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Certifications of Escalante's good work as comisionado at Bacoachi.

Serial Number: 
041-05204
Title: 
Certifications of Escalante's good work as comisionado at Bacoachi.
Author(s): 
Nava, Pedro de (Comandante General)
Author(s): 
Escalante, Leonardo de (Comisionado)
Author(s): 
Mata Binolas, Pedro de
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
11-01-1791
Date: 
03-07-1792
Documentation: 
Arispe, others. November 1, 1791 to March 7, 1792. 26p. Letters, signed.
Summary: 
Mention of search for missionary for Bacoachi Apaches; still funding problem. Escalante has store of corn, wheat seed he plans to ration weekly to Apaches, but grain has weevils (gorgojo la palomilla), other insects in it; longer he stores it, more is wasted by pests, mildew. Problems distributing grain. Letter relating services Escalante has performed in management of Bacoachi Apaches; all duties as comisionado described in detail. Echeagaray, others certify that Escalante speaks Apache, is honest, well-qualified. (A. Dean, may, 1989)
Persons: 
Xalisco, Santiago de (Padre)
Persons: 
Martinez, Juan Felipe (Fray)
Persons: 
Nava, Pedro de (Comandante General)
Persons: 
Revilla Gigedo, Conde de (Virrey)
Persons: 
Escalante, Leonarde de (Comisionado)
Persons: 
Corbalan, Pedro
Persons: 
Ugarte y Loyola, Jacobo (Comandante General)
Persons: 
Mata Binolas, Pedro de (Comandante Intendente)
Persons: 
Echeagaray, Manuel de Comandante Interino)
Persons: 
Medina, Roque de (Teniente Coronel)
Persons: 
Garcia, Pedro
Persons: 
Garrido, Pedro
Persons: 
Grimarest, Henrique de (Brigadier)
Places: 
Seris (Mision)
Places: 
Sonora
Places: 
San Carlos
Places: 
Pitic
Places: 
Horcasitas (Presidio)
Places: 
Bacoachi
Places: 
Aconchi (Mision)
Places: 
Banamichi (Mision)
Places: 
Ures (Mision)
Places: 
Matape (Mision)
Places: 
Onavas (Mision)
Places: 
Chihuahua
Places: 
San Bernardino, (Real Presidio)
Places: 
Santa Cruz (Presidio)
Places: 
Arispe
Places: 
Los Alamos (Real)
Ethnic Groups: 
Apaches
Ethnic Groups: 
Chiricaguis
Ethnic Groups: 
Seris
Military Groups: 
Horcasitas, Compania Presidial de
Military Groups: 
Sonora, Armas de
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 235 ff. 194-206 (Approx)
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 235 ff. 194-206 (Appro
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Folios not numbered, part of some pages lost in gutter.
Reference Number: 
23500009
Rights: 
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