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Real Alencaster, Joaquin del (gobernador). note to alcalde de la Canada outlining distribution of supplies of grain to militia and poor.

Author(s): 
Real Alencaster, Joaquin del (Gobernador)
Date: 
08-18-1806
Documentation: 
Santa Fe. August 18, 1806. 2 pages. Letter. Original. Signed.
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Cabildo de Santa Fe to gobernador. Petition to governor asking him to remit their application to viceroy for assistance to residents of Santa Fe.

Date: 
05-08-1705
Documentation: 
Santa Fe. May 8, 1705. 4p. Auto. Peticion. Original. Signed.
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Vargas, Diego de. Continued record of events of uprising.

Author(s): 
Vargas Zapata Lujan Ponze de Leon, Diego de (Governador)
Date: 
08-01-1696
Documentation: 
N.p. August 1, 1696 - November 24, 1696. 207 pages. Informe. Auto. Original. Signed. Of rebellion - five priests and more than twenty-one persons killed - another church and convent burnt; war between different indian tribes; some indians sowing maize and various melons; drought - the rio puerco dries up; livestock brought in to the aid of Santa Fe and Santa Cruz. Campaign against rebels vigorously pursued; discovery of a plot to kill the governor; hanging of captured indians; substantial victories won against the rebels; indian dwellings burnt; indian rebels stranded in the sierra, perishing of cold and hunger, and wanting to descend; horses lost, dead from extreme cold and snow storm; dead horses used as food; rebels subdued. Letter from governor to viceroy (incomplete). (Lloyd Kendall) (1980)

Vargas, Diego de. Continued record of events of uprising.

Author(s): 
Vargas Zapatta Lujan Ponze de Leon, Diego de (Governador)
Date: 
07-28-1696
Documentation: 
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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Vargas, Diego de. Record of events and operations during an extensive uprising among the Indians.

Author(s): 
Vargas Zapata Luja Ponze de Leon, Diego de (Governador)
Date: 
06-17-1696
Documentation: 
Santa Fee. June 17, 1696. 101 pages. Informe. Auto. Original. Signed. Depredations of indian rebels - their raid on a church and convent, killing priests and other persons, taking sacred ornaments and vessels; pillage of grain and clothing; appeal for help, arms and ammunition from stranded residents; frustration of attempt to transfer by rafts, to secure areas, stranded residents, because of impassable flooding of the rio del norte; movements and activities of soldiers and of non-rebellious indians. The governor orders a thorough investigation into the circumstances of the uprising. It seems that there was famine in certain pueblos; and it is said that someone spread a rumor that the governor had decided to have all the adult males of the pueblos killed, leaving only the young boys. (Lloyd Kendall) (1980)

Pedro Rodriguez Cubero (gobernador y capitan general) to Conde de Montezuma (virrey). Auto and depositions against Diego de Vargas.

Author(s): 
Rodriguez Cubero, Pedro (Gobernador)(Capitan General)
Date: 
01-10-1695
Documentation: 
Santa Fe. May 22, 1698. 56p. Informe. Auto. Testimonies. Original. Signed. Dct January 10, 1695 to June 30, 1698.

Otermin, Antonio de (gobernador). Proceedings of junta de guerra held by Antonio de Otermin reviewing community's complaints of scarcety of food and obligatory order to collect set no. of cattle from each rancher...

Author(s): 
Otermin, Antonio de (Gobernador)
Date: 
04-05-1681
Documentation: 
Guadalupe. April 5, 1681. 19 pages. Junta de guerra. Original. Signed. Dct April 5, 1681 - June 15, 1681