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Domingo Cabello (gobernador) to de Croix (comandante general). Concerns a visit by de meszieres and 25 tancagues.

Serial Number: 
300-01052
Title: 
Domingo Cabello (gobernador) to de Croix (comandante general). Concerns a visit by de meszieres and 25 tancagues.
Author(s): 
Cabello, Domingo (Gobernador)
Date: 
10-19-1779
Documentation: 
Bexar. October 19, 1779. 27p. Letter. Original. Signed. Dct September 25-October 19, 1779.
Summary: 
Concerns a visit by de Meszieres who was accompanied by 25 Tancagues. While those were there, some Lipanes arrived to visit Cabello. Lipanes camped 8 leagues from Bexar until Cabello gave Tancagues safe Passage to Rio Colorado. Mentions that strength of Bexar is weak and that vecinos had to make-up escort. Discusses ceremony in which Tancague chief, el Mocho was given a medal and baston and says he will be glad to do so for other chiefs from northern tribes. Discusses fire signals used by Lipanes and mentions that Meszieres had diarrhea. (R. Graham) (1979)
Persons: 
Meszieres, Atanasio de (Teniente Coronel)
Persons: 
Mocho (Capitan Tancague) Counbiera, Andres
Persons: 
Cubbelo, Joseph Antonio (Alcalde) Menchaca, Francisco
Persons: 
El Joyoso (Capitan Lipan)
Persons: 
Joseph Chiquito (Capitan Lipan)
Persons: 
De Croix
Persons: 
Cabello, Domingo (Gobernador)
Places: 
Bexar
Places: 
Colorado (Rio)
Places: 
Viejo (Punto)
Places: 
San Xavier (Camino)
Places: 
Guadalupe (Rio)
Places: 
Fierro (Loma)
Ethnic Groups: 
Tancagues
Ethnic Groups: 
Lipanes
Ethnic Groups: 
Taboayaseses
Ethnic Groups: 
Ouaes
Ethnic Groups: 
Taguacanes
First Location: 
AZU Film 4615 rl. 013 fr. 0533-0546
Original Location: 
TXU, Austin, Thc-Ba, rl. 013 fr. 0533-0546
Language: 
Spanish
Rights: 
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