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Letters from fray Mezquia to viceroy relating transfer of missions in Texas to rio San Antonio also Apache attacks to missionaries.

Author(s): 
Perez de Mezquia, Pedro (Fray)
Author(s): 
Rivera, Pedro de (Visitador Militar)
Date: 
05-02-1731
Documentation: 
Queretaro, Santa Cruz de (colegio apostolico). May 3, 1731. 9p. Letters. Signed.
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Documents concerning procurement of meat, other rations for Bacoachi Apaches.

Author(s): 
Grimarest, Henrique de (Brigadier)
Author(s): 
Bonilla, ?
Author(s): 
Revilla, Gigedo, Conde de (Virrey)
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
11-13-1791
Documentation: 
Chihuahua, others. November 13, 1791 to March 9, 1792. 26p. Letters, informes. Signed, copies.

Documents from Corbalan to virrey concerning Seri settlement, and administration.

Author(s): 
Corbalan, Pedro (Intendente)
Date: 
02-01-1772
Documentation: 
Alamos. April 14, 1772. 8pp. Letter, informe. Signed, copia. Construction of dam, canal system at aforementioned villa. Discusses Seris' means of livelihood.
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Californias 1767. N. 137. Diligencias practicadas sobre detencion en Guadalaxara de la requa de los ex Jesuitas que regresava del puerto de matanchel.

Author(s): 
Portugues, Manuel Alonso (Administrador de Real Aduana)
Author(s): 
Regalado de Soto, Pedro (Contramaestre de Barco)
Author(s): 
Fernandez Somera, Blas (Teniente)
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
05-25-1767
Documentation: 
Matanchel, Guadalaxara. May 25, 1767 to July 10, 1767. 24p (Approx). Diligencia. Receipts. Letters. Originals. Signed. Memorias and effects from haciendas in California by customs officials. These carefully reported according to detailed lists provided by priests and hacienda workers, including metals collected as alms, tools, agricultural produce, salt. Profits of these to be sent to royal treasury in Guadalajara. Transport of same by mule train explained with costs incurred, numbers of drivers and animals, etc. (J. M. Johnson, September 1989)

senor: uno de los encargos de v.e. fue le que prestara mi mayor attencion

Author(s): 
Vidal de Lorca, Melchor
Date: 
02-22-1788
Documentation: 
San Carlos. February 22 - July 1, 1788. 24p. Letters, informes, population statistics. Original.
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en cumplimiento de orden de 5 de diciembre

Author(s): 
Nava, Pedro de (Brigadier)
Author(s): 
Castro, Ramon de
Author(s): 
Revilla Gigedo, Conde de
Date: 
12-06-1790
Documentation: 
Santander, valle de Santa Rosa. December 6, 1790 - August 28, 1793. 38p. Informes, letters, blueprints. Originals.
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