J. H. Ochs, February 1988)
Persons: 
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria (Virrey)
Persons: 
Sastre, Matheo (Gobernador)
Persons: 
Corbalan, Pedro (Intendente)
Places: 
Sarache (Real)
Places: 
Alamos (Real)
Places: 
Sonora
Ethnic Groups: 
Negros
Ethnic Groups: 
Pardos
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 232 ff. 252-254
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 232 ff. 252-254
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Documents unfoliated.
Reference Number: 
23200048
Rights: 
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