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Military Expeditions

Letter from virrey to Corbalan concerning deplorable conditions that exist in Sonora.

Author(s): 
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria (Virrey)
Date: 
04-04-1772
Documentation: 
April 4, 1772. 4pp. Minutas de cartas. Unsigned. Condition of those provinces (i.e. Sonora), in which Bucareli mentions various problems such as business practices of unscrupulous comerciantes espanoles, negros y pardos; depopulation of placer mines, land tenure and grazing rights problems, etc., discusses how indian population is adversely affected by abovementioned issues; orders sastre, Corbalan, to do everything in their power to correct these abuses. (J. H. Ochs, February 1988)

Correspondencia con los comisarios dela expedicion de Sonora dn Pedro Fueros y dn Francisco Mexias. Ano de 1767.

Author(s): 
Corbalan, Pedro
Date: 
12-11-1769
Documentation: 
Pitic. December 11, 1769 - July 18, 1770. 54p. (Approx). Letter, table. Original. Signed. Support all military groups and indios rendidos in area. Discussion of military salaries and expenses, food supplies, and increasing expenses as more indians brought under Spanish control. Table of estado general de los gastos for expedition listing cost of salaries, military supplies and food per month and for entire year. (D. Uhlman, June 1989)

A efecto de dar el devido cumplimiento ala orn. Que v.e. fue servido comunicar en 19 de agosto proximo pasado...

Author(s): 
Corbalan, Pedro
Date: 
12-11-1769
Documentation: 
Pitic. December 11, 1769 - January 18, 1770. 15p. Letter. Original, signed. Discussion of hixosa's duty to remit monthly extractos de revista to cajas reales; meeting with comandantes and capitanes to resolve various points pending about expedition including disbanding of militia companies that were formed to fight rebels, with exception of those in san Joseph de Pimas; discussion of repayment to Corbalan for aid sent to California peninsula. (D. Uhlman, June 1989)

Muy senor mio: acompanan los estados dela fuerza efectiva en que subsite la tropa de mi mando

Author(s): 
Elizondo, Domingo
Date: 
04-21-1770
Documentation: 
Pitic. April 21, 1770. Letter. Troop lists. Original. Signed.

Dos minutas numeradads 63 y 64 respuestas a las del coronel del mes de enero

Author(s): 
Croix, Marques de
Date: 
01-00-1770
Documentation: 
Mexico. January 7 - December 7, 1770. 104p. (Approx) Minutas. Original.

Dos minutas numerados 47 y 48 respuestas a las cartas del coronel del mes de marzo

Author(s): 
Virrey(?)
Date: 
05-20-1769
Documentation: 
Mexico. May 20, 1769. 3p. Minutas. Original. Unsigned. Baeza sent to California; 2) notified of results of invasion of cerro Prieto. (D. Uhlman, April 1989)

Nueve minutas numeradas desde 29 hasta 37 resupestas a las cartas del coronel de los meses de sepe, octe, nove. de 1768

Author(s): 
Croix, Marques de
Date: 
01-00-1769
Documentation: 
Mexico. January 1769. 9p. Minutas. Copy. Monterrey expedition; 2) death of cavo de dragones, 2 soldiers at hands of rebels when they lagged behind to pick up dropped pistol; 3) Gallo campaign in Ostimuri; 4) peace offered to rebels; 5) horses for infantry to alleviate fatigue of hard campaigning; 6) Seris, suaquis in cerro prieto; 7) encounter with rebel rancheria near pozo zenizo. (T. Sheridan) (1980)