Title:Comisión Pesquisidora de la Frontera del Norte collection: Coahuila, Mex. : ms., 1872-1875
Creator/Contributor:México, Comisión Pesquisidora de la Frontera del Norte.
Contains five letters, 1872-1875, directed to the city council of Muzquiz, Coahuila, concerning the works of the Comision
Pesquisidora de la Frontera del Norte. Also includes fourteen letters concerning the efforts led by private citizens and local
authorities from other towns in Coahuila (such as Zaragoza, San Francisco, San Buenaventura, Morelos, Piedras Negras, and
Sabinas) for the prevention of border conflicts. With these, a broadside relating to the creation and purposes of the Commission,
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México. -- Comisión Pesquisidora de la Frontera del Norte.
Mexico -- Boundaries -- United States -- History -- 19th century
Mexican-American Border Region -- History -- 19th century
On Sept. 30, 1872, the Mexican government appointed an Investigating Commission of the Northern Border. Its purpose was to
receive the claims of Mexican citizens affected by continuous Indian depredations and conflicts with U.S. citizens within
Materials in Spanish.
1 v. (.1 linear ft.)
BANC MSS 2001/144 m v. 1