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Juan Baptista de Anza al senor don Juan de Pineda. Sobre actividades contra los Seris, Pimas y Apaches.

Serial Number: 
180-00012
Title: 
Juan Baptista de Anza al senor don Juan de Pineda. Sobre actividades contra los Seris, Pimas y Apaches.
Author(s): 
Anza, Juan Baptista de (Capitan)
Date: 
10-31-1770
Documentation: 
Sombrerete. October 31, 1770. 3p. Letter. Transcription.
Summary: 
Regarding a 28 day expedition- only killed 4 Seris; encountered very few Pimas (some 10 families living in pairs, and very frightened of the troops); found some Piatos in the canyon el Diablo y Loreto, killed 2 men and 2 women; used Suaquis as guides. Also notes a placer strike at Nacameri. Asks for the total restitution of forces at Tubac and Terrenate, or at least 50 soldiers that are badly needed in campaigns against Apaches. (R. Perez) (1977)
Persons: 
Anza, Juan Baptista de (Capitan)
Persons: 
Pineda, Juan de (Coronel)
Places: 
Sombrerete (?)
Places: 
Buenavista (Sierra)
Places: 
El Diablo y Loreto (Canon)
Places: 
Nacameri (Pueblo y Canon)
Places: 
Tubac (Presidio)
Places: 
Terrenate (Presidio)
Ethnic Groups: 
Seris
Ethnic Groups: 
Pimas
Ethnic Groups: 
Piatos
Ethnic Groups: 
Suaquis
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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