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Fray Francisco Hidalgo and fray Manuel Castellano al padre fray Pedro Mesquia. Letter from Franciscans in Texas noting need for military escort of 100 soldiers.

Serial Number: 
210-00023
Title: 
Fray Francisco Hidalgo and fray Manuel Castellano al padre fray Pedro Mesquia. Letter from Franciscans in Texas noting need for military escort of 100 soldiers.
Author(s): 
Hidalgo, Francisco (Fray)
Author(s): 
Castellano, Manuel (Fray)
Date: 
10-06-1716
Documentation: 
N.p. October 6, 1716. Copy.
Summary: 
Franciscans discuss Texas Indian tribes they are attempting to missionize, including Texas Indians, who are described as ydolattras, tienen Casas de adoracion, y el Fuego Perpetuo en la Casa Principal del ydolo (pg. 189). Request detachment of 100 soldiers be stationed among them. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons: 
Sanchez, Benito (OFM)
Persons: 
Margil, Antonio (OFM)
Persons: 
Ramon, Domingo (Capitan)
Persons: 
Hidalgo, Francisco (Fray)
Persons: 
Castellano, Manuel (Fray)
Persons: 
Mesquia, Pedro (Padre)
Places: 
San Francisco de los Texas (Mision)
Places: 
Texas (Provincia)
Ethnic Groups: 
Nabeidachos
Ethnic Groups: 
Neichas
Ethnic Groups: 
Nacahaos
Ethnic Groups: 
Naconos
Ethnic Groups: 
Cadodachos
Ethnic Groups: 
Nacitos
Ethnic Groups: 
Nadecos
Ethnic Groups: 
Naquises
Ethnic Groups: 
Panis
First Location: 
TXU, Tex. Hist. Ctr. Arch. S. Fran. El grande 2q248 835 v. 008 pp. 188-191
Original Location: 
BNM, Mexico, Arch. S. Fran. El Grande
Language: 
Spanish
Rights: 
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