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Collection Summary

Biographical Sketch

Scope and Contents Note

Arrangement

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Description of Series

New York Financial Transactions, 1914-1918

The Benson Latin American Collection

Guide to the Lázaro de la Garza Archive

Part II: New York Financial Transactions, 1914-1918



Collection Summary

Creator:Garza, Lázaro de la
Title:Lázaro de la Garza Archive
Dates:1905-1939 (bulk 1913-1920)
Abstract:Letters, telegrams, financial documents and other records of Lázaro de la Garza relate to the financial affairs of Francisco "Pancho" Villa and the business affairs of L. de la Garza Co., Inc. This page presents Part Two of six in the online version of the calendar.
OCLC Record No.: 32814426
Extent:2.3 linear feet
Language:Spanish
Repository:Benson Latin American Collection, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Sketch

Born in Laredo, Texas. De la Garza served as financial agent for Francisco (Pancho) Villa. Named Agente Financiero de la Division del Norte in Oct. 1913, he served as president of the Banco del Estado de Chihuahua, created by General Villa in Dec. 1913, and was director of the Comisión de la Hacienda in Torreón. He was also president of L. de la Garza & Co., Inc., an import, export and commission business organized in New York in 1915; other officers were Rafael L. Hernández and José F. Farías. De la Garza left Mexico in 1914 and moved to Los Angeles, California.

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Scope and Contents Note

Letters, telegrams, financial documents, etc. pertaining to de la Garza's association with Pancho Villa and to the Mexican Revolution in northern Mexico. Materials relate to financial affairs of the Villa movement and to business affairs of L. de la Garza & Co., Inc. Financial documents such as transfers of funds, printing of currency, and payments for purchases illustrate the logistics of Villa's campaign through references to orders for and delivery of supplies, munitions, equipment, and by mentions of military operations and plans. Items concerning L. de la Garza & Co. reflect involvement in munitions. Primary correspondents are Pancho Villa, Felix A. Sommerfeld, and Raymundo E. Navarro; others include Servando C. de la Garza and José Garza Zertuche. Corporate entities include the Comisión de la Hacienda, Agencia Commercial y Financiera del Cuerpo de Ejercito del Norte, Banco del Estado de Chihuahua, Rio Grande Valley Bank and Trust Co., American Bank Note Company, Western Cartridge Company, J.P. Morgan & Co., and Manoil and Rhein. Correspondence relating to de la Garza's personal affairs and mining interests and documents relating to lawsuits involving Hipólito Villa, Alberto Madero, John E. Orfila, A.G. Orfila, and J.E. Garrett.

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Arrangement

Organized into nine series: I. Villa Correspondence, 1913-1919. II. New York Financial Transactions, 1914-1918, III. Financial Transactions, Texas and Northern Mexico, 1913-1916. IV. Currency Transactions, 1913-1915. V. Munitions and Uniforms Transactions, 1914-1916. VI. R.E. Navarro Correspondence, 1914-1918. VII. Orfila-Garrett Lawsuit, 1914-1917. VIII. Lazaro de la Garza Co. Correspondence, 1914-1939. IX. Personal Correspondence, 1905-1938.
In Spanish and English.
The electronic version of this guide has been divided into six parts, of which the current page is Part II. The other parts of the guide may be found through the links below:

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Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

Unrestricted.

Restrictions on Use

Reproduction of some materials may be limited due to preservation concerns. Standard copyright restrictions apply.

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Index Terms

The Lázaro de la Garza Papers are classified under the following Subject Headings in the University of Texas General Libraries' catalog:
Garza, Lázaro de la--Archives.
Villa, Pancho, 1878-1923
Hernández, Rafael L.
Farías, José F.
Navarro, Raymundo E.
Sommerfeld, Felix A.
Garza, Servando C. de la.
Garza Zertuche, José.
Villa, Hipólito.
Madero, Alberto.
Orfila, A.G.
Orfila, John E.
Garrett, J. E.
L. de la Garza & Co., Inc.
Torreón (Coahuila, Mexico). Comisión de la Hacienda.
Mexico. Ejercito del Norte. Agencia Comercial y Financiera
Banco del Estado de Chihuahua.
Rio Grande Valley Bank and Trust Co.
American Bank Note Company
Western Cartridge Company
J.P. Morgan & Co.
Manoil and Rhein.
Mexico--Politics and government--1910-1946
Mexico--History--1910-1946
Government, Resistance to--Mexico.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Cite as: Lázaro de la Garza Archive, Benson Latin American Collection, General Libraries, The University of Texas at Austin.

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Inventory

New York Financial Transactions, 1914-1918

boxfolder
2AL. de la Garza & Co., Inc. January-August, 1915.
ATelegram from L. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to Gerard & Smyth, New York. 1915, January 1:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Asking that copies of certain letters be sent to de la Garza and Co.]
ATelegram from Gerard & Smyth, New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1914, December 30:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Saying that Farias and Hernandez have doubts about the cartridge matter.]
ALetter from L. de la Garza, San Francisco, to Gerard & Smyth, New York. 1915, December 8:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning profits in the cartridge deal.]
ALetter from Gerard & Smyth, New York, to L. de la Garza, San Francisco. 1915, December 2:
Extent 3l. Typed.
[Concerning "The successful conclusion of the contracts with the Western Cartridge Company and the Republic of France" and the fee to be paid Gerard & Smyth for their negotiations, with references to J. P. Morgan, Mr Catchings and Mr. Stettinius.]
ATelegram from L. de la Garza, El Paso, to Josá F. Farias, New York. 1915, January 30:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning cartridges.]
ATelegram from J. F. Farias, New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, January 30:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Answering #5.]
ATelegram from L. de la Garza, El Paso, to J. F. Farias, New York. 1915, January 30:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Telling him not to deal with munitions since Sommerfeld has charge of them.]
ALetter from J. F. Farias, New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, February 1:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning Farias' personal affairs, the American Bank Note Co., and machinery for producing cartridges.]
ATelegram from L. de la Garza, El Paso, to J. F. Farias, New York. 1915, February 2:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning a factory for cartridges.]
ALetter from E. W. Bliss Co., Brooklyn, to J. F. Farias, Laredo. 1915, February 19:
Extent 4l. Typed.
Signed by M. Aronson. [Submitting an estimate for machinery to make cartridges.]
ALetter from L. de la Garza, El Paso, to J. F. Farias, Laredo. 1915, March 2:
Extent Typed. 1l.
[Concerning money for Sr. W. Stokes Kirk of Philadelphia and concerning #10.]
ATelegram from L. de la Garza, El Paso, to J. F. Farias, New York. 1915, April 14:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Saying that he closed the contract and is negotiating for a special train.]
ATelegram from J. F. Farias, St. Louis, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, April 14:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Partly in code.]
ADecoding of #13. 1915, April 14:
[Concerning offers from manufacturers, including Smith.]
ATelegram from L. de la Garza, El Paso, to J. F. Farias, St. Louis. 1915, April 15:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Telling him to go to New York to look for Servando.]
ATelegram from Western Union Telegraph Co., F. A. Darling, to L. de la Garza. 1915, April 15:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Asking that he provide an address for his telegram to J. F. Farias.]
ATelegram from J. F. Farias, New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, April 16:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[In code.]
ADecoding of #16.
[Saying that the Madero brothers deposited money in the Agencia Financiera for the purchase of munitions.]
ATelegram from J. F. Farias, New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, April 16:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Saying that the persons indicated in de la Garza's messages have not shown up, although everything is ready to be shipped.]
ATelegram from J. F. Farias, New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, April 19:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Partly in code, concerning contracts for munitions, with references to Servando and Falvy.]
ATelegram from S. C. de la Garza, Baltimore, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, April 20:
Extent 1l. Typed.
["No ha llegado esperare manana avisando temprano. Telfono Farias."]
ATelegram from L. de la Garza, n.p., to J. F. Farias, New York. 1915, April 20:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Saying that he is waiting for news.]
ATelegram from L. de la Garza, n.p., to J. F. Farias, New York. 1915, April 20:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Asking what has been arranged.]
ATelegram from L. de la Garza, n.p., to J. F. Farias, New York. 1915, April 20:
Extent 1l. Typed.
["Ocurre City National Bank situe telegrafo quinientos."]
ATelegram from L. de la Garza, n.p., to J. F. Farias, New York. 1915, April 20:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Answering a previous telegram with references to Rafael Hernandez and Servando.]
ATelegram from L. de la Garza, n.p., to F. Villa, donde se encuentre. 1915, April 20:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning negotiations with the Maryland Casualty Co., with a message from Jose Farias.]
ATelegram from L. de la Garza, n.p., to S. C. de la Garza, Baltimore. 1915, April 20:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Telling him to go to New York and cooperate with Jose.]
ATelegram from L. de la Garza, n.p., to Rafael Hernandez, New York. 1915, April 20:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Asking him to assist Jose.]
ATelegram from L. de la Garza, n.p., to J. F. Farias, New York. 1915, April 21:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[In code.]
ADecoding of #26.
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning negotiations, with references to Hipolito, Sommerfeld, and Falvy.]
ATelegram from L. de la Garza, n.p., to J. F. Farias, New York. 1915, April 21:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Saying that yesterday's telegram has been sent to Villa, asking for news and referring to Rafael Hernandez.]
ATelegram from L. de la Garza, El Paso, to J. F. Farias, New York. 1915, April 21:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Demanding something definite and formal about the negotiations.]
ATelegram from J. F. Farias, New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, April 21:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[In code.]
ADecoding of #30.
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning the proposed acceptance of money from influential people.]
ATelegram from L. de la Garza, n.p., to J. Farias, New York. 1915, April 21:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Partly in code; answering #30.]
ATelegram from J. F. Farias, New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, April 21:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[In code.]
ADecoding of #33.
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Asking for further instructions about the contract which has been completed.]
ATelegram from J. F. Farias, New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, April 21:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[In code.]
ATelegram from A. T. Chester, Brooklyn to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, April 21:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Offering ammunition.]
ATelegram. (No names of places). 1915, April 21 (?):
[Concerning the offer for ammunition, with references to Jose, Sommerfeld, and Falvy.]
ACopy of #37. 1915, April 21 (?):
ATelegram from L. de la Garza, n.p., to J. F. Farias, New York. 1915, April 21:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Giving instructions concerning contract negotiations.]
ATelegram from J. F. Farias, New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, April 22:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning the negotiations.]
ATelegram from J. F. Farias, New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, April 22:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Partly in code; informing him of another offer, with references to Alberto and Rafael.]
ADecoding of #41. 1915, April 22:
Extent 1l. Typed.
ATelegram from L. de la Garza, El Paso, to J. F. Farias, and Servando, New York. 1915, April 22:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Partly in code, concerning "important matters."]
ATelegram from J. F. Farias, New York, to L. de la Garza, Boston. 1915, May 10:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning the price of bonds.]
ALetter from J. F. Farias, St. Louis, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, May 22:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by Farias. [Thanking him for his generosity and good will.]
ALetter from J. F. Farias, Laredo, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, May 27:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Signed by Farias. [Asking whether to hire the Guevara Brothers to buy Mexican products.]
ATelegram from L. de la Garza, El Paso, to J. F. Farias, Laredo. 1915, May 29:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning a request from Gonzalez for money; asking for information from la Casa de Elozua; referring to the villainy of "los Carranclanes."]
ATelegram from J. F. Farias, Laredo, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, May 31:
Extent 1l. Typed.
["Jose Santos ocupo Casa Monterrey con mobilario. Manda taquigrafo."]
ALetter from L. de la Garza (?), n.p., to J. F. Farias, Laredo. 1915, May 31:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Answering #45, #47, and #48.]
ATelegram from Rafael [Hernandez], New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, May 29:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Asking for instructions for the purchase of shrapnel.]
ALetter from J. F. Farias, Laredo, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, June 4:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by Farias. [Concerning Gonzalez; concerning the hiring of import agents; concerning the opening of a branch office of L. de la Garza, Inc.; concerning la Fundicion de Zinc; referring to a letter from Rafael about the company's capital; and giving notice of his departure.]
ATelegram from J. F. Farias, New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, June 11:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning the opening of an office.]
ATelegram from J. F. Farias, New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, June 22:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Asking for money for the new office.]
ATelegram from Garza, El Paso, to J. F. Farias, New York. 1915, June 22:
Extent 1l. Typed.
["Lazaro en Torreón ya transcribole su mensaje."]
ATelegram from (?), New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, June 22:
Extent 1l. Typed.
["Said to be at 1001 Fourth Ave North Asbury Park yrs date Farias Hotel Bretton sined Garza."]
ALetter from J. F. Farias, New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, June 22:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by Farias. [Concerning the opening of the new office and the issuance of bonds by the City of New York, with references to Rafael.]
ATelegram from J. F. Farias, New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, June 29:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Asking for money.]
ATelegram from J. F. Farias, New York, to Jose Garza, El Paso. 1915, June 25:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Asking him to ask de la Garza for money.]
ATelegram from L. de la Garza, El Paso, to J. F. Farias, New York. 1915, June 30:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Granting him the money.]
ATelegram from J. F. Farias, New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, June 30:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Asking for more money.]
ALetter from L. de la Garza & Co., Inc. 1915, July:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by L. de la Garza, R. L. Hernandez, and J. F. Farias. [Establishing the Corporation, which will deal in export and import trade between the United States and the Republics of Mexico and Central and South America.]
ALetter from L. de la Garza (?), El Paso, to L. de la Garza & Co., Inc., New York. 1915, July 1:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning funds for the company, with references to J. F. Farias, Rafael Hernandez, and Jesús Gonzalez.]
ALetter from J. F. Farias, New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, July 1:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by Farias. [Concerning company bonds and Sr. Gonzalez.]
ALetter from J. F. Farias, New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, July 1:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by Farias. [Concerning the opening of the new office and initial capital for the company.]
ALetter from L. de la Garza & Co., Inc. 1915, July:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by L. de la Garza, R. L. Hernandez, and José F. Farias. [Establishing the corporation according to the laws of the State of New York.]
ALetter from J. F. Farias, New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, July 16:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by Farias. [Concerning the establishment of a zinc foundry.]
ALetter from L. de la Garza & Co., Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza, Coronado Beach, California. 1915, July 26:
Signed by Farias. [Concerning the value of money in Baja California.]
ALetter from J. Farias, New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, August 2:
Extent 2l. Typed.
Signed by Farias. [Concerning the progress of the company.]
ALetter from Gerard and Smyth, New York, to L. de la Garza & Co., Inc. 1915, August 3:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning a bill from the Broun-Green Company for the stock certificate books.]
ATelegram from J. F. Farias, New York, to L. de la Garza, San Francisco. 1915, August 4:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning the results of negotiations.]
ATelegram from L. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to J. F. Farias, New York. 1915, August 17:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[In code.]
ATelegram from L. de la Garza, n.p., to J. F. Farias, New York. 1915, August 18:
Extent 1l. Typed copy.
[Concerning the cessation of deliveries to Metalurgica.]
ATelegram from J. F. Farias, New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, August 18:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning the shutdown of Metalurgica.]
ATelegram from L. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to J. F. Farias, New York. 1915, August 18:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning the sale of seven million unnamed items.]
ATelegram from L. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to J. F. Farias, New York. 1915, August 20:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning the contract of #74 and referring to Hernandez.]
ALetter from L. de la Garza & Co., Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, August 20:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by Farias. [Concerning la Compañia Minera "La Constancia" con la Metalurgica de Torreón, in answer to #72 and #73, with references to Ernesto Madero, Sr. Harms and Mr. Safford.]
ATelegram from J. F. Farias, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, August 23:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning negotiations with agents in London.]
ATelegram from L. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to J. F. Farias, New York. 1915, August 23:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning a visit to a zinc smelter in Kansas City; referring to #74; concerning credit for cartridges.]
ATelegram from L. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to J. F. Farias, New York. 1915, August 24:
Extent 1l. Typed.
["Bring letters of introduction to Kansas City. Will be there Friday night."]
ACopy of #79. 1915, August 24:
ALetter from J. F. Farias, New York, to L. de la Garza, Kansas City. 1915, August 25:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by Farias. [Answering #78 and #79.]
BL. de la Garza & Co., Inc. September-December, 1915.
BLetter from L. de la Garza & Co., Inc., n.p., to Mississippi Valley Trust Co., St. Louis, Mo. 1915, September 20:
Extent 1l. Typed copy.
[Concerning remittances for cartridges, with reference to James Manoil.]
BLetter from L. de la Garza & Co., Inc., n.p., to Thomas Rhein, St. Louis. 1915, September 20:
Extent 2l. Typed copy.
[Concerning a shipment of cartridges, with reference to James Manoil.]
BTelegram from L. de la Garza & Co., Inc., New York, to Mississippi Valley Trust Co., St. Louis. 1915, October 4:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning money for James Manoil for cartridge shipments.]
BLetter from L. de la Garza & Co., Inc., n.p., to Thomas Rhein, St. Louis. 1915, October 18:
Extent 2l. Typed copy.
[Giving instructions concerning the handling of the cartridges.]
BLetter from Gerard & Smyth, New York, to L. de la Garza, New York. 1915, October 20:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning the fee for acting as attorneys in de la Garza's action against Western Cartridge Company.]
BTelegram from L. de la Garza and Co., Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza San Antonio, Texas. 1915, October 25:
Extent 1l. Typed.
["When you reach El Paso ask Raymundo if Tiblier can arrange delivery to Manoil of the goods stored there…"]
BLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., n.p., to Gerard & Smyth, New York. 1915, October 25:
Extent 1l. Typed copy.
[Answering #5.]
BTelegram from J. F. Farias, New York, to L. de la Garza, San Antonio. 1915, October 27:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Saying that Thayer has offered to testify.]
BLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, November 1:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by J. F. Farias. [Concerning the Madero Brothers, a contract for munitions proposed by J. P. Morgan & Co., and a letter from the Rio Grande Valley Bank & Trust Co., with a reference to Hernández.]
BLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles, California. 1915, November 4:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by J. F. Farias. [Concerning attempts by Hernández to transfer the contract with Western Cartridge Co. to J. P. Morgan & Co.; concerning an unanswered telegram about money; concerning Sr. Pimentel y Fagoaga's desire to buy gasoline.]
BLetter from J. F. Farias, New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, November 4:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by Farias. [Concerning money to cover debts in Mexico, and stocks in la Cia. Petrolera Monterrey, S. A.]
BLetter from L. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York. 1915, November 9:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Answering #10.]
BLetter from L. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York. 1915, November 9:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning his account with the company.]
BLetter from L. de la Garza & Co., Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, October 26:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by Farias. [Concerning de la Garza's account with the company and the monthly balance.]
BAnnex to #14. 1915, October 27:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by Farias.
BCalculations attached to #15. no date.
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
B no date.
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Giving the cost of the sale of cartridges for L. de la Garza & Co.]
BLetter from L. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to J. F. Farias, New York. 1915, November 9:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Answering #11.]
BLetter from L. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York. 1915, November 22:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning Hernández' dealings with J. P. Morgan & Co.; concerning #14; concerning the opening of an account with the National Bank of Commerce.]
BLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, November 17:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by J. F. Farias. [Concerning business with banks.]
BLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, November 16:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by J. F. Farias. Concerning de la Garza's account with the company.]
BLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, November 16:
Extent 2l. Typed.
Signed by R. L. Hernández. [Concerning Smyth and his negotiations with J. P. Morgan & Co.]
BLetter from L. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York. 1915, November 23:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning the sale of rifles, with references to Manoil and Andres Garcia.]
BLetter from L. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York. 1914, November 24:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning his monthly balance.]
BTelegram from "REHTSE", New York, to L. de la Garza, San Francisco. 1915, December 1:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Informing him that the contracts have been signed with Western and the Republic of France.]
BLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza, San Francisco. 1915, December 1:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by J. F. Farias. [Confirming #25, with further details.]
BLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza, San Francisco. 1915, December 1:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by J. F. Farias. [Concerning #23.]
BTelegram from "REHTSE", New York, to L. de la Garza, San Francisco. 1915, December 2:
Extent 1l. Typed.
["Please write Guaranty Trust Co attention Wm C Edwards stating that you ratify and confirm endorsement to L de la Garza and Co by Nathan A Smyth as your attorney in fact of check from Western Cartridge Co for sixty five thousand dollars."]
BTelegram from "REHTSE", New York, to L. de la Garza, San Francisco. 1915, December 3:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Repeating the request of #28.]
BChick from F. L. Padilla, to Groos National Bank, San Antonio, for L. de la Garza & Co., New York, for $150.00. 1915, December 4:
BLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza, San Francisco. 1915, December 3:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by J. F. Farias. [Concerning a commission for the purchase of cartridges.]
BLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza, San Francisco. 1915, December 4:
Extent 2l. Typed.
Signed by J. F. Farias. Concerning the loan of money to Ernesto Madero, who invested it.]
BLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza, San Francisco. 1915, December 4:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by J. F. Farias. [Reaffirming #29.]
BLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., n.p., to Gerard & Smyth, New York. 1915, December 7:
Extent 1l. Typed copy.
[Accompanying a check.]
BLetter from L. de la Garza, San Francisco, to Gerard & Smyth, New York. 1915, December 8:
Extent 1l. Typed copy.
[Concerning their share of profits.]
BLetter from L. de la Garza, San Francisco, to Gerard & Smyth, New York. 1915, December 8:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by de la Garza. [Original of #35.]
BLetter from Gerard & Smyth (?), New York, to L. de la Garza, San Francisco. 1915, December 2:
Extent 5l. Typed.
[Concerning "the successful conclusion of the contracts with the Western Cartridge Company and the Republic of France…" (see Folder A, #4.)]
BLetter from Gerard & Smyth, New York, to L. de la Garza & Co., New York. 1915, December 8:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Acknowledging the receipt of a check.]
BTelegram from L. de la Garza, San Francisco, to L. de la Garza & Co., Inc., New York. 1915, December 8:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Saying that he has authorized Smyth's endorsement of a check; telling them "to sell balance checks Coahuila" and to buy more Metalurgica shares.]
BLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza, San Francisco. 1915, December 9:
Extent 2l. Typed.
Signed by J. F. Farias. [Concerning the sale of rifles and answering #39.]
BLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, December 10:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning the purchase of shares of Metalúrgica, with references to Ernesto Madero and Sr. Stein.]
BLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, December 10:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by J. F. Farias. [Concerning the amount of money in their account with references to Smyth, S. C. de la Garza and Ernesto Madero.]
BTelegram from "RESTSE", New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, December 11:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning funds and shares of Metalurgica.]
BTelegram from "REHTSE", New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, December 13:
Extent 1l. Typed.
["Twenty thousand were sent will send ten thousand Laredo as soon as your letter to Guaranty is received."]
BLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, December 14:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by J. F. Farias. [Concerning funds in various banks, with reference to the Madero Bros.]
BLetter from L. de la Garza (?), n.p., to L. de la Garza & Co., New York. 1915, December 17:
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Concerning funds in the National City Bank, New York, and shares of Metalurgica.]
BLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, December 18:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by R. L. Hernandez. [Answering #46.]
BLetter from L. de la Garza (?), Los Angeles, to L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York. 1915, December 22:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning the contract with the Republic of France.]
BLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, December 23:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning the sale of rifles, with references to Manoil, González, and F. S. Elías.]
BLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, December 29:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by J. F. Farias. [Concerning the transfer of the contract with Western Cartridge Co. to the Republic of France, whose agent is J. P. Morgan & Co., with references to Smyth and Hernandez.]
BLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, December 29:
Extent 2l. Typed.
Signed by J. F. Farias. [Concerning the contracts with the Republic of France and with the Western Cartridge Company, the closing of the fiscal year, and the syndicate formed with Sabin, Potter and Madero.]
BEnclosure to #51. 1915, December 29:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Approximate calculation of earnings.]
BList of quantities received and payments made for L. de la Garza & Co. Inc. in the sale of munitions through the contract of Sr. L. de la Garza with the Western Cartridge Co. 1915, December 31:
Extent 1l.
Signed by J. F. Farias.
BTelegram from Gerard & Smyth, New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, December 31:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning their fee for negotiations in the cartridge matter.]
BCopy of #36. 1915, December 8:
BCopy of #37. 1915, December 2:
BPrivate ledger, trial balance, of L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York. Covering July, August, September and October, 1915.
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
BComparative statement of earnings of L. de la Garza & Co., Inc., New York, for July, August, September and October, 1915,
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
CL. de la Garza & Co., Inc. January-April, 1916.
CTelegram from L. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to L. de la Garza & Co., New York. 1916, January 2:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning Gerard and Smyth's fee.]
CTelegram from L. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to L. de la Garza & Co., Inc., New York. 1916, January 5:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning the company's commission.]
CLetter from L. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to L. de la Garza & Co., Inc., New York. 1916, January 4:
Extent 2l. Typed.
[Concerning his account with the company, the company's commission on the cartridge deal, Ernesto Madero and shares of Metalurgica, and the sale of rifles.]
CLetter from L. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York. 1916, January 10:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning the number of cartridges handed over to J. P. Morgan & Co., agents of the Republic of France, by Western Cartridge Co.]
CLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1916, January 17:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by J. F. Farias. [Answering #4.]
CAttached to #5. 1916, January 17:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by J. F. Farias. [List of deliveries of cartridges by the Western Cartridge Co. in their contract with the Republic of France.]
CLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to F. W. Olin, President of Western Cartridge Co., New York. 1916, January 8:
Extent 1l. Typed copy.
["We enclose copy of a letter which we are sending this day to the Western Cartridge Co…"]
CLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to Western Cartridge Co., alton, Illinois. 1916, January 8:
Extent 1l. Typed copy.
[Concerning the number of cartridges to be delivered to the Republic of France, as specified in the contract.]
CLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to Western Cartridge Co., East Alton, Illinois. 1916, December 29:
Extent 1l. Typed copy.
[Concerning reports from J. P. Morgan & Co. about shipments of cartridges.]
CLetter from Western Cartridge Co., Alton, to L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York. 1916, January 3:
Extent 1l. Typed copy.
[Listing shipments of cartridges.]
CLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1916, January 12:
Extent 2l. Typed.
Signed by J. F. Farias. [Concerning the final balance sheet for 1915, the contract with J. P. Morgan & Co., and the possibility of importing coffee.]
CPrivate ledger and balance sheet for L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., for the year 1915. 1916, January 12:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by J. F. Farias.
CTelegram from L. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York. 1916, January 20:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning deliveries by Western.]
CLetter from L. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York. 1916, January 20:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Answering #12.]
CLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1916, January 28:
Extent 2l. Typed.
Signed by J. F. Farias. [Clarifying certain items of #12, in answer to #14.]
CLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., to Gerard & Smyth, New York. 1916, February 1:
Extent 1l. Typed copy.
[Accompanying a check for $300.00.]
CLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., to Gerard & Smyth, New York. 1916, February 1:
Extent 1l. Typed copy.
[Accompanying a check for $1,000.00.]
CLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1916, February 3:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by J. F. Farias. [Accompanying a list of cartridge deliveries and a letter from the Western Cartridge Co.]
CList of cartridges delivered by Western Cartridge Co. 1916, February 3:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by J. F. Farias.
CLetter from Western Cartridge Co., Alton Illinois, to L. de la Garza Co., New York. 1916, January 25:
Extent 1l. Typed copy.
[Concerning slow deliveries of cartridges.]
CLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1916, February 10:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by J. F. Farias. [Concerning the monthly balance for January, the cartridge account, and de la Garza's account with the company, with a reference to Albert Stein.]
CPrivate ledger, trial balance of the L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., for January, 1916. 1916, February 1:
Extent 1l.
Signed by J. F. Farias.
CExtract of cartridge account with L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, January 31, 1916. 1916, February 1:
Extent 1l.
Signed by J. F. Farias. Typed.
CExtract of account of Mr. L. de la Garza with L. de la Garza & Co. Inc. 1916, January 31:
Extent 1l.
Signed by J. F. Farias. Typed.
CTelegram from L. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York. 1916, February 15:
Extent 1l. Typed.
["…get after Morgan for payments…"]
CLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1916, February 16:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by J. F. Farias. [Concerning responsibility for late deliveries of cartridges.]
CLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to Western Cartridge Co., Alton, Illinois. 1916, February 16:
Extent 1l. Typed copy.
[Concerning the continued late deliveries of cartridges.]
CLetter from L. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York. 1916, February 16:
Extent 2l. Typed.
[Answering #20.]
CLetter from L. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York. 1916, February 23:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Answering #25, with a reference to Gerard & Smyth.]
CLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to Gerard & Smyth, New York. 1916, February 23:
Extent 1l. Typed copy.
[Asking for advice concerning the delayed delivery of cartridges.]
CLetter from L. de la Garza, to L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York. 1916, February 16:
Extent 1l. Typed translation of part of #27.
[Concerning the delayed deliveries of cartridges by the Western Cartridge Co., and the payment for cartridges by J. P. Morgan & Co.]
CLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1916, February 24:
Extent 2l. Typed.
Signed by J. F. Farias. [Concerning the late delivery of cartridges.]
CList of deliveries of cartridges by Western Cartridge Co. 1916, February 24:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by J. F. Farias.
CLetter from Western Cartridge Co., Alton, Illinois, to L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York. 1916, February 21:
Extent 1l. Typed copy.
[In answer to #26, saying that deliveries of cartridges have been increased.]
CLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to J. P. Morgan & Co., New York. 1916, February 24:
Extent 1l. Typed copy.
[Acknowledging receipt of $1,000 as payment for 100 thousand cartridges, and asking that they send their liquidations more promptly.]
CLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to Gerard & Smyth, New York. 1916, February 25:
Extent 1l. Typed copy.
[Concerning a report in the New York Globe that Western Cartridge Co. has entered into a contract with the Spanish Government.]
CLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1916, February 28:
Extent 2l. Typed.
Signed by J. F. Farias. [Concerning the delivery of cartridges by Western Cartridge Co., with a reference to a conversation between Mr. Smyth and Mr. Catchings of Western Cartridge Co.]
CLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1916, February 29:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by R. L. Hernandez. [Informing him that the Western deal was handled in his name, not as company business.]
CLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1916, March 4:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by R. L. Hernandez. [Concerning action by Mr. Smyth to compel Western Cartridge Co. to make prompt deliveries.]
CLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1916, March 4:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by R. L. Hernandez. [Concerning a draft for $1,100 from Pragedis de la Pena in payment of the Banco de Coahuila checks that were sold to him.]
CLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1916, March 4:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by R. L. Hernandez. [Concerning the purchase of Banco Nacional notes by Alberto Stein in the City of Mexico.]
CLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1916, March 4:
Extent 2l. Typed.
Signed by R. L. Hernandez. [Concerning the possible purchase of a smeltery in Poteau, Oklahoma, with references to J. F. Farias, Mr. Hothorn of the firm of L. Vogelstein & Co., Mr. Madero, Mr. Eardley, and Mr. Valle.]
CLetter from L. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York. 1916, March 3:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning Alberto Stein's purchase of Banco Nacional notes.]
CLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1916, March 7:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by J. F. Farias. [Accompanying his Private Ledger Trial Balance for February, the extract of his personal account with the Company, and the extract of the cartridge account.]
CExtract of account of Mr. L. de la Garza with L. de la Garza & Co. Inc. 1916, February 29:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by J. F. Farias.
CExtract of Cartridge account with L. de la Garza & Co. Inc. 1916, February 29:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by J. F. Farias.
CLetter from Gerard & Smyth, New York, to J. F. Farias, New York. 1916, March 8:
Extent 2l. Typed.
Signed by N. A. Smyth. [Concerning the sums due Gerard & Smyth in the Western Cartridge Company matter.]
CLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to N. A. Smyth, New York. 1916, March 9:
Extent 2l. Typed copy.
[Answering #46.]
CCalculations, possibly referring to #47. 1916, March 9:
Extent 4 l. Handwritten.
CLetter from Nathan A. Smyth, New York, to J. F. Farias, New York. 1916, March 9:
Extent 2l. Typed.
Signed by N. A. Smyth. [Answering #47, concerning the portion of Gerard & Smyth's commission payable by L. de la Garza & Co.]
CLetter from L. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York. 1916, March 11:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Answering #38, #39, #40, and #41.]
CLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1916, March 27:
Extent 2l. Typed.
[Concerning the diliveries of cartridges by Western Cartridge Co., with references to Mr. Smyth and Mr. Catchings.]
CLetter from J. F. Farias, New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1916, March 28:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Confirming his telegram concerning the zinc negotiations and referring to the cartridge contract.]
CLetter from Gerarc & Smyth, New York, to L. de la Garza, New York. 1916, April 4:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Accompanying a bill for professional services.]
CLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to Gerard & Smyth, New York. 1916, April 5:
Extent 1l. Typed.copy.
[Accompanying a check for their professional services.]
CTelegram from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1916, April 21:
Extent 1l. Typed.
["Bancolaguna refused to receive checks against them that we had sold Ernesto…Hard to find any nacionals here…"]
CLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to Gerard & Smyth, New York. 1916, April 26:
Extent 1l. Typed copy.
[Concerning payments on the cartridge contract.]
CCheck on the Groos National Bank of San antonio from F. L. Padilla to L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York. Customer's draft. Note: Paid 1/18/16 acct L de la G. Chk. 227. 1915, January 12:
Extent 1l.
DL. de la Garza & Co., Inc. May-October, 1916.
DLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to N. A. Smyth, New York. 1916, May 8:
Extent 1l. Typed copy.
["Please advise us what steps we should take in order to protect ourselves…from delay in cartridge shipments."]
DTelegram from L. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York. 1916, May 10:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning a loan for Alfredo.]
DTelegram from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1916, May 12:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Answering #2.]
DTelegram from L. de la Garza & Co., New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1916, May 16:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Saying that Western has made no deliveries since April 17 and the French government intends to cancel the contract, so the company will serve a legal summons if Western does not ship balance immediately.]
DLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1916, May 16:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Asking for a confirmation of #4.]
DTelegram from L. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York. 1916, May 18:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning the French government's intention to suspend receipt of ammunition.]
DTranslation of #6 into Spanish. 1916, May 18:
DLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1916, May 19:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Asking for confirmation of #6.]
DTelegram from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1916, May 19:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Saying that Olin claims that Western Cartridge Co. can deliver the whole balance of the contract.]
DLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1916, May 19:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Asking for confirmation of #9.]
DTelegram from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1916, May 19:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning possible purchase of old issue Banco Nacional pesos.]
DTelegram from L. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to L. de la Garza, & Co. Inc., New York. 1916, May 22:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Making an offer for the pesos, in answer to #11.]
DTelegram from L. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York. 1916, May 24:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Ordering them to postpone purchase of the pesos.]
DLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1916, May 22:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Asking for confirmation of #12.]
DLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1916, May 25:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Asking for confirmation of #13.]
DLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1916, May 26:
Extent 2l. Typed.
Signed by J. F. Farias. [Concerning correspondence with J. P. Morgan & Co. and Western Cartridge Co., and conversations with Mr. Olin and Mr. Ketchings about the cartridge contract.]
DLetter from The Republic of France by J. P. Morgan & Co., to L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York. 1916, May 16:
Extent 1l. Typed copy.
[Stating their intention to cancel the cartridge contract.]
DLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to Western Cartridge Co., Alton, Illinois. 1916, May 16:
Extent 1l. Typed copy.
[Concerning the intention of the Republic of France to cancel the cartridge contract.]
DLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to J. P. Morgan & Co., New York. 1916, May 17:
Extent 1l. Typed copy.
[Acknowledging #17 and asserting that the changes in the specifications for the cartridges have violated the contracts with Western Cartridge Co. and with L. de la Garza.]
DLetter from Western Cartridge Co., Alton, Illinois, to L. de la Garza & Co., New York. 1916, May 19:
Extent 1l. Typed copy.
[Concerning the changes in the specifications for the cartridges made by the Servian Inspectors in violation of the contract.]
DLetter from L. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York. 1916, June 3:
Extent 1l. Typed copy.
[Answering #16, expressing approval of the Company's actions.]
DLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to N. A. Smyth, New York. 1916, May 26:
Extent 1l. Typed copy.
[Concerning #20.]
DLetter from L. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York. 1916, May 30:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning the National Bank of Commerce of San Antonio Texas and referring to Mr. Stein.]
DLetter from N. A. Smyth, New York, to J. F. Farias, New York. 1916, June 1:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by Smyth. [Concerning bills from the law firm.]
DLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to N. A. Smyth, New York. 1916, June 8:
Extent 1l. Typed copy.
[Accompanying a letter from J. P. Morgan & Co., dated the 7th of June.]
DLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., to N. A. Smyth, New York. 1916, June 9:
Extent 1l. Typed copy.
[Answering #24.]
DLetter from L. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to J. F. Farias, New York. 1916, June 18:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning instructions from the Division of the North to Alberto Madero to place $100,000 in the Agencia's account, with references to Rafael Hernandez and Antonio Elosua.]
DLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to N. A. Smyth, New York. 1916, June 26:
Extent 1l. Typed copy.
[Informing him of a wire from the Western Cartridge Co. saying that they have not received formal notice of cancellation of the Servian contract from J. P. Morgan.]
DLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to N. A. Smyth, New York. 1916, July 11:
Extent 1l. Typed copy.
[Concerning a letter from Western dated July 7.]
DLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to N. A. Smyth, New York. 1916, July 12:
Extent 1l. Typed copy.
[Concerning the erection of the plant of the Logwood Products Corporation in Haiti, with C. A. Malau as manager.]
DLetter from L. de la Garza, & Co. Inc., New York, to N. A. Smyth, New York. 1916, July 21:
Extent 1l. Typed copy.
[Concerning a message from Western Cartridge Co. that deliveries will begin early the next week.]
DLetter from Miller, King, Lane & Trafford, New York, to J. F. Farias, New York. 1916, July 21:
Extent 1l. Typed copy.
[Concerning stamp act laws which apply to the Arkansas Zinc & Smelting Corporation.]
DCopy of #32. 1916, July 21:
DCopy of #31. 1916, July 21:
DLetter from L. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York. 1916, June 22:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning all the documents, letters, etc. relating to the Western Cartridge Co.]
DTelegram from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1916, June 21:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning documents relating to Western Cartridge Co.]
DCalculations in regard to payments made and due Gerard & Smyth in connection with the cartridge contract. 1916, March 9:
Extent 1l. Typad and handwritten.
DLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to Gerard & Smyth, New York. 1916, July 28:
Extent 1l. Typed copy.
[Concerning their fee for the cartridge contract.]
DMemorandum of payments made and due Messrs. Gerard & Smyth in connection with the cartridge contract. 1916, July 28:
Extent 2l. Typed.
DLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to Gerard & Smyth, New York. 1916, August 6:
Extent 1l. Typed copy.
[Concerning the bills from Broun-Green Co. for sotck certificate books.]
DLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to Sumner Gerard, New York. 1916, August 8:
Extent 1l. Typed copy.
[Concerning a claim against J. P. Morgan & Co. on the balance due in the cartridge contract.]
DTelegram from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to N. A. Smyth, Seal Harbor, Maine. 1916, August 14:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Asking him to return to New York to deal with Morgan's failure to report deliveries and comply with the contract.]
DTelegram from N. A. Smyth, Seal Harbor, to L. de la Garza & Co., New York. 1916, August 15:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Answering #42.]
DLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to N. A. Smyth, Seal Harbor. 1916, August 14:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Asking for confirmation of #42.]
DLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to N. A. Smyth, Seal Harbor. 1916, August 15:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Asking for confirmation of #43.]
DLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to N. A. Smyth, Seal Harbor. 1916, August 15:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Asking for confirmation of a telegram telling Smyth he need not return to New York.]
DLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to N. A. Smyth, Annisquam, Massachusetts. 1916, August 15:
Extent 2l. Typed copy.
[Concerning attempts to get J. P. Morgan & Co. to make payment in full for the cartridges.]
DTelegram from N. A. Smyth, Seal Harbor, Maine, to J. F. Farias, New York. 1916, August 17:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Announcing his departure for New York.]
DLetter from N. A. Smyth, New York, to J. F. Farias, New York. 1916, August 18:
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Asking him to make checks payable to Columbia Trust Co. until his return from Massachusetts.]
DLetter from Gerard & Smyth, New York, to L. de la Garza & Co., New York. 1916, August 18:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning payments of fees in the cartridge contract.]
DMemorandum concerning amounts due Gerard & Smyth. 1916, August 19:
Extent 1l. Typed.
DReceipt from Columbia Trust Co. for a check from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc. to N. A. Smyth. 1916, August 26:
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
DLetter from N. A. Smyth, Annisquam, Massachusetts, to J. F. Farias, New York. 1916, August 29:
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Telling Farias to let him know if any trouble develops in the cartridge matter.]
DLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to N. A. Smyth, New York. 1916, September 15:
Extent 1l. Typed. copy.
[Concerning the final settlement of Smyth's and Gerard's shares in the proceeds of the cartridge contract.]
DLetter from L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, to Sumner Gerard, New York. 1916, September 15:
Extent 1l. Typed copy.
[Same as #54.]
DLetter from N. A. Smyth, New York, to L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York. 1916, September 15:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by Smyth. [Acknowledging #54.]
DLetter from S. Gerard, New York, to L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York. 1916, September 25:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by Gerard. [Acknowledging #55.]
DLetter from J. F. Farias, New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1916, October 23:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by Farias. [Concerning F. A. Sommerfeld's pay for his part in the cartridge contract, and Servando's departure for Haiti to handle the Logwood plant.]
EL. de la Garza & Co., Inc. 1917-1918.
ENote from W. G. Nelson, Notary Public, New York, to R. J. García, New York. 1917, July 2:
Extent 1l. Printed and handwritten.
[Notifying García that a note drawn by L. de la Garza & Co. Inc. and payable to Madero Bros. Inc. and endorsed by García, has been presented for payment but refused.]
EProtest by W. G. Nelson, Notary Public, New York, to L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., New York, concerning nonpayment of a note to Madero Bros. Inc. for $3,450.00. 1917, July 2:
Extent 1l.
EStatement from Western Union Telegraph Co. of telegrams sent during July and August, 1918. 1918:
Extent 2l.
FServando C. de la Garza correspondence. 1914-June, 1915.
Fno place. no date,
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Concerning coal for the railroad and ixtle.]
Freceived in Monterrey. no date,
Extent 2l. Handwritten.
[Concerning coal, cattle, and ixtle.]
Freceived in Monterrey. no date,
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Concerning currency.]
Fno place. no date,
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Concerning coal and cattle, with a reference to Vargas.]
Freceived in Monterrey. no date,
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Corcerning cattle and money matters, with references to Hipolito (Villa) and Navarro.]
Fno place. no date.
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Concerning the route to Tampico and coal.]
Fno place. no date,
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Concerning cattle and coal with a reference to Kraft and Madero.]
Fno place. no date,
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Asking about the value of currency and concerning the purchase of munitions, with references to Hipolito, Sommerfeld and Sepulveda.]
Fno place. no date,
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Concerning the railroad and currency, with references to Sepulveda, Raul Madero, and Navarro.]
Fno place. no date,
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Concerning cattle, with references to Alberto Madero.]
Fno place. no date,
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Concerning cattle and the railroad.]
FTelegram from S. C. de la Garza, Saltillo, to L. de la Garza, C. Juárez. no date.
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning Alberto Madero's cattle, Kraft, Vargas' money, and the currency matter.]
Fno place. no date,
Extent 2l. Handwritten.
Concerning Ricardo and Alejandro Navarro, Jose Sepulveda, and the munitions.]
Fno place. no date,
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Concerning an undesignated machine.]
Fno place. no date,
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Concerning a receiving set, Hipolito, Gaxiola, and the purchase of hides.]
Fno place. no date,
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Asking about the arrival of an unspecified person.]
Fno place. no date,
Extent 2l. Handwritten.
[Corcerning cattle and currency, with references to Vidal de la Garza and Raymundo Navarro.]
Fno place. no date,
Extent 2l. Handwritten.
[Concerning cattle and mentioning Kraft, Alberto Madero, Sepulveda, Hipolito, Gabriel Madero and Elozua.]
Fno place. no date,
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Concerning repairs to be done before shipment to Monterrey.]
Fno place. no date,
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Concerning the bank and cattle.]
Fno place. no date,
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Concerning the sale of cattle, with references to Orfila and Elozua, and concerning the wireless.]
Fno place. no date,
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Concerning a new station.]
Fno place. no date,
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Concerning money.]
Fno place. no date,
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Referring to coal and currency, and concerning funds from Vargas.]
Fno place. no date,
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Referring to caol and cattle, and concerning an order from Villa to Vargas about the issuance of currency.]
Fno place. no date,
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Concerning payment for coal.]
Fno place. no date,
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Concerning the burning of cars.]
Fno place. no date,
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Concerning carloads of coal.]
Fno place. no date,
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Concerning coal.]
Fno place. no date,
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Concerning cattle.]
Fno place. no date,
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Concerning business formalities.]
Fno place. no date,
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Concerning munitions.]
Fno place. no date,
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Concerning bank transactions.]
FTelegram from L. de la Garza, New York, to S. C. de la Garza, Washington, D. C. 1914, October 6:
Extent 1l. Typed.
["Arrange only fro ten millions as contradictory telegrams are still being received…"]
FCopy of #34. 1914, October 6:
FLetter from S. C. de la Garza, Washington D. C., to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1914, October 20:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by S. C. de la Garza. [Concerning arrangements for the printing of currency.]
FCopy of #35. 1914, October 20:
FLetter from S. C. de la Garza, Washington D.C., to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1914, October 23:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by S. C. de la Garza. [Concerning the currency transactions.]
FTelegram from L. de la Garza, Torreón, to S. C. de la Garza, Washington, D. C. 1914, November 8:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning the currency transactions with references to Raymundo Navarro and Hipolito Villa.]
FTelegram from S. C. de la Garza, n. p., to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1914, November 13:
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Concerning a coded wire which he cannot understand.]
FTelegram from L. de la Garza, El Paso, to S. C. de la Garza, Washington D. C. 1914, November 13:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Partly in code. [Concernig money matters with references to Gaxiola, Maldonado and Hipolito.]
FTelegram from S. C. de la Garza, n.p., to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1914, Novermber 14:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Corcerning currency.]
FLetter from S. C. de la Garza, Washington, D. C., to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1914, November 18:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by S. C. de la Garza. [Concerning the printing of currency.]
FCopy of #41. 1914, November 18:
FLetter from L. de la Garza, El Paso, to S. C. de la Garza, Washington, D.C. 1914, November 24:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning currency printing negotiations.]
FLetter from P. Schneider of the John C. Rankin Co., n.p., to S. C. de la Garza, n.p. 1914, November 28:
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Concerning plates for the official seals for the Banco del Estado de Chihuahua.]
FLetter from S. C. de la Garza, Washington D.C., to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1914, December 3:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by S. C. de la Garza. [Concerning the printing of currency and seals for the Treasury and the Bank.]
FCopy of #44. 1914, December 3:
FTelegram from N. M. Sanchez, Washington, D.C., to S. C. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, February 9:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning shipments of currency.]
FTelegram from S. C. de la Garza, El Paso, to L. de la Garza, San Antonio. 1915, February 11:
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Concerning Rodriguez and Hipolito.]
FTelegram from L. de la Garza, San Antonio, to S. C. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, February 11:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning money for Rodriguez, the manager of the railroads, with references to Hipolito and General Villa.]
FTelegram from S. C. de la Garza, C. Juárez, to L. de la Garza, Torreón. 1915, March 11:
Extent 2l. Handwritten.
[Concerning cattle, ixtle, and coal.]
FTelegram from S. C. de la Garza, C. Juárez, to L. de la Garza, Torreón. 1915, March 15:
Extent 2l. Handwritten.
[Concerning cattle, ixtle, and currency, with references to J. F. Farias and Sepulveda.]
FTelegram from S. C. de la Garza, C. Juárez, to L. de la Garza, Monterrey. 1915, March 15:
Extent 2l. Handwritten.
[Concerning cattle, cotton, and ixtle, with references to Alberto Madero and Gabriel Madero.]
FLetter from S. C. de la Garza, El Paso, to L. de la Garza, Torreón. 1915, March 19:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by S. C. de la Garza. [Asking about the quantity of banknotes needed, with several references to Vargas.]
FLetter from S. Vargas, Chihuahua, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, March 8:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning paper money without a seal.]
FLetter from S. C. de la Garza, New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, March 26:
Extent 2l. Typed.
Signed by S. C. de la Garza. [Concerning negotiations with Remington Arms for cartridges.]
FLetter from S. C. de la Garza, New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, March 27:
Extent 1l. Typed.
Signed by S. C. de la Garza. [Concerning conversations with Winchester Repeating Arms Co., Savage Arms Co., and Peters Cartridge Co.]
FTelegram from S. C. de la Garza, New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, March 28:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[In code.]
FTelegram from Jose Garza Z., El Paso, to L. de la Garza, Torreón. 1915, March 28:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Transmitting #55.]
FTelegram from Jose Garza Z., El Paso, to S. C. de la Garza, New York. 1915, March 28:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Saying that he does not understand the code.]
FTelegram from Jose Garza Z., El Paso, to S. C. de la Garza, New York. 1915, March 29:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Saying that Lazaro does not understand the code.]
FTelegram from Jose Garza Z., El Paso, to S. C. de la Garza, New York. 1915, March 30:
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
["…pida Klapp Eastham Spark gap cinco kilowates Estacion Chihuahua, pues anterior extraviádo."]
FTelegram from L. de la Garza, Torreón, to Jose Garza Z., El Paso. 1915, March 29:
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Concerning Klapp Eastham.]
FTelegram from S. C. de la Garza, New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, March 31:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[In code.]
FTelegram from Jose Garza Z., El Paso, to L. de la Garza, donde se encuentre. 1915, April 1:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning a motor from Servando and a message from Pedro Lobo.]
FTelegram from Pedro Lobo, Chihuahua, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, March 31:
Extent 1l. Typed.
["Suplicole indiqueme que hago aguardo instrucciones deseo hablarle Morelos Catorce."]
FTelegram from S. C. de la Garza, New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, March 30:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[In code.]
FTelegram from Jose Garza Z., El Paso, to L. de la Garza, Torreón. 1915, March 31:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Transmitting #64.]
FLetter from S. C. de la Garza, New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, March 31:
Extent 3l. Typed with newspaper clippings attached.
Signed by S. C. de la Garza. [Concerning purchases of arms and the intention of the United States to recognize the Villa government.]
FTelegram from S. C. de la Garza, New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, April 1:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning arms negotiations.]
FTelegram from Jose Garza Z., El Paso, to L. de la Garza, donde se encuentre. 1915, April 1:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Transmitting #67.]
FTelegram from S. C. de la Garza, New York, to Jose Garza, El Paso. 1915, April 3:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Saying that Lazaro did not receive Servando's message.]
FTelegram from L. de la Garza, El Paso, to S. C. de la Garza, New York. 1915, April 8:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Relaying advice from Jose Farias concerning the contracts.]
FTelegram from L. de la Garza, El Paso, to S. C. de la Garza, New York. 1915, April 8:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Saying that he has an offer for a cartridge contract.]
FTelegram from L. de la Garza, El Paso, to S. C. de la Garza, New York. 1915, April 8:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Asking for news.]
FTelegram from L.(?) de la Garza, New York, to L. de la Garza, Chihuahua. 1915, April 3:
Extent 1l. Typed.
["…Pepe paselos lunes avisare algo."]
FTelegram from S. C. de la Garza, New York, to L. de la Garza, Chihuahua. 1915, April 6:
Extent 2l. Handwritten.
[Partly in code, concerning prices.]
FDecoding. 1915, April 6 (?):
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Concerning machineguns.]
FTelegram from S. C. de la Garza, New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, April 9:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning contracts.]
FLetter from L. de la Garza, El Paso, to S. C. de la Garza, New York. 1915, April 10:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Saying that Jose F. Farias is leaving for New York to try to arrange contracts for munitions.]
FTelegram from L. de la Garza, El Paso, to S. C. de la Garza, New York. 1915, April 11:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Partly in code.]
FDecoding of #78. 1915, April 11:
[Concerning negotiations with D. J. Smith & Co. and with Dick & Co., with references to J. F. Farias.]
FTelegram from L. de la Garza, El Paso, to S. C. de la Garza, New York. 1915, April 11:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Giving instructions for negotiations.]
FTelegram from S. C. de la Garza, New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, April 12:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Saying that the firm referred to in #80 has not yet made an offer.]
FTelegram from L. de la Garza, n.p., to S. C. de la Garza, New York. 1915, April 12:
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Concerning a guarantee from the bank.]
FTelegram from S. C. de la Garza, New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, April 12:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Saying that the firm wants to be sure they will be paid before dealing with him.]
FTelegram from L. de la Garza, El Paso, to S. C. de la Garza, New York. 1915, April 12:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Giving instructions for the negotiations, with a reference to Farias.]
FTelegram from S. C. de la Garza, New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, April 12:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Partly in code.]
FDecoding of #85. 1915, April 12:
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Giving instructions about the negotiations.]
FTelegram from L. de la Garza, El Paso, to S. C. de la Garza, New York. 1915, April 14:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning the closing of the contract.]
FTelegram from L. de la Garza, El Paso, to S. C. de la Garza and J. F. Farias, New York. 1915, April 14:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning the shipping of cartridges, with references to W. L. Fabe, Finley, and F. Villa.]
FTelegram from M. Diaz Lombardo, Chihuahua, to S. C. de la Garza, n.p. 1915, April 15:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning Worcester, with a reference to Sr. Cobb and the liquidation of a company.]
FTelegram from S. C. de la Garza, New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, April 15:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Asking for an address.]
FTelegram from S. C. de la Garza, New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, April 15:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Asking for Fabe's address.]
FTelegram from L. de la Garza, El Paso, to S. C. de la Garza, New York. 1915, April 15:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning tha shipment of goods on Wells Fargo and Southern Pacific.]
FTelegram from L. de la Garza, El Paso, to S. C. de la Garza, New York. 1915, April 16:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning T. A. Falvy and the Maryland Casualty Co.]
FTelegram from S. C. de la Garza, New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, April 16:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Saying that he and Jose do not trust the people mentioned in Lazaro's telegrams.]
FNew York. 1915, April 16:
Extent 1l. Typed.
["Manana a la una avisaremos lo que haya de nuevo y esperamos de usted lo mismo."]
FTelegrams. S. Jose. 1915, April 16:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning Falvy and money from the Maderos brothers for munitions vor Villa.]
Fno place. no date,
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning a contract between F. A. Falvy and Finley of El Paso.]
Fno place. Letter from F. A. Falvy to Mr. Aura. no date,
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Concerning a telegram from their New York man.
FNotation of an address; F. A. Falvy, no date.
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
FTelegram from L. de la Garza, El Paso, to S. C. de la Garza, New York. 1915, April 16:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[In code.]
FTelegram from L. de la Garza, El Paso, to S. C. de la Garza, New York. 1915, April 16:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning distrust of the persons with whom they are dealing.]
FTelegram from S. C. de la Garza, New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, April 17:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Partly in code; concerning Falvy and the munitions contract.]
FSame as #103. 1915, April 17:
FTelegram from J. F. Farias, New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, April 20:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Partly in code; concerning negotiations for munitions.]
FTelegram from J. F. Farias, New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, April 21(?):
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Asking approval of an offer in the arms transactions.]
FTelegram from J. F. Farias, New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, April 21:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Saying that he is sure the arms deal will succeed.]
FTelegram from L. de la Garza, n.p., to S. C. de la Garza, New York. 1915, April 17:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Saying that he thinks the Maryland Casualty Co. and Sr. Falvy are stalling.]
FTelegram from L. de la Garza, n.p., to S. C. de la Garza, New York. 1915, April 17:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning W. L. Falvy and the munitions contract.]
FTelegram from L. de la Garza, El Paso, to S. C. de la Garza, New York. 1915, April 17:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[In code.]
FDecoding of #109. 1915, April 17 (?):
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Concerning the need to complete the munitions deal.]
FTelegram from L. de la Garza, n.p., to S. C. de la Garza, New York. 1915, April 19:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Asking for news about Falvy and Jose.]
FTelegram from L. de la Garza, n.p., to S. C. de la Garza, Baltimore. 1915, April 19:
Extent 1l. Typed.
["…esperate esa mañana hablando telefono Farias."]
FTelegram from L. de la Garza, n.p., to S. C. de la Garza, Baltimore. 1915, April 19:
Extent 1l. Typed.
["…Avisame temprano si llega amigo de Nueva York y que se arregla."]
FTelegram from S. C. de la Garza, Baltimore to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, April 19:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning Maryland Casualty Co.]
FTelegram from L. de la Garza, n.p., to J. F. Farias, New York. 1915, April 19:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning the state of negotiations with Maryland Casualty Co. and Falvy and referring to banking matters.]
FTelegram from L. de la Garza, n.p., to J. F. Farias, New York. 1915, April 19:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Giving instructions about the munitions contract.]
FTelegram from L. de la Garza, n.p., to J. F. Farias, New York. 1915, April 19:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning a possible contract arranged by Finley.]
FCopy of #111. 1915, April 19:
FTelegram from L. de la Garza, n.p., to S. C. de la Garza, New York. 1915, April 21:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning National City Bank with a reference to Rafael Hernandez.]
FTelegram from S. C. de la Garza, Baltimore, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, April 21:
Extent 1l. Typed.
["Amigo esperaba no vino hoy. Salgo…"]
FTelegram from L. de la Garza, n.p., to S. C. de la Garza, New York. 1915, April 22:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[In code.]
FCopy of #121. 1915, April 22:
FTelegram from S. C. de la Garza, Cincinnati to L. de la Garza, New York. 1915, May 15:
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[In code.]
FLetter from S. C. de la Garza, Cincinnati, to L. de la Garza, New York. 1915, May 15:
Extent 2l. Typed.
[Concerning Peters Cartridge Co.'s available stock, with references to Alberto Madero and Baldwin.]
FTelegram from L. de la Garza, New York, to S. C. de la Garza, Cincinnati. 1915, May 16:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Answering #124.]
FTelegram from S. C. de la Garza, Cincinnati, to L. de la Garza, New York. 1915, May 16:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Asking for instructions.]
FTelegram from S. C. de la Garza, Cincinnati, to L. de la Garza, New York. 1915, May 18:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Asking for shipping instructions.]
FTelegram from L. de la Garza, New York, to S. C. de la Garza, Cincinnati. 1915, May 18:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Giving instructions about a shipment and mentioning Baldwin and Manley.]
FTelegram from S. C. de la Garza, Cincinnati, to L. de la Garza, New York. 1915, May 18:
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Concerning shipping.]
FTelegram from L. de la Garza, New York, to S. C. de la Garza, Cincinnati. 1915, May 18:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Asking about shipping.]
FTelegram from L. de la Garza, St. Louis, to S. C. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, May 21:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Partly in code.]
FDecoding of #131. 1915, May 21:
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
FDecoding of #131. 1915, May 21:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Giving instructions concerning Rathburn Mix, American Radiators, and rifles.]
FTelegram from L. de la Garza, Torreón, to S. C. de la Garza, C. Juárez. 1915, June 21:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Mentioning a person to collect documents.]
GS. C. de la Garza Correspondence: September-December, 1915.
GTelegram from S. C. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to L. de la Garza, New York. 1915, September 3:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning an offer from Hall.]
GTelegram from S. C. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to L. de la Garza, New York. 1915, September 6:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Asking about merchandise for sale.]
GTelegram from L. de la Garza, New York, to S. C. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, September 7:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Answering #2.]
GCopy of #3.
GTelegram from L. de la Garza, New York, to S. C. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, September 7:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Saying to accept the offer for merchandise from Western.]
GCopy of #5.
GTelegram from L. de la Garza, North Asbury Park, New Jersey, to S. C. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, September 7:
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Giving orders to close the deal.]
GHandwritten copy of #7.
Extent 1l.
GTelegram from S. C. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to L. de la Garza, Asbury Park. 1915, September 7:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Saying that the client will decide the next day.]
GHandwritten copy of #8. 1915, September 7:
GTelegram from L. de la Garza, New York, to S. C. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, September 8:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Accepting the offer of Servando's client.]
GCopy of #10. 1915, September 8:
GTelegram from L. de la Garza, New York, to S. C. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, September 9:
Extent 1l. Typed.
["If no chance closing deal come El Paso…"]
GTelegram from S. C. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to L. de la Garza, Asbury Park. 1915, September 9:
Extent 1l. Typed.
["Client…is asking for more time…sell there if you can…"]
GHandwritten copy of #13. 1915, September 9:
GTelegram from L. de la Garza, New York, to S. C. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, September 13:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Specifying amounts of goods for sale.]
GCopy of #15. 1915, September 13:
GTelegram from S. C. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to L. de la Garza, New York. 1915, September 13:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Saying that he has a buyer.]
GHandwritten copy of #17. 1915, September 13:
GTelegram from L. de la Garza, New York, to S. C. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, September 14:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Saying that he prefers to sell all the merchandise together.]
GCopy of #19. 1915, September 14:
GTelegram from S. C. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to L. de la Garza, New York. 1915, September 14:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Asking for an immediate answer to a previous telegram.]
GTelegram from L. de la Garza, New York, to S. C. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, September 15:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Telling him to close the deal, with references to James Manoil.]
GCopy of #22. 1915, September 15:
GTelegram from L. de la Garza, New York, to S. C. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, September 15:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Partly in code; giving him instructions on banking matters.]
GTelegram from L. de la Garza, New York, to S. C. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, September 17:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Asking for an answer to #22.]
GTelegram from S. C. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to L. de la Garza, New York. 1915, September 17:
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Concerning the closing of the deal.]
GTyped copy of #26. 1915, September 18:
GTelegram from L. de la Garza, New York, to S. C. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, September 18:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning delivery of goods to Servando's client, with references to Manoil and Hall.]
GCopy of #28. 1915, September 18:
GTelegram from S. C. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to L. de la Garza, New York. 1915, September 18:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning deliveries from Constancia and the Ginthers contract.]
GTelegram from S. C. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to L. de la Garza, New York. 1915, September 19:
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
["Hall wired Manoil that Giddern clients representative will see him regarding guarantee of deliveries…"]
GTyped copy of #31. 1915, September 19:
GTelegram from S. C. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to L. de la Garza, New York. 1915, September 20:
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Concerning the first shipment of goods, with reference to Manoil.]
GTyped copy of #33. 1915, September 20:
GTelegram from L. de la Garza, New York, to S. C. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, September 20:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning Manoil.]
GCopy of #35. 1915, September 20:
GTelegram from S. C. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to L. de la Garza, New York. 1915, September 21:
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Asking about shipments.]
GTyped copy of #37. 1915, September 21:
GTelegram from L. de la Garza, New York, to S. C. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, September 22:
Extent 2l. Typed.
[Saying that Servando's client has not complied with Manoil's terms.]
GCopy of #39. 1915, September 22:
Extent 1l.
GTelegram from S. C. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to L. de la Garza, New York. 1915, September 22:
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Saying that the first million were shipped that day.]
GTyped copy of #41. 1915, September 22:
GTelegram from L. de la Garza, New York, to S. C. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, September 22:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning the shipment of goods.]
GTelegram from L. de la Garza, New York, to S. C. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, September 23:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Saying that the second million is ready for shipment.]
GTelegram from L. de la Garza, New York, to S. C. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, September 23:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Copy of #44.]
GLetter from L. de la Garza (?), New York, to S. C. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, September 28:
Extent 1l. Typed copy.
[Referring to letters sent to Raymundo.]
GTelegram from S. C. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to L. de la Garza, New York. 1915, October 4:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Partly in code; saying that Obregon's agent is asking an excessive price.]
GCopy of #47. 1915, October 4:
GLetter from S. C. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to R. E. Navarro, El Paso. 1915, October 5:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Asking for informtaion about Leo Rosenfeld in connection with Garrett and Orfila.]
GLetter from R. E. Navarro (?), El Paso, to S. C. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, October 8:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Answering #49 and another message about "La Cuenta de la Division del Norte."]
GTelegram from S. C. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to L. de la Garza, New York. 1915, October 6:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Conncerning shipment of and payment for goods.]
GTelegram from L. de la Garza, San Francisco, to National Bank of Commerce, San Antonio, Texas. 1915, December 8:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Informing them of money to be deposited in his account for S. C. de la Garza.]
GLetter from L. de la Garza (?), n.p., to National Bank of Commerce, San Antonio, Texas. 1915, December 8:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Confirming #52.]
HR. L. Hernandez Correspondence: 1914-1915.
HLetter from R. L. Hernandez (?), n.p., to Alberto Madero, n.p. 1914, October 28:
Extent 1l. Typed copy.
[Page 5 only; Concerning the reorganization of the National Railways in Mexico, with reference to Sr. Cabrera.]
HLetter from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1914, December 15:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning a letter to Alberto Madero.]
HLetter from R. L. Hernandez, n.p., to Alberto Madero, El Paso, Texas. 1914, December 15:
Extent 2l. Typed copy.
[Concerning the reorganization of the National Railways, with references to Messrs. Villarreal, Bonilla, Diaz Lombardo de la Garza, and Galbraith.]
HLetter from L. de la Garza (?), Los Angeles, to R. L. Hernandez, New York. 1915, January 4:
Extent 3l. Typed.
[Concerning business with the Division del Norte, Metalurgica, L. de la Garza & Co. Inc., and various banks, with references to Lic. Montoya, Ernesto, Smyth, Lorenzo Gonzalez Trevino, Stein, Farias, and others.]
HTelegram from L. de la Garza, n.p., to Rafael Hernandez, New York. 1915, April 21:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Giving him the addresses of Jose Farias and Servando de la Garza.]
HTelegram from Alberto Madero, El Paso, to L. de la Garza, Tucumcari, New Mexico. 1915, April 22:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning the European question and the closing of the deal by Servando and Jose.]
HTelegram from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, May 27:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning Western's president.]
HTelegram from L. de la Garza, El Paso, to R. L. Hernandez, New York. 1915, May 27:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Answering #7.]
HTelegram from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, May 27:
Extent 1l. Typed.
["…deseo evitar intervencion…"]
HLetter from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, May 28:
Extent 2l. Typed.
[Referring to #7 and #9, concerning the possibility of a contract between the government of England and Western, and a conversation about this matter with Sommerfeld, whom Hernandez now wants to avoid; mentioning the stenographer Gonzalez; concerning business with Antonio Elosua; asking about the progress of the campaing and reminding de la Garzaof a conversation with Mr. Fuller.]
HLetter from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, June 17:
Extent 2l. Typed.
[Concerning the mortgage on Hernandez' house and de la Garza's business with Stein.]
HClipping from the New York (?) Times. 1915, June 19:
Extent 1l. Printed.
[Concerning the sale of corporate stock by the city of New York.]
HLetter from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, June 19:
Extent 2l. Typed.
[Concerning the establishment of a company, with reference to Sr. Gonzalez and Elias de los Rios; calling to de la Garza's attention the sale of stock referred to in #12; concerning Hernandez' mortgage; concerning the sale of ixtle; and mentioning the political situation.]
HLetter from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, July 2:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning Hernandez' mortgage, the new company, and the situation in Mexico, with a reference to General Angeles.]
HLetter from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, July 2:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning the money to pay off his mortgage, Miguel Diaz Lombardo's trip to Washington to discuss the difficulties in Mexico, and General Villa's victory over General Obregón in Lagos.]
HLetter from L. de la Garza (?), n.p., to R. L. Hernandez, New York. 1915, July 2:
Extent 2l. Typed.
[Concerning Sr. Fuller's mediation between the White House and General Villa, with references to Alberto Madero; concerning the military; concerning payment of wages to laborers, with references to Escudero; expressing hopes for an armistice; mentioning the trips to Washington of Sr. Diaz Lombardo and Gral. Angeles??? and saying that he is going to Los Angeles.]
HLetter from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1915, July 9:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning the money to pay off his mortgage.]
HLetter from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, Coronado, California. 1915, July 30:
Extent 2l. Typed.
[Concerning dealings with the Banco Oriental de México involving Stein, Smith and Amsinck.]
HLetter from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, October 27:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning the sale of la Compañia Agríola y Ganadera del Rio de San Diego and other business transactions, with references to D. Lorenzo, Stein, Lobatón, Parras, and José.]
HLetter from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, October 29:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning bank business with Stein; concerning Carranza and his confiscation of property; concerning the possible sale to the British of the contract with Western Cartridge Co.; also mentioning Francisco Madero, Lorenzo, Mr. Olin, Smyth and Ernesto.]
HLetter from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, San Antonio. 1915, October 30:
Extent 2l. Typed.
[Discussing the transference of the cartridge contract with Western to J. P. Morgan & Co., with references to Sr. Catchings.]
HCopy of #21. 1915, October 30:
HLetter from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, November 4:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning the confiscation of Metalurgica, with a reference to Stein; the sale of the cartridge contract to Morgan; the lending of money to Madero Brothers; and the experiences of Julio, Evaristo and Carlos Madero at the Mexican border, with references to Carranza.]
HLetter from L. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to R. L. Hernandez, New York. 1915, November 5:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning the business of Cuesta Gallardo; concerning Lorenzo and Stein and bank business; and concerning the munitions contract.]
HTelegram from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, November 6:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Saying that the contract with Morgan has been closed.]
HTelegram from L. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to Gerard & Smyth, New York. 1915, November 6:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Instructing the lawyers to sign the transfer of the contract according to the instructions of L. de la Garza & Co., Inc.]
HTelegram from L. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to R. L. Hernandez, New York. 1915, November 6:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Informing him of #26.]
HLetter from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, November 9:
Extent 2l. Typed, with a handwritten note.
[Concerning bank business with Stein, with references to Metalurgica, Sra. Smith, Kountze, Doctor Loeffler and Anita Degatau; the cancellation of Lorenzo's trip; and the munitions contract and Mr. Catchings.]
HTelegram from L. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to R. L. Hernandez, New York. 1915, November 11:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Saying that the requested documents have been sent.]
HTelegram from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, November 10:
Extent 2l. Typed.
[Giving power of attorney to N. A. Smyth in the cartridge contract transferral.]
HLetter from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, November 12:
Extent 2l. Typed.
[Answering #24: concerning shares in Metalurgica, with reference to Stein, mentioning the business with Lorenzo, and referring to the closing of the munitions contract.]
HLetter from L. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to R. L. Hernandez, New York. 1915, November 12:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning the granting of power of attorney to Smyth.]
HLetter from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, November 13:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning previous telegrams.]
HLetter from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, November 8:
Extent 3l. Typed.
[Listing previous telegrams: saying that Catchings and Olin met to arrange the details of the contract; and saying that L. de la Garza & Co., Inc. sent $1,000.00 to de la Garza's sister Maria in Hamburg.]
HLetter from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, November 13:
Extent 2l. Typed.
[Referring to letters to la Sucursal del Banco Nacional de México in Torreón and to Stein; concerning the construction of a pipeline to be arranged by Lorenzo and Marcos Benavides; concerning mines in Zacatecas; mentioning the situation in Mexico; saying that Morgan is satisfied with the munitions; and concerning the possibility of a shipping line between New York and Spain proposed by Fernando Pimentel.]
HLetter from L. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to R. L. Hernandez, New York. 1915, November 15:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning telegrams from Lorenzo and Anita; concerning Metalôrgica and the Banco de la Laguna, with references to Stein and Lucinda; and mentioning Gerard & Smyth.]
HLetter from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, November 10:
Extent 2l. Typed.
[Listing telegrams from Anita and Stein; concerning the inspection of the munitions prior to the signing of the contract, with references to Catchings and Gerard & Smyth.]
HLetter from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, November 17:
Extent 2l. Typed.
[Concerning the purchase of shares of Metalurgica, with references to Stein, Smyth, Ernesto, and José and concerning Smyth and the contract with Morgan.]
HLetter from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, November 22:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning Metalurgica, Stein, and el Banco de la Laguna; concerning Smyth and the Morgan contract.]
HLetter from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, November 29:
Extent 1l. Typed, with a Handwritten postscript.
[Concerning Ihlsing's lawsuit, with references to Gerard & Smyth and Thayer.]
HLetter from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, San Frnacisco. 1915, November 30:
Extent 2l. Typed.
[Concerning delays in the closing of the contract with Morgan, with references to Smyth and Catchings; giving information about "Mexico, Texas Petrolene and Asphalt Co.," with reference to Antonio Elozua and Calzado; mentioning Pimentel's offer, the monthly refiew of L. de la Garza & Co., Inc.; Lorenzo and Anita.]
HTelegram from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, November 30:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning the closing of the deal with Morgan.]
HLetter from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, December 13:
Extent 2l. Typed, with a handwritten postscript.
[Concerning banking matters, with references to José, Smyth, and Ernesto Madero.]
HLetter from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, December 15:
Extent 2l. Typed.
[Concerning dissatisfaction with the Gerard & Smyth lawfirm; concerning Lorenzo Gonzalez Treviño and the purchase of shares of a company, with references to Carranza's activities.]
HLetter from R. L. Hernandez, n.p., to Alberto Stein, Mexico City. 1915, December 15:
Extent 1l. Typed copy.
[Concerning the purchase of shares of Metalurgica.]
HLetter from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, December 17:
Extent 2l. Typed.
[Concerning Metalurgica, with reference to Ernesto Madero; concerning proceedings in the negotiations with Morgan and the interest of such people as Sommerfeld, officials of Western, Llorente, Gonzalez Garza, etc. in the matter; mentioning José, the problem with Gerard & Smyth, bank business with Stein, and Peña.]
HLetter from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, December 20:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning Metalurgica, with references to Ernesto Madero, Peña, and José; saying that Hipolito Villa asked Sommerfeld about the contract with Western; and mentioning the contracts with Western and with Morgan to be sent to Smyth.]
HTelegram from L. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to R. L. Hernandez, New York. 1915, December 20:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning the settling of a debt with Sommerfeld.]
HLetter from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, December 21;
Extent 2l. Typed.
[Listing telegrams about bank business with Stein and concerning the payment of the debt to Sommerefeld.]
HTelegram from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, December 21:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning Stein, Morgan, Sommerfeld, Banco Leon, Metalurgica, José, and Peña.]
HTelegram from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, December 23:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning the Morgan contract and Metalurgica.]
IR. L. Hernandez Correspondence; 1916-1918.
ILetter from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de La Carza, Los Angeles. 1916, January 10:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning Llorente's problem with debts of the Gobierno de la Convención.]
ILetter from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1916, January 31:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning money for the purchase of dynamite for la Compañia Minera La Parreña, with reference to Stein, and mentioning the delivery of cartridges to Morgan.]
ILetter from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1916, February 16:
Extent 3l. Typed.
[Concerning banking matters, with references to Stein and Felicitos Villareal; mentioning Doctor Aguirre y Campos; concerning a moratorium to be declared by the Secretaría de Hacienda; advising him to ask Cepeda about the mortgage; advising against Richardson's proposal to invest in Mexico; concerning Lorenzo and the pipeline; referring to #1; concerning the sale of "ixtle" and of cartridges, with references to José and Smyth.]
ILetter from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1916, February 21:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Transcribing a letter to Stein.]
ILetter from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1916, February 24:
Extent 2l. Typed.
[Concerning Hernandez' political alliances with Carranza and Villa, with references to Carrillo and Jorge U. Orozco.]
ILetter from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1916, February 29:
Extent 2l. Typed.
[Concerning the sale of shares of Metalurgica, with references to Stein and Sommer Hermann; concerning la Fundición de Zinc with references to José Farias and to Sr. Hothorn of L. Vogelstein & Co.; concerning L. de la Garza & Co. Inc.; mentioning Llorente and Lorenzo.]
ILetter from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1916, May 15:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning Metalurgica, Naica, and the Morgan contract.]
ILetter from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1916, May 23:
Extent 2l. Typed.
[Concerning aid for Llorente and Diaz Lombardo.]
ILetter from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1916, May 24:
Extent 2l. Typed.
[Concerning aid for Llorente, the business with Richardson, and the sale of shares of Metalurgica.]
ILetter from L. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to R. L. Hernandez, New York. 1916, May 30:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning aid for Llorente.]
ILetter from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1916, June 5:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning Llorente.]
ILetter from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1915, June 17:
Extent 2l. Handwritten.
[Concerning shares of Metalurgica, with reference to Stein and the sale of "ixtle" with reference to the Madero Brothers; also giving his view of the situation in Mexico.]
ILetter from L. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to R. L. Hernandez, New York. 1916, June 27:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Answering #12.]
ILetter from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1916, June 23:
Extent 2l. Handwritten.
[Concerning Metalurgica and la Cía de Minerales y Metales, S. A., México, D. F.; discussing the international crisis and the conversion of Mexican money into gold; mentioning zinc.]
ITelegram from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1916, June 27:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning a loan to Llorente.]
ILetter from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1916, June 27:
Extent 2l. Handwritten.
[Concerning Llorente and the contract with Western.]
ITelegram from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1916, June 29:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning an error made by Llorente.]
ILetter from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1916, June 30:
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Concerning Llorente, Diaz Lombardo and Naica.]
ILetter from L. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to R. L. Hernandez, New York. 1916, October 25:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning oil in Tampico and Tuxpan; informing him of Alberto Madero's attack on de la Garza in the press and of de la Garza's counterattack.]
ITelegram from L. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to R. L. Hernandez, New York. 1916, November 6:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Giving banking instructions concerning Stein.]
ILetter from R. L. Hernandez, New York, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1916, November 1:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Transcribing a message from Stein on banking matters and mentioning the negotiations with Morgan.]
ILetter from Leopoldo de Arrastía, New York, to R. L. Hernandez, New York. 1917, October 9:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning payment for his services in the drawing up of a deed by Sr. Chapeaurouge, as represented by Dr. Loeffler in favor of Sra. Esther de la Garza.]
ILetter from L. de la Garza, New York, to R. L. Hernandez, San Antonio, Texas. 1918, January 18:
Extent 1l. Typed copy.
[Discussing the sale of la Cía. Carbonífera de Sabinas, saying that neither Rodolfo nor Ernesto nor the American Smelting Co. seem interested and to offer it to Salvador.]
ILetter from R. L. Hernandez, San Antonio, to L. de la Garza, New York. 1918, January 2:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning wood for la Cía. Chiclera y Maderera Mexicana, S. A., from C. R. Beattie of Belice, with references to Carlos Pérez, Figueroa, and González Salas; also describing an earthquake in Guatemala and mentioning la Cía. Carbonífera de Sabinas.]
ILetter from R. L. Hernandez, San Antonio, to L. de la Garza, New York. 1917, December 31:
Extent 2l. Typed.
[Concerning the Sabinas negotiations with reference to Rodolfo García also mentioning money matters, José Farías, Logwood, and Salvador Madero.]
ILetter from R. L. Hernandez, San antonio, to L. de la Garza, New York. 1918, January 23:
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Concerning negotiations with American Smelting about the Sabinas company and discussing personal matters.]
ILetter from L. de la Garza, New York, to R. L. Hernandez, San Antonio. 1918, February 7:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Answering #26.]
ILetter from The Manhattan Storage & Warehouse Co., New York, to L. de la Garza, New York. 1918, February 13:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Advising that the goods of R. L. Hernandez are ready for shipment.]
IStatement of The Manhattan Storage & Warehouse Co. of amount due for services rendered. 1918, February 13:
ILetter from L. de la Garza, New York, to R. L. Hernandez, San Antonio. 1918, March 4:
Extent 1l. Typed copy.
[Discussing personal matters, the incident with the Madero Bros., and Malau in Haiti.]
ITelegram from R. L. Hernandez, San Antonio, to L. de la Garza, New York. 1918, March 2:
Extent 1l. Typed.
["Please ship furniture…"]
ILetter from R. L. Hernandez, San Antonio, to L. de la Garza, New York. 1918, February 25:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning Hernandez' furniture; mentioning Ernesto and Millic, Malau and Poncho Farias.]
ITelegram from L. de la Garza, New York, to R. L. Hernandez, San Antonio. 1918, February 28:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning the furniture.]
ICopy of #33. 1918, February 28:
ILetter from L. de la Garza (?), New York, to R. L. Hernandez, San Antonio. 1918, March 7:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning payment of money.]
IReceipt from the Postmaster for an insured article. 1918, March 12:
Extent 1l. Typed.
ILetter from The Manhattan Storage & Warehouse Co., New York, to L. de la Garza, New York. 1918, March 20:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning the furniture.]
ILetter from L. de la Garza (?), New York, to R. L. Hernandez, San Antonio. 1918, March 21:
Extent 1l. Typed copy.
[Concerning the furniture.]
ILetter from R. L. Hernandez, San Antonio, to L. de la Garza, New York. 1918, March 25:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning the furniture and a check to be sent with Tanis.]
ILetter from L. de la Garza (?), New York, to R. L. Hernandez, San Antonio. 1918, April 3:
Extent 1l. Typed copy.
[Answering #39.]
ILetter from R. L. Hernandez, San Antonio, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1918, April 10:
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Concerning his account with L. de la Garza & Co., with a reference to Aurelio, and mentioning the furniture.]
IExtract of Account of Mr. R. L. Hernandez with L. de la Garza & Company, Inc. August 31 (?).
Extent 1l. Typed.
ITelegram from L. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to R. L. Hernandez, San Antonio. 1918, July 13:
Extent 1l. Typed.
["Estaré en esa Martes ocho y medio siguiendo Laredo. Saludes."]
ILetter from R. L. Hernandez, San Antonio, to L. de la Garza, Laredo. 1918, July 18:
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Concerning Naica with reference to Viesca and Sabinas with reference to Salvador.]
ILetter from R. L. Hernandez, San Antonio, to L. de la Garza, New York. 1918, August 20:
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Concerning arrangements for a trip for Viesca and Rivas, asking about coal and other business matters and mentioning Andres Farias and Lic. Carranco.]
ILetter from L. de la Garza (?), New York, to R. L. Hernandez, San Antonio. 1918, August 27:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Answering #45 and mentioning the Logwood factory.]
ITelegram from R. L. Hernandez, San Antonio, to L. de la Garza, New York. 1918, September 18:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Asking for a loan to "a good mutual friend", for the purchase of shares of Naica, and mentioning a "very good business proposition."]
ILetter from R. L. Hernandez, San Antonio, to L. de la Garza, New York. 1918, September 19:
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Confirming #47, naming the friend an Viesca and going into greater detail about the business proposition; also mentioning Andres Farias.]
ITelegram from L. de la Garza, New York, to R. L. Hernandez, San Antonio. 1918, September 20:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Saying that he will make the loan to Viesca.]
ICopy of #49. 1918, September 20:
ITelegram from R. L. Hernandez, San Antonio, to L. de la Garza, New York. 1918, September 21:
Extent 1l. Typed.
["am leaving for New York…"]
ITelegram from R. L. Hernandez, San Antonio, to L. de la Garza, New York. 1918, September 21:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Answering #49.]
ITelegram from L. de la Garza, New York, to R. L. Hernandez, San Antonio. 1918, September 23:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Asking for the name of owner, the share, and approximate time of the loan.]
ICopy of #53. 1918, September 23:
ITelegram from R. L. Hernandez, San Antonio, to L. de la Garza, New York. 1918, September 23:
Extent 1l. Typed.
["Doctor Carlos Viesca Lobaton owns share one year time."]
ITelegram from R. L. Hernandez, San Antonio, to L. de la Garza, New York. 1918, October 15:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Describing Salvador's proposal for the Sabinas company.]
ITelegram from L. de la Garza, New York, to R. L. Hernandez, San Antonio. 1918, October 20:
Extent 1l. Typed.
["Regarding your telegram sorry to state I could not do anything here but will try Los Angeles …I have nothing definite."]
ILetter from R. L. Hernandez, San Antonio, to L. de la Garza, New York. 1918, October 23:
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Concerning la Compañía Sabinas and mentioning Lorenzo.]
ITelegram from L. de la Garza, Los Angeles, to R. L. Hernandez, San Antonio. 1918, November 6:
Extent 1l. Typed copy.
[Regarding the death of Lorenzo's wife Meche.]
ILetter from L. de la Garza (?), n.p., to R. L. Hernandez, San Antonio. 1918, December 9:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning an article in "The Times" with a reference to Alberto and to S. C. de la Garza.]
ILetter from R. L. Hernandez, San Antonio, to L. de la Garza, Los Angeles. 1918, November 7:
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
[Answering #59.]
IUnsigned receipt for $1,466.28 from L. de la Garza. 1918, January 1:
ISecond page of a letter from L. de la Garza (?), to R. L. Hernandez. no date.
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning Llorente with a reference to the Morgan contract.]
JC. R. Flint & Co. Correspondence: 1914.
JCheck from L. de la Garza to Chas. R. Flint & Co. on the Rio Grande Valley Bank and Trust Co., El Paso. 1914, June 26:
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
JCheck from L. de la Garza on the Rio Grande Valley Bank & Trust Co., El Paso. 1914, June 22:
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
JCopy of a telegram from Flint & Co., New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1914, June 28:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Acknowledging receipt of #1.]
JTelegram from Flint & Co., New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1914, July 7:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Referring to Sommerfeld in connection with #3.]
JLetter from Chas. R. Fling, New York, to El Primer Jefe de los Constitucionalistas. 1914, July 10:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Describing his experiences in industrial development to prevent political disorder in Russia, Brazil and Peru; referring to Coolidge and Andrew Carnegie.]
JEnglish translation of #5.
Extent 2l. Typed.
JLetter from Chas. R. Fling, New York, to El Primer Jefe de los Constitucionalistas. 1914, July 10:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Supplying the names of financiers who may be able to supply a loan to the Huerta government]
JEnglish translation of #7.
Extent 2l. Typed.
JLetter from C. R. Flint, New York, to El Primer Jefe de los Constitucionalistas. 1914, July 22:
Extent 2l. Typed.
[Giving advice on the organization of an Agricultural Bank.]
JEnglish translation of #9.
Extent 3l. Typed.
JSkipped.
JLetter from Chas. R. Flint, n.p., to the President of the United States, Washington, D. C. 1914, July 30:
Extent 2l. Typed.
[Concerning the Constitutionalist Government's need for loans to support industrial activity in Mexico, with references to Carranza, Pesqueira, Vasconcelos, Zubaran, Cabrera, Calderon, Villarreal and Ernesto Madero.]
JCopy of messages between Flint & Co., New York, and L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1914, July 14:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Referring to #4.]
JLetter from Flint & Co., New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1914, July 14:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning correspondence with Mr. Flint and referring to #13.]
JCopy of telegram from L. de la Garza, El Paso, to Flint & Co., New York. 1914, July 23:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Ordering them to place money from National Park Bank at the disposition of Sommerfeld.]
JTelegram from Flint and Co., New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1914, July 23:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Answering #14.]
JConfirmation of #16.
JCashier's receipt from the National Park Bank of New York for L. de la Garza for money paid to Flint & Co. 1914, July 24:
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
JReceipt by Flint & Co. for money received from National Park Bank by order of L. de la Garza. 1914, July 24:
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
JTelegram from Flint & Co., New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1914, July 27:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning a check from Sommerfeld.]
JCheck from L. de la Garza to Flint on the Rio Grande Valley Bank and Trust Co. of El Paso. 1914, July 24:
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
JReceipt by F. A. Sommerfeld, El Paso, for money from L. del la Garza for Flint & Co., New York. no date:
Extent 1l. Handwritten.
JTelegram from Flint & Co., New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1914, July 25:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning money from Washington.]
JLetter from The National Park Bank of New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1914, July 27:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning money paid to Charles R. Flint & Co.]
JTelegram from Flint and Co., New York, to L. de la Garza, El Paso. 1914, July 27:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning money for his account.]
JLetter from L. de la Garza (?), C. Juárez, to Flint & Co., New York. 1914, July 28:
Extent 1l. Typed.
[Concerning money to be placed at the disposition of I. Perches Enriquez, de la Garza's successor as Financial Agent of the Agencia Comercial y Financiera.]
JTelegrams. no date:
Extent 7l. Handwritten.
[Concerning funds from Flint and shipments of banknotes and cartridges; referring to Winfield.]

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