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Series of documents concerning fever contracted by soldiers at Espiritu Santo.

Serial Number: 
041-05318
Title: 
Series of documents concerning fever contracted by soldiers at Espiritu Santo.
Author(s): 
Perez, Ygnacio (Capitan)
Author(s): 
Arredondo, Joaquin de (Comandante General)
Author(s): 
Pages, Miguel (Cirujano Mayor)
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
10-10-1816
Date: 
12-31-1816
Documentation: 
Bexar, Monterrey. October 10 - December 31, 1816. 15p. Letters. Signed, copies, originals.
Summary: 
Documents concerning violent fever contracted by soldiers at Espiritu Santo. Fearing an epidemic that would cripple Spanish forces during critical campaign against insurrection, Arredondo petitions virrey for immediate medical attention. Suspects that illness introduced by Indians crossing from U.s. territory. Includes fascinating inventory of medicines ordered for treatment. (A. Tukey, October 1988)
Persons: 
Arredondo, Joaquin de (Comandante General)
Persons: 
Reyes, Jose (Medico)
Persons: 
Borrego, Pedro
Persons: 
Pages, Miguel (Cirujano Amyor)
Persons: 
Campo, Pedro Simon del
Persons: 
Castaneda, Juan de (Capitan)
Persons: 
Perez, Ygnacio
Places: 
Coahuila
Places: 
Rexas
Places: 
Espiritu Santo (Bahia)
Places: 
Bahia
Places: 
Bexar
Places: 
Matagorda (Puerto)
Places: 
Rio Grande (Presidio)
Places: 
Laredo
Places: 
Estados Unidos
Ethnic Groups: 
Lipanes
Military Groups: 
Bahia, Compania de la
Military Groups: 
Espiritu Santo, Compania de
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 239 ff. 312-320 exp. 2
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 239 ff. 312-320 exp. 2
Language: 
Spanish
Reference Number: 
23900035
Rights: 
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