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Reyes and Ugarte y Loyola submit informes to Galvez noting disastrous condition of missions and towns. Proposal for creation of custodia de San Carlos and movement of capital to Ures.

Author(s): 
Reyes, Antonio de las
Author(s): 
Ugarte y Loyola, Jacobo
Date: 
08-27-1783
Documentation: 
Ures, Arispe, chihuagua, Madrid. July 13, 1787 - August 27, 1783. 32p. Informes. Signed, copies.

Concha informs of New Mexico's state of troops and enemies and effective means for the containment of these foes.

Author(s): 
Concha, Fernando de la
Author(s): 
Ugarte y Loyola, Jacobo
Date: 
09-17-1788
Documentation: 
Mexico/santa Fe. September 17, 1788 - April 6, 1789. 32p. Informes. Originals/signed.

Documents concerning J.E. Serna's professional misconduct.

Author(s): 
Alba, Pedro de
Author(s): 
Yxart, Francisco (Gobernador)
Author(s): 
Gonzales de Paredes, Jose Thomas
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
12-22-1803
Documentation: 
Presas, San Carlos. December 22, 1803 to September 5, 1804. 34p. Letters, peticion. Signed.
General Subjects: 

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)

Correspondence and autos re: reconstruction of Horcasitas.

Author(s): 
Amarilla, Marques de (Virrey)
Author(s): 
Mendoza, Juan de (Gobernador)
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
11-12-1756
Documentation: 
Horcasitas. November 12, 1756 - July 5, 1757. 118p. Letter, auto, illustration. Signed.
General Subjects: 

nesesito que acontinuacion de este me haga a v.m. una exacta

Author(s): 
Conde de la Sierra Gorda
Author(s): 
Gil y Barro, Antonio
Date: 
07-07-1792
Documentation: 
San Antonio de Bexar. July 7, 1792. 8p. Letters, relaciones. Originals.
General Subjects: