Title:Documents concerning the administration and defense of Sonora and Sinaloa: Mexico : DS, 1749
Creator/Contributor:Revilla Gigedo, Juan Francisco Güemes y Horcasitas, conde de, 1682?-1766
Creator/Contributor:Ortiz Parrilla, Diego.
Creator/Contributor:Rodriguez de Albuerne, Juan.
Folder 1. A report of the first Viceroy Revilla Gigedo from the Auditor General for War, Juan Rodríguez de Albuerne, Marqués
de Altamira, mainly concerning proposed measures for the pacification of the Seris, Guaymis, Upanguaymis, Pimas Bajos, Tiburones,
and other Indians of the region. Deals also with financial problems, recognition of services by various leaders, plans for
exploring Baja California, and appointment of an ad interim governor for Sinaloa and Sonora. Dated March 17-21, 1749. Appended
is a document appointing Diego Ortiz Parrilla to serve as governor ad interim, March 21, 1749. 20 p.
Folder 2. An order from Viceroy Revilla Gigedo instructing the Royal Accounting Tribunal and Audiencia to transmit 15,000
pesos to the ad interim governor for completion of the Pitic and other projects. With appended statement recording execution
of the order. Both dated March 26, 1749. 12 p.
Folder 3. Acceptance of Diego Ortiz Parrilla of his appointment, with certifications regarding relevant formalities and financial
transactions. March-July, 1749. 2 p.
Subject:Indians of Mexico
Sinaloa (Mexico : State) -- History
Sonora (Mexico : State) -- History
Baja California (Mexico : Peninsula)
Also available on microfilm.
3 folders ; 31 cm.
partial microfilm reel (21 exposures) negative (Rich. 416:20) and positive.
BANC MSS M-M 1783