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Padre Silvestre Velez de Escalante to padre Juan Augustin de Morfi. Descripcion de la subvelacion de 1680 en Nuevo Mexico.

Serial Number: 
250-00075
Title: 
Padre Silvestre Velez de Escalante to padre Juan Augustin de Morfi. Descripcion de la subvelacion de 1680 en Nuevo Mexico.
Author(s): 
Velez de Escalante, Silvestre (Padre)
Date: 
04-02-1778
Documentation: 
Letter. Original. Signed. Santa Fe. April 2, 1778. 8.
Summary: 
Recounts in some detail the 1680 Indian revolt in New Mexico. Details on prevailing conditions, the uprising, efforts to quell the unrest, and final victory in 1692. Also, some remarks on Indians in 1778 and on local conditions. Calls for additional priests in Gran Quivera. (J. Grusin) (1976)
Persons: 
Otermin
Persons: 
Vargas, Diego de
Persons: 
Velez de Escalante, Silvestre (Padre)
Persons: 
Morfi, Juan Agustin
Places: 
Santa Fe
Places: 
Taos
Places: 
Norte (Rio del)
Places: 
Isleta
Places: 
Texas
Places: 
Pecos (Rio)
Places: 
Salado (Rio)
Places: 
Tia
Places: 
Gran Quirira
Ethnic Groups: 
Tehuas
Ethnic Groups: 
Abos
Ethnic Groups: 
Tumanas
Ethnic Groups: 
Apaches
Ethnic Groups: 
Tanos
Ethnic Groups: 
Conchos
Ethnic Groups: 
Julimenos
Ethnic Groups: 
Cholomos
First Location: 
Newberry Library, Chicago. Ayer ms. 1084.
Original Location: 
NL, Chicago, Ayer Ms. 1084
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Trans. To published in land of sunshine March to April 1900, pp. 247-250, 309-314.
Rights: 
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