Revillagigedo, Juan Vicente Güémez Pacheco de Padilla Horcasitas y Aguayo, conde de, 1740-1799

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Dates:
Birth 1740
Death 1799-05-02

Biographical notes:

Juan Vicente Guémez Pacheco de Padilla Horcasitas y Aguayo, the count of Revillagigedo, served as the Viceroy of Mexico during the late 18th century.

From the description of Reglamento para el govierno que ha de observarse en el alumbrado de las Calles de Mexico, 1790, April 6-7. (Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens). WorldCat record id: 761929685

From the description of Letters to the Conde del Campo de Alange and Antonio Valdés y Bazán, 1793, April 30. (Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens). WorldCat record id: 762865871

From the description of Letter to Manuel Godoy, Duque de Alcudia, 1793, April 12. (Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens). WorldCat record id: 762865877

Spanish public official.

From the description of Conde de Revillagigedo collection, 1794. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79456263

Fifty-second Viceroy of New Spain.

From the description of Instruccion reservada del Rño. de N.E. : que el Exm̃o. Sõr Conde de Revillagigedo dió à su subcesor el Exm̃o. Sõr Marques de Branciforte, June 30, 1794. (University of Arizona). WorldCat record id: 28404289

Spanish soldier and administrator; captain of viceregal guard, Mexico; viceroy of Mexico (1788-94); on return to Spain was appointed director-general of artillery.

From the description of Instruccion del estado de esta America que entrego al tp̃o de su partida el Exm̃o Sr̃. Conde de Revilla Gigedo a su succesor en el Virreynato el Exm̃o Sr̃. Marques de Branciforte, 1794. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122510761

Fifty-second viceroy of New Spain and second count of Revillagigedo. Born 1740 in Havana, Cuba (son of the first count of Revillagigedo); died 1799 in Madrid, Spain. Known for his progressive administration as viceroy (1789-1794), during which he implemented the establishment of the Intendencias and mandated the creation of the Archivo General, the Museo de Historia Natural, colleges for mining and botany, and schools for Indians; the construction of roads and coastal defenses; city planning, especially in Mexico City; expeditions of exploration; and development of agriculture and industry. In his juicio de residencia the ayuntamiento of Mexico City brought many charges against Revillagigedo, of which he was completely absolved by the Council of the Indies.

From the description of Collection on the Segundo Conde de Revillagigedo, 1794-1906 (bulk 1794-1799). (University of Texas Libraries). WorldCat record id: 31795832

Juan Vicente Güémez Pacheco de Padilla Horcasitas y Aguayo Conde De Revilla Gigedo, Viceroy of Mexico.

From the description of Letters: to Sr. Dn. Alejandro Malaspina /by Conde de Revilla Gigedo, 1790 Dec 3. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702128567

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  • Actions and defenses
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  • Manuscripts--Specimens
  • Missionaries--History--18th century--Sources
  • Voyages around the world
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  • Street lighting--History--Sources
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  • Manuscripts, Spanish--Specimens
  • Missions--History--18th century--Sources

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