Group Title: The Trinidad Historical Society 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
Subject: History -- Periodicals -- Trinidad   ( lcsh )
Genre: periodical   ( marcgt )
Spatial Coverage: Trinidad and Tobago -- Trinidad
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: VID00118
Source Institution: University of Florida
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Resource Identifier: oclc - 45882505

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Publication No. 180.

Report of Diego Martinez and Hernan Perez.

JUNE I9TH, 1597.

Source : --dditional Mss. 36317. British Museum. Published
by courtesy of the Trustees of the British Museum. Translated
from the Spanish.

The declaration of Diego Martine., Master and Hernan Perez,
sailor, both of the Frigate, Nuestra Senora de la Luz from
Caracas to San Lucar de Barrameda.

SUMMARY.-The Frigate arrived at the Island of
Margarita on January 23rd. The Indians of the distinct of
Santiago de Leon (Caracas) hal risen and were being
suppressed. The greater part of this town has been rebuilt.
There had been no corsairs on the coast since this said town
was burnt and (undecipherable) went along the coast to
Rio de la Hacha.
The Maestro de Campo, Domingo de Vera had reached
the Island of Trinidad in safety. On April 2Ist one of his
vessels brought 50 soldiers to Caracas who were to enter
and reach El Dorado by that way to the River Orinoco.
General Verrio had come to the Mainland with troops.
Two of his soldiers had taken authority from Francisco de Vides
and returned to settle the Island of Trinidad. On his arrival.
the said Maestro de Campo had seized them as rebels against
It was not yet known whether Verrio and Domingo de Vera
had yet met.

(The rest of the Statement refers to the homeward voyage.)

(The rest of the Statement refers to the homeward voyage.)

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