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Carlos de Franquis Benites de Lugo al Marques de Torreblanca. Report concerning mismanagement and corrupt practices of governing officials in Texas.

Serial Number: 
300-00216
Title: 
Carlos de Franquis Benites de Lugo al Marques de Torreblanca. Report concerning mismanagement and corrupt practices of governing officials in Texas.
Author(s): 
Franquis Benites de Lugo, Carlos de
Date: 
08-26-1739
Documentation: 
Mexico (Ciudad). August 26, 1739. 28p. Letter. Copy. Dct March 1734-March 1739.
Summary: 
States that governor did not send clothes, food or soap to soldiers stationed in Texas and that he did not pay them. Also mentions that the French are established in Texas and that Spanish officials trade with them. (R. Graham) (1979)
Persons: 
Torreblanca, Marques de
Persons: 
Franquis Benites de Lugo, Carlos de
Persons: 
Gomendio, Domingo de
Persons: 
Sandenis, Luis de (Louis de St. Denis)
Persons: 
Cipriano, Ignacio (Padre)
Persons: 
Vallejo, Francisco (Padre)
Persons: 
Gonzales, Joseph (Theniente)
Persons: 
Sierra, Pedro de
Persons: 
Ximenez Caro, Francisco
Persons: 
Oliban, Juan de
Persons: 
Conquista, Duque de la
Persons: 
Briceno, Juan
Persons: 
Sandoval, Manuel de (Gobernador)
Persons: 
Alarcon, Francisco de
Persons: 
Vedoya, Pedro de
Persons: 
Bienville (Sieur de Bienville)
Places: 
Mexico (Ciudad)
Places: 
Adayz (Presidio)
Places: 
Texas (Provincia)
Places: 
Orleans
Places: 
Nachitoos (Presidio)
Places: 
Coahuila
Ethnic Groups: 
Franceses
First Location: 
AZU Film 4615 rl. 008 fr. 0619-0633
Original Location: 
TXU, Austin, Thc-Ba, rl. 008 fr. 0619-0633
Language: 
Spanish
Rights: 
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