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Letters concerning Gabiola's appointment as gobernador interino of New Mexico

Serial Number: 
041-05659
Title: 
Letters concerning Gabiola's appointment as gobernador interino of New Mexico
Author(s): 
Bonavia, Bernardo de (Comandante General)
Author(s): 
Gabiola, Juan Jose (Capitan de Cazadores)
Date: 
12-02-1816
Date: 
02-22-1817
Documentation: 
Durango, Mexico. December 2, 1816-February 22, 1817. 11p. Letters. Originals. Signed.
Summary: 
Gabiola seeks appointment as gobernador Interino of Nuevo Santander. Noting scarcity of qualified personnel, however, Bonavia suggests Gabiola be appointed gobernador Interino of Nueva Mexico instead. States that most frontier military personnel lack skills, experience to combat invasion of disciplined army. Notes that Anglo-Americans threatening Texas and could threaten Nueva Mexico as well. Points out that talented frontier leaders like Urrea, Garcia de Texada, Lopez have already been transferred south. (T. Sheridan, March 1990)
Persons: 
Gabiola, Juan Jose (Capitan de Cazadores)(Gobernador Interino)
Persons: 
Bonavia, Bernardo de (Comandante General)
Persons: 
Urrea, Mariano (Teniente Coronel)
Persons: 
Garcia de Texada, Antonio (Gobernador)
Persons: 
Lopez, Jose (Teniente Coronel)
Persons: 
Maynes, Alberto (Teniente Coronel)
Places: 
Zacatecas (Provincia)
Places: 
San Luis (Provincia)
Places: 
Texas (Provincia)
Places: 
Nuevo Mexico (Provincia)
Places: 
Durango
Places: 
Nuevo Santander
Places: 
Luisiana
Ethnic Groups: 
Anglo-Americanos
Military Groups: 
Fernando, Regimiento Infanteria de
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 255 ff. 006-017 (Approx)
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 255 ff. 006-017 (Appro
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Unfoliated Volume. Some duplication of documents. Series begins with phrase como los oficiales de stas Provincias Internas se crian y pasan su vida ...
Reference Number: 
25500002
Rights: 
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