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Concha, Fernando de la (gobernador) to Nava, Pedro de (comandante general). Request on behalf of citizens of Nuestra Senora de Belem and Gemmizaros to build churches in their towns and for a priest with half salary.

Author(s): 
Concha, Fernando de la (Gobernador)
Date: 
11-01-1790
Documentation: 
Santa Fe. July 12, 1791. 2 pages. Informe. Original. Draft. Dct November 1, 1790 - July 12, 1791.
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Francisco Palou to virrey Bucareli. Informe sobre los primeros misiones en alta California.

Author(s): 
Palou, Francisco
Date: 
12-10-1773
Documentation: 
Informe. Original. Signed. Monterrey. December 10, 1773. 18.

Melchor Gomezde Soria and Jorge Perez to the crown Felipe II.

Author(s): 
Gomez de Soria, Melchor
Author(s): 
Perez, Jorge
Date: 
01-20-1570
Documentation: 
Guadalajara. January 20, 1570. 19p. Letter. Copy.

Architectural plan of church.

Date: 
00-00-1750
Documentation: 
N.p. n.d. 1pp. Drawing. Original.
General Subjects: 

Summary of preceeding 70-page document concerning missions of Nuevo Santander.

Author(s): 
Escandon, Joseph de (Coronel)
Author(s): 
Velarde
Author(s): 
Croix,
Date: 
10-31-1762
Documentation: 
Nuevo Santander. October 31, 1762 to August 19, 1766. Letters. Signed.

Reports on construction, architecture, ornamentation, agriculture, population of missions listed in places category.

Author(s): 
Ramos de Lora, Juan (Fray)(Presidente)
Author(s): 
Possadas, Vizente (Teniente)
Author(s): 
Trinidad, Manuel de la
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
10-29-1772
Documentation: 
Nuevo Santander missions. October 29, 1772. 142p. Informes, letters. Transcribed, unsigned.

Letter from Escandon to Amarillas requesting construction of dam and church in Nuevo Santander.

Author(s): 
Escandon, Joseph de
Author(s): 
Aranda, Marques de
Date: 
08-10-1758
Documentation: 
Mexico, Nuevo Santander. August 10, 1758 - December 30, 1758. 4p. Letters. Originals, signed.
General Subjects: 

Autos re: Escandon's visit to missions of Sierra Gorda

Author(s): 
Escandon, Joseph de (Coronel)
Author(s): 
Saldivar, Mathias
Date: 
03-12-1744
Documentation: 
Santiago de xalpa, Nuevo Santander. March 12, 1744 - July 20, 1744. 30p. Letters, autos. Originals, signed.
General Subjects: 

Autos on Escandon's visit to Pame Meco missions of Sierra Gorda as well as censuses and lists of officials and mission establishment.

Author(s): 
Diaz Maldonado, Joseph (Capitan)
Author(s): 
Escandon, Joseph (Coronel)
Author(s): 
Trejo, Luis (Fray)
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
04-26-1744
Documentation: 
Tancoyol, Nuevo Santander, Queretaro April 26, 1744 - October 1, 1762. 74p. Letters, autos. Originals, signed.
General Subjects: