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Capitan Joseph Joaquin de Arrillega. Diary of the explorations made by the capitan of Loreto on the frontier.

Serial Number: 
230-00040
Title: 
Capitan Joseph Joaquin de Arrillega. Diary of the explorations made by the capitan of Loreto on the frontier.
Author(s): 
Arrillega, Jose Joaquin de (Capitan)
Date: 
12-09-1796
Documentation: 
San vicente. December 9, 1796. 70p.
Summary: 
Account of explorations near the Colorado River. Describes vegetation (esp. Trees, cacti). Discusses the feasability of agriculture and livestock in various locales. Some Indian population figures. Some ethnographic information- gathered foods; seasonal habitation; fenced in dancing area; squash preserved by drying; a reference to bow and arrow Indians. Also contains account of an attack on the troops near the mouth of the Colorado. (R. Perez) (1977)
Persons: 
Arrillega, Jose Joaquin de (Capitan of Loreto)
Persons: 
Fages, Pedro (Gobernador)
Places: 
San Vicente (Mision)
Places: 
Loreto (Presidio)
Places: 
San Luis
Places: 
San Fernando (Mision)
Places: 
Santa Catalina (Mountains)
Places: 
Sierra Grande (Mountains)
Places: 
Colorado (Rio)
Places: 
Agua Caliente
Places: 
Trinidad (Plains)
Places: 
San Luis (Or los Cochos)
Places: 
Nuestra Senora del Pilar
Places: 
San Pedro Martir (Mision)
Places: 
San Felipe de Jesus (Port)
Places: 
San Salvador
Places: 
Jesus Maria (Valle)
Places: 
Santa Ysabel
Places: 
San Miguel (Mision)
Places: 
Santo Tomas (Mision)
Places: 
la Laguna (Valle)
Places: 
San Rafael (Arroyo)
Places: 
San Diego (Presidio)
Places: 
la Laguna de Santa Eulalia
Ethnic Groups: 
Playanos
Ethnic Groups: 
Yumas
Ethnic Groups: 
Colorados
First Location: 
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0341 pp. 0001-0070
Original Location: 
CU-BANC. C-B 0840 no. 341 Pp. 0001-0070
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Translated by N.V. Sanchez.
Rights: 
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