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numero 18. Sin embargo del primero y segundo parte que con fecha de 10 del corriente tengo a vuestro senor dados

Author(s): 
Castro, Ramon de (Comandante)
Author(s): 
Revilla Gigedo, Conde de (Virrey)
Author(s): 
Ramon, Jose Ignacio (Comandante)
Date: 
06-13-1791
Documentation: 
Santa Rosa. June 13, 1791-September 28, 1791. 30p. Letters. Originals, signed, copies.
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M. Salcedo describes encounters with U.S. military personnel.

Author(s): 
Salcedo, Nemesio
Author(s): 
Clovet, Luis de (Capitan)
Date: 
06-22-1808
Documentation: 
Nacogtoches, others. June 22 to October 12, 1808. 24p. Letters, novedades. Signed, copies.
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Military correspondence regarding border defense of Texas and comanche hostilities.

Author(s): 
Herrera, Pedro de
Author(s): 
Salcedo, Nemesio
Author(s): 
Calleja, Felix
Date: 
05-20-1810
Documentation: 
Monterrey, Chihuahua, San Luis Potosi. May 20-June 28, 1810. 30p. Letters. Originals, signed.
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Various letters and diaries giving accounts of Indian depredations, military responses to this, and other military matters.

Author(s): 
Lafuente, Jose
Author(s): 
Diaz de Bustamante, Joseph Ramon (Capitan)
Author(s): 
Calleja, Felix Maria (Coronel)(Sub-Inspector)(Comandante)
Date: 
05-18-1810
Documentation: 
Laredo. May 18-June 16, 1810. 26p. Letters, diario. Originals, signed, copies.
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Saenz Rico's campaign journal; letters concerning alliance of Yagongli, Pitsago.

Author(s): 
Saenz Rico, Josef (Teniente Coronel)
Author(s): 
Ugarte y Loyola, Jacobo Comandante General)
Author(s): 
Cordero, Antonio (Coronel)
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
06-08-1789
Documentation: 
Chihuahua, others. June 8, 1789 to November 16, 1790. 20p. Letters, relacion. Signed, copies.
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Documents concerning campaigns against Apaches, death of Gasiot y Miralles.

Author(s): 
Cordero, Antonio (Coronel)
Author(s): 
Riva, Josse Maria de la
Author(s): 
Simon, Cayetano
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
10-29-1790
Documentation: 
Chihuahua, others. October 29 to December 22, 1790. 16p. Letters, relacion. Signed.
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Journals reporting campaigns of Tovar, Diaz de Luna, Soler in Sonora, Chihuahua.

Author(s): 
Ugarte y Loyola, Jacobo (Comandante General)
Author(s): 
Tovar, Joseph Maria de (Capitan)
Author(s): 
Ruiz, Jose Vicente (Sargento)
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
06-14-1790
Documentation: 
San Geronimo. June 14 to August 17, 1790. 32p. Letters, relaciones, draft. Signed, transcribed.
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Sandobal, Guerrero, Marrufo report on military survey of north Nuevo Mexico, Sonora.

Author(s): 
Ugarte y Loyola, Jacobo (Comandante General)
Author(s): 
Marrufo, Ramon (Capitan)
Author(s): 
Sandobal, Pablo (Alferez)
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
08-02-1790
Documentation: 
Chihuahua, others. August 2 to September 15, 1790. 26p. Letters, relaciones, draft. Copies.
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En la villa de Santiago de la Monclova a 20 dias del mes de noviembre de 1733 anos, yo el general d. Blas de la ...

Author(s): 
Garza Falcon, Blas de la (Gobernador)
Author(s): 
Bizarron, Juan Antonio de
Date: 
11-20-1733
Documentation: 
San Francisco de Coahuila, Santiago de la Monclova. January 16, 1733. 50p. Autos. Copies, transcriptions.

Diarios del ayudante inspector don Diego de Borica en su comision de visita de la Taraumara.

Author(s): 
Borica, Diego de (Teniente Coronel)
Author(s): 
Revilla Gigedo, Conde de
Date: 
12-27-1790
Documentation: 
Mexico, Acosta (hacienda). December 27, 1790 - February 2, 1791. 26pp. Approximate. Letters, diarios de comision. Originals. Borica started on November 23, 1790, resumption of visita after cease of indian attacks; leaves 40 men to protect the frontier area; indian theft of cattle from hacienda yndee and rancho ramos, plans to decrease troop strength in tercera compania once indians abandon unspecified area and send those troops to corral de piedra detachment; Borica forming his detachment by pulling troops from companys in area; virrey acknowledges letter sent by Borica announcing the commencement visita. Diary 0f 12-04-1790 thru 12-18-1790. Widow, indian and his family of four approach Borica seeking to be resettled in their original town tizono, had comandante del pilar station 30 men on cienega to protect against indians, stops at canada de san Joseph due to strong snowfall, has subdelegado of the cienega de los olivos transferred to guejonita for purpose of conducting visitas in those jurisdictions, comes across navogame who tells him of indians who had fled missions ostensibly to receive baptism in guerachi, tecorichi, or Nabogame missions, followed them into the barranca de zapa and chase was ended when rainfall made it impossible to continue; soldier dies of unspecified illness during visita; majority of families of baquiriachy involved in agricultural activities; diario of visitas from 12-19-1790 thru 01-04-1791, greater part of population of pueblo of guazarache found in the surrounding valleys looking for corn not produced on their own lands, news of horse theft by indians at tasgera and munquisa 2 parties of 20 men sent after them search terminated at Santa Rosalia, forbids certain missions to continue working indians until paid back salaries; while in Tepehuanes and taraumara made Arechevala and zapiain generals, made Tapia and cruz teniente general; teniente generals given copies of orders prohibiting employment of indians without pay and limiting those persons able to order punishment of indians to juezes reales and justiciales de pueblos, authorizes trevino to conduct search for escaped indians from missions in jurisdiction of oro, guanaceui, and Santiago; letter from sotelo describing capture of indians who had attacked and stolen livestock with aid of Monclova, grado, and Cordero; continues visita through Santa Anna comments on distressed condition of agricultural productivity; named dia teniente general, mentions briefly hardships faced by indians of san lorenzo because of the priest of this area; obliges priest to employ a cook for indians working for him, pay indians for work, supply them with oxen, supply them with food, escorts, and blankets for trips made by indians to Chihuahua in order to transport goods. (O. Velez, March 1989)
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