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Fray Francisco Hidalgo. Testimony of fray Joseph Gonzalez concerning events at San Antonio presidio.

Serial Number: 
210-00034
Title: 
Fray Francisco Hidalgo. Testimony of fray Joseph Gonzalez concerning events at San Antonio presidio.
Author(s): 
Hidalgo, Francisco (Fray)
Date: 
01-14-1724
Documentation: 
San Antonio de Valero. January 14, 1724. Copy.
Summary: 
Fray Hidalgo takes testimony of fray Gonzalez concerning Apache peace negotiations and his dispute with capitan Flores. Fray Gonzalez emphasizes poor state of presidio, including lack of supplies, arms, horses, trained men, and notes widespread illness among presidial soldiers throughout Texas. For these reasons, he believed it necessary to deal with Apaches diplomatically. Capitan Flores deposition also included. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons: 
Flores, Nicolas (Capitan de San Antonio Presidio)
Persons: 
Gonzalez, Joseph (O.F.M.)
Persons: 
Hidalgo, Francisco (O.F.M.)
Places: 
San Antonio de Valero (Presidio)
Places: 
Texas (Provincia)
Places: 
Espiritu Santo (Bahia)
Places: 
Espiritu Santo (Presidio)
Places: 
Adaes (Presidio)
Ethnic Groups: 
Apaches
First Location: 
TXU, Tex. Hist. Ctr. Arch. S. Fran. El grande 2q248 835 v. 010 pp. 118-123
Original Location: 
BNM, Mexico, Arch. S. Fran. El Grande
Language: 
Spanish
Rights: 
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