21 June 1540
GarcÃa de Loaysa, Francisco (fl. 1540)
Title: to Francisco VÃ¡squez de Coronado [in Spanish]
Written on behalf of King Charles I of Spain (Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor), by the President of the Council of the Indies, Francisco GarcÃa de Loaysa. Report of the Niza expedition. Authorizes Coronado's expedition to explore the heart of the North American continent.