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Virrey Duque de la Conquista al gobernador Prudencio de Oribio Basterra. Letter from viceroy concerning French-Spanish relations in Texas.

Serial Number: 
290-00011
Title: 
Virrey Duque de la Conquista al gobernador Prudencio de Oribio Basterra. Letter from viceroy concerning French-Spanish relations in Texas.
Author(s): 
Conquista, Duque de la (Virrey)
Date: 
02-03-1741
Documentation: 
Mexico. February 3, 1741. Letter. Transcription.
Summary: 
Discusses need to trade for foodstuffs with French at Nachites, since land around Adaes presidio unsuitable for cultivation and Saltillo too far away. French deserters to be sent promptly to Mexico. Winthuysen appointed gobernador. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons: 
Winthuysen, Tomas
Persons: 
Oribio Basterra, Prudencio de (Gobernador de Texas)
Persons: 
Conquista, Duque de la (Virrey)
Places: 
Saltillo (Villa)
Places: 
Nachites (French Fort)
Places: 
Adaes (Presidio)
Places: 
Mexico (Ciudad)
Ethnic Groups: 
Franceses
First Location: 
TXU, Tex. Hist. Ctr. Nacogdoches arch. 2q292 839 v. 001 pp. 087-089
Original Location: 
TXA, Nacodoches, Texas.
Language: 
Spanish
Rights: 
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