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Sobre las desgracias que ha causado las inundaciones en el Nuevo Reyno de Leon.

Author(s): 
Herrera, Pedro de (Capitan)
Author(s): 
Calleja, Felix (Coronel)
Author(s): 
Herrera, Simon de (Gobernador)
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
06-26-1802
Documentation: 
San Carlos, Monterrey, San Luis Potosi, Mexico. June 26, 1802 - January 31, 1804. 155p. Letters, drafts. Signed, copies, originals.
General Subjects: 

Documents refer to settling of fifteen families in area where people from canary islands are settled.

Author(s): 
Aviles, Antonio de (Capitan)
Date: 
01-06-1732
Documentation: 
January 6,1732. 6p. Letters. Informe. Signed.
General Subjects: 

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)

Comisario Lopez de Toledo seeks resources from viceroy for food to be given needy five widows of sailors, craftsmen and settlers in Loreto.

Author(s): 
Lopez de Toledo, Antonio Joseph (Comisario)
Date: 
08-21-1772
Documentation: 
Loreto de Californias, Mexico. August 21, 1772 to November 11, 1773. 6p. Solicitud. Original, signed.

Documents relating to charges brought by Moreno y Castro against Pison y Gusman for blasphemies, drunkenness, debts and other bad conduct, in Loreto.

Author(s): 
Pison y Gusman, Gaspar de (Teniente de Caballeria)(Dueno)
Author(s): 
Moreno y Castro, Bernardo de (Teniente del Gobernador)
Author(s): 
Asevedo, Rosa Francisca (Mujer de Pison y Gusman)
Author(s): 
Moreno, Manuel Antonio (Cirujano)
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
00-00-1768
Documentation: 
Loreto, Santa Ana, Mexico, San Blas, Tepic, Veracruz. July 5, 1772 to August 12, 1774. 212p. Causa. Autos. Diligencia. Memorias. Providencia. Decreto. Dictamen. Cuenta. Informes. Peticiones. Letter. Drafts, copies, transcriptions. Originals. Signed.