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Juan Baptista de Anza al senor theniente coronel don Juan de Pineda. Sobre la entrada de la sierra Florida.

Serial Number: 
180-00002
Title: 
Juan Baptista de Anza al senor theniente coronel don Juan de Pineda. Sobre la entrada de la sierra Florida.
Author(s): 
Anza, Juan Baptista de (Capitan)
Date: 
03-17-1766
Documentation: 
Tucab. March 17, 1766. 4p. Letter. Transcription.
Summary: 
Expedition to find the most favorable corridor through the Sierra Florida. Encountered 100 enemies (Apaches) with their families; entered into battle, wounding many. Caught another group with an infinite harvest of Mescal, they attacked, killing one Apache. Expedition hit by grave epidemic. During that time, Apaches raided San Xavier, stealing all 300 Head of livestock. (R. Perez) (1977)
Persons: 
Anza, Juan Baptista de (Capitan)
Persons: 
Pineda, Juan de (Teniente Coronel)
Persons: 
Vildosola (Capitan)
Places: 
Tubac (Presidio)
Places: 
Fronteras (Presidio)
Places: 
Terrenate (Presidio)
Places: 
Sobaipuri (Rio)
Places: 
San Christoval (Playa)
Places: 
Florida (Sierra)
Places: 
Gila (Rio)
Places: 
San Simon
Places: 
San Marzial
Places: 
San Vissente (Sierra)
Places: 
Babocomari
Places: 
San Xavier del Bac (Mision)
Ethnic Groups: 
Pimas
Ethnic Groups: 
Sobaipuris
Ethnic Groups: 
Apaches
First Location: 
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0231
Original Location: 
BN, Mexico, Leg. 0053
Language: 
Spanish
Rights: 
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