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Angel Martos y Navarrete al Marques de las Amarillas. Description of geography of area in Texas.

Serial Number: 
300-00283
Title: 
Angel Martos y Navarrete al Marques de las Amarillas. Description of geography of area in Texas.
Author(s): 
Martos y Navarrete, Angel (Gobernador)
Date: 
12-06-1759
Documentation: 
Los adaes and San Augustin de Ahumada. December 6, 1759. Copy.
Summary: 
Governor of Texas writes to the viceroy describing area around Santa Rosa and orconzito creek, during a trip to consider fray Abad's petition to establish a presidio in the region. Excellent description of distances, wildlife, plant life, I.e. necessary requirements for establishing of mission. (M. Bowman) (1979)
Persons: 
Martos y Navarrete, Angel (Gobernador)
Persons: 
Barrio y Jauregui, Jacinto del
Persons: 
Rio, Domingo del
Persons: 
Abad, Joseph (Fray)
Persons: 
Blampen, (Frances)
Persons: 
Amarrilas, Marques de las (Virrey)
Places: 
Santa Rosa
Places: 
La Bahia
Places: 
Trinidad (Rio)
Places: 
Orconzitos (Charcos)
Places: 
Guazagualcos
Places: 
San Augustin de Ahumada
Ethnic Groups: 
Vidais
Ethnic Groups: 
Orcoquizas
First Location: 
AZU Film 4615 rl. 009 fr. 0861-0867
Original Location: 
TXU, Austin, Thc-Ba, rl. 009 fr. 0861-0867
Language: 
Spanish
Rights: 
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