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Padre Joseph Xavier de Molina al padre provincial. Letter concerning Yaqui revolt.

Serial Number: 
300-00042
Title: 
Padre Joseph Xavier de Molina al padre provincial. Letter concerning Yaqui revolt.
Author(s): 
Molina, Joseph Xavier de (Padre)
Date: 
06-23-1740
Documentation: 
Cucurpe. June 23, 1740. Letter. Original. Signed.
Summary: 
Describes chaos in Sonora following outbreak of Yaqui revolt, including Huidobro's flight, failure to defend province. Notes missionary efforts to keep Pima Bajos in line. Describes revolt as nothing more than cosa ridicula, y juego de indios at first, but failure of Spanish soldiers to quell it made it grow. Mentions Pima Bajo revolt in Cerro Prieto. Notes that Seris never have been subjugated, and that el placer de Perlas entre la Isla de Tyburon, y esta Costa, no Se beneficia Por miedo de los Seris. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons: 
Marciano, Luis (Padre)
Persons: 
Perera, Nicolas de (Padre)
Persons: 
Calixto, Juan (Yaqui Rebel Leader)
Persons: 
Molina, Joseph Xavier de (Padre)
Places: 
Tecoripa (Pueblo)
Places: 
Baroyeca
Places: 
Cedros (Real)
Places: 
Santa Ana (Real)
Places: 
Batemareco (Real)
Places: 
Arivechi (Pueblo)
Places: 
Cerro Prieto
Places: 
Tiburon (Isla) Ostimuri (Provincia)
Places: 
Sinaloa (Provincia)
Places: 
Sonora (Provincia)
Ethnic Groups: 
Yaquis
Ethnic Groups: 
Mayos
Ethnic Groups: 
Pimas Bajas
Ethnic Groups: 
Pimas Altas
Ethnic Groups: 
Seris
First Location: 
TXU, Lat. Amer. Col. Wbs no. 0902 pp. 097-101
Original Location: 
TXU, Austin, Lac, Wbs no. 0902 pp. 097-101
Language: 
Spanish
Rights: 
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