Front Cover

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pp. 1-1

Title Page, Copyright Page

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pp. 2-6

Contents

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pp. 7-10

Illustrations

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pp. 11-13

General Introduction

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pp. 14-33

Document 1: Letter of Vázquez de Coronado to the King, December 15, 1538

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pp. 34-43

Document 2: Letter of Vázquez de Coronado to Viceroy Mendoza, March 8, 1539

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pp. 44-49

Document 3: Letter of Vázquez de Coronado to the King, July 15, 1539

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pp. 50-57

Document 4: Letter of the Viceroy to the King, 1539

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pp. 58-63

Document 5: Decree of the King Appointing Vázquez de Coronado Governor of Nueva Galicia, April 18, 1539

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pp. 64-71

Document 6: The Viceroy’s Instructions to Fray Marcos de Niza, November 1538, and Narrative Account by Fray Marcos de Niza, August 26, 1539

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pp. 72-101

Document 7: Letters from Antonio de Mendoza and Rodrigo de Albornoz, October 1539

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pp. 102-107

Document 8: Testimony of Witnesses in Habana Regarding Fray Marcos’s Discoveries, November 1539

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pp. 108-118

Document 9: The Viceroy’s Appointment of Vázquez de Coronado to Lead the Expedition, January 6, 1540

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pp. 119-126

Document 10: The King’s Confirmation of Vázquez de Coronado’s Appointment, June 11, 1540

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pp. 127-130

Document 11: Testimony of Juan Bermejo and of Vázquez de Coronado’s Purchasing Agent, Juan Fernández Verdejo, 1552

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pp. 131-147

Document 12: Muster Roll of the Expedition, Compostela, February 22, 1540

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pp. 148-176

Document 13: Record of Mexican Indians Participating in the Expedition, 1576

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pp. 177-183

Document 14: Hearing on Depopulation Charges, February 26, 1540

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pp. 184-197

Document 15: Narrative of Alarcón’s Voyage, 1540

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pp. 198-235

Document 16: The Viceroy’s Instructions to Hernando Alarcón, May 31, 1541

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pp. 236-245

Document 17: The Viceroy’s Letter to the King, Jacona, April 17, 1540

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pp. 246-254

Document 18: Hernán Cortés’s Brief to Carlos V Concerning the Injuries Done to Him by the Viceroy of Nueva España, June 25, 1540

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pp. 255-264

Document 19: Vázquez de Coronado’s Letter to the Viceroy, August 3, 1540

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pp. 265-283

Document 20: Formation of a Company between Mendoza and Pedro de Alvarado, Tiripitío, November 29, 1540

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pp. 284-297

Document 21: Account of Pedro de Alvarado’s Armada, 1541

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pp. 298-301

Document 22: Traslado de las Nuevas (Anonymous Narrative), 1540

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pp. 302-308

Document 23: La Relación Postrera de Cíbola (Fray Toribio de Benavente’s Narrative), 1540s

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pp. 309-315

Document 24: Hernando de Alvarado’s Narrative, 1540

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pp. 316-321

Document 25: Letter from Viceroy Mendoza to Fernández de Oviedo, October 6, 1541

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pp. 322-329

Document 26: Vázquez de Coronado’s Letter to the King, October 20, 1541

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pp. 330-338

Document 27: Disposal of the Juan Jiménez Estate, 1542 (Copy, 1550)

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pp. 339-390

Document 28: The Relación de la Jornada de Cíbola, Pedro de Castañeda de Nájera’s Narrative, 1560s (copy, 1596)

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pp. 391-506

Document 29: The Relación del Suceso (Anonymous Narrative), 1540s

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pp. 507-520

Document 30: Juan Jaramillo’s Narrative, 1560s

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pp. 521-537

Document 31: Juan Troyano’s Proof of Service, 1560

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pp. 538-545

Document 32: Melchior Pérez’s Petition for Preferment, 1551

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pp. 546-566

Document 33: Cristóbal de Escobar’s Proof of Service, 1543

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pp. 567-593

Document 34: Vázquez de Coronado’s Petition for Recovery of Encomiendas, 1553

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pp. 594-601

Acknowledgments

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pp. 602-603

Abbreviations Used in the Appendixes, Notes, and References

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pp. 604-604

Appendix 1: Biographical Data

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pp. 605-610

Appendix 2: Geographical Data

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pp. 611-617

Appendix 3: Known Members of the Coronado Expedition

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pp. 618-628

Appendix 4: Requerimiento

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pp. 629-632

Notes

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pp. 633-717

Glossary

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pp. 718-720

Bibliography

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pp. 721-736

Index

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pp. 737-759

About the Editors

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pp. 760-760

Back Cover

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pp. 761-761