Group Title: The Trinidad Historical Society publication.
Title: Publication
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Title: Publication
Physical Description: no. : ; 26 cm.
Language: English
Creator: Historical Society of Trinidad and Tobago
Publisher: s.n.
Place of Publication: Port-of-Spain
Publication Date: 1932?-52?
Frequency: irregular
completely irregular
 Subjects
Subject: History -- Periodicals -- Trinidad   ( lcsh )
Genre: periodical   ( marcgt )
Spatial Coverage: Trinidad and Tobago -- Trinidad
 Notes
Dates or Sequential Designation: no. 1-1042.
Numbering Peculiarities: Ceased publication.
Issuing Body: Issued 1932-35 by the society under its earlier name: Trinidad Historical Society.
General Note: Reprints of documents relating to the history of Trinidad.
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Bibliographic ID: UF00080962
Volume ID: VID00258
Source Institution: University of Florida
Rights Management: All rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier: oclc - 45882505

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7/2/1657.



I I

THE HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF TRINIDAD
AND TOBAGO.


Publication No. 270.


A Report from the Council of the Indies to the King.

Source :-British Museum. Additional Mss. 36330.
Published by courtesy of the Trustees of the British Museum.
Translated from the Spanish.

MADRID,
7h February, 1657.

SUMMARY.
The Council reports that Don Martin de Mendoca, the
Governor ef the Island of Trinidad and the Province of
Guayana, has died.

This Governorship is an appointment for a period of
five years and the salary is fixed at 3,000 ducats a year.

The Council recommended for this post Don Lorenzo
de Cienfuegos now with the Armada at Cadiz but he declined
to accept this post.

The Council then recommended Don Gaspar de Artega,
Captain of Curassiers, but he also declined the appointment.

The Council then recommended Don Francisco de
Santillana y Argote who had been Governor of Margarita
and who was then in Spain. He also declined this
appointment.

The Council finally recommended Don Pedro de Viedma
who was duly appointed.







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