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Domingo Cabello to Jose Antonio Rengel. Failure to establish mission for Indians, due to French activities on the Angelina river.

Serial Number: 
300-01580
Title: 
Domingo Cabello to Jose Antonio Rengel. Failure to establish mission for Indians, due to French activities on the Angelina river.
Author(s): 
Cabello, Domingo
Date: 
03-18-1786
Documentation: 
Bexar. March18, 1786. 7p. Letter. Original. Signed.
Summary: 
Father Reyes has unsuccessfully attempted to reduce to missions Indians at Atacoso. There is a Frenchman in the area who is envolved in illicit trading on the Angelina River with Cocos, Mayeyes, etc. Mentions that Atacapas and Apeluzas are also engaged with illicit trade with Indians. Also states that Lipanes are involved and are arming themselves with guns and powder. (R. Graham) (1980)
Persons: 
Cabello, Domingo
Persons: 
Rengel, Jose Antonio
Persons: 
Gil Ybarbo, Antonio
Persons: 
Reyes, Jose Mariano (Padre)
Places: 
Nagcodoches (Pueblo)
Places: 
Atacoso (Paraje)
Places: 
Luiciana (Provincia)
Places: 
Angelina (Rio)
Places: 
Bexar
Ethnic Groups: 
Franceses
Ethnic Groups: 
Orcoquizacs
Ethnic Groups: 
Cocos
Ethnic Groups: 
Mayeyes
Ethnic Groups: 
Carancaguases
Ethnic Groups: 
Lipanes
Ethnic Groups: 
Atacapas
Ethnic Groups: 
Apeluzas
First Location: 
AZU Film 4615 rl. 017 fr. 0328-0331
Original Location: 
TXU, Austin, Thc-Ba, rl. 017 fr. 0328-0331
Rights: 
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