García de Loaysa, Francisco (fl. 1540) to Francisco Vásquez de Coronado [in Spanish]
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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC04883 Author/Creator: García de Loaysa, Francisco (fl. 1540) Place Written: Madrid, Spain Type: Letter signed Date: 21 June 1540 Pagination: 1 p. : docket ; 27.8 x 20.8 cm.
Written on behalf of King Charles I of Spain (Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor), by the President of the Council of the Indies, Francisco García de Loaysa. Report of the Niza expedition. Authorizes Coronado's expedition to explore the heart of the North American continent.
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