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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Sketch

Scope and Contents Note

Arrangement

Related Material

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Enero-Junio 1857

The Benson Latin American Collection

Mariano Riva Palacio Collection:

Part 10, January-June 1857



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Riva Palacio, Mariano, 1803-1880.
TitleMariano Riva Palacio Collection
Dates: 1716-1880 (bulk 1835-1875)
AbstractCorrespondence and official documents of Mariano Riva Palacio, thrice governor of the State of Mexico, pertaining to the governance of Mexico at federal, state, and local levels during the 19th century. This page describes Part 10 of the   17 total parts in the Mariano Riva Palacio Collection guide.
OCLC Record No.29925371
Extent7 linear feet
LanguageSpanish or Castilian.
RepositoryBenson Latin American Collection, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Sketch

Political leader. Born 1803 and died 1880 in Mexico City. Educated as lawyer. Offices held: Primer Regidor del Ayuntamiento de México (1829), deputy to the Congreso de la Unión (first elected 1833), Minister of Justice, Minister of Hacienda (June-Aug. 1848), thrice Governor of the State of Mexico (1849, 1857, 1871), Director del Nacional Monte de Piedad. Imprisoned 1852-1854 during final presidency of Antonio López de Santa Anna. Named Emperor Maximilan's defender in May 1867. Worked to develop Mexico's law enforcement system, roads, railways, and industry.

For a complete chronology of Mariano Riva Palacio, see   Part 1: Introduction to this guide.

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Scope and Contents Note

The collections pertains to the governance of Mexico at federal, state, and local levels, to management of various institutions and haciendas, to social and economic conditions in Mexico, and to the activities of Mariano Riva Palacio and many other well-known figures of 19th century Mexico, plus documents relating to the settlement of the estate of Vicente Guerrero. Other names prominent in the collection are Juan Álvarez, Mariano Arista, Ignacio Comonfort, Atilano Sánchez Garayo, and Antonio López de Santa Anna.

This page presents Part 10: January-June 1857 of the collection guide. To access other parts of the guide see   Related Material.

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Arrangement

Arrangement is primarily chronological, with items numbered in accordance with the published guide: Dabbs, Jack Autrey. The Mariano Riva Palacio Archives: A Guide (University of Texas. Library. Independent Mexico in documents: Independence, Empire, and Republic;
Vol. 2, pt. 1-3)
Mexico :
Editorial Jus,
1955.

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Related Material

The item level description of this guide follows the published calendar The Mariano Riva Palacio Archives: A Guide by Jack Autrey Dabbs (three volumes, with index). Due to the size of the electronic files, the online version of this guide is divided into 17 parts as follows:

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Mariano Riva Palacio Collection, 1716-1880, Benson Latin American Collection, General Libraries, University of Texas at Austin

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Calendar of Items

 

Enero-Junio 1857

5994 S[ánchez] Hidalgo, M[anuel]. Puebla, ALS. January 3, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request for appointment to vacancy left by Montes; protest of innocence in incident at Tulancingo.
5994A Montes, Ezequiel. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Printed letterhead of Ministro...de Justicia. January 5, 1857.
Lic. M. Sebastián Silva recommended for position in Administración de Rentas de Chalco.
5994B Parada, A. [Pagaré.] San Luis, ALS. January 5, 1857.
1 l. 16 × 21 cm.
Promise to pay back loan to General Manuel María Calvo.
5995 SECRETARÍA DE GOBERNACIÓN. Mexico, Signed: [José María] Lafragua. 1 l. 21 × 32 cm. Embossed letterhead. January 6, 1857.
Appointment of Riva Palacio as Governor of State of Mexico, replacing Plutarco González, resigned. Includes draft of reply, Mexico, January 8, 1857, accepting.
5996 Noriega, J[oaquín]. Cuernavaca, LS. January 7, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Congratulations on appointment as governor; offer of his services; Felipe N. del Barrio; Pablo Bueno; preparations for change.
5997 Reyes Veramendi, Manuel. Texcoco, ALS. January 7, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Continuance in office; Madrid; need for removal of Barba and Varela, trouble-makers; Antonio Palomo.
5998 Andrade, Luis. Tampico, ALS. January 7, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Death of brother Francisco, fighting for the Supremo Gobierno. First postage stamp in this collection. Has one-real stamp.
5999 [Villaseñor,] Jacobo. [Carta a Diego Villaseñor, su hermano.] Toluca, ALS. January 8, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 24 cm.
Riva Palacio appointed governor; inspector Manero or Arce to visit offices; Sra. Rodríguez.
6000 Velázquez, J. Francisco. Tlalmanalco, ALS. January 8, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Appointment; offer of support; Toluca; Javierita; Vicentito.
6001 Ainslie, Jorge. [Recibo.] Mexico, LS. January 8, 1857.
1 l. 22 × 25 cm.
Receipt of $1,003 from Tomás Orozco for pipe laid in La huerta del Carmen de San Ángel.
6002 JUZGADO PRIMERO DE LO CIVIL. [Deposición.] Mexico, LS. Signed Antonio Madrid. January 9, 1857.
3 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Suit between José Manuel Lebrija and José Juan Cervantes; list of questions for Mariano Riva Palacio to answer on the evidence; departure from Mexico for Toluca; possession of account books by Cervantes; Ignacio Algara; Pascual Eguía; Manuel Rubín.
6003 [Riva Palacio,] Vicente. Mexico, ALS. January 11, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Pronunciamiento for Zuloaga in La Ciudadela, Santo Domingo, and San Agustín; puros supporting Comonfort in San Francisco, Palacios, La Profesa, and La Merced; watchman killed in Calle de Chicomatla; Javierita; Carlos; Agustín; Josefina; illness of child.
6004 García, Fernando. [Carta a Francisco Pérez Palacios, Calle de Santa Isabel, No. 3.] Cuernavaca, ALS. January 12, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Illness of Ángel; Manuel Tener; loss of office; return of Riva Palacio; request for help in obtaining position.
6005 Garrido, A. Zimapán, LS. January 12, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Recommendation for reconstruction of jail and city buildings. 2 medio-real stamps.
6006 Calderón, José Eulalio. Curato en Texcalyacac, LS. January 14, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Return to office; plan for petition not to change the town boundaries; Indian society built up over 250 years.
6007 Tolsá, Cirilo. Mexico, LS. January 14, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Recommendation for Captain Manuel Luyando; offer to serve in a prefectura; Tlalnepantla; Cuautitlán preferred.
6008 Lezama, Francisco. Administración de Rentas de Zacualtipán, ALS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Stamped letterhead. January 14, 1857.
News of appointment in newspapers.
6009 Guerra, Manuel. Chalco, LS. January 14, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request for a Magistratura; application via Félix Aragón; past service; literary career; preference for juzgado in Cuautitlán; need for medical care for eyes.
6010 [Riva Palacio,] Vicente. Mexico, ALS. January 14, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Pronunciamiento expected in Texcoco; arrival of Osollo; headquarters in Santo Domingo; loss of government troops; Juárez rumored to have left Mexico to organize government as president; Comonfort as General in Chief; troops expected from outside; armistice for benefit of civilians daily; Josefina; Lupe.
6011 MINISTERIO DE FOMENTO. Mexico, Signed Manuel Orozco. January 15, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 32 cm.
Removal of Riva Palacio from the Junta menor del desagüe and appointment as Governor; final arrangements with Germán Landa.
6012 S[ánchez] Hidalgo, M[anuel]. Puebla, ALS. January 17, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request for return to position in Tulancingo; popularity in office; opposition of his replacement; General Francisco Pérez; Plutarco González; position in Mexico; juez de lo criminal suggested; resignation of Diputado León Guzmán; Ciudad de los Ángeles; damage to house during recent battle; San Agustín.
6013 Barba, Miguel. Texcoco, ALS. January 17, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Election to the Ayuntamiento withheld by the prefectura; request for support.
6014 Comonfort, I[gnacio]. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead. January 18, 1857.
Support of the Gobierno General promised.
6015 [Riva Palacio,] Vicente. Mexico, ALS. January 18, 1857.
2 l. 13 × 21 cm.
Negotiations between the opposing parties. Includes note by Josefina; use of study as bedroom for fear of cannon outside; Agustín Cruz; Javierita; Lola; Tonchita; Anita; San Cosme; Pacheco; Lupe; Lucio; trench construction; Carlos; note by Guadalupe Bros: Comonfort; San Fernando; Alameda; Barreiro; money requested by rebels; Rebollar.
6016 Soto, Manuel F. Tulancingo, LS. January 18, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Assumption of office in Prefectura; support of the Supremo Gobierno; criticism of Administrador de Rentas Juan Argumedo; his father Silverio; death of brother in siege of Zacatlán; opposition to paying contribuciones; Romero Díaz.
6017 Velázquez, J. Francisco. Tlalmanalco, ALS. January 19, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request for aid to Prefecto Aguirre; arrangement with creditors to pay forty percent of debts; influence with Vicente Zamora; illness of Mayordomo.
6018 Cortina Chávez, Ignacio. Mexico, LS. January 19, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Visit to house of Riva Palacio; Vicente; Guadalupe Bros; Josefina.
6019 Larrainzar, Ramón. Mexico, LS. January 19, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Recommendation for Francisco Enciso for position.
6020 [Cruz,] Agustín. Mexico, ALS. January 19, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Appointment as prefecto; letters for Escudero and Comonfort; rumors of arrest of Riva Palacio; Javierita; Manuelita; Pepe; Malo.
6021 [Riva Palacio,] Vicente. Mexico, ALS. January 19, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Pronunciamiento de Toluca; meeting with Comonfort; M. Rosas; Rodríguez de San Miguel, Martínez de la Torre; Andrade; Josefina; Lupe; reassurance of Comonfort.
6022 Escudero, P[edro]. Mexico, LS. January 19, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Arrival from Atoyac; false rumors of imprisonment; rumors in Chalco of attempt with 2,000 men; garrison sent to Lerma by the President; Noriega; recall of Reyes; appointment of Victorio Carrillo and son of Herrera; Allende; recommendation for Lic. Sicilia, Juez de Temascaltepec; pronunciados de San Luis in Tolimán; government troops in La Griega and Chichimequillas; Parrodi; Valdés defeated at Acámbaro.
6023 Bros, José M. Mexico, LS. January 20, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Rumors of Riva Palacio's imprisonment proved false; Javierita. Has a one-real stamp.
6024 Saborío, J[uan] N[apoleón]. Mexico, ALS. January 21, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Popular reception of new governor; recommendation for Jesús Andrade; opposition in Tampico; separatist movement in Huejutla; death of Francisco [Andrade]; project for “Estado de Iturbide”; support of Comonfort and Escudero. Has one-real stamp.
6025 Palafox de Ibargüengoytia, Agustín. Pachuca, LS. January 21, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Force of soldiers placed at governor's disposal; need for arms; uselessness of flintlocks; need for fifty more soldiers; opposition to reaccionarios; indifference of the Prefecto of Tulancingo; support of Alvarez and Comonfort. Has 2-real stamp.
6026 See No. 7177A.
6027 Goya, Juan Bautista. Mexico, ALS. January 21, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request for employment with Fuerza de seguridad pública de Chalco or custody of the Río Frío Road or in Municipalidad of the Partido; meeting with General Tolsá; Asunción.
6028 Onalo (Onato?), F[rancis]co. Mexico, ALS. January 21, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Service in Recaudación de Oajaca; work as lawyer and as Secretario y Magistrado of the Tribunal Superior; Deputy to State and National Congresses; Administrador propietario de rentas unidas in Oajaca; discharge on the change in government; employment as Juez menor de cuartel; request for a Juzgado de Letras in the State.
6029 Castañeda, Marcelino. Mexico, ALS. January 22, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Recommendation for Jesús Monterde, son of the General; applicant for position in the Comandancia General; Secretaría del Distrito; González; Junta de Crédito público.
6030 García, Miguel. Guerrero, LS. 2 l. 21 × 32 cm. Printed letterhead. January 22, 1857.
Withdrawal of Riva Palacio from legal representation of the State of Guerrero in the Compañía for gold mining; disposal of bonds. Includes draft of answer, Toluca, January 29, 1857, unsigned, agreeing to request concerning bonds.
6031 Villagrán, Rafael María. Mexico, ALS. January 22, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Rumors of imprisonment; news of El Valle sought by Gómez Tagle and Díaz; payment of living allowance stopped in October.
6032 Lecorreta, Mariano. Almoloya, ALS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed design with BATH. January 22, 1857.
Request for permission to visit his father in Toluca; Brother Rafael; imprisonment.
6033 Martínez, Manuel Demetrio. Zacualpan, ALS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed design: Railway locomotive with letters PRODUITS FRANÇAIS SBF. January 23, 1857.
Congratulations on appointment; benefits to Chalco.
6034 Piedra, Epigmenio de la. Mexico, ALS. January 23, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Delivery of letter by Garate and to the Archbishop; meeting of Archbishop with General Rangel; meeting with the Secretary; enjoined from returning to curate; transmittal of letter by the Juez de Letras de Tenancingo.
6035 Ortega, Crescencio. Mexico, LS. January 23, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request of Miguel Castellanos and some French citizens to look for treasure in Mexico State; rumor of rebels in Toluca.
6036 Monroy, José M. Tenancingo, ALS. January 23, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Transmittal of oficio from persons agreed upon; answer for Díaz requested.
6037 Aguirre, Manuel G. Mexico, LS. January 23, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Recommendation for some French citizens seeking permission to dig for treasure.
6038 Castillo Ganancia, Francisco del. Mexico, ALS. January 23, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Removal from office as Juez de Morelos in 1855 by General González; appointment as Juez de Tetecala; enmity of Subprefecto Arellano; imprisonment; Lic. Villaseñor; investigation in Yautepec; charges of signing the Acta of Pronunciamiento; Pronunciamiento de Tlalnepantla Cuautenca; appointment Juez de Huichapan in 1847; request for appointment to Juzgado de Tula or Tetecala.
6039 Comonfort, I[gnacio]. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead. January 23, 1857.
Reinforcement of Sección Moret; Tesorería General; repayment of loan to the Treasury; Siliceo; diplomatic relations broken by the Spanish chargé d'affaires; failure to punish the asesinos de San Vicente.
6040 Escudero, P[edro]. Mexico, ALS. 2 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed monogram. January 24, 1857.
Efforts of Siliceo to collect the $3,000 needed; appointments to Chalco furnished by Domingo María; Prefecto de Texcoco.
6041 Siliceo, M[anuel]. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 22 × 27 cm. Printed letterhead. January 24, 1857.
Deposit of $8,000 with Bahrer & Co. for Riva Palacio; $5,000 remainder to be delivered later.
6042 Lebrija, Manuel María. Querétaro, ALS. January 24, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Notice of new appointment of Riva Palacio and change of address.
6043 Baz, Juan J. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead. January 25, 1857.
Request that Subprefecto de Pachuca José María Islas be enjoined from persecuting José Miguel Guzmán; misconduct of Islas; charge of disaffection against Guzmán.
6044 Ugalde, Ignacio. Mexïco, ALS. January 25, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Duties with Sección Andrade and Prefectura de Huejutla; support of the Supremo Gobierno in battle of the 6th; opposition to efforts to create a “Estado de Iturbide”; opposition to the Governor of Tamaulipas; loss of Francisco Andrade described in article in El Monitor; recommendation for Saborío as Prefecto; Jesús Andrade; return with General Moreno with arms and ammunition.
6045 Soto, Manuel F. Tulancingo, LS. January 25, 1857.
3 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Expenses of garrison to be paid from income of the Aduana by order of the Ministro de Guerra; refusal of funds; mission to Mexico of Captain Juan Kampffer; troops needed in Pachuca “el segundo Guanajuato de la República”; danger of capture by rebel bands; payment of contribuciones; bands hiding in rancherías; Pronunciamiento de San Luis; arms needed for the Guardia Nacional; troops from Zacatlán; promises made to the rebels; Romero Díaz.
6046 Saborío, J[uan] N[apoleón]. Mexico, ALS. January 25, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Appointment of Jesús Andrade as Prefecto de Huejutla; service as Prefecto de Cuernavaca; opposition to transfer of Cuernavaca to State of Guerrero, as sought by Álvarez; appointment as Secretario de la Corte de Justicia; recommendation for Francisco Urquiza.
6047 Calderón, Lorenzo. Tenango, ALS. January 25, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Approach of rebels to Tenancingo; Temaloya; Medina; approach of González and Moret; Ignacio Díaz.
6048 Comonfort, I[gnacio]. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead. January 25, 1857.
Pardon granted Díaz Leal; pardon refused Miramón.
6049 Joaquín. [Carta a Vicente.] ALS. January 26, 1857.
1 l. 13 × 21 cm.
Support of José Miguel Guzmán against the Subprefecto of Pachuca; examination of Carballar.
6050 Noriega, J[oaquín]. Cuernavaca, LS. January 26, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Inaugural celebration; contract between the Ayuntamiento and Hacienda del Puente; construction of city market; problem of lodging of troops in city hall; Haro; medical examination of Spaniards killed in San Vicente; arrest of accused men in Xochitepec by Haro; complaints against Tetecala; Arellano.
6051 Escudero, P[edro]. Mexico, LS. 2 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed monogram. January 26, 1857.
Charges against José Miguel Guzmán of Pachuca belittled; return to Hacienda de San José.
6052 Haro, Benito. Cuernavaca, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Name embossed. January 26, 1857.
Congratulations on new appointment as governor; confinement in Tabasco by Antonio [Santa Anna?].
6053 Saborío, J[uan] N[apoleón]. Mexico, ALS. January 26, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Recommendation for José Miguel Guzmán of Pachuca; misconduct of Islas; exile of Guzmán; request for aid to Guzmán.
6054 Cortina Chávez, Ignacio. Mexico, ALS. January 26, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Congratulations on escape from pronunciados; transmittal of letter concerning danger to his hacienda. Includes copy of letter; attack on Zacualpan and Mapastlán; attack planned on Tenextepango; danger to Jonacate, Jantetelco, Barreto (Hacienda), Ticomán, Tepalcingo; cannon made in Tlalqui[1]tenango by Manuel Nape.
6055 Soto, Manuel F. Tulancingo, LS. January 27, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Rebel bands reported in Zacualtipán; proselyting of reactionaries among rancherías; withdrawal of guards for the Aduana de Pachuca; small garrison at Mineral del Monte; organization of the Guardia Nacional; Captain Kampffer sent to Mexico to get support; Zacatlán; Guardia Nacional del Estado de Puebla; shortage of arms.
6056 Escudero, P[edro]. Mexico, LS. 2 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed monogram. January 27, 1857.
Recognition of rebel Prefecto Samudio by Reyes Veramendi during occupation of Texcoco by the pronunciados; Acta adopted in Acolman; alcalde Julián Chávez; Herrera; good record of Chávez; Hacienda de San José; Cruz; request for aid to the town.
6057 Ortega, Crescencio. Mexico, ALS. January 27, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Recommendation for Juan Lezama, Administrador de Rentas, Partido de Tulancingo; removal by preceding government.
6058 Escudero, P[edro]. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed monogram. January 27, 1857.
Appointment of Palomo; letter to Reyes; Cruz; money sent to troops; son of Herrero at examination of lawyers; Vicente; battle with rebels; Ley de policía; Chávez.
6059 Lafragua, J[osé] M[aría]. Mexico, ALS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead of President. January 27, 1857.
Request for copies of statutes and decrees of the State. Written on President's stationery.
6060 Reyes Veramendi, [Manuel]. Texcoco, ALS. January 27, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request of President for his services in Mexico; motives suspected; departure, leaving Uribe in charge of the Prefectura; request for back pay.
6061 Garay y Texada, Francisco de. Santa María, LS. January 27, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Letter to Plutarco González on his behalf; desire of citizens for public celebration of the new governor; Villa del Valle.
6062 Payno, M[anuel]. Mexico, LS. 2 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed monogram: JMR. January 27, 1857.
Attack of Miramón on Toluca; capture of Alonso Rodríguez, a merchant; request for release on bond.
6063 Tenorio, Francisco. Cocotitlán, LS. January 27, 1857.
2 l. 16 × 21 cm.
Request of Pedro Alcántara and Francisco Blas for copy of expediente in office of Prefecto de Texcoco; request of Ramón Espinosa for a decision in case pending over ownership of a tank.
6064 Comonfort, I[gnacio]. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead. January 27, 1857.
Recommendation for Cura de Tejupilco Salvador Suárez.
6065 Comonfort, I[gnacio]. Mexico, LS. January 27, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Recommendation for Cura de Tejupilco Salvador Suárez; same as above.
6066 Guerrero, José Antonio. Zacatlán, LS. January 28, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Appointment as governor reported in El Siglo; service as Juez de Letras in Zacatlán; removal from office in Zacualtipán by Santa Anna.
6067 Calderón, José Eulalio. Texcalyacac, LS. January 28, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Petition of the citizens of the town to the President; works toward establishment of peace and respect for authority.
6068 González, Plutarco. Hacienda de la Tenería, ALS. January 28, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
March toward Malinalco and Ocuil[n], with General Moret going to Joquicingo in search of rebel bands; Santiago; Díaz Leal; troops at Zumpahuacán and San Pablo.
6069 Pérez Palacios, Ángel. Mexico, LS. January 29, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Congratulations on appointment; recommendation for Lic. Rafael García Caballero; support of Cuernavaca and Morelos.
6070 Basquera, Mucio. Huichapan, ALS. January 29, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Business delays in Mexico; Cuajimalpa; travel to Ixmiquilpan; Parres; assumption of office; inventory; archives in Tula; meeting with Francisco Iturbe; decree on Police; agitation in Zimapán; Tula; Jilotepec; Actopan; action against rebels by Parrodi.
6071 Martínez, Primitivo. Chalco, ALS. January 29, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Congratulations on new office.
6072 Piedra, Epigmenio de la. Mexico, ALS. January 29, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Letter to Garate; danger of returning to his curate; Plutarco; insecurity of the roads; San Lorenzo; sermons promised at Santísima and Jesús María.
6073 Andrade, Romón. Cuautitlán, LS. January 31, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Death of brother Francisco; congratulations on appointment as governor.
6074 Muñoz Camp[uza]no, Ignacio. Pachuca, ALS. January 31, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Criticism of Subprefecto José María Islas and Comandante militar Ibargüengoitia; appointments by Pueblita; persecution of José Miguel Guzmán.
6075 Álvarez, Juan. La Providencia, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Name embossed. January 31, 1857.
Congratulations on appointment as governor.
6076 Herrera y Campos, Francisco. Mexico, ALS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed monogram. February 1, 1857.
Letters by Crescencio Ortega and Reyes Veramendi; Texcoco; Tulancingo; pay of troops taken up with Escudero; Palomo; Chávez; departure of Lafragua for Veracruz; Ministerio de Fomento; letter to Noriega in Cuernavaca; appointment of Guevara for Calpulalpam approved by Visitador; Javierita; Carlos.
6077 Soto, Manuel F. Tulancingo, LS. February 1, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Complaint of the pulqueros; payments to rebels constituting double taxation; danger of contraband trade; inconvenience of payments at the Aduana.
6078 Lezama, Juan. Tulancingo, ALS. 2 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed design. February 1, 1857.
Approval of political policy; Manuel Soto; note on his public services.
6079 Bros, José M. Mexico, ALS. February 2, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Assumption of office in the Junta de Crédito público; Lic. Yáñez; Tesorero Rincón; influence of Riva Palacio.
6080 Garay y Texada, Francisco de. Villa del Valle, LS. February 2, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Delay in travel on doctor's orders; need for salvoconducto to pass Amanalco; damages by rebellious Indians; Acevedo; local uprisings.
6081 [Riva Palacio,] Mariano. [Carta a sus hijos.] Toluca, ALS. February 2, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Robbery at Cuajimalpa by band from Mexico; Vicente de P. Icaza; his brother Mariano; Josefina; Lupe; Garate.
6082 MINISTERIO DE FOMENTO. Mexico, Signed [Manuel] Siliceo. February 3, 1857.
1 l. 22 × 32 cm.
Request for a substitute on the Junta Protectora of the Escuela Nacional de Agricultura.
6083 Andrade, Jesús. Huejutla, ALS. February 3, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Death of his brother Francisco; Saborío; appointment as Prefecto of Huejutla.
6084 Lebrija, Manuel María. Querétaro, ALS. February 3, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Regrets over informality of previous letter.
6085 AYUNTAMIENTO DE TEXCOCO. [Petición a Agustín Cruz.] LS. February 3, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Petition against the removal of Manuel R. Veramendi from the Prefectura; request for intervention with the State Governor for reversal of the order. Signed: Miguel Uribe, Macedonio Uribe, Manuel Violante, Agustín Gutiérrez, Mariano Espejel, Domingo Pimentel, F. Guadalupe Espinoza, F. Maldonado, José Miranda, and Isidro Pimentel.
6086 Ceballos, Juan B. Mexico, LS. February 3, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Governor's plan to go to Texcaltenco; danger of travel; resignation of Lic. Espejo, Juez de Letras de Yautepec; search for replacement from the Tierra Caliente; Javierita.
6087 Llave, Ignacio de la. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed heading. February 3, 1857.
Announcement of assumption of office as Ministro de Gobernación; support of Plan de Ayutla; republican principles.
6088 García Icazbalceta, Joaquín. Mexico, ALS. February 4, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Recommendation for José Gutiérrez, new subprefecto de Jonacatepec; explanation of conditions; appointment as military commander advised.
6089 Veytia, Mariano B. Tenancingo, ALS. February 4, 1857.
3 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Marino reported besieged in Coatepec by Matías Estrada; reinforcements sent under Eufemio Herrera; Ignacio Díaz; money furnished by Spaniard Andrés Pando Álvarez; arrival of Cavareda and Matías with troops at house of Tomás Madariaga, Administrador de Tabacos; failure to find money; theft of a horse; return and robbery of the fund for papel sellado; loan demanded of the citizens; withdrawal to Tecualoya; plan to attack Marino Hernández; failure of mission of Eufemio Herrera; Zatapam (Yatipán?); Ley sobre celadores de policía; need for garrison; Zacualpa[n]; action against pronunciados by González.
6090 Baz, Juan J. Mexico, LS. February 4, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request that the Prefectura de Tlalnepantla pay the Ayuntamiento de México $434 for housing prisoners for that city; Zárate; feeding of prisoners.
6091 Flores, Joaquín. Tenancingo, LS. February 5, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Congratulations on appointment as governor.
6092 [Mier y Terán,] Gregorio. Mexico, LS. February 5, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Defense of San Nicolás; Carmona; damage done by troops; theft of money and horses; loss of saddles and harness; inventory of loss; illness of wife.
6093 Castillo, Zeferino del. Tenancingo, LS. February 5, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Appointment as Subprefecto accepted; need for Cura Epigmenio de la Piedra to return to his curate.
6094 Barquera, Mucio. Huichapan, ALS. February 5, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Effort to persuade citizens of the need for the Reglamento de Policía; need for primary education; fighting renewed among troops near Cadereyta; cannon and mortar fire.
6095 Monroy, José M. T'enancingo, ALS. February 5, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Appeal to good offices of Cura Juan N. Pichardo in Zumpahuacán, to Ignacio Cruz, and José María Mondragón.
6096 AYUNTAMIENTO DE COYOACÁN. Copy. No date.
2 l. 21 × 32 cm.
Discussion of the new constitution produced on February 5, 1857; failure to provide for the Catholic Church; opposition to Article 123; danger of religious war; tolerance of religions; support of the Religión Católica Apostólica Romana; signatories: Lic. José del Villar y Bocanegra, Marcos Maldonado (Subprefecto), Octaviano Belmont (Presidente del Ayuntamiento); “siguen multitud de firmas.”
6097 Comonfort, I[gnacio]. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead. February 5, 1857.
Lack of funds for General González; resignation may be forced for lack of funds; efforts to obtain operating expenses; deposit with Bahre. Includes copy.
6098 Salinas, María Gertrudis. Cuernavaca, ALS. February 5, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Suspension of pension payments; widow of Captain José Rodríguez of Tepecoacuilco; appeal to officials in Cuernavaca; legal expenses; Administrador de la Aduana; request for resumption of payments.
6099 Zamora, Vicente. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed as in No. 6033. February 6, 1857.
Introduction to Carlos Campos, newly appointed to Rentas públicas, Villa del Valle.
6100 Galindo, Félix. Mexico, ALS. February 6, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Removal of Miguel Villalba from post with Aduana in Guaymas; San Blas; need for back pay; recommendation for post in Administración de Rentas de Pachuca, earlier held by Miguel Bandera; Noriega.
6101 Ugalde, Ignacio. Pachuca, ALS. February 6, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Continued persecution of José Miguel Guzmán by Islas; salvoconducto disregarded; removal of Islas recommended; return to Huejutla.
6102 Carmona, Nicolás. San Nicolás, ALS. February 6, 1857.
2 l. 31 × 27 cm.
Loss of clothing and tools during raid by band of pronunciados; search for español Escobar; escape toward Santiago; garrison needed in Lerma.
6103 Río, J. M. del. Mexico, ALS. February 6, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Recommendation for Feliciano Bermejo to replace Antonio Herrera, Administrador de la Aduana de Chalco; illness of Herrera.
6104 Copca, Bernardo. [Carta a Francisco Iturbe.] ALS. February 6, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
The English packet; Administradores de Los Pozos and San Pablo; meetings in Actopan and Tula; Compañías de Celadores; pursuit of bandits.
6105 Uslar, Germán de. [Carta a Agustín Cruz en Toluca.] Zacualpan, ALS. February 6, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Introduction to Juan Núñez, sent to report on recent events in Zacualpan.
6106 Iturbe, Francisco. Mexico, LS. February 7, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Loan secured by the Hacienda de la Huerta; José María Valdés Garduño; loans on Hacienda de la Llave and Hacienda de Nanacamilpa; Pedro Escudero; difficulty of selling haciendas under present circumstances; Bernardo Copca; need for police force in Astopan (Actopan); stagecoach robbed near Hacienda de la Cañada; police accused; Lic. Ramón Martínez Zurita recommended to replace Aguirre as Juez in Pachuca; Villa del Carbón.
6107 Soriano, Antonio. Mexico, ALS. February 7, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Long service in the Army; certificate of General Pinzón; Escuadrón de Morelos; service in Cuernavaca with General Álvarez and in Mexico and Puebla under Sección Gómez and with [Comonfort] in 1855; request for place in the new Fuerza de Seguridad; knowledge of weapons.
6108 Castillo Ganancia, Francisco del. Mexico, ALS. February 7, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request for appointment to replace deceased Juez de Texcoco or to replace the Juez de Cuernavaca.
6109 Mendoza, J. Tenango, LS. February 7, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Recommendation for Demetrio Espíndola's request for safeconduct to appeal to the Governor for pardon; participation in uprising in Tiang[]co under José Puente; concealment in Hacienda de Treinta.
6110 Atristain, Miguel. Mexico, LS. February 7, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Resignation of the Juez de Pachuca; recommendation for Lic. Ramón Martínez Zurita; service in Tampico; accusation of bribery dismissed; Semanario Judicial.
6111 Siliceo, M[anuel]. Mexico, ALS. February 7, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Supply of funds; telegraph; siege at La Magdalena broken; march of rebels toward Querétaro; pursuit by Parrodi; submission of Tampico to Moreno; Lantier (Santier?); support of Blancarte; growth of school of agriculture; bankruptcy of Ministro de Fomento; Junta menor de desagüe.
6112 Comonfort, I[gnacio]. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead. February 7, 1857.
Success of Ramírez over pronunciados in San Nicolás; Hacienda de San Nicolás Peralta; search for Vicario; funds left with Casa de Bahre.
6113 [Mier y Terán,] Gregorio. Mexico, LS. February 7, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Report of Carmona on damage done by government troops; threats of reprisals by the accused.
6114 Hernández, Nazario. Mexico, ALS. February 7, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request for assignment to military unit in grade of Comandante de Batallón graduado de Coronel; certificates by Ministro de la Guerra, Jefe del Estado Mayor del Ejército; organization of Guardia de Seguridad in the Supremo Decreto of January 16; cousin of Doloritas Guerrero; service as Comandante General de Oaxaca in 1851.
6115 Comonfort, I[gnacio]. Mexico, LS. 2 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead. February 8, 1857.
Telegram from Governor of Querétaro on withdrawal of rebels from San Luis at La Magdalena toward Apichitlán (?) and Hacienda de Esperanza; pursuit by Parrodi; fights at Hacienda de Tunas Blancas; capture of equipment; capture of ex-Teniente Coronel Atanasio Oropesa of the Artillery and General Luis G. Osollo; pursuit by General Langberg; clemency toward prisoners enjoined.
6116 Veytia, Mariano B. Tenancingo, ALS. February 8, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Organization of militia not avisable because most citizens favor rebel cause; loss of weapons feared; appointment of Eufemio Herrera not recommended because of lack of public support; arrival of Piedra awaited; Monroy.
6117 Ceballos, Juan B. Mexico, LS. February 8, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Resignation of Juez de Yautepec; Javierita.
6118 Béistegui, Nicanor. Mexico, ALS. February 8, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Letters from Atristain and Escandón; recommendation for Lic. Ramón Martínez Zurita for Juzgado de Pachuca; Iturbe; separatio of García Aguirre from position; legal action by Ponciano Arriaga.
6119 Campero, M. A. Veracruz, ALS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed monogram: VH. February 8, 1857.
Letter to Pedro Escudero y Echánove on police force; support of Iturbe and Rovalo; letter to José de la Luz Moreno from Apam; meeting with Agustín Paredes; Tulancingo.
6120 Barquera, Mucio. Huichapan, ALS. February 9, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Organization of Celadores de policía; Subprefecto de Jilotepec Anastacio Molina; Propietario de Zimapán, de Tula, de Ixmiquilpan, de Actopan; appointment of Lic. Bernardo Martínez as Juez interino; Solórzano; Martínez; Huichapan; flight of reaccionarios toward Ajuchitlán and Querétaro.
6121 Carmona, Nicolás. San Nicolás, ALS. February 9, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
List of items carried off by troops made by Margarito Ordóñez; meeting for organization of Police; Gregorio.
6122 VECINOS DEL MINERAL DE CAPULA. Mineral de Pachuca, Copy. February 9, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Explanation of the pronunciamiento of October 8 with that in Pachuca; support of Plan de Castrejón; boundaries of Hacienda de Asunción; acceptance of pardon; support of Comonfort and Riva Palacio; organization of a company of Guardia Nacional.
6123 Suárez, Salvador. LS. February 10, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Protest against persecution by citizens of Tejupilco.
6124 Reyes Veramendi, M[anuel]. Mexico, ALS. February 10, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Effort to help in suit of the Ayuntamiento de Teotihuacán against José Nicolás García, Cueva, y Aldama; separation from the Prefectura; return of the expediente to the Juez de Letras de Teotihuacán.
6125 Lacunza, José María. Mexico, ALS. February 10, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Recommendation for Mariano Barroso for the Celadores; service as Lieutenant Colonel of Cavalry; support of the pronunciados in first revolution in Puebla.
6126 Villegas, Ignacio. Tenancingo, LS. February 10, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Return to religious work in Tenancingo; support of concilios aprobados and Decretos Pontificios.
6127 Villegas, José de la Luz. Mexico, LS. 2 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed design: LONDON. February 10, 1857.
Request for permission to return to religious work in Tenancingo; support of Piedra; vindication of public conduct; illness, and need for change of climate.
6128 Pérez Palacios, Ángel. Mexico, LS. February 10, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Complaints of the propietarios in Cuernavaca; Hacienda de Miacatlán; José Mariano Campos.
6129 Piedra, José de la. Mexico, LS. February 10, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request for position; Escudero; fear of opposition of the President.
6130 Barrio, J. N. del. Mexico, ALS. 2 l. 13 × 21 cm. Name embossed. Embossed design: DE LA RUE & CO. LONDON. February 10, 1857.
Need for security of the roads; plan for organizing a group of fifty men to pursue the robbers; appointment of José Mariano Campos as head; project for Cuernavaca and Tetecala; Yautepec; Prefectura de Morelos; Pablo Bueno.
6131 Cosío, Francisco. Mexico, ALS. February 10, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Unjust discharge of brother from position with the Alcabala; enmity of Juez Sáncha and the Argumedos; imprisonment in Casa consistorial.
6132 DIPUTACIÓN DE MINERÍA DEL MINERAL DEL MONTE. [Contrato.] Mexico, Unsigned. February 10, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Meeting of Alberto E. MacKintosh, Albino Saldaña, Gerónimo Echániz, Juan Córdova, Manuel Sáenz Fell, and Domingo Boubé (for Ramón Boubé); location in Zacualtipán, State of Mexico; division of responsibility; request for exclusive right for manufacture of crucibles; office organization; salary of director; issuance of bonds.
6133 Escudero P[edro]. Mexico, ALS. 2 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed monogram. February 11, 1857.
Interest in Piedra; meeting with President; departure of Pacheco from Distrito de Mazatlán; absence from Juzgado de Tetecala; Juez de Chalco.
6134 Comonfort, I[gnacio]. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead. February 11, 1857.
Permit for General Piedra to go to Prefectura de Morelos; letter from Plutarco González; loan received from the U.S. without loss of land; loan subject to Senate action; victory of Parrodi over rebels of San Luis; La Magdalena; support of Blancarte in Guadalajara.
6135 Arroyo, F[rancisco]. Tenancingo, ALS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed as in 6033. February 11, 1857.
Band dissolved by Cabareda and Matías Estrada; effort of Marino Hernández to take refuge in Guerrero; Zacualpan; Texcapan.
6136 [Noriega,] Joaquín. Cuernavaca, ALS. 2 l. 22 × 28 cm. Embossed as in 6127. February 11, 1857.
Organization of Fuerza de seguridad by Mariano Campos; small force raised by the State; indifference of the hacendados; residence in Cuernavaca; Javierita; funds needed by Haro.
6137 [Riva Palacio,] Vicente. Mexico, LS. February 12, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request for payment of $300 to Vicente de Islas of Chignahuapan to reimburse him for expenses in loan to Government during recent uprising; payment by Administración de Rentas de Pachuca.
6138 _____. [Recibo.] Mexico, LS. February 12, 1857.
1 l. 22 × 26 cm.
Receipt for $50 from José Eduardo Argumosa; legal services for suit against Saviñones, representative for Ramón María Loreto Canal de Samaniego.
6139 Escudero, P[edro]. Mexico, ALS. 2 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed monogram. February 12, 1857.
Request for letter of recommendation to the President on behalf of Herrera Campos; support of Herrera.
6140 Castillo, Florentino del. [Carta al Ministro de la Guerra Juan Soto.] Chalco, LS. February 12, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Efforts to obtain retirement pay; payment suspended by order of Riva Palacio; request for appointment to the Fuerza de Policía in Chalco, Administración de contribuciones directas, or Alcabala.
6141 Piedra, José de la. Mexico, ALS. February 13, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Permit of the President for employment in Mexico State; passport delayed by Comandante General Alcérraca (Herrera?); Rovalo; organization of Fuerza de policía.
6142 Palomo, J[osé] A[ntonio]. Texcoco, ALS. February 13, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 28 cm.
Papers of the Prefectura due from Reyes Veramendi; weapons and horses taken by Beltrán; Comonfort; Cobos; Reglamento de Policía; co-operation of the hacendados.
6143 [Riva Palacio,] Vicente. Mexico, ALS. February 13, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Transmittal of letter from Tepetitlán.
a. jarquín (Joaquín?) y Domínguez, Anastasio: [Carta a Vicente Riva Palacio.] Tepetitlán, LS. 1 l. f. 3-3v. Strong protest against the Subreceptor de Alcabalas; request for change; comparison with Pilate and Caifás; Indian tribes of Panis and Tancahuis; suffering of the town and parish. February 9, 1857.
6144 Zerecero, A[nastasio]. Mexico, LS. February 13, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Delivery of pardon to the Capula group in Pachuca; José María Islas; enrollment in the Resguardos provisionales; Juzgado de Pachuca turned over by José María Aguirre to Ignacio Miranda; article in El Siglo by García Aguirre; José María Labastida; prisoners freed; preparation of new oath for the prisoners to Comonfort and Riva Palacio; Macario Cisneros; Antonio Pérez; Francisco Pérez; Luz García; administrative anarchy in Pachuca; danger of uprising.
6145 Comonfort, Ignacio. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead. February 13, 1857.
Capture of Cabecilla Escobar and pursuit of Ramírez toward Tenancingo; Vicario and Cabareda sought; section to be sent under General Moret to Texcoco; organization of Fuerza de Policía; Becerril removed from Camino de Toluca and sent to Huamantla; General González; foreign loan.
6146 Zerón, Manuel. Zacualpam, ALS. February 14, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Sub-prefectura of Zacualpam accepted; delay in assuming office; travel to Mexico; Saavedra; Mariano Gálvez; increase in mining interests; Núñez; Colonel Arroyo; Albino Pando.
6147 Siliceo, M[anuel]. Mexico, ALS. February 14, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Payments to Iturbe; costs of the militia; occupation of San Luis by government troops; Blancarte in Lagos; treaty negotiations with the U.S. minister.
6148 Valderrama, Gabriel. Xochimilco, ALS. February 14, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Recommendations for brother Miguel and nephew Francisco Hernández; request for pardon for involvement in the rebellion.
6149 Arroyo, Francisco. [Oficio al Juez Anciliar del pueblo de Texicapán.] Brigada González, Sección Arroyo, Zacualpan, LS. February 14, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Order for arrest of Marino Hernández and removal to Toluca.
6150 _____. [Oficio al teniente coronel Sinforiano Martínez.] Zacualpan, Copy. February 14, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Order for arrest of Marino Hernández and removal to Toluca; history of his thefts and exactions, executions, and threats; defense of Plan de Ayutla; General Juan Álvarez.
6151 Soto, Manuel F. Mexico, ALS. February 15, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Travel to Toluca impeded by snow; return from Huamantla; release of troops; request that no pardons be granted before his interviews; Juan Soto.
6152 Argumedo, Silv[eri]o. Mexico, ALS. February 15, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Refusal to return to Tulancingo or Pachuca; substitution by Diego Villaseñor; three uprisings in Tulancingo; mistreatment of family; conservative spirit in Tulancingo; service as Administrador de Rentas de Zacatlán; charges sent to Santa Anna.
6153 Pinzón, Manuel. Mexico, LS. February 15, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request for statement on qualification for La Ley orgánica del registro del Estado Civil.
6154 Revilla, Domingo. ALS. February 16, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Recommendation for Félix Lubián, Administrador de Rentas de Metztitlán; illness of daughter.
6155 [Riva Palacio,] Vicente. Mexico, LS. February 16, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Recommendation for bearer, seeking relief from bond given Manuel Salazar, Administrador de Actopan during the previous administration.
6156 Velázquez, J. Francisco. Tlalmanalco, ALS. February 16, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Reglamento de Celadores; increase in size of Fuerza de Policía; Temamatla; Ayotzingo; Reyes Veramendi; appointment of Prefecto Palomo; Guardia Nacional de Chalco; Escrituras de adjudicaciones; Jesusita.
6157 Legorreta, Agustín. ALS. February 16, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Charges prepared in Juzgado de Letras of Lic. Rebollar; visit of enemy Tiburcio Arce; arrest of son; detention of family in Mexico; pardon requested.
6158 Arroyo, F[rancisco]. Ixtapan, ALS. February 16, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Return of troops to Zacualpan; force sent to Tecualoya; request for operating expenses in Zacualpan.
6159 Barrio, J. N. del. Mexico, ALS. 13 × 21 cm. Name embossed. February 16, 1857.
Organization of Fuerza de policía by Campos; support of hacendados; Cuernavaca; arrangements with Noriega; Campero (?) in Veracruz.
6160 Díez de Sollano, José María. Mexico, ALS. February 16, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Family property confiscated by the Governor of Guanajuato; charge that brother Vicente had followed Samaniego (his cousin) who now is with Mejía “el de la Sierra”; agreement with brother to keep Mexican property, leaving brother the Spanish property; request for intervention with President on his behalf; departure for San Miguel de Allende; Bermingante.
6161 Bustamante, Cenobio. [Oficio al Alcalde Juan Núñez.] Jocotitlán, LS. February 16, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Arrival with Lieutenant Colonel Sinforiano Martínez; meeting with Lieutenant Colonel Marino Hernández in Texicapan; Teloloapan; battle at Cacahuamilpa against Comandante de Taxco; El Hospital, Coatepec; Tecualoya; approach of rebels to Zacualp[am]; San Pablo; Francisco de Arroyo.
6162 García, Icazbalceta, Joaquín. Mexico, ALS. February 17, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Interim appointment of Jesús Carbajal; appointment of Gutiérrez; Jonacate visited by Morelos troops; Tenango; efforts to burn crops; collection of sugar and brandy with taxes; tax imposed by Plutarco González; tax on storage places under law of March 17, 1843.
6163 Rosas, José María. Soyaniq[]n, ALS. February 17, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Recommendation for José María Buitrón; brothers Guadalupe Buitrón and Rodrigo Buitrón; charge by Aguilar over purchase of house; San Miguelito; charges by Lic. Luis María de Aguilar; sentence in Tula by Lic. Ignacio Nieva; Platón; Jilotepec; request for intervention to see justice done; Marín.
6164 _____. Soyaniq[]n, ALS. February 17, 1857.
4 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Account of illness; Nicolás de la Portilla; baths at Cuautla Amilpas de Guerrero; Atotonilco; Pedro María Anaya; Esparza; presidency of Arista; Gregorio Mier; Iturbe; Prieto; Lagos; Marín; writing by José María Osornio.
6165 Martínez, Sinforiano. [Oficio a Juan Núñez.] Jocotitlán, ALS. February 17, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Criminal charges left up to Hernández; reports of Cenobio Bustamante; withdrawal to Ixcateopan.
6166 Alas, [Manuel?]. [Carta al teniente coronel Francisco Arroyo.] Toluca, ALS. February 17, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Funds needed for troops at Tenango; Guzmán; pay for Zavaleta.
6167 Álvarez, Juan. [Carta al general Manuel Céspedes, en México.] La Providencia, Copy, Miacatlán, February 17, 1857. April 16, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Hacienda de Miacatlán exempt from tax; limitation of powers of governors.
6168 Romero, Eufemio. Jefatura de Hacienda, Toluca, ALS. February 18, 1857.
1 l. 13 × 21 cm.
Receipt of pay.
6169 Cid del Prado, I[gnacio]. Mexico, ALS. February 18, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Recommendation for cousin Ignacio García y Conde; time spent with pronunciados under Cabecilla Ignacio Guti[ér]rez; request for safeconduct; fear for family in Teotihuacán.
6170 Velázquez, J. Francisco. Tlalmanalco, ALS. February 18, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Complete political control by the Fuerza de Seguridad; defeat for rebels at San Pablo Atlazalpan; bandits in Monte de la Milpa Alta; Distrito de Tlalpan; Javierita.
6171 Armas, Felipe S. [Carta a Joaquín Noriega.] Mexico, ALS. February 18, 1857.
1 l. 13 × 21 cm.
Request for letter of recommendation to the Governor suggesting appointment to office of Oficial 30. de la Sección Directiva; departure for Toluca.
6172 Oviedo, José María. [Carta a Francisco Iturbe.] Cañada, ALS. February 18, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 32 cm.
Bandit attack on stagecoach carrying General Negrete; dispersal by military escort; maneuvers against reported bandit groups; police from Tlalnepantla; stage-coach from Arroyozarco; Peaje de Tepeji.
6173 Núñez, Juan. Zacualpam, LS. February 19, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Pursuit of Mariano Hernández by Lieutenant Colonel Francisco Arroyo into Guerrero State; pacification of the district.
6174 Cueva, Ramón de la. Mexico, LS. February 19, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Assumption of office by Lic. Sicilia; Luis Barreiro; Javierita; Cruz; Juan Robles; agreement between Compañía del Real del Monte and estate of Pedro Terreros; Manuel Terreros; Pedro Escudero; Gregorio.
6175 Noriega, J[oaquín]. Cuernavaca, LS. February 19, 1857.
2 l. 22 × 28 cm., 2 l. 16 × 21 cm.
Meeting of the Junta general and organization of the Fuerza de policía; Mariano Campos; representatives from Cuernavaca, Hacienda de Treinta, Hacienda de San Gaspar, Hacienda de Atlacomulco; Lic. Castellanos; Francisco Lamadrid; Hacienda de San Vicente; death of Juan Abascal “famoso por sus crímenes”; funds available in Casa de Bermejillo; Bueno; improvement in conditions of the militia; advice of González; Navarro; repair of Palacio municipal; elementary school; Javierita.
a. Noticia de las prendas q ecsisten pa. equipar la policia del Distrito de Cuernavaca. unsigned list. 1 l. f. 3. Lists horses, muskets, swords, lances, bridles, reins, saddles, blankets, and items of uniform. Undated,
b. Benito Haro: [Oficio al Prefecto del distrito.] Comandancia Principal de Cuernavaca, Copy, signed Noriega. 1 l. f. 4. Notice of $1,500 on deposit with Pío Bermejillo; Capt. Pablo Bueno. February 18, 1857. February 19, 1857,
6176 Suárez, Salvador. Tejupilco, LS. February 19, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Unrest in the local parish; organization of Policía for security of the roads; opposition of Indians to paying taxes; opposition to policy of the Gobierno Superior; disrespect for laws; Santo Tomás; the Gobierno Republicano; Hacienda de Luvianos; Acamuchitlán; robber band of Trinidad Benítez, claiming support of Álvarez; Mariano de la Cueva.
6177 Campos, José Mariano. Cuernavaca, ALS. 2 l. 22 × 28 cm. Embossed as in 6127. February 20, 1857.
Junta General called by Noriega; Juntas called in Partido de Yautepec and Tetecala; special circumstances in Cuernavaca; establishment of Fuerza de Policía.
6178 Saavedra, Juan. Sultepec, LS. February 20, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Appointment of Lic. Zerón as Subprefecto de Zacualpan; interim appointment of Luis Romero; Junta general for organization of the Fuerza de Policía; departure of Mariano Hernández and re-establishment of order.
6179 Revilla, Domingo. Mexico, ALS. February 20, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Separation of M. G. Pueblita from Pachuca; election of diputados de minería; Islas; José Luis Revilla.
6180 Figueroa, José María. [Carta a Nicolás Francisco Díaz en Mamatla.] Teloloapam, LS. February 20, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Citizens imprisoned by order of the Comandante principal; request for settlement of differences; support of Plan de Ayutla; injustice of their imprisonment.
6181 Siliceo, M[anuel]. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Printed letterhead. February 21, 1857.
Watermark: Liverpool 1854.
Recommendation for Francisco del Castillo Ganancia, applicant for Juzgado de Texcoco or Cuernavaca.
6182 _____. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead. February 21, 1857.
Payment of $3,000 bill to Iturbe.
6183 Arroyo, F[rancisco]. Tenancingo, ALS. February 22, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Efforts to capture Marino Hernández; Lic. Manuel Zerón; arrival in Ixtapan; Texicapan; flight to Guerrero; announcements made in Zacualpan; letter to Sinforiano Martínez, nearest commander in Guerrero; letters of Cenobio Bustamante and Sinforiano Martínez; Juan Núñez; Álvarez; disturbances at night; excommunication of killers of Matías Estrada's companion, a priest; Cura de Tecualoya.
6184 Escudero, P[edro]. Mexico, ALS. 2 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed monogram. February 22, 1857.
Junta in Texcoco; organization of Fuerza de Policía; Campos; Francisco Cervantes; representative of Chepingo; Lanza; Álvarez; Icaza; el inglés Basurin; Teotihuacán; Nicolás García; Piedra; Lu[is] López recommended by Cueva; Fernández de Jáuregui; Hacienda de Portel[o](?); Traconis; J. Portillos imprisoned.
6184A Palomo, J[osé] A[ntonio]. Texcoco, ALS. February 22, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Decrease in rebel activity; meeting of landowners to discuss the Reglamento de policía; subscription by Pedro Escudero in Teotihuacán; Pancho Campero; shortage of candidates for chief; attendance of Agustín Cruz, Pepe Cervantes, Juan Bonring (Englishman), Luis Cabrero, and Luis Flores; transmittal of anonymous letters from Mexico; defense of Muenos (?) in new position; collection of Contribución; Pancho Lama (Lanza?); preparation of padrones.
6185 Castillo, Ceferino del. Tenancingo, ALS. February 22, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Complaint of Bonifacio Velázquez, Captain of the Guardia Nacional de San Pablo that personal enemies are assigned his command by the Comandante General; policy of the Comandante General [González].
6186 Madrid, Antonio. Mexico, LS. February 22, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Purchase of Haciendita de Cacalomacán from Berriozábal; shortage of water: Ignacio Valdés, owner of nieghboring Hacienda; Cocastepec (?); Ignacio Mañón; Toluca; Cuevas; sale of water suggested.
6187 Iturbe, Francisco. Mexico, LS. February 22, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Meeting with Béistegui and Escandón; Tacubaya; income from silver tax contracted by Lafragua; Real del Monte; end of the revolution; funds needed for Guardia Nacional in Huichapa[n]; Prefecto Mucio Barquera.
6188 Arce, Tiburcio. Mexico, ALS. 2 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed as in 6127. February 23, 1857.
Suspension of Diego Villaseñor for handling of Rentas de la Administración de Pachuca.
6189 Núñez, Juan. Zacualpam, LS. February 23, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Marino Hernández given refuge in Guerrero; message to alcalde anciliar de Mamatla; release of prisoners at Mamatla; Prefectura de Teloloapam; imprisonment by order of Hesiquio Montes; requests for pardon received.
6190 Goya, Juan Bautista. Mexico, ALS. February 23, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Fuerza de seguridad reported dissolved because of bad organization; vigilance over roads from Mexico to Puebla and from Ayotla to Río Frío; effort to obtain appointment in Chalco.
6191 Moreno, J. de la Luz. Quintanilla, LS. 2 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed monogram. February 23, 1857.
Letter from Campero in Veracruz; plan to organize troops to guard the plains in co-operation with Paredes in Tulancingo.
6192 Gutiérrez, José. Jonacatepec, LS. February 23, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Need for a Juez Letrado; injustice of continued imprisonment of accused; excesses committed by earlier judge; José María Carvajal.
6193 Villamil, Gerónimo. Tezontlalpa, ALS. February 23, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Persecution of some citizens of San Francisco Zacacalco by authorities in Hueypoxtla, Prefecto Ramón Andrade, and by Cirilo de Castro, owner of Hacienda de Bata; Lic. José María Garay; Cuautitlán.
6194 Béistegui, Nicanor. Mexico, ALS. February 23, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Complaint against the Juez de Letras de Pachuca; litigation over land; Atristain; Iturbide; loan of money to the State.
6195 Iturbe, Francisco. Mexico, LS. February 23, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Meeting with Béistegui; arrangements with the President for a loan of $24,000 from the mining company; Escandón; Tlahuelilpa; Fuerza de Policía in Tula; Félix Cuevas.
6196 Millán, Celestino. Juzgado Con[]or de San Pablo, ALS. February 23, 1857.
1 l. 16 × 21 cm.
Request for printed copies of Cartilla la Ley and dirección de los conciliadores; shortage in Tenancingo.
6197 Palomo, J[osé] A[ntonio]. Texcoco, ALS. February 24, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Attack on Hacienda de Tlaginga (?), near Teotihuacán, by bandits, “la mayor parte españoles”; theft of money, arms, and horses; attack on finca of Juan Olvera; attack on bandits at Tulpetlac and Villa de Guadalupe; partial recovery of loot; aid of Manuel Rosales (Alcalde of Acolman) and Pancho Lama; the Cobos band; Fernando and Tomás Vargas; Antonio Zapiaín; Morelia; capture of Mariano Solís; trials in San Juan Teotihuacán before Juez Licea(?) y Borja; concern for the Legation of Spain; disappearance of Padre Guardián de San Francisco and Cura Fray Antonio María Pego, and Ramón Pego, españoles; disappearance of two girls; capture in Mexico, accused of rape and robbery; request for instructions; Agustín; lime sent to Asunción.
6198 Arroyo, F[rancisco]. Tenancingo, ALS. February 24, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Francisco López' request for pardon for pronunciamiento in Zacualpan; pursuit of Matías; capture of arms; efforts to get citizens to apply for pardon.
6199 Elguero, José H. Mexico, ALS. February 24, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Instructions from the Ministerio de Hacienda for the Prefecto de Morelos and Juez de Letras; suit against Mendoza Cortina; impounded Hacienda de Coahuixtla; suit by the Padres domínicos; involvement of Hacienda of Agustín Arrangoiz; Cuautla.
6200 García, José M. Tecoaloya (Tecualoya?), ALS. February 24, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Discussion with the Cura párroco on incident involving a priest; denial of circumstances.
6201 Barreiro, Luis G. Mexico, LS. February 24, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Sale of land in Municipalidad de Yahualica by Francisco Violante of Atlapexco; almoneda pública; certification denied in Huautla; litigation prepared for the Supremo Gobierno; Lic. Joaquín Díaz Torres; request for intervention to see justice done. One-real stamp.
6202 Soto, Juan. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead: Ministro de Guerra y Marina. February 25, 1857.
Agreement to pay the difference in salary for General José de la Piedra for time spent as Prefecto in District of Morelos.
6203 Madrid, José de la. Mexico, ALS. February 25, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Pension due his sisters Guadalupe, Carmen, and Rafaela de la Madrid from the Montepío militar; funds derived from Administración de rentas de Cuautitlán; cessation of payments; request for intervention to insure continued payments.
6204 Cuevas, F. Mexico, ALS. February 25, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Meeting with Plutarco González, Francisco [Iturbe], Béistegui, and Escandón; use of the $12,000 loan.
6205 Saavedra, Manuel. Ixtlahuaca, ALS. February 25, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Junta general held for organization of the Fuerza de Policía; Rafael Sánchez of El Oro chosen head; special attention to the Compañía Inglesa feared; extra duty as Juez Conciliador in El Oro; preference for Miguel Soya; Reglamento de Policía.
6206 Rovalo, Luis. Mexico, LS. February 25, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Recommendation for Manuel María Rubín of Yautepec; request for return of tax paid on shipment of goods stolen from his store; goods from Veracruz.
6207 Cuevas, F. Mexico, ALS. February 26, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Meeting of Béistegui and Escandón with the President; suspension of payments on the $24,000 loan; order of the Gobierno General suspending all payments.
6208 Béistegui, Nicanor. Mexico, ALS. February 26, 1857.
2 l. 20 × 25 cm.
$35,000 from tax on silver from Compañía del Mineral del Monte promised Lafragua on his departure for Legation in Spain; certificate of the Tesorería general; government order suspending payments; Iturbe's meeting with the President; decision to pay the loan after payment of $31,000 to Lafragua; departure of Escandón for Atlihuayan.
6209 Lebrija, Manuel María. Querétaro, ALS. February 27, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Transmittal of package of trays; Pilar; Asunción; Remedia, Pepe; Javierita; Carlos.
6210 Soto, Manuel F. Mexico, LS. February 27, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Recommendation for Felipe Anaya, son of Juan Pablo Anaya, for position of Interventor de la Aduana y Administrador de Rentas de Tulancingo; service in Tulancingo during absence of José Argumedo; engineering studies in Paris.
6211 Guzmán, José María. Tenango, ALS. February 27, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 31 cm.
Receipt of $40 from Riva Palacio; delay in appointment as Tesorero of the Junta menor of the district.
6212 Arroyo, F[rancisco]. Tenancingo, ALS. February 27, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Abuses by Comandantes in Zumpahuacán and San Pablo; killing of Onorato Millán and José María Vargas; mistreatment of the Indians; request for intervention with Plutarco González; request for pardon for Francisco Guerrero of Zacualpan and Prisciliano Sánchez of Tecualoya; capture of Joaquín Cabareda and Manuel Rogel; payment to Zerón; Tenango; disagreement over horses and equipment of captured rebels.
6213 Orozco, Tomás. Mexico, LS. February 27, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request for instructions on disposition of a certificate from the Administración de rentas de Ixtlahuacán for 1855 of the payment of a forced loan of $1,000.
6214 Saavedra, Juan. Sultepec, LS. February 27, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Settlement of quarrel with Luis Pinzón; Jesús López; Juez Auxiliar de Ixtapa; departure of Pinzón; Junta general de contribuyentes; Reglamento de policía; delay in assumption of office by Zerón in Zacualpan.
6215 Dueñas, Ángel. [Carta a Vicente Riva Palacio.] ALS. February 27, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Loan of $100 by the Governor to Ignacio Bocanegra not accepted by the Comisión de Hacienda.
6216 Veytia, Mariano B. Tenancingo, ALS. February 28, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Complaint against Captain Bonifacio Velázquez and Epifanio Millán in San Pablo and Zumpahuacán; Arroyo; new killing and arrest; request for intervention and arrest of both; Arroyo's capture of Caranda; preparation of charges. Captain Garduño.
6217 Alas, Manuel. [Oficio al teniente coronel Francisco Arroyo.] Comandancia general del Estado de México, Toluca, LS. February 28, 1857.
1 l. 16 × 21 cm.
Property of captured Cabareda and Rogel to be divided among the soldiers.
6218 Iturbe, F[rancisco]. Tlahuelipa, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed: Hacienda de Tlahuelilpa. February 28, 1857.
Suspension of payment of loan in favor of Lafragua; Félix Cuevas; new negotiations with Béistegui and Escandón; return to Mexico.
6219 Gutiérrez, Trinidad. Huichapan, ALS. February 28, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Departure of Colonel Ramón Parres, Prefecto of District of Tula, in pursuit of rebels; Rafael Villagrán Rubio; appointment to Prefect's duties by Parres; frustration of attempt by conspirators; refusal of Administrador de Rentas to cover the expenses; request for instructions. First use here of word centavos as coins.
6220 Gutiérrez, José. Jonacatepec, LS. February 28, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm., 1 l. 16 × 21 cm.
Delay in submitting budget for Municipalidad de Jantetelco; need for Juez Letrado; loss of Francisco Carbajal; injustice to prisoners. Includes supporting letter.
a. Pedro Vivas: [Oficio al Colonel y Subprefecto José Gutiérrez.] Jantetelco, LS. 1 l. f. 2. Tracer on ocurso sent to higher office by the Ayuntamiento for funds for repair to building and jail and school. February 27, 1857.
6221 Bocanegra, J[osé] M[aría] de. Mexico, LS. February 28, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Recommendation for Francisco Santoyo; request for transfer from retired pay to the Corporación de mutilados militares y antiguos independientes; service since 1810; recommended for position with the State of Mexico.
6222 Velázquez, Simón. LS. February, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request for aid in rebuilding shoe shop; imprisonment under Santa Anna; unpaid debts of Army officers; beating ordered by General Márquez; wife's debts; competitors supported by García and Rivas.
6223 [Carta sin firma.] Undated: February, [1857?]
1 l. 16 × 21 cm.
Payment for sugar; Administrador de México; exhibition in the Aduana; payment in Mexico; Administrador de Jonacatepec; collection of the contribución; Santa Anna; collection of tax on brandy in District of Morelos.
6224 Trejo, José R. Hacienda de Golondrinas, LS. 3 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed monogram. March 1, 1857.
Claim for return of part of loans made earlier; account of military service; Guardia Nacional de Alfajayucan joined to Brigada Pueblita against Tulancingo; Guardia del Distrito de Tula; Prefecto Parres's refusal to pay the expenses in Ixmiquilpan; payment from his pocket; aid requested by Prefecto Trinidad Gutiérrez against Huichapan; campaign in Huamantla against General Gutiérrez; payment of expenses for weapons; capture of Gutiérrez in Alfajayucan; defense of Alfajayucan against the rebels; Rafael Villagrán Rubio; criticism of local clerics.
6225 Alas, Manuel. [Oficio al Comandante militar de Tenancingo el teniente coronel Francisco Arroyo.] Comandancia General del Estado de México, Toluca, ALS. March 1, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 32 cm.
Need for funds to maintain the Brigada González; request that political authorities request a loan for the Primer Batallón and the Batallón de Tenango; promise to repay the loan when money in available. Embossed design: Cross with letters “Carrillo Benefield y Orozco.”
6226 Rosa, Luis de la. Mexico, ALS. March 1, 1857.
2 l. 13 × 21 cm.
Loss of position during recent revolution; Casa de Berriozábal; request for assistance in finding position; qualification in accounting, writing, English, and French.
6227 Arroyo, F[rancisco]. Tenancingo, ALS. March 2, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Arrest of captains in San Pablo and Zumpahuacán recommended; criticism of the Juez de Letras and the Cura de Zumpahuacán; pardon sought for Chimalpopoca and for Ignacio González of Sultepec; invitation to dances.
6228 _____. Tenancingo, ALS. March 2, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Opposition to order of Alas dividing property of Rogel; solicitation of funds; funds furnished by Tomás Madariaga; support of Plutarco [González] against Alas.
6229 Béistegui, Nicanor. Mexico, ALS. March 2, 1857.
1 l. 20 × 25 cm.
Insistence of the President on payment to Lafragua before making other payments; Couto; report of Macario Belli Cisneros on Pachuca; Compañía del Mineral del Monte.
6230 Zerecero, A[nastasio]. Mexico, LS. March 2, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Support for litigation of Pueblo Nuevo.
6231 Campos, Carlos. Villa del Valle, ALS. March 2, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Plans for a petition to restore the old partido.
6232 Barquera, Mucio. Huichapan, ALS. March 2, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Organization of the Fuerza de Policía in Tula and Actopan; José María Villeda; Mejía reported in Jalpan, Prefectura de Querétaro; danger to Zimapán; General Arista; Parres; Alfajayucan; Jacala; Tecozautla; Barrios de Pañé; Pueblo de San Antonio's quarrels over land, animals, and the Ley de Desamortización; family feuds; Ixmiquilpan; Actopan; Fermín Viniegra; Fondo de la capitación; disorder in the Archives.
6233 Noriega, J[oaquín]. Cuernavaca, LS. March 2, 1857.
1 l. 22 × 28 cm.
Organization of Fuerza de Policía; arms ordered from Mexico; recommendation for Santiago Armas and Francisco Santoyo, retired Lieutenant Colonel.
6233A Presupuesto que el que suscribe presenta al E. S. Gobernador del Estado de los materiales que deben entrar y el costo que deben tener para formar el edificio del palacio que se trata de hacer. Toluca, Unsigned copy. March 2, 1857.
3 l. 21 × 27 cm.
List of quantities and prices for bricks, hewn stone, flagstones, cantería de Jicaltepec, soleras, beams, tejamaniles, madera de Ocote, iron railings, lead pipes.
a. Presupuesto que el que subscribe presenta al Ecimo. Sor. Gobernadr. del Estado de los materiales y el costo que deben tener pa. formar en figura cuadro el Palacio segun los planos que pr. segunda vez ha formado. Toluca, Unsigned copy. 1 l. f. 2-2v. List of materials similar to the one on March 2. March 6, 1857.
b. Casas que se deven comprar pa. hacer el Palacio del Govo. del Eo. Unsigned. 1 l. 21 × 32 cm. Sketch showing three houses; house of Doña Rosalia Salinas, of Doña Marcela Esquivel, and mezón of Doña Rosa Serrano. No date.
6234 Lebrija, V[icente]. Mexico, ALS. March 2, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Meeting with Agustín Cruz; expenses incurred at Buenavista; order for payment sent to Miguel Cadena; hacienda expenses; transmittal of gift of candy from Lupe; Javierita; Agustín Noriega.
6235 Urquidi, José María. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Printed letterhead: Secretario de Estado y del Despacho de Hacienda. March 2, 1857.
Difficulties in Cuernavaca over the Ley de desamortización.
6236 Suárez, Salvador. Mexico, LS. March 3, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Marcos Miranda recommended as Comandante de los celadores for the District of Sultepec; residence in Tejupilco; insecurity of property; Reglamento de policía.
6237 Lebrija, José Manuel. Mexico, ALS. March 3, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Recommendation for Tomás Álvarez, on business for Pancho Mora; Javierilla. Includes draft of answer note by Bernarda.
6238 García Icazbalceta, Joaquín. Mexico, ALS. March 3, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Juez de Letras in Jonacatepec criticized by Subprefecto Gutiérrez; meeting with Piedra; need for vigilance during period of fairs in Morelos and Tepaltzingo; danger of robber activity; José María Carbajal; need for orderliness in payment of taxes; payment of state debt by part of income from Aduana in Toluca, Ixtlahuaca, Tenango, and Tenancingo; debt owed for forced loan; Hacienda del Mayorazgo.
6239 Vieyra, Fil[]o. Tetecala, ALS. March 3, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Orders of Colonel León to move to Puente de Ixtla in pursuit of Vicario; efforts to obtain $300 from the Administrador de Rentas; order of the Governor not to surrender money to military leaders; Villalba reported in Iguala in pursuit of Vicario; Arellano in Cacahuamilpa. One-real stamp.
6240 Argum[edo], J. de. Tulancingo, ALS. March 3, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Suit against Juez interino José Isaac Sancha.
6241 [Trejo, José.] [Oficio al Subprefecto del Partido de Ixmiquilpan.] Coronel del primer Batallón de la D. N. del Distrito, Hacienda de la Golondrina, Unsigned. March 4, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 32 cm.
Receipt of order to mobilize his troops in Alfajayucan to pursue Mejía near Zimapán; Guardia Nacional disbanded; payment of troops; Praxedio Lora reported near Zimapán.
6242 Trejo, José R. Hacienda de la Golondrina, ALS. 2 l. 13 × 21 cm. Embossed monogram. March 4, 1857.
Order to mobilize troops at Alfajayucan; lack of interest among citizens; inclination to take positive steps to strengthen the government; local conservatism; Prefecto compared with Torquemada.
6243 Escudero, P[edro]. Mexico, ALS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed monogram. March 4, 1857.
Decision of President to go ahead with loan; Berriozábal; absence of Escandón; Béistegui; organization of Fuerza de Seguridad; Piedra.
6243A Iglesias, José María. Palacio nacional de México, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Printed letterhead of Ministro... de Justicia. March 4, 1857.
Plan of president to appoint Lic. Francisco Hernández Alfaro to be District Judge in Toluca; approval requested; experience on Tribunal Superior de Toluca and as Diputado suplente for Mexico State.
6244 Sánchez Garayo, A[tilano]. Mexico, LS. March 4, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Continuation of legal case in the Juzgado de Hacienda; substance claimed as property of the Jesuits; Antonio Santa Anna; Vélez; Promotor Fiscal Lic. Teófilo Robredo, son of Florentino; record of illness.
6245 [Carta sin firma.] Jonacatepec, March 4, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Arrival of new Juez Letrado; Tribunal de vagos; Juez auxiliar del Mineral de Huautla; part of Juan Vicario's band reported in Río de Mexcala; attack on houses.
6246 Castillo, Rafael María del. San Antonio de las Huertas, ALS. March 4, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request for receipt for reports submitted, and a new supply of forms.
6247 Álvarez, Juan. La Providencia, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Name embossed. March 5, 1857.
Transmittal of petition from Mamatla; charges of crimes committed near the border.
6248 _____. La Providencia, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Name embossed. March 5, 1857.
Complaint of Andrés Lucio and son Justo of unjust imprisonment in Sultepec; request for hearing; services during the revolution.
6249 Riva Palacio, Vicente. Mexico, ALS. March 5, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Recommendation for pardon for Francisco Noguera of Tulancingo; association with pronunciados to collect debts.
6250 Covarrubias, José María. Mexico, LS. March 5, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Order forbidding Cura Salvador Suárez to enter the capital or to return to Tejupilco.
6251 Comonfort, Ignacio. LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead. March 5, 1857.
Arrangement with Béistegui and Escandón for $24,000 loan; Berriozábal; Manuel Payno; González to hold expenses to $8,000 per month.
6252 Soto, Manuel F. Tulancingo, LS. March 5, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Efforts to obtain funds for troops; warning of shortage to González; request for order to disband troops and appoint Colonel José María Moreno; petition of Otumba for aqueduct from Zempoala; Romero Díaz.
6253 [Riva Palacio,] Vicente. Mexico, ALS. March 5, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Business with Ayuntamiento; Manuel; Pepe; Antonino; masked ball at home of Tía Bernarda; plays; order for clothing; Méndez; Rosilo; Josefina; Javiera; Lupe.
6254 Mier y Terán, Gregorio de. Mexico, LS. March 5, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Purchase of mules; Carmona; Fernández; large number of prisoners; Puente de San Bartolo; Lerma; Javiera.
6255 Clemente de Jesús, Obispo de Michoacán. Mexico, ALS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead. March 5, 1857.
Agreement on plan for elementary education.
6256 Reyes Veramendi, M[anuel]. Mexico, ALS. March 6, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request for order for payment of salary for last half of January; opposition of the Administrador de Rentas.
6257 Saavedra, Juan. Sultepec, LS. March 6, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Cura Suárez refused entry into Tejupilco; Juez Municipal; arrival of Cura Juan Alzaa; Tlatlaya; Amatepec; influence over Indians; Tío Manuel.
6258 León Acosta, Benito. Mexico, ALS. March 6, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Restriction on appointment of peritos by recaudadores; need for peritos valuadores in assessment of land values.
6259 Iglesias, José M. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Printed letterhead of Ministro de Estado y del Despacho de Justicia y Negocios Eclesiásticos. March 7, 1857.
Capture of Remigio Mateos; request for trial in the capital; Archivo del extinguido Tribunal Mercantil.
6260 Moreno, J. de la Luz. Quintanilla, ALS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed monogram. March 7, 1857.
Reglamento de celadores de policía; Junta held in the district; arms contributed by Otumba; men furnished by Tlaxco.
6261 Soto, Manuel F. Tulancingo, ALS. March 8, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Complaint against Lic. José Isaac de la Sancha; visit to Toluca for Rebollar; purchase of house in Mexico. Embossed design.
6262 Iturbe, Francisco. Mexico, ALS. March 8, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Meeting of Junta in Tula for establishment of Guardia de Policía; Béistegui; Real del Monte.
6263 Piedra, José de la. Morelos, ALS. March 8, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Security of road to Tepalcingo; entry on duties as prefecto; predecessor Barreto; Junta held for establishment of Fuerza de Policía; demoralization in Cuautla; General Álvarez; 20 Regimiento de Caballería in need of pay; horses sent to Jonacate and Tepalcingo; guard on road to Mexico; Fuerza de Policía used to guard jail; Rovalo; funds for construction of a fountain in the Plazuela de San Diego; scale of payment in Cuernavaca.
6264 Noguera, Francisco. ALS. March 8, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Occupation of Tulancingo by pronunciados under General Gutiérrez; purchases of clothing and equipment; payment in part; rebels followed in hope of recovering the $500 due; charges of joining the rebels; objection to the pardon document; request for safeconduct instead.
6265 Béistegui, Nicanor. Mexico, ALS. March 8, 1857.
1 l. 20 × 25 cm.
Delay in details of the loan; Iturbe; Cisneros; departure of García Aguirre for Pachuca to assume office as judge again.
6266 Villamil, José L. Mexico, LS. March 9, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Question of collection of alcabala in sale of property in which full price is not paid; application of Ley Juárez.
6267 Landa, G[ermán]. Mexico, ALS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed monogram: G.L.R. March 9, 1857.
Establishment of a contribución to support the Seguridad pública; double payment required in Ixtapaluca; support of Zamora.
6268 Godoy, José María. Mexico, LS. 2 l. 21 × 27 cm. Name embossed. March 9, 1857.
Discussion of the Decree of January 25 for establishment of the Fuerza de Policía; attendance at Junta de Hacienda of the Colegio de Agricultura; discussion with Andrade; objections to the wording of the decree; permanent nature of the organization; inequality of the contribución; inequality of the demand for personnel; lack of trained men.
6269 Velázquez, J. Francisco. Tlalmanalco, ALS. March 10, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Pardon recommended for Melerio Tirado of Veracruz.
6270 Elguero, Francisco P. Mexico, ALS. March 10, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Agent in Tenancingo; Sociedad del tabaco; crédito de la compañía; support of Riva Palacio's policy.
6271 Alzaa(?), Juan. Sultepec, ALS. March 10, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request for a safeconduct for return to his parish; illness; offer to post bond.
6272 Iturbe, Francisco. Mexico, ALS. March 10, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Final arrangements for the loan at $8,000 per month.
6273 _____. Mexico, ALS. March 10, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Final arrangements for the loan; note for $24,000 deposited with the Tesorería General.
6274 Arroyo, F[rancisco]. Tenancingo, ALS. March 10, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Hacienda taken away from José María Silva; request for intervention to restore the land and see justice done.
6275 Couto, Bernardo. Mexico, ALS. March 10, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Agreement with policy in litigation concerning the Company in Tenancingo; correspondence with the Convento del Carmen for picture of the antigua escuela mexicana; request for help in obtaining it; the Academy.
6276 Comonfort, Ignacio. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead. March 10, 1857.
Difficulties in arranging for the loan of $24,000; Iturbe; economies recommended.
6277 Reyes Veramendi, M[anuel]. Mexico, ALS. March 11, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Recommendation for Colonel Francisco Santoyo; service in the War for Independence; service with General Hernández; exile; opposition to tyranny.
6278 Garay, F. de. Mexico, ALS. March 11, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Delivery of letter by Gregorio de Mier y Terán; Desagüe del Valle de México; iron pipe for use in the city; map of Toluca found in the Dirección general de Ingenieros; copy allowed by General Mora; illness and death in the family; drainage of the Valley of Toluca; appointment to the Junta menor de Desagüe.
6279 Comonfort, I[gnacio]. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead. March 11, 1857.
Leave granted González and Alas; General Trías recommended.
6280 Lebrija, Manuel María. Querétaro, ALS. March 11, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Circular of [February] 26, withdrawing extraordinary powers from the Comandantes generales; local opposition; hope for stable government; desire to leave government service.
6281 Comonfort, I[gnacio]. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead. March 11, 1857.
Order to the Comandante militar de Tulancingo not to touch State funds; review of alcabala in Cuautla and Cuernavaca by the Ministro de Hacienda.
6282 Noriega, J[oaquín]. Cuernavaca, LS. March 11, 1857.
2 l. 22 × 28 cm.
Examination of documents from the Subprefecto de Tetecala Miguel Mosso; plan to remove the official; Campos; difficulty in finding replacement in Tetecala or Cuernavaca; disinterest of the citizens; Yautepec; Chalco; Texcoco; Reglamento de Policía; Manuel Casales' record of support of the Plan de Ayutla; support of Villalba and Juan [?].
6283 Barrio, J. N. del. Mexico, ALS. March 11, 1857.
2 l. 13 × 21 cm.
Unpopularity of Juez de Letras García Caballero in Cuernavaca and Tetecala; Flores.
6284 Calderón, José Eulalio. Texcalyacac, ALS. March 11, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Order for work given by the Alcalde del Ayuntamiento de Almoloya, by Santa Cruz Atizapán, and by San Pedro Techuchulco; request for clarification by the alcaldes auxiliares and Jueces conciliadores; Cabildo de Guad[alup]e; Cordero; Sancha; Piedra; Mechida (?) de Capulhuac; Alonso Enclérica; Ángulo.
6285 Comonfort, I[gnacio]. [Carta a Plutarco González.] Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead. March 11, 1857.
General Trías to be Comandante General; Alas on leave; troubles with Vicario; support of Riva Palacio.
6286 Guerra, Manuel. Chalco, LS. March 12, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Notice of visit to Toluca. Torn one-real postage stamp.
6287 Iturbe, F[rancisco]. Mexico, ALS. March 12, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Payment of advance of $1,500 on loan from the Tesorería General. One-real postage stamp.
6288 Arroyo, F[rancisco]. Tenancingo, ALS. March 12, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
General Ángel Trías to replace Plutarco González as Comandante general del Estado; plan to resign and retire to Zitácuaro.
6289 Veytia, Mariano R. Tenancingo, ALS. March 12, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Separation of the priest of Zumpahuacán from his parish; complaint of persecution by the captains of San Pablo and Zumpahuacán; appeal to the Vicario foráneo; excesses committed by Captains Millán and Velázquez; popularity of Arroyo.
6290 [Mier y Terán,] Gregorio. Mexico, LS. March 12, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Illness of Mariana; building of dams; fishing rights in rivers; need for co-operation.
6291 Soto, Manuel F. Tulancingo, LS. March 12, 1857.
3 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Separation of Islas from sub-prefectura de Pachuca; resignation accepted by Escárcega. President of the Ayuntamiento; replacement by Lic. Luis Revilla; consideration of Manuel Contreras; troops disbanded except for Police detachment; Colonel Barreiro appointed Comandante militar; care of sick and wounded soldiers; elections for the Ayuntamiento not recommended; solicitations from Mexico for the sub-prefectura; new mail route suggested from Pachuca to San Juan del Río, Actopan, Ixmiquilpan, and Huichapan; El Mezquital.
6292 Piedra, José de la. Morelos, ALS. March 12, 1857.
3 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Security of fiestas in Morelos and Tepalcingo; troop movements; loan made to troops in Cuautla; meeting to organize Fuerza de seguridad pública; lack of co-operation from the haciendas; Rovalo; income from contribuciones; men from Jonacate; lack of qualified men; Pacheco. On separate sheet:
a. J. Piedra: Presupuesto del haber q debe vencer cada mes la fuerza de Seguridad publica del Partido de Morelos. Morelos, LS. 1 l. f. 3. Troops from Jonacatepec; equipment; salary. March 11, 1857.
6293 Marticorena y Cardona, José. Mexico, ALS. March 12, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Position on the Secretaría de la Junta de Penitenciarias relinquished to Félix María Escalante under decree of Martín Carrera; need for position; services in War for Independence; Ramo de Hacienda; Administrador de Renta en Taxco, Tenango, y Tenancingo; Father-in-law Manuel María Panes.
6294 Barquera, Mucio. Huichapan, ALS. March 13, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Efforts to organize Celadores de Policía in Huichapan, Actopan, and Jilotepec; requirement of new tax; lack of interested men; Rafael Villagrán criticized; Arizcorreta; Brigadier Epitacio Sánchez: contribution by merchants and employees; efforts of Trejo to raise troops at Alfa[ja]yucan; Mejía's advance on the capital; watch over priests needed; Zimapán; Parras; Talpan; arms in Ixmiquilpan; Jacala; Fermín Viniegra; Taxquillo.
6295 Noriega, J[oaquín]. Cuernavaca, ALS. March 13, 1857.
2 l. 22 × 28 cm.
Support of the proposed Fuerza de policía; payments by the State; Bueno's band located in Tlaltizapán, thirty leagues away; departure of army units; collection of the contribuciones; plan to leave the prefectura.
6295A [Sánchez, Atilano.] Mexico, Unsigned. March 13, 1857.
9 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Transmittal of copies of documents in the reform of the Fundación de la Obra Pía; efforts to save the organization from destruction; opposition of “los principales en lo científico” Juan José Espinosa de los Monteros, Juan Francisco Azcárate, and Andrés Quintana Roó, directed by Francisco Sánchez de Tagle; mercantile opposition by Lorenzo Carrera; benefits obtained by Lorenzo Zavala for editing the “Decreto sentencia expoliatoria”; financial support given group by Francisco González Agüero; opposition of deputies and senators; provisions of benefactress' will changed; appointment of Patronos; fear of ministry of Lerdo; election of president; fear of spending of all money derived from “tratado pendiente” with the United States; effort to withdraw Jesuits from supervision of the Obra pía; denuncia made by Promotor Robledo; appeal to Pedro Escudero; “El Impreso del S. Vélez”; exclusion of Jesuits from Hacienda pública confirmed by Santa Anna in 1843; limits on amortization.
a. Atilano Sánchez: [Representación.] Copy. Date omitted. 4 l. f. 3-6v. Appointment, with father, Magistrado José Sánchez Echeverría, as administrator of will of María Teresa Castañiza, Condesa de Bassoco, signed before Escribano José María Moya, with approval of Defensor Fiscal de Obras Pías Antonio Cabeza de Vaca; funds left to Capellanías eclesiásticas and charity; authority to change will given before Escribano real y público Francisco Madariaga; heir of Antonio Bassoco; agreement with Arzobispo de Cesarea Juan Irisarri; new authorization before Escribano Ignacio Montes de Oca on July 22, 1833; provision for yearly mass for founder and fund set up for two children in the Cathedral for their education; later agreement to invest $381,000 in Fondo de Minería, $70,159 in Peaje de México a Toluca y Veracruz and $40,000 in Hacienda de San José Buenavista and houses at Puente de Alvarado; daily mass to be held for La Expectación de Nuestra Señora, Oración cantada, and Letanía lauretana; establishment of altar in the Cathedral; funds for education of children selected by Atilano Sánchez Garayo, Mariano Riva Palacio, Juan Irisarri, Dr. Pedro Vélez, and Tomás Salgado; Parroquia de San Miguel; fees for Patronos. February 9, 1832
b. María Teresa de Castañiza, Condesa Viuda de Bassoco: [Testamento.] Copy. 4 l. f. 6v.-9v. Provision for prayers; distribution of alms; house of Padres Filipeneses to be dedicated to La Expectación de la Madre de Dios and turned over to Padres Jesuítas; education of poor children; funds for congregation founded by San Simón de Rojas in Seville; in case of inavailability of Jesuits, functions to go to Padres de la Congregación de San Felipe Neri. Last signature dated Mexico, December 9, 1816. October 26, 1817.
6295B _____. LS. No date.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Deposit of remains from the will of Señora Castañiza; examination by Tribunal del Consulado; income from investment in Minería and Peajes; problem of disposition of funds.
6296 Noriega, J[oaquín]. Cuernavaca, LS. March 13, 1857.
2 l. 22 × 28 cm.
Difficulties of his duties as Prefecto; family and business in Mexico; inadequacy of salary; decision to resign; visit to Mexico.
6297 Vértiz y Mora, Esteban. Villa del Valle, LS. March 13, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Establishment of Partido; appointment of Subprefecto, Juez Letrado, and Administrador de rentas.
6298 Sagaseta, Gabriel. Mexico, ALS. 2 l. 21 × 27 cm. Name embossed. March 13, 1857.
Settlement of difference between Capulhuac and Hacienda de Texcaltenco; question of right to receive pay for arbitration while serving as judge.
6299 Castillo Ganancia, Francisco del. Mexico, ALS. 2 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed monogram: C.H. March 13, 1857.
Request for appointment as judge; service in Morelos; deaths caused by residence in Tierra Caliente; recommendation of the Ministro de Fomento.
6300 Barriero, Eugenio. Enyeje, LS. March 13, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Construction of Plaza de toros for fiesta in Ixtlahuaca by brother Luis, as a public service; cost: $1,000; tax on Plaza demanded by Administrador de Rentas Juan Sicilia; request for relief from tax; request for relief from toll on road through his hacienda.
6301 Siliceo, M[anuel]. Mexico, ALS. March 13, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Opposition to the new constitution; discussions with Doblado and Parrodi; hope for wide discussion and petitions calling for a new constitutional congress and continuation of Comonfort in office; support of Doblado, Parrodi, Terán, Zamora de Zacatecas, Zamora de Veracruz, Flores, Álvarez de Tabasco, García Conde, Yáñez, and Aguirre; proposal to publish the constitution and postpone oath of allegiance until September frustrated during his illness; request for study and suggestion.
6302 _____. Mexico, ALS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead. March 13, 1857.
Illness of Escudero; Sabino Flores sent to discuss the constitution; telegram to Doblado not to cause trouble; complaint of Riva Palacio's bad handwriting.
6303 Álvarez, Juan. La Providencia, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Name embossed. March 14, 1857.
Criticism of the Prefecto de Cuernavaca; denial of any intention to extend state boundaries; the struggle between haciendas and pueblos de la cañada; feudal attitude of the propietarios; inability to improve the condition of the Indians as promised.
6304 Iglesias, José M. Mexico, ALS. 2 l. 21 × 27 cm. Printed letterhead. March 14, 1857.
Appointment of Lic. José G. Aguirre as Procurador in the new district to be set up in Toluca; recommendation for Lic. Prisciliano Díaz González as Juez Letrado in Pachuca; support of Mariano Arizcorreta.
6305 Guerrero, José Antonio. Zacatlán, LS. March 14, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Acceptance as lawyer by the Superior Tribunal de Justicia del Estado de México in 1827; service in various state positions, as Juez de Zacualtipán until it was added to Partido de Metztitlán by Santa Anna; discontent with present position in State of Puebla; delays in pay; illness of family attributed to climate; request for position in Mexico State.
6306 Torre, Luis María de la. Tlaxcala, ALS. March 14, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Appointment as Juez de Letras by the Supremo Gobierno; loss of Juzgado de Pachuca as result of the revolution; request for return to position in Pachuca; Revolución de Ayutla.
6307 [Carta sin firma.] Tenancingo, Incomplete. March 14, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Difficulties of putting his office in order; confusion of records; reorganization of tax records; alcabala.
6308 Villagrán, Rafael María. Villa del Valle, LS. March 14, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Assumption of office; public support of state and national government.
6309 Álvarez, J. [Carta a Joaquín Noriega, prefecto del Distrito de Cuernavaca.] La Providencia, ALS. 2 l. 16 × 21 cm. Stamp of Prefectura... de Toluca. March 14, 1857.
Protest against claims that he gave orders against the welfare of the pueblos. Signature does not resemble that of Juan Álvarez.
6310 Iturbe, F[rancisco]. Mexico, ALS. March 15, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Loan by Real del Monte; new agreement with the Tesorería; letter from the Junta permanente de Tula; unnecessary expense of Colonel Parres' troops in Huichapa[n]. One-real stamp.
6311 Gálvez, Mariano. Mexico, ALS. March 15, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Return of Lic. Zerón; temporary peace in military operations.
6312 Barrera, Ignacio de la. Mexico, LS. March 15, 1857.
2 l. 19 × 24 cm.
Request for return of Tomás Salgado to position as Administrador de la Aduana de Texcoco and head of contribuciones directas; alcabala abolished by the Plan de Ayutla.
6313 Noriega, J[oaquín]. Cuernavaca, ALS. March 16, 1857.
2 l. 22 × 28 cm.
Papers on adjudicaciones de bienes del clero; withdrawal of troops from the frontiers; fear of new incursions; Pablo Bueno reported in Tlaltizapán and Jojutla; Fuerza de Seguridad recommended; Hacienda del Puente; visit to Mexico.
6314 Santillán, J. M. Tula, ALS. March 16, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request for loan to pay wife's medical expenses in Mexico.
6315 Zamora, Vicente. Mexico, ALS. March 16, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Joint request with Germán Landa, for accounting of taxes paid for the Fuerza de seguridad; special requests for advance payments for equipment; payments by the Municipalidad; absence of soldiers.
6316 Macedo, Juan Fernando. Toluca, ALS. March 16, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 29 cm.
Request for payment of loan by Teod[]o Bahre & Co.; Tesorería General de la Nación; request for settlement.
6317 Villar, José del. Coyoacán, LS. March 17, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Tomás Salgado recommended for the Administración de Texcoco; transfer of González to Zumpango.
6318 Piedra, José de la. Morelos, ALS. March 17.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Fiestas de Cuaresma passed without incident; Tepalcingo; Jonacate; re-establishment of order; plan for repair of Casas Consistoriales and renting them for municipal income; repairs at San Juan supported by Rovalo; lack of funds for primary schools; inability to maintain student at the Instituto Literario.
6319 Vargas, José María. [Oficio al Administrador de la Hacienda de la Asunción.] Juzgado Municipal de Chalco, LS. 1 l. 16 × 21 cm. Stamped letterhead. March 17, 1857.
Transmittal of copy of the Circular of March 16 ordering municipal organizations to repair local roads; care to be taken by hacendados and pueblos.
6320 Noriega, J[oaquín]. Cuernavaca, LS. March 18, 1857.
2 l. 22 × 28 cm.
Receipt of funds for the Fuerza de policía; payments by Pío Bermejillo to Brigade of Haro; new difficulties in Tetecala; complaints of Cuachichinola and Huajintlán and Amacuzac of destruction of land markers about the Hacienda de San Gabriel; Junta in Tetecala for establishment of the Fuerza de policía; troops removed from Ixtla; complaint of José Quevedo of division of land in Hacienda de Cuachichinola.
6321 Revilla, Domingo. Cescut[]n (Cuautitlán?), ALS. March 18, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Problems involved in restitution of land to proper owners; decree of the Ministro de Fomento; Montero; Islas; arrival of engineer; injustices done in time of Santa Anna; arrival of Juez de Letras awaited; Aguirre.
6322 Velázquez, J. Francisco. Tlalmanalco, ALS. 2 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed as in 6033. March 18, 1857.
Flight of four Indian vagrants to the Monte de González; town of San Ma[r]tinito; Hueschoculco (?); capture by the Conciliador de San Martinito with extra help; Vázquez; Ruiz; order for payment of the Escribientes de adjudicaciones; Juzgado de Letras turned over to the Conciliador de Chalco by Guerra Ganancia; inaptitude of Guerra Ganancia in case of interdiction of usufruct of Monte against Tlalmanalco and in favor of Zentlalpan; case referred to Alcalde de Ameca; Pedro Escudero; Javierita; Jesusita.
6323 Domínguez, Mariano. Mexico, ALS. March 18, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Transfer of Tomás Salgado from Administrador de Rentas de Texcoco to Zumpango by Plutarco González; request for return; Ramona.
6324 Santa Cruz, Trinidad. [Carta a Josefita Lovis de Santa Cruz en México.] Toluca, LS. March 18, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Rebollar; Peñaflores; Zamora; request for intervention with Riva Palacio for back pay due her children.
6325 Vieyra, Filom[]o. Tetecala, ALS. March 19, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Escape of ten criminals from the jail; support of Noriega.
6326 Pagaza, Julián. Temascaltepec, ALS. March 19, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Return to El Valle under a safeconduct pass; threats from villagers; warning of Villagrán to remain away for two weeks; criticism of local officials. One-real postage stamp.
6327 [Noriega,] Joaquín. Cuernavaca, ALS. March 20, 1857.
2 l. 22 × 28 cm.
Loss of control in Tetecala; Juntas in Tetecala and Yautepec; letters from Muñoz and Campos; plan to visit Mexico.
6328 Gutiérrez, José. Jonacatepec, LS. March 21, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Local troubles of Juez Carvajal; petition from Ayuntamiento de Jonacatepec and Jantetelco; reports sent to the Superior Tribunal de Justicia; delay in giving sentences; Francisco Fajonas(?).
6329 Barquera, Mucio. Ixmiquilpan, ALS. 2 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed: Martínez hermanos. March 21, 1857.
Delay in mails; Pueblo Nuevo or Polotitlán; Jilotepec; business with Santuario y Cardonal; police force in Jilotepec; Jacala; Tula; case of Indian Francisco Rosales, with access to the Archivo Nacional; offer to furnish copies of land titles to all Indian groups at a price; work continued under Santa Anna's regime; claim to have found documents when the Palacio was in the hands of the norteamericanos; new scheme of Lic. Villanueva to gather power of attorney for Indian groups, persuading them to unite for their rights; agent for Michimaloya, San Miguel de las Piedras, Macúa, San Sebastián, Santiago Oxtó, Capulalpa; unified action; Hacienda de Atenco; danger of unification and simultaneous uprising; danger of comunismo; land titles copied for San Antonio del Río, Tlaxcalilla, San José Atlán in Partido de Huichapan alone; Pueblo del Chigi[]en Alfajayucan paid Rosales $100 for title document; San Antonio Buenavista; San Antonio; Juez Letrado de Jilotepec; employees of the Archivo General; Cura de Cardonal; Santa Teresa; uproar at the meeting; arrest of sculptor.
6330 Lebrija, José María. Mexico, ALS. March 22, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Service as Lieutenant Colonel, Cavalry, with a squadron in El Mosquital; disbandment of his unit; request for a position with the Fuerza de Policía; Manuel de la Sota Riva.
6331 Malo, José Ramón. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed as in 6033. March 22, 1857.
Interview with the Archbishop; Comonfort's inclination to send envoy to Rome; preference for Leontes; reaction to anti-Catholic measures; conservatism of Rome; brother Agustín; Juan Fernández.
6332 Quintana, Ángel G. Mexico, LS. March 23, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request for pay due Domenech, Professor of Drawing at the Institute; order left on leaving the country. One-real postage stamp.
6333 [Mier y Terán,] Gregorio. Mexico, LS. March 23, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request for extension of time in court case made through Eulalio Ortega, Agustín González, Cornelio Prado.
6334 Noriega, J[oaquín]. Cuernavaca, ALS. March 23, 1857.
2 l. 22 × 28 cm.
Reports of Fernando García Caballero, Juez Letrado; letter from Juan Álvarez; suppression of the Partido de Tetecala suggested in Mexico.
6335 Sierra, Ramón de la. Temascaltepec, ALS. March 23, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Assumption of office as judge; persecution of Juan Pagaza of El Valle; efforts of Marcos Miranda to come to Tejupilco as Comandante militar; secret influence with the Indian villages.
6336 Varela, A[ndrés]. Texcoco, ALS. March 23, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Application for position in registration of the Estado Civil in accordance with the new law.
6337 Herrera y Campos, Francisco. Mexico, LS. 2 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed monogram. March 24, 1857.
Visit to Toluca on business; Pancho; Antonio; Javierita; Carlos.
6338 Soto, Manuel F. Tulancingo, LS. March 24, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Introduction to Lic. José Luis Revilla; elections for Ayuntamiento in Pachuca; meeting with conservatives; plans for Easter dance; Tomás Mancera richest man in town; meeting of the Guardia Nacional; chapel set up in prison; work on pottery shop for the prison; plan to read daily to prisoners from moral books; Tardes de la Granja, Veladas de la Quinta; plan for iron railings in the Church; Colonel Barreiro; eight-man police force requested; Frías; care of wounded soldiers; Cavalry Captain Francisco Isunza; Juan Soto; plan to read newspapers to the Guardia Nacional after drill.
6339 Iturbe, Francisco. Mexico, ALS. March 24, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Claim of the Ayuntamiento de Jilotepec to springs long owned by Pueblo de San Pablo, which rented the water to Hacienda de la Cañada; protest of illegality of the move supported by Urquidi, Atristain, and Juez Navarro; request for justice.
6340 Farres (?), Juan J. Mexico, ALS. March 24, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request for pardon for Felipe Alcalde, ill, with no money, misled by the reaccionarios.
6341 Noriega, A[gustín]. Mexico, ALS. March 24, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Illness of wife; political unrest; violent sermon reported preached by a priest; oath [to the new Constitution] retracted by some officials, leaving their offices vacant; Barrera, Administrador de la Aduana; new appointments; los dos Farías; Manuel Ituarte; José Valente Baz; Junta de crédito público; Zuloaga; Javierita; Carlos; Juan el Cochero; Pepita; Manuelita; Romero; Pepe Malo.
6342 Ruiz, José María. Mexico, ALS. March 24, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Refusal to take oath [to the Constitution]; son Pepe; Prieto's offer to the Ministry; request for leave for his son.
6343 Saborío, J[uan] N[apoleón]. Mexico, ALS. March 24, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Recommendation for Fray José Ursino Amado, earlier Prior del convento de Chalma, accused of being reaccionario; Romero Díaz considered for the Tribunal del Distrito.
6344 Comonfort, I[gnacio]. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead. March 25, 1857.
Difficulties caused by oath requirement for the Constitution; proposal to replace reluctant Ayuntamientos by new appointees; retractions by employees intimidated by circulars of the Archbishop; strict interpretation by the government; delay in sending minister to Rome caused by lack of funds.
6345 Zerón, Manuel. Zacualpam, ALS. March 26, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Visit to Mexico; desire of reaccionarios Díaz Leal of Tecualoya, Antonio López, and Morales to return to their homes; offer of Matías Estrada, terror of Tecualoya and Ixtapam, to return and live in peace without pardon; return of mines to normal work; disappearance of Marino; popularity of new government; Núñez; activity of the judge; Dr. Gálvez.
6346 Sancha, José Isac de la. Tulancingo, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Name embossed. March 26, 1857.
Acceptance of appointment as Juez lo. de lo civil, Partido de Toluca; replacement by Lic. Madariaga.
6347 Campos, José Mariano. Mexico, LS. March 27, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Transmittal of litigation against the hacendados of Tetecala by the Prefecto de Cuernavaca.
6348 [Noriega,] Joaquín. Cuernavaca, ALS. March 27, 1857.
2 l. 22 × 28 cm.
Plan to visit Mexico; opposition to the oath requirement to the constitution; preparation of petitions; concern for action of the Ayuntamiento; Javierita.
6349 Garduño, Gabino. T'enango, LS. March 27, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Sermons of the local priest; rumor that Garduño was to bring troops from Toluca to arrest the priest; formation of guard around the priest's house, including the Subprefecto, the Alcalde, and large body of reaccionarios; refusal of the same group to support local security units; supply of arms.
6350 Velázquez, J. Francisco. Tlalmanalco, ALS. March 28, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Arrival of new Constitution and the oath; offer to resign rather than take the oath; Galindo; recommendation for Julio Lagar, Síndico of the Ayuntamiento; request that aid be given his case; Escudero.
6351 Saavedra, Juan. Sultepec, LS. March 28, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Settlement of problem of Padre Alzaa in Amatepec and Tlatlaya; school system opposed by the Administrador de rentas; collection of the Contribución Municipal; Tío Manuel.
6352 Díaz Leal, Ignacio. Tenancingo, LS. 2 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed as in 6033. March 28, 1857.
Request for amnesty; delay of request awaiting result of trial of Joaquín Cabareda and José María Estrada.
6353 Soto, Manuel F. Tulancingo, ALS. March 29, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Public presentation of the Constitution in ceremony; attention given the declaration of Rights of Man; opposition of the clergy and conservatives; oath-takers threatened with action by Satan; intimidation of Tomás Mancera and members of the Ayuntamiento; public preaching; contemplated arrest and transfer to jurisdiction of Juan Álvarez or exile to Isla de los Caballos; need for back pay and larger police force; pay needed for Captain Francisco Isunza; Juan Soto; payments by the Aduana; request for the Expediente de Tlanalpa; local band added to the Guardia Nacional; departure of clerics for Las Dominicas.
6354 Noriega, A[gustín]. Mexico, ALS. March 29, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request for written permission for leave; Javierita; Carlos; Pepita; Manuelita.
6355 Piedra, Epigmenio de la. Tenancingo, ALS. March 29, 1857.
1 l. 16 × 21 cm.
Request for amnesty negotiations with Lucio Eloisa(?).
6356 Veytia, Mariano R. Tenancingo, ALS. March 29, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request for surrender of the Captains of San Pablo and Zumpahuacán; application of the fuero común; family illness with smallpox; request for leave.
6357 Iturbe, F[rancisco]. Mexico, ALS. March 29, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Water supply at San Pablo; increase in contribuciones rumored; conflict with the Ley sobre policía.
6358 Carmona, Nicolás. San Nicolás, ALS. March 29, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request for the Juez eclesiástico of Toluca to review the assignment of judges for the common good; José Ordóñez; Tarasquillo; Gregorio de Mier y Terán.
6359 Cordero, Vicente. Sinacantepec, ALS. March 30, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request for appointment to the Vicaría fija de Tarasquillo; Cura de Lerma.
6360 García, José María. Tecoaloya (Tecualoya?), ALS. March 30, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Criticism of laxness of Cura Manuel Escobar in religious duties; objection to administering the viático; payment for burials required; burial of Ramón Legorreta in prohibited area of the Church; José María Legorreta; Ignacio Hernández; preaching against public authority.
6361 [Riva Palacio,] Vicente. Mexico, ALS. March 30, 1857.
1 l. 13 × 21 cm.
Death of Mamá G.; Desiderio Samaniego sentenced to pay $250,000; complications in collection; Finca Villela in San Luis; referral to the Juez de Hacienda de San Luis; consultation with Atristain.
6362 Arroyo, F[rancisco]. Tenango, ALS. March 30, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Efforts to persuade the President of the Ayuntamiento to accept the constitution; presentation of copies of the constitution; conditions allowed Lic. Sierra; influence of priests in Tenango and Tenancingo.
6363 Prieto, Guillermo. Mexico, LS. March 30, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request that José M. Bernal, Administrador de correos in Ixtlahuaca, not be allowed to hold position of Subprefecto at same time; inadequate attention given the mail.
6364 [Riva Palacio,] Mariano. [Carta a Vicente Riva Palacio.] Toluca, LS. March 31, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Carlos sent to relieve worries; support of advice of Atristain to go to [San Luis] to defend the Samaniego case with leave of absence from the Ayuntamiento; Josefina. One-real postage stamp.
6365 Arroyo, F[rancisco]. Tenango, ALS. March 31, 1857.
3 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Meeting with local priest; plan for a junta; publication of the Constitution; refusal of Cayetano Ortiz to serve as Subprefecto because of his treatment by Plutarco and Alas; agreement to the Constitution on terms of Sierra y Roso; officials not wanting to accept the Constitution ordered to Toluca.
a. [Sin firma.] [Forma de carta a los presidentes municipales.] Tenango, 1 l. f. 3. Form for letter to the officials, requesting a time for a meeting. March 31, 1857.
6366 Huerta, Ignacio M. Huichapan, LS. March 31, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request for extension of one month's pay; arrangements for bond for office; delay in arrival of replacement.
6367 Piedra, José de la. Morelos, ALS. March 31, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Incident involved in the oath to the Constitution; Cuautla; new election for the Ayuntamiento; regret over loss of Alcaldes Linares and Urrutia; resignation; return to the Estado Mayor. Lower right corner missing.
6368 Barquera, Mucio. Huichapan, ALS. April 1, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Arrival from El Santuario; equipment required from Zimapán; lack of troops; difficulties with the Cura del Cardonal; influence over the Indians; Ixmiquilpan; business of adjudicaciones.
6369 Andrade, Jesús. Huejutla, LS. April 1, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Pay requested from the Administración de Rentas de Pachuca; financial trouble of brother Francisco in Metztitlán for work with drainage; delay in payment for expeditions against Uraga and to Tampico; Archbishop rumored ready to change his position; the Constitution; delay in payment by Administrador de Correos de México.
6370 Nájera, Domingo. Mexico, ALS. April 1, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
List of abuses by the Subprefecto of Zacualtipan; Carbajal; sentences by the Tribunal de Vagos; imprisonment by the Guardia Nacional; medical aid to injured woman; appeal to the Juez de Letras; attack on Ábrego.
6371 Arroyo, F[rancisco]. Tenango, ALS. April 1, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm., 1 l. 21 × 31 cm.
Meetings with the presidentes municipales; partial acceptance of the Constitution; opposition of the Cura and of Ladislao Sánchez, ex-Subprefecto; publication of the Constitution in Tenancingo; leadership of José María Guzmán; Junta attended by Juez Letrado, Administrador de Rentas, Manuel Cárdenas, and José Vicente Garduño.
a. Arroyo: [Copia de discurso sobre promulgación de la Constitución.] Tenango, LS. 1 l. f. 2-2v. Request for co-operation; conflict between Church and Constitution denied. April 1, 1857.
6372 Zerecero, A[nastasio]. Mexico, LS. April 1, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Solicitud sent to the Supremo Gobierno by the citizens of Tetlama; Juez Letrado de Cuernavaca; request for advice.
6373 SECRETARÍA... DE GOBERNACIÓN. Mexico, Signed: Llave, April 1, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 31 cm.
Order for arrest of Fray José María Cruz and transfer to Mexico.
6374 [Mier y Terán,] Gregorio. Mexico, LS. April 2, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Discussion of a murder; promise of assistance; Agustín González.
6375 Soto, Manuel F. Tulancingo, LS. April 2, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Support of Lic. Revilla; opposition of the priests and conservatives; reduction in size of the Easter parades; request for reinforcement of the troops in the city; 8[UNK] de Linea; disinclination of the rich men to support the Reglamento de Policía; Llanos de Apan; opposition to payment of tax; oath taken by Lic. Rodríguez Madariaga; refusal of Tomás Mancera and the primer conciliador.
6376 Iturbe, Francisco. Mexico, ALS. April 2, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Agreement to pay loan of $2,000 to Antonio Astorga; request for copy of order settling the problem of water supply from springs at San Pablo; Enríquez; treaty with the U. S. doubtful.
6377 León, Esteban V. Temascaltepec, ALS. April 2, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Publication of the Constitution with military ceremony; absence of the Cuerpo Municipal; expediente prepared by the Ayuntamiento to be sent the Prefecto.
6378 Zerón, Manuel. Zacualpam, ALS. April 2, 1857.
4 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Assumption of office as Subprefecto; request for permission to delay publication of the Constitution for a few days; support of Núñez; moderation of the priest; rumors of resignation by Riva Palacio; Guzmán. Includes copy of letter to the Prefecto:
a. Manuel Zerón: [Oficio al Prefecto del Distrito de Sultepec.] Zacualpam, Copy 2 l. f. 3-4. Refusal of his predecessor to take the oath to the Constitution; reluctance of the Ayuntamiento; agreement with Comandante Juan Núñez; publication delayed until the return of the Juez de Letras, the Administrador de Rentas, and influential men away for the holidays; circular of the Archbishop. April 2, 1887.
6379 Sánchez Garayo, A[tilano]. Mexico, LS. April 3, 1857.
1 l. 13 × 21 cm.
Advice on a legal case; death of Manuela Fuertes de Bros.
6380 Llave, Ignacio de la. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead. April 3, 1857.
Order for complete liberty in coming elections; Comonfort not to be recommended in the Periódico Oficial. Letterhead: Ministro de Gobernación.
6381 Suárez, Salvador. Mexico, LS. April 3, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request for recommendation to the Provisor, allowing him to return to his curate. Postage stamp missing.
6382 León, Esteban V. Temascaltepec, ALS. April 4, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Complaint against Marcos Miranda for letter to San Lucas and Acatitlán el Grande asking them to meet with committee from Amanalco and other towns of the jurisdicción of Tejupilco to reclaim the lands taken by the hacendados conmano armada.
6383 Iturbe, Francisco. Mexico, LS. April 4, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Copy received of order to the Prefectura de Tula; damage done wheat crop by diversion of water; request for papers on the case by the Ministerio de Hacienda; Barquera; delay in treaty with the U.S.; complaints against José María Reyes, Subprefecto de Tula, for sheltering a relative, Olloqui, from San Luis with a passport of the Comandante General; charges of being reaccionario.
6384 Palomo, J[osé] A[ntonio]. Texcoco, ALS. April 4, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request of Galindo for position in Chalco; Sub-prefectura of Teotihuacán resigned by Aragón; replacement by Juan Tablada, owner of Hacienda de Metepec, possible; his son Narciso; Agustín Cruz; shortage of weapons for the Celadores; arrest of Spaniards in Zumpango; imprisonment in Cuautitlán; Carlitos; Javierita. Two one-real postage stamps.
6385 Zapata, José Nicanor. Mexico, LS. April 5, 1857.
1 l. 22 × 28 cm.
Efforts to discuss problems with the President; General Frías (Trías?); departure of Comonfort for Tacuba; solicitud studied by Berriozábal for the Ministerio de Hacienda; danger of bandits in Llano de Salazar; robbery of wagons with clothes for Morelia; stagecoach passengers hidden in the monte; Jesús M. Vizoso (Viroso?) recommended for Interventor de la Administración de Rentas de Texcoco.
6386 Barquera, Mucio. Huichapan, ALS. April 5, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Arrival of the Constitution; consultation with the Ayuntamiento; decision to delay publication; reports from Querétaro, San Juan del Río, and Ixtlah[]ca; El Santuario; Arévalo; reports of delay in taking oath allowed by Riva Palacio; problems involved in his office; support of Constitution by Subprefecto Trinidad Rojo.
6387 León, Esteban V. Temas[]c, ALS. April 5, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Opposition of citizens to the Constitution; theft of mailbag on the stagecoach at El Monte de las Cieneguillas; trouble caused by Marcos Miranda in Acatitlán el Grande and San Lucas; Tejupilco; meeting of Indians to demand return of land.
6388 Villagrán, Rafael María. Villa del Valle, ALS. April 5, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Efforts to meet influential members of the authorities; Pagaza; receipt of the Constitution; the Partido described as levítico; loyalty of the district; request for amnesty for four men.
6389 Moreno, Jesús. LS. April 5, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Invitation by the Contador to take position in the Aduana; request for the position for his brother Andrés Moreno; Salazar; rheumatism.
6390 Arroyo, F[rancisco]. Tenango, ALS. April 5, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Publication of the Constitution in municipalidades of Calimaya, Joquicingo, Capul[h]uac, and Almolollita; scheduled for San Antonio [de] la Isla; Captain Manuel Zimerman to publish it in Santiago Tianguistenco and Ocoyoacac; concentration of troops in Toluca; Tenango; separation of Trías from the Comadancia; opposition to Plutarco González and Manuel Alas; resignation of office; request for office of Subprefecto.
6391 Madariaga, Francisco Rodrigo (Rodríguez?). Tulancingo, ALS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed design: April 5, 1857. 1857. 1845.
Acceptance of appointment as Juez de Letras interino; announcement by the Secretario del Superior Gobierno del Estado and by Juan Lezama.
6392 Escudero, Pedro. Mexico, ALS. 2 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed monogram. April 6, 1857.
Meeting of President and cabinet in Tacubaya; arrival from Atoyac; Salazar; appointment of Galindo for chalco; replacement of recalcitrant prefectos recommended; delay in replacing ayuntamientos; refusal of Velázquez; Asunción.
6393 Castelar, Ignacio de. Huasca, LS. April 6, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Marriage of son Ignacio, Receptor de alcabalas, with Dolores Borbolla, daughter of Ramón Borbolla.
6394 Rivas, Domingo. Chalco, LS. 2 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed as in 6033. April 6, 1857.
Complaint against Adolfo Herrera, holder of three positions, Administrador de Tabacos, Comandante del Resguardo, and Administrador de Rentas under Victorio Carrillo; lack of qualifications; aid of father Antonio Herrera; Arechaga.
6395 Revilla, José L. Mexico, ALS. April 6, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Meeting with Escandón and Béistegui; Pachuca; meeting with Iturbe; request for exemption from taxes for materials for beneficencia pública in Pachuca; building of cemetery, Hospital de San Juan de Dios, and a school. Address: Esclavo No. 9.
6396 Álvarez, Ignacio C. Mexico, ALS. April 6, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Acceptance of appointment as Jefe de la sección liquidataria de la deuda interior; office offered by Riva Palacio declined; illness of daughter with erysipelas as a result of vaccination; return of advance pay.
6397 Arroyo, F[rancisco]. Tenango, LS. April 7, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Mistreatment of Indians of San Pablo by Captain Bonifacio Velázquez.
6398 Quijano, B[enito]. Mexico, LS. April 7, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Contribución assigned the fincas rústicas; assessment in Cocoyotla; Lic. Arechavala; Administración de Tetecala; payment of alcabala; transfer of hacienda to San José Cuautla; request for certificate of payment.
6399 Palomo, J[osé] A[ntonio]. Texcoco, ALS. April 7, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Form to be used for the títulos de adjudicaciones; convocatoria of elections for alcaldes in Chalco and Teotihuacán; need for filling vacancies for subprefectos; opposition of the clergy expected in the confessional and not in the pulpit; Agustín; Chimalh[]n; Reyes; José Ignacio (Palomo?).
6400 Santoyo, Francisco. Mexico, LS. April 7, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request for position in the State; service in government in Michoacán, Jalisco, and Colima as Diputado and as Prefecto; service to country since 1810; pension allowed by the Corporación de Inválidos.
6401 [Riva Palacio, Mariano.] [Forma de carta.] Toluca, Unsigned. April 7, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Form for letter to go to all prefectos; danger of anarchy in the State; order to continue with plans for elections.
6402 Frías, Ángel. Mexico, ALS. 2 l. 21 × 27 cm. Name embossed. April 7, 1857.
Efforts to see the President on business of Riva Palacio; help of Zapata; General Sandoval; illness; illness of Zapata; bandit attack on arrieros in El Llano de las Cruces; meeting with the President; strict obedience of laws enjoined; replacement of officials who refuse to take the oath to the Constitution; prefectos; Ayuntamiento; Riva Palacio requested to try getting co-operation of the Padre Prelado.
6403 Malo, José Ramón. Mexico, ALS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Name embossed. April 8, 1857.
Tax on income of Convento de Jesús María; purchase of Hacienda de Texcaltengo; payment of tax; permission of the Archbishop required; Agustín Cruz.
6404 Iturbe, Francisco. Mexico, LS. April 8, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Meeting with Béistegui; income from silver mining applicable on loan; payment of loan to Lafragua; expenses of the mines in purchase of a steam machine from England; purchase of shares from Pedro Terreros; Hacienda del Real del Monte.
6405 Piedra, José de la. Morelos, ALS. April 9, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Pessimism over oaths to the Constitution and the officials due to replace those removed; difficulty of finding qualified persons; resignation of office; installation of new Ayuntamiento; support of liberal causes; arrest of Cabecilla Burgos; return from Cuernavaca; difficulty of finding witnesses against him; Yucatán.
6406 Palomo, J[osé] A[ntonio]. Texcoco, ALS. April 9, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Hope for good results in elections; subprefectos needed; help given by Luis Cabrera; problem of oath to the Constitution; meeting of the Ayuntamiento with Alcalde 10. Barba, Uribe, and the Administrador de la Aduana; opposition of Violante and Enciso. Two one-real stamps.
6407 [Riva Palacio,] Vicente. Mexico, ALS. April 10, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Governor and Ayuntamiento refused entrance to the church by orders of the Archbishop; notice sent to President in Tacubaya; arrest of priests, including Verdugo; fight around the Cathedral; cries of [UNK] Viva la religión and [UNK] Mueran los impíos!; interview between Felipe N. del Barrio, representing the Cabildo Eclesiástico, and Comonfort; rioting ended; the llave del Sagrario placed in the city by the president of the Ayuntamiento; visit from Galindo concerning his license; Escudero in Acolm[n].
6408 Saavedra, Juan. Sultepec, LS. April 10, 1857.
2 l. 17 × 27 cm.
Efforts to maintain peace, prepare for elections, and support the oath to the Constitution.
6409 Palomo, J[osé] A[ntonio]. Texcoco, ALS. April 11, 1857.
2 l. 17 × 27 cm.
Appointment of Juan Tablada of Metepec as Subprefecto de Teotihuacán; visit from Escudero; note on Tablada's background; son Narciso Tablada; marriage link with Fagoaga family; marriage with Sra. Ríos; service of Secretario Bustamante as Subprefecto in Chalco; Juez de Letras Blas; problem of the key ceremony on Holy Thursday; agreement between Barba and the priest.
6410 Villagrán, Rafael María. Villa del Valle, LS. April 11, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Preparations for the election; oath to the Constitution; advice of Salazar; Sr. Pagaza y Almazán.
6411 Prieto, Guillermo. Mexico, LS. April 11, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Removal of Administrador de correos de Ixtlahuaca from duties as Subprefecto; payment of postage on correspondence from Iguala.
6412 Arroyo, F[rancisco]. Tenango, ALS. April 12, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Danger of reactionary movement; bandit attack on Tajalpan (?); instructions to Cayetano Ortiz; letter sent to Berriozábal for Comonfort; respect for Don Plutarco.
6413 León, Esteban V. Temascaltepec, LS. April 12, 1857.
1 l. 17 × 27 cm.
Report to General González; cavalry gathering at San Andrés de los Gamas; request for reinforcements.
6414 Andrade, Ramón. Cuautitlán, ALS. April 12, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Religious feeling of the area; objection of officials to oath to the Constitution; oath taken by Ayuntamiento of Cuautitlán and of Zumpango; fear of civil war; preparations for elections; permission of General Rosas for soldiers with band (music) to march in church parade; same for Zumpango; good relations with local priest.
6415 Tolsá, Cirilo. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed monogram: ABA. April 13, 1857.
Request for back pay; duties in Administración de Teotihuacán and in Chalco.
6416 Gutiérrez, José. Jonacate, ALS. April 13, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Instructions received via Francisco Tajonar; criticism of the Juez de Letras.
6417 Antón, Juan H. Morelia, ALS. April 13, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request for intervention with Comonfort in favor of appointment of Lic. Francisco Vaca, Governor of [Michoacán]; support of Gregorio Ceballos; experience as deputy; service as Juez de Distrito in Colima and as newspaper editor.
6418 Manuel? Mexico, ALS. April 13, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Watermark: GEO MCCORQUODALE & CO. LIVERPOOL 1853.
Request for letter to the Ministro de Guerra or to the President to order Rafael Durán to Toluca on the pretext of the wedding of his cousin Luisa but actually to test the legal status of a soldier who withdraws his oath to the Constitution.
6419 Gutiérrez, Manuel. Mexico, ALS. April 13, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request for permit allowing Cura Salvador Suarez to return to his curate in Tejupilco; support of the Archbishop.
6420 Galindo, Félix. Mexico, ALS. April 13, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Receipt of license; departure to assume office as Subprefecto of Chalco; Escudero; González; instructions of Palomo; concern over political developments.
6421 Escudero, P[edro]. Mexico, LS. 2 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed monogram. April 13, 1857.
Juan Tablada recommended for the Subprefecto by the Juez de Letras in Teotihuacán; Hacienda de Metepec; work in Campero in establishing police force; return of son from Toluca; his Spanish origin considered an objection; trip to Texcoco for appointment; military service; license given Galindo; appointment of González; discussion with Fuente over Berriozábal; changes needed in the Ley de Desamortización; struggle between pueblos and hacendados over land titles; imprisonment of the Archbishop and Canónigos; article in the Estandarte.
6422 [Riva Palacio,] Vicente. Mexico, ALS. April 13, 1857.
2 l. 17 × 21 cm.
Trip to San Luis cancelled; provisions for law students; arrest of Cedillo, Covarrubias, Zurita, de la Fuente; search for Zárate; arrest of Archbishop and the canónigos in the Sala Capitular; notice to Garza denying intention to exile the Archbishop; offer of Cueva to pay $50,000 for Axalco; alcabala; Flores a la Torre; Lupe; Josefina.
6423 Sancha, José Isac de la. Tulancingo, ALS. 1 l. 17 × 27 cm. Name embossed. April 14, 1857.
Plans to move; coach reservations; politically peaceful Holy Week.
6423A Soto, Manuel F. Tulancingo, LS. April 14, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Preparation for elections; local efforts to get the 80. de Linea to rebel; importance of the Holy Week celebration; threat of arrest against the priests of Huasca and Acaxochitlán and delivery to Juan José Baz or removal to Zacatlán and Mexico City; involvement of cura de Acaxochitlán in recent uprising and sack of Pahuatlán; request to Juan Soto for back pay for Captain Francisco Isunza, instructor of the Guardia Nacional; police uniforms described; difficulty encountered by Lic. Sancha in moving; municipal elections in Tlanalapa[n].
6424 Martínez de la Concha, José M. Mexico, ALS. 2 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed as in 6033. April 15, 1857.
Lic. Florencio Velázquez recommended for position as Prefecto, Distrito de Tula, vice Lic. Barquera; Iturbe.
6425 [Riva Palacio,] Vicente. Mexico, ALS. April 15, 1857.
2 l. 17 × 27 cm.
Arrest of priests ended; Ley sobre obenciones parroquiales published; trouble expected from both lower and upper clergy; San Luis trip cancelled; Lupe; Josefina.
6426 Piedra, José de la. Morelos, ALS. April 16, [1857].
2 l. 17 × 27 cm.
Co-operation of the Juez de Letras in avoiding trouble over the oath to the Constitution; preparations for the elections; Decreto de convocatoria; congratulations on peaceful conditions in Cuautla after recent troubles; decrease in robberies attributed to algunos ejemplares; arrest of three facciosos.
6427 Ibarrola, F[austo?] de. Mexico, ALS. April 16, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Mail robbery in Llanos de Salazar; loss of shipment of cloth; request for effort at recovery; intermediaries Joaquín Vela and Cristóbal Omaña for delivery to Castañeda & Co. in Morelia; certificates from the Juez auxiliar and Ayuntamiento de Ocoyoacac. One-real stamp.
6428 Azaños, José María. Jiquipilco, ALS. April 16, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Protest over the delay of the Ayuntamiento in delivering to the church the alms collection in the Santuario del Señor; deposit with the President, Jacinto Bernal; repairs on church needed for approaching fair; poverty of the church; possibility of closing the church.
6429 Soto, Juan. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead of Ministro de Guerra. April 16, 1857.
Order for Rafael Durán to go to Toluca; withdrawal of the oath to the Constitution left to the President.
6430 Ortiz de Zárate, Manuel. Tlalnepantla, LS. April 16, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Preparations for free elections assured.
6431 Zerón, Manuel. Zacualpam, ALS. April 16, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Preparations for publication of the Constituion locally and in Coatepec and Ixtapan; agreement reached with the priests; preparation for elections; answer prepared for complaint of citizens at Mamatla; answer to speech by Montes; arrest of Montes ordered by the judge; approval of the Administrador de Rentas.
6432 Belli Cisneros(?), M. Pachuca, ALS. April 17, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Arrival to assume office; peacefulness of the area; delay of Lic. Revilla in arriving.
6433 Robredo, Teófilo. Mexico, ALS. April 17, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Offer of position as Ministro en el Tribunal Superior declined; aid of Pascual González Fuentes; effort to re-establish professional career in Mexico City.
6434 Arroyo, F[rancisco]. [Carta al Gobernador Isidro A. Montiel.] T'enango, ALS. April 18, 1847.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Notice of projected rebellion led by Antonio Ortiz, Agustín Arriaga, Cristóbal González, el famoso Puente, Ábrego, and three Spaniards, one named Córdoba; visit from Presidente municipal de Capulhuac Antonio Cuevas; location estimated to be near Lerma or Rancho de San Miguel Almaya. Note says letter came from Tecualoya.
6435 Palomo, J[osé] A[ntonio]. Texcoco, ALS. April 18, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Oath to the Constitution refused by the Ayuntamiento de Calpulalpam; trouble blamed on directives given during confessions on occasion of Holy Week; fine imposed on the Ayuntamiento; refusal of Ayuntamiento and Judge at Teotihuacán to take oath; willingness of the Administrador de Rentas; opposition of Nicolás García of Teotihuacán to the appointment of Juan Tablada.
6436 Rozas, P.P. de. Mexico, LS. April 18, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Hopes to receive funds from the treaty with the American Minister; increasing penury of the Treasury; need to repay sum taken by force by Prefecto Parres from Casa de Arroyozarco; Administrador de rentas de Jilotepec; sums taken at San Nicolás; Don Gregorio; requisition against the Recaudador de Aculco; sums sequestered by the pronunciados; visit with the Archbishop; Manuel.
6437 Galindo, Félix. Chalco, ALS. April 18, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Assumption of office as Subprefecto; more ballots needed for the elections; refusal of the Ayuntamiento to take the oath; withdrawal of powers from the Ayuntamiento; Carrillo willing to take oath, deterred by fear of being excommunicated; refusal of Primitivo Martínez, Administrador de Correos to take oath; replacement sought; manner of applying the law on the oath criticized; rumor of uprising in Toluca; Velázquez; Vicente; Javiercita.
6438 Moreno, José de la Luz. Quintanilla, ALS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed monogram. April 18, 1857.
Measures to be taken against opposition to publication of the Constitution; arrangements with Prefecto de Tulancingo; arrangements with the Governor of the territorio of Huamantla for oath to the Constitution.
6439 Barreiro, Eugenio. Ixtlahuaca, LS. April 18, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request for authority to restore order in Temoaya; plan to send Ignacio Reyes; request for small military force; army experience; help of Saavedra; hope to set up a Guardia de Policía.
6440 García, José María. [Carta al coronel Francisco Arroyo, subprefecto de Tenango.] Tecualoya, ALS. April 18, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Meetings of dissidents in La Loma and in Tenancingo; robbery of a man in the Monte.
6441 Piedra, José de la. Morelos, ALS. April 19, [1857].
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
War with Spain; rumored plan of bands to raid property of Spaniards; report of band gathered south of Jonacatepec; lack of troops to repell uprising; report to Ministro de Guerra.
6442 Soto, Manuel F. Tulancingo, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed design. April 19, 1857.
Report sent via José Isaac de la Sancha; conservative spirit in Apan; arms stored from last armed expedition; request for cavalry and infantry support; Plutarco González; refusal of community to take oath to the Constitution; fear of excommunication; pay for Insunza, Instructor of the Guardia Nacional, sent to the Ministro de Guerra.
6443 Barquera, Mucio. Huichapan, ALS. April 19, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Concern for fair representation in coming elections.
6444 [Garza,] Lázaro, Arzobispo de México. Mexico, ALS. April 20, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Letter to the Ministro de Justicia on the Ley sobre obvenciones, sent on April 18; recent arrest.
6445 Barreiro, Eugenio. Ixtlahuaca, LS. April 20, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Return of Reyes; return of authorities in Temoaya to their duties; consultation with Saavedra; fair elections assured; work on the Guardia Nacional; need for weapons; illness with bilis.
6446 Lebrija, V[icente]. Buenavista, ALS. April 20, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Heavy rainfall at Montes de Córdoba and El Ventorrillo; work on drainage ditches and dam; shortage of labor for the fields; corn prospects; labor sought at San Sebastián and San Vicente Chicoloapan; Carlos; Javierita.
6447 Mosso, Miguel. Mexico, ALS. 2 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed design: MOSSO HERMANOS MEXICO. April 21, 1857.
Appointment of Benito Haro as Prefecto of Cuernavaca; distribution of the election law; request for help in the Demarcación de Tetela; encroachment of the alcalde de Puente de Ixtla and other towns on the local farm lands; immediate settlement needed because of planting time; aid requested of General Álvarez.
6448 Arroyo, F[rancisco]. Tenancingo, ALS. April 21, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Effort of Alcalde Municipal de Malinalco José María Bobadilla to obtain amnesty for Marcelino Escobar as a reactionary; weapons taken from Manuel Gómez and Pedro Reynoso; system of amnesty criticized as unfair as applied locally; bandits led by Ábrego.
6449 Rozas, S. S. de. Mexico, LS. April 21, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Return of bill for money taken by Prefecto Parres; suggested payment from customs receipts; San Nicolás; Gregorio; Manuel; recourse to payment by bonds.
6450 Escudero, P[edro]. Mexico, ALS. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed monogram. April 21, 1857.
Cousin Lic. Manuel O'Horan recommended for place as Prefecto de Tula; experience in Zacatlán; suggested reference: Montiel.
6451 Piedra, José de la. Morelos, ALS. April 21, [1857].
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Signs of conspiracy against Spaniards; murder at Hacienda de San Nicolás, Department of Puebla; repetition of incident at San Vicente feared; oath to Constitution withdrawn by Ayuntamiento de Jonacate; Juez Conciliador needed in Huautla.
6452 [La Ley sobre Obvenciones y Derechos Parroquiales.] April 21, 1857 to April 28, 1857.
5 l. 21 × 30 cm.
a. Mariano Riva Palacio: [Copia de carta al presidente Ignacio Comonfort.] Toluca, Unsigned copy. 1 l. f. 2-2v. Careful study of the law; decision that the law cannot be enforced; definition of “poor” men; sources of income for the clergy; state support for churches; danger of rebellion; transmittal of resignation. April 21, 1857.
b. _____: [Carta al Ministro de Gobernación.] Toluca, Unsigned copy. 1 l. f. 3-3v. Discussion of the inequities in the law and refusal to promulgate it. Offer of resignation. April 21, 1857.
c. Ignacio Comonfort: [Oficio.] Tacubaya, LS. 1 l. f. 4. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead. Problem of resignation taken up with Consejo de Ministros; transmittal of copy of circular issued by the Archbishop on the derechos parroquiales. April 23, 1857.
d. Mariano Riva Palacio: [Carta a Comonfort.] Toluca, Unsigned copy. 1 l. f. 5. Study of Archbishop's circular; former position maintained. April 25, 1857.
e. [Ignacio de la] Llave: [Oficio.] Mexico, Unsigned copy. 1 l. f. 6. Objections voiced by Riva Palacio pronounced inapplicable and untenable; resignation rejected by the President. April 28, 1857.
6453 Hernández X., Ignacio. Mexico, ALS. April 22, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Illness of Lic. Sancha en route; delay under doctor's orders; ticket used by writer; Javierita; Carlos.
6454 Arroyo, F[rancisco]. Tenango, ALS. April 22, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Legal advice of Lic. Arizcorreta sought by José María Garduño on whether voting in the election would constitute recognition of the Constitution; possibility of boycott at the election; fines for not voting; inability to obtain enough men to take the oath to constitute a new Ayuntamiento; aid of José María Guzmán, Subprefecto.
6455 Revilla, José L. Pachuca, ALS. April 22, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Assumption of office as Subprefecto after taking oath; preparations for elections; need for a Juez de Letras; arrival of Visitador de rentas; publication of the Constitution; oath taken by seven members of the Ayuntamiento; Administrador de correos; Juez de Partido. Two one-real stamps.
6456 Ángulo, Joaquín. Guadalajara, LS. 1 l. 17 × 27 cm. Corner missing. April 22, [1857].
Hoeltzche (Höltze?) accepted by the Junta de Estudios on basis of recommendations, without examination.
6457 Cuevas, Francisco de P. ALS. April 22, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Appeal of the members of the Ayuntamiento de Calimaya for waiving of fine imposed by the Prefectura for refusal to take the oath to the Constitution; request that they be permitted to continue in office.
6458 Galindo, F[élix]. Chalco, ALS. 2 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed as in No. 6033. April 24, 1857.
Oath to the Constitution insisted on by Palomo on entering on duties as Subprefecto; Ayuntamiento de Chalco dissolved for refusal; Carrillo allowed to take a modified oath; meeting with the Ayuntamiento de Tlalmanalco and agreement on a modified oath; aid of Francisco Velázquez and Arsacó; resignation of Gabino Ortiz; reasonable attitude of the priests.
6459 Béistegui, Nicanor. Mexico, ALS. April 24, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Weakness of of the Presidio guard; delay of Plutarco González in sending replacements; request for more soldiers at Mineral del Monte; Escandón; Iturbe. One-real stamp.
6460 Montes, Ezequiel. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead. April 24, 1857.
Recommendation for Ciro Esteban Salazar for position as Juez de Letras; experience in the Instituto Literario; replacement for Rebollar.
6461 Ruiz, José María. Mexico, ALS. April 24, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request for employment for son Pepe, who took a modified oath to the Constitution; Varela; Prieto; request for recommendation for employment with Escandón and Couto in the Administración de Tabaco.
6462 [Riva Palacio,] Vicente. Mexico, ALS. April 24, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Proposed trip to San Luis; Aguirre; Parra; José María Andrade; General Grimare[t]; help requested for Padre Suárez de Tejupilco; Josefina; Lupe.
6463 Álvarez, Juan. La Providencia, LS. April 25, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Complaints received from Miacatlán of abuses by Prefecto de Cuernavaca Joaquín Noriega; removal recommended; letter from Céspedes.
6464 Santoyo, Francisco. Mexico, LS. April 25, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request for employment in state; recommendation of Jefe Superior de Hacienda Nicanor Zapata; military service in 1810.
6465 Palomo, J[osé] A[ntonio]. Texcoco, ALS. April 25, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Agreement with Ayuntamiento on oath; change in the fine; election arrangements; Ameca; Temascalapa.
6466 Díez de Sollano, José María. Mexico, ALS. April 25, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Retirement pay for Manuel Miramón.
6467 Velázquez, Florencio(?). Mexico, ALS. April 26, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Acceptance of position as Prefecto of Distrito de Tula; Martínez de la Concha.
6468 Juramento de la Constitución de 57 por el General Don Juan Álvarez. La Providencia, Copy: Hernández, Secretario. May 2, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 32 cm.
Oath taken by Juan Álvarez, Diego Álvarez (Comandante general del Estado), Encarnación Álvarez (Jefe de la Segunda Brigada), Colonel José María P. Hernández, Hipólito Herrera, Miguel Gómez, Norberto Áviles, Andrés Bravo, Víctor Barreda, Andrés Ozuna, and Guadalupe Carrasco. Original date given as April 23, 1857.
6469 Escudero, P[edro]. Mexico, ALS. 2 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed monogram. April 27, 1857.
Illness of son; disagreement on the problem of derechos parroquiales; Lic. Alfaro not recommended as Juez de distrito in Tula; Lic. Velázquez recommended by Iturbe; notes on Cabrera; Luis Cetina, fiscal de Hacienda de Veracruz, recommended for the Tribunal; Sánchez Hidalgo.
6470 Núñez, Juan. Zacualpam, ALS. April 27, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Peaceful promulgation of the Constitution and elections; disturbances in Coatepec.
6471 Rojo, Trinidad. Huichapan, LS. April 27, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Difficulties of administering the oath to the Constitution; conduct of elections; Romero Díaz.
6472 León, Esteban V. Temasc[], ALS. April 27, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Settlement of trouble over the oath to Constitution; elections for Congreso Constitucional and Congreso Constituyente del Estado; request for back pay.
6473 Galindo, F[élix]. Chalco, ALS. April 27, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Receipt of election returns from all towns except Ozumba; peaceful elections; burglary of house of García, containing store owned by some Frenchmen; Juez de Letras Bustamante; troops commanded by Ruiz in Ameca and Tlalmanalco; Tláhuac; Ayotzingo; Fuerza de celadores; plans for strict law enforcement.
6474 Riva Palacio, Mariano. [Carta a Vicente Riva Palacio.] Toluca, LS. April 27, 1857.
2 l. 22 × 28 cm.
Aguirre returned to government in San Luis; explanation of refusal to allow return of Padre Suárez; Grimaret; approaching confinement of Josefina; Javiera; Carlos; Mariquita. Addressed to Calle de Tacuba No. 7.
6475 Arroyo, F[rancisco]. Tenango, ALS. April 27, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
José T'eodosio Gómez not fined for failure to vote; report on elections in Ocoyoacac, Almoloya, Joquicingo, Capulhuac, Calimaya, Tianguistenco, and San Antonio [de] la Isla; liberals elected; election of José María Guzmán.
6476 S[ánchez] Hidalgo, M[anuel]. Mexico, ALS. April 27, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Decision of government for pay of magistrados to begin on appointment; Ley de papel sellado; forms to be sent to Sota Riva.
6477 Guerrero, José Antonio. Zacatlán, LS. April 27, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Recommendation of Prefecto Manuel Hernández Soto for appointment to Juzgado de Chalco, Cuautitlán, or other post; trip to Tulancingo for medical treatment for wife.
6478 Sánchez Solís, Felipe. Mexico, LS. April 27, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Execution of the will of Luis de la Rosa; plan to sell his library and art collection; drawings of machinery and scientific subjects; estimated value of books; offer to Berriozábal; requirements of his widow; report on the Hacienda de Tepopula; trip to Zacatecas.
6479 Limón, M. [Carta a Trinidad Rojo.] Jilotepec, ALS. April 27, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Resignation of office as Subprefecto; fear of economic reprisals and excommunication if he takes the oath to the Constitution; decline of trade in his store.
6480 Villaseñor, Manuel María. Mexico, ALS. April 28, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request for lenient treatment of his brother Diego in Pachuca; Arce.
6481 Rojo, Trinidad. Huichapan, ALS. April 28, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Report on uprising in Aculco; need for the Guardia Nacional; uprising rumored in Ixmiquilpan; Lic. Trejo; efforts of clergy to urge election of conservatives; oath taken by Administrador de Rentas and Alcalde in Ixmiquilpan, no others; resignation of Miguel Simón of Jilotepec; Juez Escalante; Molina; appointment of Juan N. Enríquez.
6482 Andrade, Jesús. Huejutla, LS. April 28, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Election of Diputados for the State Congress; payment of salary as Prefecto.
6483 Malo, José Ramón. Mexico, ALS. April 28, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Debt against Hacienda de Texcaltengo for the Convento de Jesús to be collected by Agustín Cruz; imprisonment of Miramón, found in home of José Juan Cervantes; imprisonment of Osollos [Luis G. Osollo?]; escape of Aguilar; Agustín; Pepa, Manuela; Javiercita.
6484 Aguirre, José G. Pachuca, LS. April 28, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Resignation as Juez de Letras in favor of position in the Promotoría fiscal to work with Iglesias in the Ministerio de Hacienda.
6485 Revilla, José L. P'achuca, LS. April 29, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Need for two judges in Pachuca; acceptance of Aguirre's resignation not recommended. One-real stamp.
6486 Márquez, Antonio. Jonacatepec, LS. April 29, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 26 cm.
Request for back pay; illness of the Juez de Letras; leave granted by Plutarco González; inability of Lic. Carbajal to make payments.
6487 Revilla, José L. Pachuca, ALS. April 29, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Resignation of Aguirre; request for two judges; preparation for new election; improvement in public instruction and Policía de Celadores; appointment to the Tribunal de vagos; vacancy in Administrador de Rentas.
6488 Arroyo, F[rancisco]. Tenango, ALS. April 29, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Bandit attack on Capulhuac; letter received by Montiel; band led by Vicente Ábrego near Almaya and Tianguistenco; promulgation of the Constitution; school taxes; police force; fines for not voting; Contingente de sangre; elections in San Antonio [de] la Isla; Indian towns persuaded to vote; appointment of commissioners needed to form Ayuntamiento after refusal to take oath; José María Guzmán to be Subprefecto; citizens urged by Don Ladislao not to vote.
6489 Rozas, S. S. de. Mexico, ALS. April 29, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Acknowledgement of debt in Decreto de 11 de febrero; payment due on account of Prefecto Parres; advice of Santiago Rozas. One-real stamp.
6490 Haro, Benito. Tepecoa[]co, LS. April 29, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Reorganization of the district recommended to Noriega; bad influence of Álvarez and his capitancillos; urgent problem of land taken from the Indian towns; Hacienda de San Vicente.
6491 Villagrán, Rafael María. Villa del Valle, ALS. April 29, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Elections in [Tlal]manalco, Asunción, and San José; influence of priest and the presidente del cuerpo (Ayuntamiento?); Acta de San Nicolás; payment of Celadores; need for back pay.
6492 Béistegui, Nicanor. Mineral del Monte, ALS. Embossed letterhead: Dirección de la Compañía Minera del Real del Monte. April 30, 1857.
2 l. 20 × 25 cm.
Reinforcements needed; trip with Iturbe to Pachuca to confer with Subprefecto Revilla; Terreros; Atristain; need for judge in Pachuca; delays in administration of justice; complaints by García Aguirre; Lic. Martínez Zurita recommended for position as judge; continued illness; Escandón. PS by Iturbe.
6493 Palomo, J[osé] A[ntonio]. Texcoco, ALS. April 30, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Difficulty in posting election returns; Lara; La Ladrillera; Cuajimalpa; Jajalpa; Toluca; returns carried by Anastacio Careaga, Tesorero del Municipal de Chicoloapam; preparations for Juntas preparatorias; small number of fines levied; Tulancingo; decrease in bandit activity; law of January 5; trouble caused by the oath.
6494 Castillo, Zeferino del. Tenancingo, LS. April 30, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Refusal of the Ayuntamiento to take oath; excessive burdens of administration; change in Decreto del 17 de marzo requested.
6495 Comonfort, Ignacio. Tacubaya, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead. April 30, 1857.
Correspondence with Colonel Ramón Parres on conditions in Distrito de Tula; Rosas Landa Brigade; separation of Trinidad Rojas from prefectura.
6496 Escudero, P[edro]. Mexico, ALS. 2 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed monogram. April 30, 1857.
Discussion of the law regulating the clergy; effort to persuade Riva Palacio his fears are exaggerated; sources of income for the clergy; comparison with conditions in Germany; Atoyac; Cadena; departure of Montes for Rome.
6497 Durán, Rafael. Mexico, LS. April 31, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Methods of measuring barrels in applying tax on brandy; Robles; Díaz; Pérez Fernández.
6497A Castelazo, Ignacio C. [Impreso sin dirección.] Huasca, April, 1857.
1 l. 15 × 21 cm.
Announcement of marriage to Dolores Borbolla y Villa-aldea.
6498 [Causa contra Domingo Martínez.] c. Rubric. May 1, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 31 cm.
Unsigned account of fight with Martínez; previous trouble with Manuel Martínez appealed to Juez primero Antonio del Palacio; Don Francisco; Lic. Villavicencio; illness of Bucheli; Contreras; injustices committed.
6499 Saavedra, Juan. Sultepec, LS. May 1, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Conspiracy suspected of Ignacio Díaz Leal in Almoloya; elections; Municipalidad de Otzoloapan and Tejupilco, in Partido de Temascaltepec, not completely reported.
6500 Barreiro, Eugenio. Ixtlahuaca, LS. May 1, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
New organization of the Ayuntamiento; difficulties caused at voting tables in Municipalidad de Jiquipilco by Br. José María Azoños, by threatening excommunication for anyone who voted; Rafael Sánchez elected Comandante de la policía.
6501 Villagrán, Rafael María. Villa del Valle, LS. May 1, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Number of voters reduced by influence of priests except in Amanalco; oath to Constitution; circular of Archbishop; efforts of Marcos Miranda to stir up trouble among Indians of Amanalco.
6502 Suárez, Salvador. Mexico, LS. May 1, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Discussion in Toluca on permission to return home.
6503 Palomo, J[osé] A[ntonio]. [Carta a Vicente Riva Palacio.] Texcoco, ALS. May 1, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Order to Chimalhuacán not to molest Luis Romero; claims against him presented by Agustín Cruz and the Ayuntamiento; objection to return of Romero; request for aid in finding home for juvenile delinquent.
6504 Barreiro, Eugenio. Ixtlahuaca, LS. May 2, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Br. José María Azoños sent to explain his conduct to Governor.
6505 Arévalo, Manuel M. Tulancingo, ALS. May 2, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Plaza de Interventor; brother recommended for place as Escribiente primero de Ixmiquilpan or Jilotepec; Argumedo; Receptores de Huasca and Motonilco (?); plan for the Corte de caja.
6506 Villagrán, Rafael María. Villa del Valle, LS. May 2, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Support for damage claim by Esteban Vértiz; loss suffered by the excommunication of the village; bridge built over River Acatitlán el Grande for $3,000; support of Lic. Arizcorreta.
6507 Lebrija, V[icente]. Buenavista, ALS. May 2, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Record of grain sown on the hacienda fields; Vicente Zamora.
6508 Vértiz y Mora, Esteban. Villa del Valle, LS. May 2, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Losses suffered by his hacienda during recent strife; request for relief from tax suit.
6509 Guerrero de Durán, M[]na. Hacienda de la Tenería, LS. May 2, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Efforts of Escandón to buy out the Empresa de Diligencias; aid of Juan Barón; Rafael Durán; Machin.
6510 Velázquez, F[lorencio?]. Jilotepec, LS. May 4, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Assumption of office as prefecto; offices moved from Huichapan to Tula; oath taken by Subprefecto, Juez Letrado, Administrador de Rentas, and Comandante de la Guardia Nacional in Jilotepec.
6511 Mendoza, Juan. [Certificado.] Tenango del Valle, LS. 1 l. 21 × 30 cm. Stamped letterhead. May 4, 1857.
Payment of $300 to the González Brigade on order from Secretaría de Gobierno del Estado de México, delivered by Administrador de Correos José María Guzmán. Order was signed Francisco Arroyo, October 1, 1856.
6512 _____. [Certificado.] Tenango, LS. May 4, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 30 cm.
Presentation of order by Lorenzo Calderón, Tenango, November 8, 1856 for surrender of funds for military use; delivery of $544; receipt given Luis González Durán; order delivered by José María Guzmán.
6513 Barreiro, José. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Name embossed. May 4, 1857.
Dispatch of Captain Juan Bautista Anguera with troops [to Toluca]; recruits near Tulancingo to be taken by detachment sent to Pachuca; preparations for longer marches.
6514 Robredo, Teófilo. Mexico, ALS. May 4, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Letters for Riva Palacio and González Fuentes sent to Escudero by mistake; position on the Tribunal declined; desire to develop a legal practice.
6515 Gamboa, Manuel. Mexico, ALS. May 4, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Irregularity of payment of pension by the Administración de Apam.
6516 Llave, Ignacio de la. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead. May 4, 1857.
Request for wide publicity for work entitled Apuntamientos sobre derecho público eclesiástico. Ministro de Gobernación.
6517 Granados Maldonado, Francisco. Instituto Literario, ALS. May 5, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Recommendation for uncle of student Alejandro Tapia as farm supervisor.
6518 Palomo, J[osé] A[ntonio]. Texcoco, ALS. May 5, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm. 1 l. 22 × 15 cm.
Extract from Article 7, law of February 19, 1857, prohibiting use of school funds for other purposes; request for exception to the rule in case presented by Municipal Ladislao Solares of Chioloapam (Chicoloapam); payment to teacher of San Miguel Tlaixpam; Junta de Partido; preparation of elections; fine for not voting; Ascoytia of Otumba in the Celadores; Tulancingo; Blas Ramírez.
6519 Escudero, P[edro]. Mexico, ALS. 2 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed monogram. May 5, 1857.
Letter from Carrasco to Aguirre opened by mistake; milk diet.
6520 Iglesias, José María. ALS. 2 l. 21 × 27 cm. Printed letterhead. May 6, 1857.
Preference of people in Cuautla for Lic. Francisco Castillo Ganancia as Juez de Letras instead of Lic. Refugio de la Vega reported by the French Minister; change referred to Gabriel for the Ministerio de Justicia; Alcalde de Yautepec Tiburcio Torres accused of using funds of the Ayuntamiento; Moisé. One-real stamp.
6521 Ortega, Crescencio. Mexico, LS. May 6, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Recommendations for Mier y Noriega and for Juan Lezama for the Magistrado del Tribunal Superior; suit over a ranch at Tulancingo; approval of change in officials at Tulancingo. One-real stamp.
6522 Villaseñor, Manuel María. Mexico, ALS. May 6, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Acceptance of position in the Administración de Pachuca; tickets for visit to Mexico; Arce; offer accepted “en nombre de Diego.”
6523 Comonfort, Ignacio. Tacubaya, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead. May 6, 1857.
Transmittal of anonymous letter; Dragones de Tetlama sent to the Prefecto de Cuernavaca, Neri del Barrio.
6524 Guzmán, José María. Tenango, LS. May 6, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Difficulties with the Jefatura de Hacienda over accounts as Administrador de Correos; payments made to the Comandancia General on order of General and Governor Plutarco González from the Administración de Rentas; loan authorized by the Junta de Crédito Público.
6525 Comonfort, Ignacio. Tacubaya, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead. May 7, 1857.
Captain Pablo Bueno's company withdrawn from state control to search for “los asesinos de S. Vicente”; replacement by 30 dragoons; interview with Prefecto de Cuernavaca.
6526 González Ángulo, Agustín. Mexico, ALS. May 7, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request for extension of leave; illness of mother.
6527 Piedra, José de la. Morelos, ALS. May 7, [1857].
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Military aid given by Colonel Baz and the Brigada Echagaray considered excessive; movement against Spaniards and favoring annexation to “El Estado del Sur”; arrest of Juan Barreto requested; escape from Nencuilco (Nenenilco?); need for teacher replacement; Junta preparatoria.
6528 Argumedo, Silv[eri]o. Mexico, ALS. May 7, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request of Lic. José de la Sancha for end of bond posted for his father; surrender of the Administración de Rentas de Tulancingo for same office in Ixmiquilpan; transfer from Tehuacán to same office in Zacatlán; new bond arranged with Vicente Ponce.
6529 Palomo, J[osé] A[ntonio]. Texcoco, ALS. May 7, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Distribution of copies of the derecho público eclesiástico; receipt of gold watch chain as gift delivered by Cruz and Vicente; organization of Juntas de Partido.
6530 Godoy, José María. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Name embossed. May 7, 1857.
Transmittal of supply of herb Xonecuil, ordered from Puebla.
6531 Veytia, Mariano R. Tenancingo, ALS. May 7, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Letter delivered for Ignacio Díaz; opposition of local priest to elections; danger of attack on city by local band; suspicious persons in city; murder of Manjarres (?).
6532 Comonfort, Ignacio. Tacubaya, LS. May 7, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Thanks for publication of the Ley sobre obvenciones parroquiales despite personal feelings; reports from other states; election results; Legislature to meet June 28; payment of old claims against the state.
6533 [Riva Palacio,] Vicente. Mexico, ALS. May 7, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Receipt of title to the “capellanías de Pepe” and orders of Tiburcio Gómez; liquidation of account; rent due from Aculco; “colegiatura de Manuel”; Josefina; Carlos; Javiera. Includes note on scholarship to the Colegio de Agricultura; Escuela de Artes; Carlos Puret recommended; Coatepec; Lic. Mariscal; daughter of José María Tornel; Lupe; Aguirre.
6534 Miramón, Manuel. Mexico, LS. May 8, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Resignation and request for replacement in his duties; inability to return through illness of bilis; poverty of brother Bernardo; unjust imprisonment of nephew Miguel; illness of niece; references to Sollano and Noriega, approaching retirement.
6535 Saavedra, Juan. Sultepec, ALS. May 8, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Preparation for elections; increased suspicions against Ignacio Díaz Leal; rumor of preparations for rebellion in Tenancingo; publication of the Derecho público eclesiástico.
6536 Andrade, Jesús. Huejutla, ALS. May 8, 1857.
1 l. 23 × 29 cm.
Payment for expedition to Pueblo Viejo, the Puebla Campaign, and the pursuit of Uraga; debt due from the Renta del Correo not paid by Prieto; failure of Yahualica and Metztitlán to remit payments; irregular payments from Zacualtipán and Pachuca.
6537 Zomera (?) y Piña, Manuel. Mexico, ALS. May 8, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Record of incidental purchases and prices paid; Pascual González.
6538 Camarena y Castillo, Vicente. Mexico, ALS. May 8, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request for position; previous experience in the Oficina de Crédito público. One-real stamp.
6539 Violante, Vicente. Atlapexco, ALS. May 9, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request for position; experience as Administrador de Rentas; transfer of the Sub-prefectura to Huejutla; appointment as Captain of Milicia auxiliar by Prefecto José Barreiro; service in Partido de Yahualica; support of Plan de Ayutla in Huasteca area; Francisco Andrade made Prefecto of the district; return to private life; support of the Estatuto orgánico del Estado; removal from office in favor of Lubián; land in Municipalidad de Yahualica held by his brother Francisco in litigation.
6540 Aguilar, Bruno. [Carta al Dr. Pablo Martínez de Río.] Temascaltepec, ALS. May 9, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Lack of public security on the roads; robberies at San Miguel and San Francisco on the Toluca road; road to Tequexquipan; foreigner killed en route from the Tierra Caliente to Veracruz; guards needed in Cieneguillas or Las Cruces.
6541 Piedra, José de la. Morelos, ALS. May 10, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Successful conclusion of election; Jonacate; election of Lic. Ignacio de la Peña and Silverio Montaña.
6542 Villagrán, Rafael María. Villa del Valle, LS. May 10, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Conclusion of elections; electors in Amanalco to be fined for not meeting; fine to be imposed on Ayuntamiento of La Asunción and of San José Malacatepec.
6543 Barreiro, Eugenio. Ixtlahuaca, LS. May 10, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Elections completed; defaulting electors to be fined; Electores Secundarios: José Trinidad Pliego, Calixto Pliego, Antonio del Valle, Trinidad, Miranda, Tomás Ballesteros, and Juan Nava, conservatives.
6544 Salazar, Mateo. Cuernavaca, LS. May 11, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Bueno withdrawn by the President to seek murderers of the Spaniards at San Vicente; dragoons to be used to pursue bandits; support of the Seguridad pública; disagreement between the Subprefecto and Ayuntamiento in Tetecala; elections completed.
6545 Álvarez, Juan. La Providencia, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Name embossed. May 11, 1857.
Request for payment of debts incurred by Colonel Esteban V. León for support of his troops during campaign against the gavillas reaccionarias.
6546 Ugalde, Ignacio. Huejutla, ALS. May 11, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Election as Elector secundario declined; campaigns against the reactionaries; support of liberal party; efforts to have ayuntamientos take oath to the Constitution.
6547 Robredo, Teófilo. Mexico, ALS. May 11, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Offer of position declined in favor of position in the Promotoría; pay increased by the Ministro de Justicia.
6548 Lezama, Juan. Huichapan, ALS. May 11, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Arrival to take over office from Huerta; contrived delays over the oath; Subprefecto Trinidad Rojo; Tulancingo; welcome by Mucio Barquera.
6549 Rojo, Trinidad. Huichapan, ALS. May 11, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Separation from the prefectura; dislike of public office; District of Tula; Velázquez; elections completed; elected: Luis Rubio, Ricardo Villagrán, Ramón Parres; request for back pay from the Administrador de Rentas.
6550 Malagamba, Gerónimo. Puebla, ALS. May 11, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request for position in healthier area; appointment by Comonfort to the Depositaria general de los bienes del Clero.
6551 Zamora, Vicente. Mexico, ALS. May 11, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Severe attack of dysentery; illness of wife; Joaquín Andonáegui; retirement requested by Manuel Miramón; Javier; Carlos; Francisco Herrera.
6552 [Riva Palacio,] Vicente. Mexico, ALS. May 11, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Judge needed in Chalco; education of Antonino left to Cruz; student recommended by Vicente Zamora.
6553 Iturbe, Francisco. Mexico, ALS. April 12, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Recommendation for Atilano Olguín of Tlahutla, Hacienda de la Cañada, fugitive from arrest in Tula as a reactionary; trip to Toluca suggested.
6554 Iglesias, José María. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Printed letterhead. May 12, 1857.
Lic. Ramón M. Zurita for position as Juez de Letras in Chalco or Pachuca.
6555 Barquera, Mucio. Huichapan, ALS. May 12, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Emphasis on free expression in the elections; good work done by Subprefecto Castelazo in Zimapán; Compañía del Monte; criticism of Rojo; Parres' domination of Rojo; Trejo; Astillero; support of puros by Trejo; debt of Parres, Luis Rubio, Ricardo Villagrán to Trejo; Rojo discharged from the Fuerza cívica; Rojo's support of Santa Anna; difficulties facing new Administrador from Huerta; Lezama; attacks on Hacienda near Santa María; litigation supported by Indians in Jilotepec.
6556 Galindo, Félix. Chalco, ALS. May 12, 1857.
3 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Capture of Tailor Antonio Romero and band after burglary of house of the Frenchmen; implication of Antonio López, alias El Cubito, secretary of the Juez de Letras; good work by Bustamante acknowledged; police work of Juan Ruiz; arrival of Zamora; investigation of charges of torture; Carrillo; Bener; Cadena; opening of well postponed; Velázquez; Lecuona; Vargas.
6557 _____. [Carta a José Antonio Palomo.] Chalco, ALS. May 12, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Completion of elections; burglary of Frenchmen's store explained; capture of culprits by Isidro Bustamante and Juan Ruiz, Comandante de los Celadores; discharge of Antonio López; petition started by López, claiming abuses; article in Diario de avisos, entitled “Modo de administrar justicia en Chalco,” repeating charges; Villaurrutia.
6558 Palomo, J[osé] A[ntonio]. Texcoco, ALS. May 12, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Election results forwarded; amnesty sought by Blas Ramírez, leader of troublemakers at Axapusco and Otumba; recommended for police work at Teotihuacán; arrival of questionable characters; need for military force.
6559 Iturbe, Francisco. Mexico, LS. May 12, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Elections in Tula; Martínez de la Concha, Juan de la Peza, Dionisio Ángeles; Campero; Llanos de Apam; resignation of José María Reyes as Subprefecto in Tula because of the oath; replaced by Desiderio Macotela; service under Santa Anna; help requested from prefect of Cuautitlán against revolutionary movement by Olloqui, relative of Reyes; Béistegui; judge needed for Pachuca.
6560 Haro, Benito. Mexico, ALS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead. May 13, 1857.
Garrison needed in Partido de Tetecala; imprisonment of student Vieyra protested.
6561 [Mora de Lebrija, Bernarda]. Mexico, Unsigned. May 13, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request for intervention to prevent removal of cousin Francisco de Paula Rosas from place in the Aduana marítima de Veracruz; Casa de Ana; Joaquín; daughter Lola; Pancho; Julia; Paz; Javiera; Carlos.
6562 Zamora, Vicente. Mexico, ALS. May 13, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Recommendation for Atilano Olguín of Tepeji del Río; order for arrest issued by the Juez de Distrito.
6563 Díaz Leal, Ignacio. Zacualpam, LS. May 14, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Conspiracy against the government denied; business affairs in Almoloya; report of another man of the same name.
6564 Zerón, Manuel. Zacualpam, ALS. May 14, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Publication of Constitution without incident in Coatepec and in Ixtapan; agreement with priests; peaceful elections; elected: Francisco Calderón and Juan Paz; escape of Trinidad Sotelo; offer made to Agustín Granda to return; capture of Montoya; support of Díaz Leal; business affairs in Almoloya and Temascaltepec; Marino's request for leniency toward friends imprisoned in Zacualpilla; letters from Iguala; complaint of Mamatla; request of Torrescano for back pay as interventor in the Aduana; Núñez; Morquecho.
6565 Andonáegui, Joaquín. Cuautitlán, LS. May 14, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Difficulties with Antonio Cadena and Miguel Seifas over the valuation of contracts for the Administración de alcabalas; visits with Zamora in Mexico and with Terreros and Pérez Tejada.
6566 Palomo, J[osé] A[ntonio]. Texcoco, ALS. May 14, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Meeting of suspicious persons near the Convento de San Francisco; travel to Puebla; rumors of capture of artillery in Toluca by Vicario, of pronunciamiento by Esteban León in Temascaltepec, and of revolt in Cuernavaca; letter from Galindo on solution to case of burglarized Frenchmen; public instruction in Chicoloapam; Solares.
6567 Comonfort, Ignacio. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed heading. May 14, 1857.
Capture of reaccionario Luis Loaeza at Tianguistengo; residence of the paroled reactionaries to be determined by the government.
6568 [Riva Palacio, Mariano.] [Borrador de carta a Vicente.] Toluca, Unsigned. May 15, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Reproach for carelessness shown in recent letters and for suggestions on administration of the state; need for a judge in Chalco.
6569 Comonfort, Ignacio. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead. May 15, 1857.
Duties of 1000 soldiers stationed in State of México; soldiers to be released to the Government in event of war with Spain; garrisons in Guanajuato and Jalisco; reinforcements sent to Bueno in Cuernavaca.
6570 Galindo, Félix. Chalco, ALS. May 15, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Return of Antonio López, alias el Cubito, in efforts to be reinstated; conference with Antonio Romero, cuadrilla leader; Juez Zamora considered weak; article in the Diario de avisos on administration of justice in Chalco; reply sent to El Siglo; contingente de sangre; interview with Cadena on the Bener contract.
6571 Velázquez, F[lorencio]. Tula, ALS. May 15, 1857.
4 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Troops requested from the Brigada Rosas in Cuautitlán considered unnecessary; peaceful elections; troops sent to Partido de Zimapán and Partido de Jacala; rumored danger from Mejía; restlessness in Ixmiquilpan; aid given by José María Martínez de la Concha of Hacienda de Chingú; archives of the prefecture moved from Huichapan to Jilotepec; public instruction neglected; teachers unpaid; need for production of científicos; Rojo left as Subprefecto in Huichapan.
6572 Andrade, Jesús. Huejutla, LS. May 15, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Wide distribution given the Derecho público eclesiástico.
6573 Gutiérrez, F[elipe]. LS. May 15, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Separation from the Instituto to pursue independent studies; request for payment of past accounts.
6574 Pizarro, Nicolás. [Oficio al Lic. José María Romero Díaz en Toluca.] Mexico, LS. 2 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead: Secretaría Particular del Presidente de la República. May 15, 1857.
Transmittal of document on the Ley de obvenciones parroquiales as follows:
a. Jesús Terán: [Bando.] Aguascalientes, Copy. 1 l. f. 2. Copy on Presidential stationery; order of the governor of Aguascalientes defining pobres by wages and cost of food; Rafael Vargas, Secretario. April 27, 1857.
6575 Palomo, J[osé] A[ntonio]. Texcoco, ALS. May 16, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Election returns; amnesty requested by Blas Ramírez; increasing number of léperos, led by Sandoval; meeting in the Convento de San Francisco broken up when reported by the Guardián.
6576 Villamil, Gerónimo. Tezontlalpa, ALS. May 16, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Election as Segundo Elector for Zumpango not legal; legal residence in Mexico; illness; danger of robbers on the roads.
6577 Velázquez, F[rancisco]. Ixmiquilpan, ALS. May 17, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Peacefulness of the town; arrival of General Rosas and departure for San Juan del Río; victory of Mejía at Cadereyta; Guardia Nacional needed; danger to Jacala and Zimapán; Lic. Martínez de la Concha.
6578 Escudero, P[edro]. San José, LS. May 17, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request of Ayuntamiento de Tecamac for return to the Partido de San Juan Teotihuacán; separation by Aguilar in time of Santa Anna and attachment to Distrito de Cuautitlán; need for increase in size of San Juan.
6579 Iturbe, F[rancisco]. Mexico, LS. May 18, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Letter concerning [H]Olguín for Lic. Navarro; troops needed in Zimapán; weapons not recommended for Mixquiahuala; report of Martínez on elections in Ixmiquilpan; arrival of supply of vaccine ordered by Muñoz “el médico de Inglaterra”; use of vaccine for children recommended.
6580 Zamora, Blas V[icente]. Chalco, ALS. May 19, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Difficulties of his office; Facultativo Mier; visit by Rebollar; official letters from Texcoco; Ruiz; work of Bustamante in burglary of Frenchman's store; inaccuracy of letter printed in newspaper.
6581 Soto, Manuel F. Tulancingo, LS. 2 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed design. May 19, 1857.
Bull of Pío V; jail repairs; lack of funds in the town; expenses of Guardia Nacional; need for forced loans; deserters and criminals sent to Pachuca for the Contingente de Sangre; death of aunt; request for back pay; pay for Isunza.
6582 Díez de Sollano, José María. Parroquia del Sagrario metropolitano de México, ALS. 1 l. 10 × 21 cm. Printed letterhead. May 19, 1857.
Introduction for Dr. José María Benítez.
6583 Comonfort, Ignacio. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead. May 19, 1857.
Funds sent for pay of the garrison; Tarifa de precios; revised estimate of troops; Campaña de Puebla.
6584 Medina, José María de. [Recibo.] Mexico, LS. May 19, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 26 cm.
Receipt of $34 from José María Aguilar for services rendered by the Hospital de San Andrés in No. 6, Calle de Chiquis.
6585 Barreiro, Eugenio. Ixtlahuaca, LS. 2 l. 21 × 27 cm. Name embossed. May 20, 1857.
Death of Anselmo Salinas; efforts of priest and of Padre Vicario García to obtain confession; death of woman in transit under same conditions; burial in field near the Plaza de Gallos; addiction of the priest to cock-fighting; protest to the Juez de Letras; comparison with case of Dr. Sollano and Pedraza.
6586 Comonfort, Ignacio. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead. May 20, 1857.
Discharge of Francisco de P. Rosas, Contador de la Aduana marítima de Veracruz by the Visitador Castillo Lanza for irregularities in bookkeeping.
6587 Huerta, H. Zumpango, ALS. May 20, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Lack of funds for the schools; earlier payments by the Fondo municipal, later by the Fondo de instrucción; help of Lic. Leocadio López, Presidente de la Junta de instrucción.
6588 Riva Palacio, M[ariano]. [Carta a Vicente Riva Palacio.] Toluca, LS. May 21, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Letter for Villaurrutia; letter sent to Ramón de la Sierra; Carlos; Temascaltepec; discussion with Melchor Carrasco; plan to return to private life; Josefina; Lupe; Javiera; Bernarda; Lebrija.
6589 Revilla, José L. Pachuca, LS. May 22, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Disposition of recruits from La Sierra; illness of elector secundario; need for judge; prison guard needed; care of 200 prisoners.
6590 Saavedra, Juan. Sultepec, ALS. May 22, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Preparation for elections; Díaz Leal suspected of conspiracy in Tenancingo; rumored letter to Padre Absaa (Alzaá?); conspirators in Tem[ascaltepe]c.
6591 Campos, Carlos. Villa del Valle, LS. May 22, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Resignation as Administrador de Rentas in favor of place in the Ramo de Papel Sellado as Visitador.
6592 Mosso y Hermano, M. Mexico, ALS. May 22, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 7 cm.
Loss of hacienda lands by encroachment of outsiders; recourse to Benito Haro, Prefecto de Cuernavaca; visits to San Gabriel and Tepecuacuilco; alcalde de Puente de Ixtla accused of burning a cane field; market at San Gabriel closed; planting prevented by force by the Municipalidad de Ixtla; powerlessness of Juez de Letras in Tetecala; charge against Simón Cortés and Máximo Vázquez, indio; San José; load of sugar wrecked en route to Acapulco by troops; law of June 25; Manuel Arellano.
6593 Comonfort, Ignacio. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead. May 22, 1857.
Campaign of General Rosas Landa against Mejía; garrison needed in Zimapán and Jacala; troops to be furnished by the State of Mexico; delay in furnishing infantry force.
6594 Gómez de la Cortina, J. Tacubaya, ALS. May 22, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Recommendation for Presbítero Pablo Hidalgo y Terán, Cura párroco de Axapusco, requesting amnesty.
6595 Barreiro, José. Mexico, ALS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Name embossed. May 23, 1857.
Order for military recruits sent to José María Unda and Captain Ang[u]era in Tulancingo; recruits to be met at Cuajimalpa.
6596 Noriega, J[oaquín]. Mexico, ALS. May 24, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Return to duties in Cuernavaca; letters from the Ministro de Gobernación sent by Agustín; Romero; excesses committed at Hacienda de San José by Arellano and Vara (Barra?); Cacahuamilpa.
6597 [Mora de Lebrija,] Bernarda. Mexico, ALS. May 24, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Protest over discharge of Pancho Rosas for personal reasons; Vicente; Javiera; Lebrija; Paz; Julia.
6598 Piedra, José de la. Mexico, ALS. May 25, [1857].
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Withdrawal of the Brigada Echeagaray, leaving Distrito de Cuautla in insurrection; troops needed in Morelos; Spaniards endangered; recommendation for Lic. Carbajal; Juan Varón.
6599 Valle, Rafael del. Jantetelco, ALS. May 25, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Long illness in Chalco; inequities of the Ley de obvenciones; exaggerated idea of Church wealth; Jonacate.
6600 Galindo, Félix. Chalco, ALS. May 27, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Instructions to Bener; recruits sent to the Plana Mayor; preparations for elections; successor to be named; Zamora; Granados; Bustamante recommended; oath to the Constitution; Javierita. Two medio-real stamps.
6601 [Riva Palacio,] Vicente. Mexico, ALS. May 27, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Exaggerations in the Monitor on designs for a monument to Morelos; Tangasi (?); comparison with cost of bringing statue from Rome; Josefina; Lupe; Sierra.
6602 Noriega, J[oaquín]. Cuernavaca, ALS. May 27, 1857.
2 l. 22 × 28 cm.
Orders to obtain from the Aduana money to pay the troops; care of prisoners from San Vicente; fear for future with continued exactions; loans to pay soldiers; Agustín; letters from Juan Álvarez.
6603 Comonfort, Ignacio. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead. May 27, 1857.
General Haro considered for the prefecture of Cuernavaca; approval of Joaquín Noriega; search for the San Vicente assassins; Captain Bueno to be reinforced by troops under Becerril; Contreras in charge of the San Vicente case; attempted rebellion by reaccionarios in Mexico frustrated.
6604 Barreiro, José. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Name embossed. May 28, 1857.
Recruits turned over to Mariano Navas; recruits in Texcoco delivered to Captain Guillermo Onda, those in Pachuca to Captain Teclo Frías; difficulties of Captain Anguera in Tulancingo.
6605 Palomo, J[osé] A[ntonio]. Texcoco, ALS. May 28, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Difficulties with the budget for public instruction; delay in reports from Galindo and Administrador de Rentas in Chalco; delay in Teotihuacán; neglect of Tablada and José Aragón; Antonio Urrutia suggested as substitute; Francisco Carrillo.
6606 Zerón, Manuel. Zacualpam, ALS. May 28, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Criticism of article in newspaper on promulgation of the Constitution; author suggested as Pérez, friend of Francisco Calderón; oath to the Constitution; amnesty for Granda not recommended; complicity in the murders at San Vicente suspected; Núñez' rumors of rebellion to be led by “los Leones de Temascaltepec”; arms collected in Tenancingo; rumors denied.
6607 Noyola (Voyola?), José Francisco. Ocuila, ALS. May 28, 1857.
2 l. 16 × 21 cm.
Crimes attributed to Lorenzo Hernández and to Pérez.
6608 Noriega, J[oaquín]. Cuernavaca, ALS. May 29, 1857.
2 l. 22 × 28 cm., 1 l. 17 × 22 cm.
Surprise on finding himself replaced as prefecto by Haro; transfer of sub-prefectura de Tetecala to Cuernavaca suggested; oath to the Constitution partly completed in Yautepec and Tetecala; prisoners taken in uprising in Mexico taken to exile in Isla de los Caballos; Bueno's campaign. Includes letter as follows:
a. Ignacio Comonfort: [Carta a Joaquín Noriega.] Mexico, Unsigned copy. 1 l. f. 3-3v. 17 × 22 cm. Return to duties as Prefecto; search for murderers of San Vicente urged; co-operation with Bueno; Bueno to operate under orders of Juez Contreras; Becerril. May 27, 1857.
6609 Haro, Benito. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead. May 29, 1857.
Return of Noriega to the Prefectura de Cuernavaca; need for co-operation in Morelos.
6610 Comonfort, Ignacio. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead. May 29, 1857.
Troops in Iguala and Tepecoacuilco to join General Álvarez; Brigada Echeagaray to garrison Cuernavaca and Cuautla; reprimand sent by the Minister of War.
6611 León, Esteban V. Temasc[]c, ALS. May 30, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Difficulties anticipated in the Municipalidad de Otzoloapam in coming elections to the Congreso General; trouble expected from La Madrid and from Manuel Díez de Bonilla y Espada, son of Santa Anna's minister; Villagrán; Villa del Valle; Álvarez; Tesorería General; Jefatura de Hacienda.
6612 Palomo, J[osé] A[ntonio]. Texcoco, ALS. May 30, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Difficulties in obtaining the subjects for public instruction in Chalco and Calpulalpam; map proposed by the Sociedad Mejicana de Geografía y Estadística; reforms in the school system.
6613 Soto, Manuel F. Tulancingo, ALS. May 30, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Report on Huasca by Juan Kampfer; the Guardia Nacional; pay for Cavalry Captain Francisco Isunza; protection of Mineral del Monte, Omitlán, Huasca, Atotonilco el Grande, Tutotepec, and Tenango.
6614 Rojo, Trinidad. Huichapan, ALS. May 30, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Difficulties in obtaining back pay; Huerta; interpretation of regulations; Lezama; Prefecto Velázquez; circular of May 11; Luis Rubio; Parres; new elections.
6615 Veytia, Mariano R. Tenancingo, ALS. May 31, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Travel to Toluca for the Manjares case.
6616 Andrade, Jesús. Zacualtipán, LS. May 31, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Delays in oath to the Constitution; delay in pay for the teachers; departure for Metztitlán with guards; preparation of case against the priest; Ignacio Ugalde to introduce electors of the district.
6617 Comonfort, Ignacio. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead. June 2, 1857.
Noriega to look for the murderers of San Vicente; troops in Cuernavaca ordered to return $400 taken from the Administración de rentas; González to send paroled reaccionarios to the capital; danger of war with Spain; Spanish plan to seize Ulúa and Veracruz reported by consul in Havana; plan to seize Tuxpan; Santa Anna to go to Havana.
6618 Piedra, José de la. Morelos, ALS. June 2, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Election of Carbajal and Farus(?) to represent Jonacate; Seguridad pública outnumbered by the outlaw bands in the area.
6619 Andrade, Jesús. Zacualtipán, LS. June 2, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Partial success in the oath to the Constitution; Ugalde; delay in pay of teachers; treasurer appointed for the Junta de Instrucción pública; floods at Metztitlán; pay due in Pachuca.
6620 Arroyo, F[rancisco]. Tenancingo, ALS. June 2, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Efforts to establish schools and the Guardia Nacional; low income in the Fondo municipal; sums set aside for public works; inadequate sums for feeding prisoners; meeting with local priest and with Veitia; Tulancingo; Toluca; Mexico; trip to Zitácuaro.
6621 García Icazbalceta, Joaquín. Mexico, ALS. June 2, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Inadequate defenses in Jonacatepec; Gutiérrez' request for help from Morelos; congregations of trouble-makers in Tenango and San Ignacio; demands made by cabecilla; danger to San Miguel and Michapa; Chiautla.
6622 Llave, Ignacio de la. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead of Ministro de Gobernación. June 3, 1857.
Transmittal of copies of “Biografía del General Santa Anna”; church decrees against the oath to the Constitution.
6623 Cuevas, Francisco de P. Mexico, ALS. June 3, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request of Miramón for retirement papers to be sent to the Gobierno General; favorable action by Iglesias expected.
6624 León, Esteban V. Temascaltepec, LS. June 4, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Report to the Comandante General; report of armed force on Hacienda de Lubianos by the Comandante de Acatitlán; opposition to elections in Villa del Valle; uprising reported in Amanalco.
6625 Torres, Gregorio de. Yautepec, ALS. June 4, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Reluctance of electors to go to the capital: Leonardo Sosa and Mariano Abascal; Guerrero.
6626 Escudero, P[edro]. Mexico, ALS. 2 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed monogram. June 4, 1857.
Watermark: Lacroix Frères.
Return of González delayed by wife's illness; new ministers Sebastián Lerdo for Relaciones, Marcelino Castañeda for Gobernación, and Lic. García of Guadalajara for Justice.
6627 Galindo, Félix. Mexico, ALS. June 4, 1857.
3 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Agreement with Bener; inventory of tools; Pane; approaching elections; recommendation for Lic. Manuel Villamil, son of Gerónimo. Includes copy of agreement:
a. [Convenio entre Guillermo Bener y Félix Galindo por parte de Mariano Riva Palacio.] Hacienda de la Asunción, Copy. 1 l. f. 3-3v. Opening of of artesian well; provisions for pump and lead pipes to the hacienda house; comparison with fixtures at the Hacienda de González; Sebastián Pane to pass on work. June 2, 1857.
6628 Riva Palacio, Mariano. [Cuenta.] LS.
3 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Table showing credits and withdrawals between June 5, [1857] and January 12, 1858. Signed note: [UNK] en Toluca en Junio de 1858 el sueldo; Certificación de Garrido; deposits of Berriozábal and for Zimerman. On back: Dn. Melchor, cta de Victe L.
6629 [Noriega,] Joaquín. Cuernavaca, ALS. June 5, 1857.
2 l. 22 × 28 cm.
Misunderstanding in leave orders; desire to leave office when Riva Palacio leaves; Sub-prefectura of Tetecala suppressed; conspirators exiled from Mexico under guard rescued by Vicario at Palula; convoy commanded by Colonel Rafael Becerril.
6630 San Alberto, Francisco Ignacio de. Cárcel en la Diputación de México, ALS. June 5, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Protest against sudden arrest by the Comandante General and transfer to Mexico. One-real stamp.
6631 Comonfort, Ignacio. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead. June 5, 1857.
Recommendation for Doña Asunción Sandoval de Verde; request that pension be paid from special state funds.
6632 _____. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead. June 5, 1857.
Negotiations with Jecker for money to pay troops; supply of new recruits; trouble with Spain; letter of Icazbalceta; Becerril to go to Morelos; pay of troops in Cuernavaca.
6633 [Riva Palacio,] Vicente. Mexico, ALS. 2 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed monogram. June 5, 1857.
Illness of Antonio with boil; Agustín; Manuel; plan of Piatti for the Morelos statue; Lerdo, rector de San Ildefonso made Ministro de Relaciones; García of Guadalajara to be Ministro de Justicia; Marcelino Castañeda to be Ministro de Gobernación; opposition of the Governor and the Ayuntamiento to the appointments.
6634 VECINOS DE LA CALLE DE SAN MIGUEL. [Petición.] Mexico, LS. June 5, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 31 cm.
No addressee; for the Gobernador del distrito?; request for paving the street; objection to standing water and floods in homes. Signed: Miguel Torales, Vicente Ramírez, José Víctor del Castillo, José Báez, Luis Zorrilla, Pascual F[ernánde]z de Velasco, Juan Portillo, Gregorio Monterde (?), Juan de Arvide, Mariano Ribos (Rivas?), Adolfo de Cussac, José María Velasco, Trinida[d] Arsate, José M. Aguilar, Bartolo Romero, Juan de Rivas, Manuel Navarro, Miguel Rodríguez, José Perea, Pragedis Velázquez, Mariano Toraya, Cruz Jurado, Laureano Peña, Tomás Guerrero, Pablo Pastor, José María Ortega, Felipe Díaz, Ignacio Blanquel(?), Francisco Palomina, L[e]andro Soto, Agustín Carrillo, Vicente Barrera, Juan Márquez, José Juan Romero, and Juan Ortiz.
6635 Sierra, Ramón de la. Temascaltepec, ALS. June 6, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Suit brought by Antonio Campos on behalf of the Indians of San Miguel for recovery of lands from Hacienda de la Gavia; unjust treatment of the Indians by the alcalde; arrival of troublemaker in El Valle.
6636 Orozco, Manuel. Palacio Nacional de México, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Printed letterhead of Ministro de Estado del Despacho de Fomento. June 6, 1857.
Appointment of Lic. Francisco Castillo Ganancia as Juez de Jonacatepec.
6637 León, Esteban V. Temasc[]c, ALS. June 6, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Letter to Otzoloapam on elections; armed force from Acamuchitlán at Hacienda de Lubianos; documents regarding back pay; delay in beginning school; Junta de instrucción; request for direct order.
6638 Piedra, José de la. Morelos, ALS. June 7, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Payment to General Echeagaray for troops; mission to attack bands south of Puebla and near Jonacate; Pavón in Matamoros ordered to aid him; Pavon's campaign to Tlancualpican in Guerrero State and defeat; resignation of Sub-prefecto de Jonacate expected; absence of electors Peña and Montañez; death of Comandante de Chiautla.
6639 Castillo Ganancia, Francisco del. Mexico, ALS. 2 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed as in No. 6033. June 7, 1857.
Illness with liver trouble; delay in assuming office; recommendations by Lic. Iglesias and the Ministro de Fomento.
6640 Andrade, Jesús. Metztitlán, LS. June 7, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
School inspection; delays in pay of teachers; Junta general on drainage of the lake; inspection with Subprefecto, Síndico, Alcalde primero, and Administrador de Rentas.
6641 _____. Metztitlán, LS. June 7, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Modified oath by Administrador de Zacualtipán Francisco Lezama not acceptable; replacement by cousin José Félix Lubián of the Aduana recommended; prevalence of monarchists; sick rate resulting from the floods.
6642 Arroyo, F[rancisco]. Tenancingo, ALS. June 8, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Failure of recruiting for the Guardia Nacional; success in Malinalco and Tecualoya.
6643 Revilla, José L. Pachuca, LS. June 8, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Suggested tax on liquor to help feed prisoners; Juez de primera instancia; funds due from the Fondo Municipal del Mineral del Monte; more prison guards needed. One-real stamp.
6644 Zerecero, A[nastasio]. Mexico, LS. June 8, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Murder of Esteban González by Teodoro Palomares after abducting his daughter Febronia González in Tezontepec; search for Palomares in Aticpac, Partido de San Juan Teotihuacán.
6645 Gutiérrez, José. Jonacatepec, LS. June 8, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Attack of dysentery; sack of Chietla; attack at Tlancualpican and at Chiautla; retreat of bandits to Ro. de Acazintla (?) under Marcelino Cobos, Cura de Atzitzihuacán; link of band with Juan Vicario; arrival of troops from Morelos; organization of the Guardia Nacional.
6646 Comonfort, Ignacio. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead. June 8, 1857.
Arrival of Vicario in Ranchería de Almaya, near Santiago Tianguistengo.
6647 Madrid, Antonio. Cacalomacán, ALS. June 9, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Protest of high evaluation placed on house in Zinacantepec; damage suffered during the revolution; difficulty in renting house; suffering under Antonio [Santa Anna]; Salazar.
6648 Lezama, Juan. Huichapan, ALS. June 9, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Collection of back taxes; Saviñón (?); relations with Parres; Huerta.
6649 Piedra, José de la. Morelos, ALS. June 9, [1857].
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Departure of General Echeagaray's cavalry troop from Jonacate for Cuernavaca; detachment left under Becerril; payment made to troops; bill prepared for Cándido Guerra against the Second Cavalry; danger of renewed trouble in Puebla and Jonacate; reliance on the Guardia Nacional; sack of Chietla near Izúcar.
6650 Espejo, José B. Yautepec, LS. June 9, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Visit by Plutarco González; acceptance by the hacendados; meetings with Torre, Escandón, Marqués de Radepont, and the French Minister concerning events in the Tierra Caliente; difficulties in duties as Juzgado; danger from bandits and reactionaries; resignation of office.
6651 Comonfort, Ignacio. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead. June 10, 1857.
Congratulations on deputies elected for the State legislature.
6652 _____. Mexico, LS. June 10, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Payments required by Jecker; transfer of funds by the Comisario general to Mexico State; escape of prisoners en route to Iguala; warning to General González; desire for a conference.
6653 Barreiro, José. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Name embossed. June 11, 1857.
Recruits to be delivered to Captain Juan Bautista Anguera; Subprefecto de Pachuca; decline in personal business; brother Luis.
6654 Páez, Esteban. Oriz[ab]a, LS. June 11, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Beginning of duties as Juez de Letras.
6655 Comonfort, Ignacio. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead of Presidente de la República. June 12, 1857.
Rumor of reactionaries on Ranchos de Almaya unfounded; Negrete to pursue Vicario; money for garrison required by Jecker; warning to González.
6656 Revilla, José L. Pachuca, LS. June 12, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Acceptance of appointment as deputy.
6657 Saavedra, Juan. Sultepec, LS. June 12, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Departure for Temascaltepec; delay of the Ayuntamiento and officials in Temascaltepec in taking oath to the Constitution; exaggeration of difficulties in the town; headquarters of dissidents in El Valle; arms sent to Otzoloapan and Santo Tomás.
6658 Veytia, Mariano R. Tenancingo, ALS. June 12, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Danger to the public order; Criminal Rosales at large in town; end of the Manjárrez case; desire to leave the town.
6659 Arroyo, F[rancisco]. Tenancingo, ALS. June 12, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Procesión del corpus; meeting of Juez Letrado with reo José María Rosales and attempts to arrest him; refusal of citizens to aid the judge; failure of Veitia's efforts; failure of the Auxiliares armados; popular cry “Viva la religión; mueran las autoridades!”; criminals protected by Bernardo Álvarez Pando; refusal to pay taxes to the Ayuntamiento; danger of enlisting local citizens in the Guardia Nacional; Spaniards favored; Luis Alcocer; enlistments in Guardia Nacional in Malinalco; support of government in Tecualoya; support of local Indians for the government; fines levied on Indians and poor rancheros selling tomatoes; approach of Vicario; arrival of Administrador de Rentas Urbano Cejudo from Zumpahuacán; attack by Rosales.
6660 Palomo, J[osé] A[ntonio]. Texcoco, ALS. June 13, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Result of elections; possibility of retention of Riva Palacio as Governor; unpopularity of new law on property and rents; question of meaning of phrase todo predio; inclusion of Indian lands; problem of land values.
6661 Tornel de Segura, Victoria. [Carta a Vicente Riva Palacio.] Pachuca, ALS. June 13, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request for help in returning Miguel de la Pandera to his post as Administrador de Rentas; replacement by González after recent revolution; return promised by [Mariano Riva Palacio]; inspection by Diego Villaseñor; Josefina; sister Marianita; Segura.
6662 [Riva Palacio,] Mariano. [Carta a Vicente Riva Palacio.] Toluca, LS. June 13, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Alegatos received; temporary replacement for Andrade in the Prefectura de Cuautitlán; probable change in prefectures with the new Constitution; change in Tlalnepantla; request by Blas not allowed; request for news in the Morelos matter.
6663 Iturbe, Francisco. Tlahuelilpa, ALS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed: Hacienda de Tlahuelilpa. June 13, 1857.
Approval of the election of deputies for the state; credentials for Godoy, Terán, Rozas, and Campero; appointment of Saborío as judge in Pachuca; farm life compared with that in the Tuilleries and Versailles.
6664 Gutiérrez, F[elipe]. ALS. June 14, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Contract for portraits of the Governors; price of frames.
6665 Godoy, José María. Hacienda de Cuamatla, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed monogram. June 14, 1857.
Acceptance of appointment as deputy to the Legislature; arm broken in accident on farm; need for substitute in the Legislature; support of Riva Palacio as governor; Javierita.
6666 Piedra, José de la. Morelos, ALS. June 15, [1857].
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Funds furnished for cavalry troops to go to Jonacate; danger of repetition of Chietla incident, when Chietla was sacked almost in sight of troops in Izúcar; funds given Colonel Castro; funds needed by Brigada Echeagaray; delay in arrival of Becerril; request for pay for Juez de Letras Carbajal in Jonacate.
6667 García de Icazbalceta, Joaquín. Mexico, ALS. June 15, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Insecurity of public order in Jonacatepec; effort of the Prefecto to reorganize the Seguridad Pública; attack on Chietla; request for copy of law on property tax. One-real stamp.
6668 Comonfort, Ignacio. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead. June 15, 1857.
Supply of weapons for Jonacate; repayment of money taken by Echeagaray in Morelos for his Brigade.
6669 Aburto, Félix María. Mexico, ALS. June 16, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Portrait painted by request; delivery by Herrera; recommendation for José María Carreto; experience in Guerrero State; service as Governor of Guerrero; agreement with Álvarez.
6670 Arroyo, F[rancisco]. Tenancingo, ALS. 2 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed as in No. 6033. June 16, 1857.
Departure of Rosales; trouble continued by companions; affront given Judge Mariano Veitia; trip to Zacualpan; recommendation for brother of Castillo with-drawn.
6671 Riva Palacio, M. [Carta a Vicente Riva Palacio.] Toluca, LS. June 16, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Receipt of the alegato; progress of the Morelos monument; López; experience as Alcalde and regidor in the Ayuntamiento; tooth extracted by barber on Calle de Montealegre; Lupe; Josefina.
6672 Comonfort, Ignacio. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead. June 17, 1857.
Revolt rumored in Actopan, either the hacienda near Tetecala or the town in Distrito de Tula; financial straits of the government; Zapata to pay troops with income from the new law on estates; recommendation for Felipe Pérez.
6673 Revilla, José L. Pachuca, LS. June 18, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Transmittal of caricature sent by some criminals; Saborío not on duty; guards needed for jail; space needed by Junta del Hospital de San Juan de Dios; municipal funds to reimburse amount owed the Fondo municipal del Mineral del Monte; funds needed for feeding prisoners; funds for teachers' salary; office moved to his house to save rent; Juzgado de Letras in building of Administración de Rentas; “el inquieto Cobos”; request for troops to remain.
6674 Comonfort, Ignacio. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead. June 19, 1857.
Transfer of guns to Jonacatepec; continued request from state for government help; Sandoval; Ministro de Hacienda.
6675 Dueñas, Jesús. Mexico, ALS. June 19, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Agustín Cruz; Gutiérrez de la Academia; arrangements with Doña Merced Espada de Bonilla and Doña Joaquina Besares de Múzquiz for portraits of their husbands; visits to Rionda, Chato Campos, and Omaña in search of portrait of Zavala; delay of diputados in going to the meeting; Campero; Don Gregorio; orders to go to San Blas; message from Iglesias; Veracruz; Javierita.
6676 Saavedra, Juan. Sultepec, ALS. June 19, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Trip to Temascaltepec postponed; replacement proposed; Esteban León, Pedro Reza, Francisco Ayllón, and José María Miranda recommended; notes on each; problem of the oath, the Impuesto sobre fincas rústicas y urbanas, and the Ley sobre obvenciones parroquiales.
6677 Olmedo, Francisco. Mexico, LS. June 20, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Recommendation for retired Lieutenant Colonel Joaquín Ramírez Zimbrón for the Prefectura de Texcoco; government service in Querétaro and Comandancias militares during the American war; service in La Angostura and El Valle de México.
6678 Comonfort, Ignacio. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead. June 20, 1857.
Report of González on escape of Cabareda, Loaeza, and Nava; Zapata in charge of income from the tax on estates; Piedra to send bill for the Comisario general; Castro's troops in Jonacate from the Echeagaray Brigade.
6679 Andrade, Ramón. Cuautitlán, LS. June 20, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Orders to turn the Prefectura over to Catarino Marín; peace and quiet in the district; attendance at the meeting of deputies.
6680 Piedra, José de la. Morelos, ALS. June 21, [1857].
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Report of bandit attack from Puebla on Chietla, possibly on Hacienda de Tenango; departure of Colonel Castro to meet Colonel Angón at Matamoros; danger to Jonacate; Rancho de Moyotepec; Tenextepango.
6681 Betancourt, Ignacio. Cuautla, Morelos, ALS. June 21, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request for order authorizing payment of troops from the Aduana; Ministerio de la Guerra, Estado Mayor, and Comandancia General del Estado; order of the Ministerio de Hacienda.
6682 Lama, F. de la. Mexico, ALS. June 22, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request for decision in the matter of “los caballos del Manro (?) (Álamo?)”; Agustín Salazar, Administrador [del Estado]; help of Lebrija.
6683 Vigueras, Joaquín. Mexico, ALS. June 22, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Request for intervention on behalf of Gregorio Álvarez, victim of injustice in a lawsuit.
6684 Pizarro, Nicolás. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead as in No. 6574. June 22, 1857.
Requested for approval of dismissal of Lieutenant Colonel Francisco Arroyo from office.
6685 Piedra, José de la. Morelos, ALS. June 22, [1857].
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Recovery of funds advanced to the Brigada Echeagaray; payment to Colonel Castro in Jonacate; bandit attacks in “Los estados del Sur y Puebla”; news of unidentified cavalry at Moyotepec and at Hacienda de Tenextepango; attack on Chietla and Pueblo de Matamoros.
6686 Palomo, J[osé] A[ntonio]. Texcoco, ALS. June 23, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Separation from office; appointment of Arracó (Arsacó?) for office in Chalco; letter from Galindo.
6687 Pesado, José Joaquín. Mexico, ALS. June 23, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Partial payment by the Gobierno General for tobacco; funds turned over to Manuel de la Sota Riva.
6688 Barreiro, Luis G. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Name embossed. June 23, 1857.
Delivery of order of clothing (vestuario); shortage of arrieros.
6689 Arroyo, F[rancisco]. Tenancingo, ALS. June 23, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Uprising ended with one prisoner; report by Veitia; resignation; letter to Nicolás Pizarro; Mateo.
6690 Piedra, José de la. Morelos, ALS. June 23, [1857].
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Dispersal of bandits by Colonel Castro; return to Jonacate; Colonel Angón's troops at Izúcar and Chietla. Two 1-real stamps.
6691 Madrigal, Jorge. Mexico, ALS. 2 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed monogram. June 24, 1857.
Recommendation for José María de la Peña; Prefecto de Texcoco.
6692 Piedra, José de la. Morelos, ALS. June 25, [1857].
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Failure of mission of Colonel Castro; efforts to obtain weapons furnished by the government for Jonacate; loss of crops in valley of Toluca; Chalco; drought in Atlapango; plan to leave office; request for back pay.
6693 Comonfort, Ignacio. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead. June 25, 1857.
Uprising in Tenancingo; dispersal in direction of Ocuila[n]; plan to pursue remnants; efforts of priests to encourage rebellion; crops destroyed by hail; income from the tax on estates to be delivered to Zapata; Vicario's supporters in Ocuila; General Negrete in Huitzuco.
6694 Pizarro, Nicolás. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead. June 26, 1857.
Processing of resignation of Arroyo through the Ministerio de la Guerra.
6695 Arroyo, F[rancisco]. Tenancingo, ALS. June 26, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Mission of Huerta and troops; rebellion at time of elections anticipated; Cavareda; Lucio; request for garrison; report to Zerón.
6695A Piedra, José de la. Cuernavaca, ALS. June 26 [1857].
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Commendation for improved work of Lic. Caballero as Juez de Letras; resignation of Villaseñor refused; Ayuntamiento de Tepalcingo; request for leave to go to Mexico to visit family.
6696 Noriega, A[gustín]. Mexico, ALS. June 26, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Minor disturbance in Mexico.
6697 MUNICIPALIDAD DE TECOALOYA. [Oficio al Subprefecto del partido.] Tecoaloya, ALS. Signed: José M. García. June 26, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Report of meeting of rebels at El Potrero and Hacienda de la Agua Amarga, led by Cabareda [La Barreda?] and Matías Estrada.
6698 Velázquez, F. Tepeji del Río, ALS. June 27, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Arrival from Tula; ruinous state of the Casas consistoriales and of the Salón de Cabildos; traditional inattention to national laws; rumor of capture of Tomás Mejía.
6699 Comonfort, Ignacio. Mexico, LS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed letterhead. June 27, 1857.
Report of attack on the Cuartel de San Francisco in Toluca; marble for the Morelos statue free from duty; garrison pay to come from the Ministro de Hacienda; defeat of Vicario by Negrete; Mejía defeated by Rosas Landa in Querétaro; capture of Mejía.
6700 Piedra, José de la. Morelos, ALS. June 28, [1857].
3 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Attacks by bands from Rancho de Chinameca; defense by Colonel Angón; dependence on the Seguridad pública; support given by the city to avoid fate of Chietla; criticism of Spaniard Bonifacio Blanco for improper treatment of lower officials and of ranchers; Hacienda de Tenango; complaint by García. Includes copy of complaints from other sources:
a. Enrique Angón: [Oficio al Administrador de la Hacienda de Tenango Julián Farno.] San Ignacio, Copy. 1 l. f. 3. Order for delivery of nine harnessed mules and ten saddled horses. June 21, 1857.
b. Bonifacio Blanco: [Oficio al Administrador del Ingenio de Tenango, Julián Farno.] San Ignacio, Copy. 1. l. f. 3. Sección Angón, Mayoría de órdenes. Order for eight saddled horses and six mules. June 22, 1857.
6701 CONSEJO DE GOBIERNO DEL ESTADO DE MÉXICO. Toluca, LS. 1 l. 21 × 31 cm. Printed letterhead. June 28, 1857.
Resignation of the Council in accordance with the law of March 31. Signed: Isidro I. Montiel, Felipe B. Berriozábal, Luis Madrid, Pascual González Fuentes, Francisco de la Fuente.
6702 [Riva Palacio, Mariano.] [Borrador de carta al Lic. Isidro A. Montiel.] Unsigned draft. June 28, 1857.
1 l. 19 × 23 cm.
Return to private life anticipated; appreciation of the work of the Consejo de Gobierno.
6703 Arsacó (Arracó?), Manuel. Chalco, ALS. 1 l. 21 × 27 cm. Embossed as in 6033. June 29, 1857.
Telegraph report to the President on uprising; Velázquez; route of rebels via San Salvador or Texcoco; pursuit by Colonel Valero; damage to crops in Ayotzingo; damage to Haciendas de Asunción, San Juan de Dios, Retana, Tequimilco (Tequimulco?), Zavaleta, Moral, Guadalupe, and La Compañía; Ayuntamiento de Ameca suspended; charge of fraud in public funds; Galindo serving as Juez de Letras; Lic. Calderón; audit of books.
6704 Barredo, B. Otumba, LS. June 29, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Opposition of José Isac de la Sancha in Tulancingo in case of Guadalupe Leg[u]izamo; request for permission to go to Tulancingo.
6705 GOBIERNO DEL ESTADO DE MÉXICO. Toluca, Signed José Guillermo de los Cobos. 2 l. 21 × 33 cm. Printed letterhead. June 29, 1857.
Transmittal of Decreto No. 1, Soberano Congreso Constitucional y Constituyente del Estado de México, Toluca, June 29, 1857. Original signed Sría. de la H. Legislatura del Estado de México, Isidro A. Montiel, Pascual González Fuentes, and M. Villamil. Riva Palacio unanimously elected Governor for period of one year.
6706 [Barredo, B.] [Carta a Guadalupe Leg[u]izamo]. Otumba, Unsigned. June 29, 1857.
2 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Charges brought by Rafael Ramírez; opposition of José Isac de la Sancha; alleged obligations to Tomás Mancera and V. Pérez; children Adolfo, Emilia, Clotilde, Eduardo, Octaviano, Virginia, Enrique, and Atala; involvement of inheritance due children from their mother.
6707 Exposición que el Vecin/dario de Toluca ha dirigido/ al E. S. Don Mariano Riva Palacio, Suplicandole admita/ el cargo de Gobernadór del Esta/do de Mexico que le ha conferido/ la Honorable Legislatura del/ mismo. Toluca, LS. June 29, 1857.
9 l. 21 × 29 and 21 × 33 cm.
Petition for Riva Palacio to accept the vote of the Legislature. Signatures (Arranged alphabetically): Antonio Acuña; Leonardo Adame, Mariano Agüero, Juan Alavez, León Alberdi, J. I. María Alcocer, Manuel Alcocer, Manuel G. Alonso, Cástulo Alva, Juan Alva, Francisco Álvarez, Manuel Andrade, Felipe Aragón, José Antonio Arce, Francisco Arechabala, Francisco Arechabala (!), A. Arévalo, Felipe S. Armas, José M. Arnaldo, José A. Arnaldo, Francisco Arnaldo, Luis G. Arnaldo, Tiburcio L. Arratia (?), Bruno Arroyo, Porfirio Arzate (Alzate?), Antonio Astorga, Luis G. Baeza, Ignacio Ballesteros, Tomás Ballesteros, J. M. Barbabosa, Jacobo M. Barquera, Agustín Barreda, Jesús Barrera, Luis de J. Becerril, Jesús Benavides, Marcial Bernal, Rafael Bernal, Francisco Bernáldez, Mariano Bernáldez, Felipe B. Berriozábal, F. Z. Boneta, José Ignacio S. y Bonilla, Pedro Camacho, Diego Campos, Juan Campos, Agustín Cárdenas, Epigmenio Cárdenas, Sebastián Iñata (?) Carnes (?) Borja, José María Carrasco, Melchor Carrasco, Félix María Carrillo, José María Castrejón Francisco Castro, José Guillermo de los Cobos, Benito Contreras, Miguel Cordero, Dr. Vicente Cordero (Juez ecco.), L. Cipriano Contreras, M. Cortés, Rafael Cortés, Urbano Cruz, Fr. José María de la Cruz, Francisco de P. Cuevas, Antonio Díaz, José Miguel Domínguez, Cruz Castillo, Andrés César, Ignacio M. Campos, José de Jesús Cabrera, A. G. Eguiarte, Severo Esparza, Andrés Estévez, Felipe Estévez, Guadalupe Estévez, Joaquín Estévez, Plácido Estévez, José Estrada, José Estévez (?), Agustín Flores Castro, Aristo (Aristeo?) Flores, Pedro Fraustro (?), Juan José Frías, Macedonio Galina, Bruno García, Guadalupe García, Julián García, Lino P. García, Rafael María García, Santos García, Sebastián García, Tomás García, Vicente García, Andrés Garduño, Luis Garrido, Agustín Gil, Agustín Vilchis Gómez, Antonio Vilchis Gómez, Fernando Gómez, Francisco Gómez del Villar, Juan Gómez, Aristeo González, Felipe González, Fortino González, Guillermo González, J. Juan González, José G. González, José de J. González de González, José Simeón González, José Zeferino Gómez Gallardo, Juan Nepomuceno González del Pliego, Ramón González Arsatis (?), Ramón González Irrutia (?), José Heredia, Francisco Hernández, Francisco de P. Hernández, Merced Hernández, Rafael Hernández, Jesús Herrera, José Herrera, José Ignacio Hidalgo, Carlos de Ileo (Iler?, Her?), Agustín Inclán, Antonio Inclán, Crescencio Inclán, Miguel Inclán, Nicolás Íñigo, Prisciliano Íñiguez, Bernardo Inojoza (Hinojosa?), Alejandro Jiménez, Miguel Jiménez, Roque Jacinto Jiménez, Ramón Lapeyq (?) (Sapeyq?), A. María Lebrija, Rafael Lechu[g]a, Urbano Lechuga, J. Lino Ledesma, Evaristo Linares, José E. López, Viviano López, Juan Juman (?) de Macedo (?), José María Madrid, Juan Madrid, Luis Madrid, Ignacio Maiotela, Agustín Mamo, Francisco Maneno, A. Mañón, Antonio María Mañón, Felipe Mañón, Ignacio Mañón y Valle, Luis Mañón, José B. del Maral, José María Martínez, Juan Martínez, Juan Martínez (!), Pedro Martínez, Pascual Martínez de Castro, Jesús C. Mayoral (Ceno y Toral?), José María Mateos y Reynoso, J. M. Mateos, José Manuel Mateos (!), Juan L. Maya, Eduardo Maya de la Torre, Luis Meana, Ignacio Medina, Joaquín Medina, José María Medina, Leandro Méndez, José Buenaventura Merlin, Joaquín de Mier, Hilario Mina, Rafael Mina, Ignacio Miranda, Rafael María Meana, Francisco Mena, Juan José Molina, Felipe Mondragón, Pedro Mondragón, José Montaño, José Agustín Montes de Oca. Vicente Montes de Oca, Calixto Morales, Petronilo Morales, Ignacio Moreno, Luis G. Moreno, Ignacio Mota, J. G(?). Mugarrieta, Evaristo Munguía, Longinos Munguía, Luis Munguía, Víctor Munguía, José Ignacio Muñoz (?), Agustín Nava, J. Román Navarrete, Antonio Lara y Ribera (Riberol?), Longinos Loa, Felipe López, Demetrio Olascoaga, Francisco Olascoaga (Olascoaga?), Felipe Olascoaga, Juan Olmedo, Manuel de Olmo, Luis Ortiz, Manuel Ortiz, Santiago Ortiz, Isac Manuel Padilla, Manuel Parada, Francisco Peña, Ignacio Peña, Margarita Peña, José Hilario Pérez de León, José Sev[]o P[érez] de León, Severiano Pérez, José G. del Pino, José de Jesús Pliego, Bruno Pliego, Luis G. Pliego, Miguel Pliego, Juan Pliego y Cruz (Criva?), Juan N. Popoca, Pedro de la Portilla, José A. del Pozo, Agapito Quintana, Apolonio Quintana, Jacinto Ramos, Román Reyes, Francisco María Reyna, Francisco Rivero, Mariano Rivero, Nasario Rivero, Juan Robles, Miguel Robles, Alonso Rodríguez, Luis Rodríguez, B[]no Rojas y González, V. Rojas, Antonio Romero, Eufemio Romero, José María Romero, V. Romero, José María Romero Díaz, Luis de la Rosa Berriozábal, Gumesindo Ruiz, Mauricio Salas, Agustín Salazar, Manuel Sámano, J. I. de la Sancha, Antonino Sánchez, José de Jesús Sánchez, Leonardo Sánchez, Sánchez Irig[]no y Fernández, Antonio San Martín, Agustín San Juan, Fr. Miguel de San Rafael, Rafael Santin(?) (Lantin?) Pérez, Rafael Sant[] de la Sierra, Juan Seija, José María Serrano, Feliciano Sierra y Rosso, Ángel Sobrino, Rafael Solalinde, Ramón J. Solares, Luis Solís, José María de la Sota Riva, Manuel de la Sota Riva, Luis G. Suárez, Agustín Torres, Felipe Torres y Ceballos, Antolín Tor[r]esvilla, Saturnino Tovar, Bernardino Trevilla, Pedro Trevilla, Manuel Troncoso, Tomás Troncoso, Rafael Ulibarri(?), Trinidad Uribe, Felipe Valderas, José María Valdés, José Ignacio Valdés, J. Joaquín Valdés, Rafael Valdés, Agustín Vargas, Miguel Vargas, Rafael de la Vega, Telésforo Valdés, Vicente María Villegas, José María Villegas Moreno, Pantaleón Torres, Ignacio Yáñez, Camilo Zamora, Nicanor Zapata, Manuel Zarco, C. Zimermán, Manuel Zimermán, J. Manuel Zomera y Piña, El Prior del Carmen y su comunidad, El Comendador de la Merced por sí y su comunidad. Also Francisco de Irzarbe, Felipe Jiménez, Jesús Fuentes Muñiz, Agustín Gene[], Miguel Guerrero.
6708 Madrid, Antonio. LS. June 30, 1857.
1 l. 21 × 27 cm.
Tax on house in Zinacantepec; meaning of phrase producirle utilidad in the tax on property values; return of Riva Palacio to the governorship in Toluca anticipated.

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