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Concerning gold claims at Cieneguilla.

Serial Number: 
041-05476
Title: 
Concerning gold claims at Cieneguilla.
Author(s): 
Fueros, Pedro (Teniente)
Author(s): 
Corvalan, Pedro (Intendente)
Date: 
06-30-1772
Date: 
01-04-1773
Documentation: 
Cieneguilla. June 30, 1772 to January 4, 1773. 28p. Informes. Signed.
Summary: 
Fueros reports very rich gold deposit at Cieneguilla. Too hot, not enough water to work claims in June, July, but plans to have workers in mine 24 hours a day when conditions improve. Corbalan dispatches troops to Chihuahua apparently to guard transport of gold. Mentions establishing Villa at Cieneguilla with church, houses, jail, etc. Discusses costs of operation. (A. Dean, August 1989)
Persons: 
Corvalan, Pedro (Intendente)
Persons: 
Aguirre, Francisco Antonio
Persons: 
Fueros, Pedro (Teniente)
Persons: 
Carracedo
Persons: 
Berdugo (Sargento)
Persons: 
Bellido, Francisco (Teniente)
Persons: 
Croix, Marques de
Persons: 
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria (Fray)
Persons: 
Echeveste, Juan Joseph de
Persons: 
Pol, Antonio (Capitan)
Persons: 
Sastre, Matheo (Gobernador)
Persons: 
Morales, Jose
Persons: 
Areches
Places: 
Cieneguilla
Places: 
Sonora
Places: 
San Juan del Rio
Places: 
Argamasas
Places: 
Poniente
Places: 
Chiguagua
Places: 
Manuel San Miguel
Places: 
Altar (Presidio)
Places: 
Baroyeca (Real)
Places: 
Guadalaxara
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 245 Part II, ff. 323-336
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 245 Part II, ff. 323-3
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Folios not chronological, out of order, part of some pages lost in gutter; ff.332, 334 duplicated.
Reference Number: 
24500024
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