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Shipwrecks

Domingo Cabello to Teodoro de Croix. Carancahuaz attack on grounded ship.

Author(s): 
Cabello, Domingo (Gobernador)
Date: 
05-30-1780
Documentation: 
Bahia del Espiritu Santo. May 30, 1780. Original. Signed.
General Subjects: 

Antonio Bucarely (gobernador). Pasaporte del gobernador de cuba para la balandra de nuestra senora de balvaneda naufragada en La Bahia.

Author(s): 
Bucarely, Antonio (Gobernador)
Date: 
04-17-1769
Documentation: 
Havana. April 17, 1769. 5p. Letter. Original. Signed. Copy.

Four groups of documents concerning new presidios and missions in Nueva California.

Author(s): 
Hijosa, Francisco
Author(s): 
Costanjo, Miguel
Author(s): 
Mora, Vicente de (Padre Presidente)
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
09-17-1773
Documentation: 
Loreto, San Diego, San Blas, Mexico. September 17, 1773 to December 27, 1774. 46p. Instancia. notas. Sketch. Providencia. Letters. Originals. Signed. Orders investigation of origin of piece of wood found on beach near carmelo mission (sketched in f. 58). Costanjo summarizes possibilities of Spanish and foreign ships in area. Discussion of what is known of asian techniques for ship construction. Final opinion is that mast is from paquebot san Josef. Ff. 63-67 concern occupation and foundation of San Francisco presidio. Troops to be chosen and come with moncada from Sonora. Details provided on supplies, routes, etc. For expedition through Sonora. Ff. 68-73 details provision of mules, cattle and other necessities for Monterrey and San Diego missions. Useful information on quantities, ultimate destinations, notice of receipts, specific ships' cargos and animal casualties in route. Ff. 74-78 is instancia by pp. Fr. Mora of need to inspect and register boxes of supplies destined to nueva California from vieja. Suspicions of thefts from his missions. explains delay in supplies reaching San Diego and Monterrey for lack of mules. (J. M. Johnson, June 1989)

Documents concern sunken bergantin, San Judas Fadeo.

Author(s): 
Lasaga, Diego de
Author(s): 
Cordova, Fernando de
Author(s): 
Others
Date: 
09-20-1783
Documentation: 
Ostiones/Nuevo Santander/isla de Santa Cruz en las canarias. May, 1790-March,1792. 466p. Informes/depositions/matricula/ auto. Originals/copies/signed.
General Subjects: 

Expediente formado a consulta de oficiales reales de Potosi...

Author(s): 
Banfi, Juan
Author(s): 
Bustillo, Miguel
Author(s): 
Galvez, Joseph de (Visitador)
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
02-19-1767
Documentation: 
Nuevo Santander. June 12, 1780-October 27, 1786. 32p. (Approx) Informes, instancias. Signed, unsigned, originals, copies.

Consulta del governador del Nuevo Santander sobre haber muerto a dos indios el piquete de la marina...

Author(s): 
Lasaga, Diego de (Gobernador)
Author(s): 
Posada (Fiscal)
Author(s): 
Porras, Joseph Antonio de
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
12-13-1782
Documentation: 
Nuevo Santander. December 13, 1782-December 31, 1783. 46p. (Approx) Consulta, instancia, cuenta. Signed, originals.

Logbooks by Choquet concerning exploratory trips.

Author(s): 
Spinola, Christobal
Author(s): 
Choquet, Diego
Date: 
01-01-1782
Documentation: 
San Blas. January 1, 1782. 38p. Logbooks. Signed.
General Subjects: 

Series of correspondence with governor Escandon concerning administrative affairs in Nuevo Santander.

Author(s): 
Escandon, Joseph (Gobernador)
Date: 
01-06-1764
Documentation: 
Mexico, Nuevo Santander. January 6, 1764 - December 28, 1766. 100p. Letters, drafts. Signed, originals.