Taking into consideration that the present Government
of Texas has lost the moral confidence of the
People and is therefore no longer able to carry
into effect their measures, I have to tender
my resignation as Vice President of the Republic
of Texas. Quintana 3rd June 1836.
Lorenzo de Zavala
de Zavala, Lorenzo. [Letter from Zavala to Prest/Cabinet] June 3rd 1836. The Portal to Texas History. http://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth3385/. Accessed March 17, 2014.