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Droughts

September 9-10, 1919

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Homer Shantz Travel Notes, September 9-10, 1919
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Regidor Juan Galbes. Autos concerning shipment of foodstuffs.

Author(s): 
Galbes, Juan (Regidor Perpetuo de San Phelipe)
Date: 
03-00-1740
Documentation: 
San Phelipe. March-April, 1940. Auto. Original. Signed.

Fray Luis de St. Denis to fray Francisco Hidalgo. Concerning my travels in Texas.

Author(s): 
Saint denise, Luis de (O.F.M.)
Date: 
07-18-1714
Documentation: 
Tejas. July 18, 1714. 2p. Letter.

Fernandez de la Cueva Enrriquez, Francisco (Duque de Alburquerque) (viceroy). Order regarding the problems and needs of Nueba Mexico, and the planning of an offensive against the Apaches.

Author(s): 
Fernandez de la Cueva Enrriquez, Francisco (Duque de Alburquerque) (Marques de
Date: 
12-23-1707
Documentation: 
Mexico. December 23, 1707. 5 pages. Auto. Original. Signed. Animals to the Apache raiders; the losses of crops to the Apaches; the lack of arms for the adequate defense of the settlements; lack of agricultural tools for efficient working of the land; losses of crops due to drought. He speaks of the planning of a united offensive against the Apaches and asks for the cooperation of the presidials in this effort. (Lloyd Kendall) (1980)
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Vargas, Diego de. Continued record of events of uprising.

Author(s): 
Vargas Zapatta Lujan Ponze de Leon, Diego de (Governador)
Date: 
07-28-1696
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N.p. July 28, 1696. 187 pages. Informe. Peticion. Original. Campaign against the rebels; prisoners taken and questioned about the whereabouts of the rebels and their loot; the governor takes the troops into action against the rebels; precaution taken against ambush; deployment of troops consisting of both Spaniards and indian allies; reconnaissance of the sierras in search of rebels; reports of spies; frai de Vargas expresses doubt as to the trustworthness of some indians. Petition for calling of council of war; shortages of food due to the impediment of the flooding of rio del norte, and a drought that severely limited the sowing of crops. Successful encounters with rebels; capture of grain and clothing; reports of bloody battles. (Lloyd Kendall) (1980)
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Justicia mayor Jose Gabriel Gutierrez de Riva. Documents concerning measures to alleviate food shortages in Parral.

Author(s): 
Gutierrez de Riva, Jose Gabriel (Justicia Mayor)
Date: 
00-00-1782
Documentation: 
San Joseph del Parral. 1782-1787. Auto. Original. Signed.

Gobernador Ignacio Francisco Barrutia. Autos que se formaron para construir un tanque para recojer las aguas que en tiempo de las lluvias derramen los cerros de Santa Eulalia.

Author(s): 
Barrutia, Ignacio Francisco (Gobernador)
Date: 
09-00-1731
Documentation: 
Santa eulalia de Chiguagua. Sept.-October 1731. Auto. Signed. Original.
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