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Juan Baptista de Escalante. Oporations in the war which is being waged against the rebellious Indians.

Serial Number: 
100-01242
Title: 
Juan Baptista de Escalante. Oporations in the war which is being waged against the rebellious Indians.
Author(s): 
Escalante, Juan Baptista de (Alferez)
Date: 
01-29-1700
Documentation: 
Toapa. January 29, 1700. 49p. Informe. Transcription.
Summary: 
Field notes of a military expedition taken in response to conflict between Seris, and Tepocas. Good ethnographic info- battle techniques, poisoned arrows, reed boats, some population and baptismal statistics. Much documentation of conflicts between Seris and Tepocas. Accounts of Spanish executions of murderers. Also, unsuccessful efforts to reduce Salineros. (folder also contains certifications by Bartiromo and Linse, as well as another set of field notes by Escalante dated 4/20/1700, which appears elsewhere in DRSW master). (R. Perez) (1977)
Persons: 
Escalante, Juan Baptista de (Alferez)
Persons: 
Gironsa Petris Crusate, Domingo (Gobernador)
Persons: 
Bartiromo, Melchor de (S.J.)
Persons: 
German, Joseph (Indio Gobernador de Toapa)
Persons: 
Linse, Nicholas (Capitan y Alcalde Mayor)
Persons: 
Casama, Lorenso (Indio Gobernador de los Tepocas)
Persons: 
Gila, Adamo (Rector, S.J.)
Persons: 
Siron, Manuel (Indio Gobernador de los Angeles)
Persons: 
Kino, Eusebio Francisco (S.J.)
Places: 
Toapa (Mision)
Places: 
Santa Maria Magdalena
Places: 
Cucurpe (Mision)
Places: 
Sinaloa (Provincia)
Places: 
San Joseph de Opodepe
Places: 
El Pitiquin
Places: 
Santa Maria del Populo
Places: 
Nacamari
Places: 
San Francisco Xavier de los Cocomacaques
Places: 
los Angeles
Places: 
Chupisonora (Valle)
Places: 
Jetobavi (Rancheria)
Places: 
California (Provincia)
Places: 
Sotovabi
Ethnic Groups: 
Tepocas
Ethnic Groups: 
Egues
Ethnic Groups: 
Seris
Ethnic Groups: 
Salineros
Ethnic Groups: 
Toapas
Ethnic Groups: 
Cocomacaques
Ethnic Groups: 
Pimas
Ethnic Groups: 
Chichimecos
First Location: 
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0205 folder 001
Original Location: 
AP, Parral.
Language: 
Spanish
Rights: 
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