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Geographic defense-plan reports from Bazquez Borrego (elder) to Escandon.

Serial Number: 
041-05548
Title: 
Geographic defense-plan reports from Bazquez Borrego (elder) to Escandon.
Author(s): 
Basquez Borrega, Joseph (Elder)(Capitan)
Author(s): 
Escandon, Joseph de (Coronel)
Author(s): 
Gorraez, Joseph de
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
07-26-1750
Date: 
08-01-1757
Documentation: 
Nuevo Santander, Coahuila. July 26, 1750 toAugust 1, 1757. Informes. Transcribed, few signed.
Summary: 
Gathered, transcribed documents discussing possible locations in Nuebo Santander, Coahuila for new presidios or relocation of old ones. Problem finding sites with sufficient water, defensible. Letters span 7 years but all very similar; lots of information on geography, distances between places, locations of Arroyos and Rios, places suitable for livestock, etc. (A. Dean, March 1990)
Persons: 
Escandon, Joseph de (Coronel)
Persons: 
Gonzalez de Pandes, Pedro
Persons: 
Vasquez Borrego, Joseph (Younger)
Persons: 
Basquez Borrego, Joseph (Elder) (Capitan)
Persons: 
San Pedro de El Alamo, Conde de
Persons: 
Borrego, Juan
Persons: 
Guevara, Joseph de
Persons: 
Ladron de Guevara, Antonio (Capitan)
Persons: 
Moctezuma, Juan Elias (Teniente)
Persons: 
Nazario Ximenez, Nicolas
Persons: 
Martines, Vicente
Persons: 
Altamirano, Antonio
Persons: 
Barrada, Diego Joseph de la (Alferez)
Persons: 
Sanchez, Thomas
Persons: 
Garza, Xavier de
Persons: 
Salinas, Miguel
Persons: 
Revilla Gigedo, Conde de
Persons: 
Noriega, Melchor de
Persons: 
Morales, Antonio Vizente
Persons: 
Gorraez, Joseph de
Persons: 
Saenz, Santiago
Persons: 
Arzila, Joseph de
Places: 
Seno Mexicano (Provincia)
Places: 
Norte (Rio)
Places: 
Sierragorda
Places: 
Alamo, Nuestra Senora de San Juan del Nuevo Santander (Hacienda)
Places: 
Pasaje, Pura y Limpia Concepsion de El (Presidio)
Places: 
Coaguila (Provincia)
Places: 
Leon, Nuevo Reyno de
Places: 
Garza, Miguel de la (Paso)
Places: 
Cantaro (Paso)
Places: 
Santa Anna (Canada)
Places: 
Sal, Arroyo de (Canada)
Places: 
Queretaro, Santiago de (Ciudad)
Places: 
Espiritu Santo, Bahia del (Presidio)
Places: 
Santa Dorotea (Mision)(A.K.A. Bahia)
Places: 
Valmazeda (Villa)
Places: 
Vedoya (Villa)
Places: 
Nuezes, Rio de las (Presidio)
Places: 
Revilla (Villa)
Places: 
Jacinto (Paso)
Places: 
Camargo (Villa)
Places: 
Santa Rosa (Presidio)
Places: 
San Juan Baptista (Presidio)
Places: 
Dolores, Nuestra Senora de los
Places: 
Cinco Senores (Villa)
Places: 
Nueva Galicia
Places: 
Aguanabal (Rio)
Places: 
Guadalajara
Places: 
Sacramento, Santa Rosa Maria del (Presidio)
Places: 
Rio Grande, San Juan Baptista del (Presidio)
Places: 
Saltillo
Places: 
Cabras (Hacienda)
Places: 
Quatro Zienegas (Puerto)
Places: 
Guasteca (Costa)
Places: 
Tampico (Puerto)
Places: 
Vejar, Bahia de San Antonio de (Presidio)
Places: 
Adais, San Francisco Xavier de los (Presidio)
Places: 
Bahia (Presidio)(A.K.A. Santa Dorotea)
Places: 
Alamo (Hacienda)
Places: 
Avajo (Rio)
Places: 
La Sal (Paso)
Places: 
Nuebo Santader (Pueblo)
Places: 
Mier
Ethnic Groups: 
Tovosos
Military Groups: 
Queretaro, Santiago de, Regimiento de
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 249 ff. 189-211 exp.19, part 1
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 249 ff. 189-211 exp. 19
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Bottoms cut off of several folios.
Reference Number: 
24900016
Rights: 
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