The University of Arizona
Skip to Content

Descripcion de las particularidados de la poblazion del passo del Rio del norte.

Serial Number: 
180-00014
Title: 
Descripcion de las particularidados de la poblazion del passo del Rio del norte.
Date: 
09-01-1773
Documentation: 
El Paso del Rio del Norte. September 1, 1773. 5p. Informe. Transcription.
Summary: 
Description of El Paso by an unnamed citizen. Gives location via coordinants and landmarks. Lists missions and Indians (Mansos now extinct; Indians and Spanish mixed in their habitation). Detailed description of irrigation. Very detailed description of agriculture (including types and quality of crops). Population statistics. Commerce. Exchange Rate (silver to pesos). Scarcity of Ganado mayor and mayor; abundance of fish (described in detail). Lists diesmos. (R. Perez) (1977)
Places: 
El Paso del Rio del Norte
Places: 
Las Minas (Cerro)
Places: 
Nuestra Senora de Guadalupe (Mision)
Places: 
San Jose del Paso (Mision)
Places: 
San Lorenzo El Real (Mision)
Places: 
Senecu (Mision)
Places: 
La Ysleta (Mision)
Places: 
El Socorro (Mision)
Places: 
Nuevo Mexico
Ethnic Groups: 
Mansos
Ethnic Groups: 
Piros
Ethnic Groups: 
Pimas
Ethnic Groups: 
Sumas
Ethnic Groups: 
Genizaros
Ethnic Groups: 
Comanches
Ethnic Groups: 
Apaches
First Location: 
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0231
Original Location: 
BN, Mexico, Leg. 0053
Language: 
Spanish
Rights: 
To request a full text document please contact the original or first location repository; if a citation reads “AZU Film” please submit the citation to Askddt@u.library.arizona.edu or phone 520-621-6438.