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Padre Nicolas de Perera al padre Marcos de Somoza. Letter concerning Seris on Tiburon island.

Serial Number: 
060-00273
Title: 
Padre Nicolas de Perera al padre Marcos de Somoza. Letter concerning Seris on Tiburon island.
Author(s): 
Perera, Nicolas de (S.J.)
Date: 
09-11-1729
Documentation: 
Populo. September 11, 1729. 5p. Letter. Original. Signed.
Summary: 
Excellent description of Tiburon Island- its fauna, Flora, Seri use of eel grass, nearby pearl placers. Notes Spanish expedition to mainland coast opposite Tiburon and peaceful reduction of Tiburon Seris to San Miguel missions. Perera a champion of the Island Seri. Superb document. (T. Sheridan) (1978)
Persons: 
Perera, Nicolas de (S.J.)
Persons: 
Somoza, Marcos de (S.J.)
Places: 
Nuestra Senora del Populo (Pueblo)
Places: 
Carriza (Puesto)
Places: 
Bacuachi
Places: 
Tiburon (Isla)
Ethnic Groups: 
Seris
Ethnic Groups: 
Tiburones
First Location: 
AZTM. Jesuit Hist. Inst. Amer. Div., Tucson. Mf. 03-C-06
Original Location: 
AHH, Mexico, Temporalidades, Leg. 0017 no. 045
Other Location: 
MOSU. Mf. Jesuitica. 10464
Language: 
Spanish
Rights: 
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