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Baron de Ripperda. Hearing into conduct of Baron de Ripperda and his lieutenant Bernardo Fernandez.

Serial Number: 
300-00954
Title: 
Baron de Ripperda. Hearing into conduct of Baron de Ripperda and his lieutenant Bernardo Fernandez.
Author(s): 
Ripperda, Baron de (Coronel)
Date: 
07-15-1779
Date: 
09-01-1779
Documentation: 
San Antonio de Bexar. July 15-September 1, 1779. 57p. Residencia. Copy.
Summary: 
Residencia-style hearing conducted by Cabello. Reveals that Ripperda overcharged as much as 100-200 percent in sale of rations, and that he forced the sale of useless items on soldiers. Also discusses punishment of soldiers. Furthermore, there is mention of the fact that Ripperda escorted a party of English to Natchitoches. (R. Graham) (1979)
Places: 
Texas (Provincia)
Places: 
San Antonio de Bexar (Presidio)
Places: 
Saltillo
Places: 
El Cibolo (Fuerte)
Places: 
Grande (Rio)
Places: 
San Antonio (Mision)
Places: 
Natchitoches
Places: 
Los Adaes (Presidio)
Ethnic Groups: 
Ingleses
First Location: 
AZU Film 4615 rl. 013 fr. 0155-0183
Original Location: 
TXU, Austin, Thc-Ba, rl. 013 fr. 0155-0183
Language: 
Spanish
Rights: 
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