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Documents relating to the uprising of the Mayo and Yaqui Indians : Mexico, 1735-1745.
BANC MSS M-M 1875 v. 1; BANC MSS M-M 1875 v. 2
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Documents relating to the uprising of the Mayo and Yaqui Indians: Mexico, 1735-1745


Documents and letters, both originals and copies, concerned with the 1740 uprising of the Yaquis and Mayos and their allies, its causes, and its political or religious consequences. Written in various localities of Sonora, Sinaloa, and in Mexico City.
Included are instructions to the Indians, correspondence and reports of the Jesuit missionaries, appeals from the Indians, legal pleas and testimony, and materials relating to the trial and removal from office of Governor Manuel Bernal de Huidobro. With letter from Robert E. Cowan to [Joseph C.] Rowell.


1735 (issued)


Bernal de Huidobro, Munuel
Indians -- Warfare -- Mexico
Mayo Indians -- Wars, 1740
Yaqui Indians -- Wars, 1740


Also available on microfilm.
In Spanish.
Forms part of the Robert Ernest Cowan Collection.

Physical Description:

2 v. (1145 p.) ; 33 cm.
partial microfilm reel (607 exposures) : negative (Rich. 486:16) and positive.




BANC MSS M-M 1875 v. 1
BANC MSS M-M 1875 v. 2