[Transcript of letters between Mary Austin Holley and Emily M. Austin Bryan Perry, March 23, 1844]

Description:

Copy of transcript for letters between Mary Austin Holley and Emily M. Austin Bryan Perry. Holley writes to Perry proposing to write a memoir or biography of Stephen F. Austin, as well as sends her regrets for not visiting her while in Texas. Perry responds with an approval of the biography project, but feels that writing a more complete version of early Texas history ought to wait out of respect for parties involved.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s):
Creation Date: March 23, 1844
Partner(s):
The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Collection(s):
Moses and Stephen F. Austin Papers
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Date(s):
  • Creation: March 23, 1844
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Galveston County - Galveston
Historic Place
Republic of Texas - Galveston County - Galveston
Place
United States - Texas
Historic Place
Republic of Texas
Place
United States - Kentucky - Lexington-Fayette Urban County - Lexington
Place
United States - Louisiana - Orleans Parish - New Orleans
Place
Mexico
Era
The Republic of Texas, 1836-1846
Date
1844  
Description:

Copy of transcript for letters between Mary Austin Holley and Emily M. Austin Bryan Perry. Holley writes to Perry proposing to write a memoir or biography of Stephen F. Austin, as well as sends her regrets for not visiting her while in Texas. Perry responds with an approval of the biography project, but feels that writing a more complete version of early Texas history ought to wait out of respect for parties involved.

Physical Description:

4 p. ; 28 cm.

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Keyword(s): Hammeken | Austin, Maj. | Hall, Edward | Williams | Hall, William | Hamican | Elliott, Capt. | Harpers | Morgan, Col. | Jackson, William | Burnet, Judge | Blanc | Perry, James Franklin, 1790-1853 | Austin, Eliza Martha Westall | Harry | Bryan, William Joel
Contributor(s):
Series Title: Austin Papers: Series II, Part II, 1818-1847
Partner:
The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Collection:
Moses and Stephen F. Austin Papers
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2Q412
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: e_sfa_00256
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth216320
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text