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[Letter from Mariano Arizcorreta to Valentin Gomez Farias, August 6, 1833]

[Letter from Mariano Arizcorreta to Valentin Gomez Farias, August 6, 1833]

Date: August 6, 1833
Creator: Arizcorreta, Maro.
Description: Letter from Mariano Arizcorreta to Valentin Gomez Farias, about the probable arrival on the insurrectionists to San Gabriel.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
[Letter from Baradere to de Valle, February 3, 1836]

[Letter from Baradere to de Valle, February 3, 1836]

Date: February 3, 1836
Creator: Baradere
Description: Letter from Baradere to de Valle, February 3, 1836. Discussing letters to Mexia, the triumph of Farias and inactivity of de Zavala.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
[Letter from Baradere to Valentin Gomez Farias, April 2, 1836]

[Letter from Baradere to Valentin Gomez Farias, April 2, 1836]

Date: April 2, 1836
Creator: Baradere
Description: Letter from Baradere to Valentin Gomez Farias, being thankful to him for his attention, and being sorry that Zavala gave up his Mexican citizenship.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
[Decree relative to the Catholic churches, January 13, 1841]

[Decree relative to the Catholic churches, January 13, 1841]

Date: January 13, 1841
Creator: Burnet, David G.
Description: A decree stating that the churches in and around the vicinity of San Antonio will be used for religious and education purposes only. January 13, 1841.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
[Draft of letter from Valentin Gomez Farias to Crescencio Rejón]

[Draft of letter from Valentin Gomez Farias to Crescencio Rejón]

Date: November 19, 1844
Creator: Gomez Farias, Valentin
Description: Rough draft of an unfinished letter, to Crescencio Rejón from Valentin Gomez Farias, on necessity of a change in Mexico. ] New Orleans
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
[Draft of letter from Valentin Gomez Farias to General Adrian Woll, Noveber 22, 1844]

[Draft of letter from Valentin Gomez Farias to General Adrian Woll, Noveber 22, 1844]

Date: November 22, 1844
Creator: Gomez Farias, Valentin
Description: Draft of letter from Valentin Gomez Farias to General Adrian Woll, discussing the evil brought to Mexico by Santa Anna.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
[Manifiesto de Liorna.]

[Manifiesto de Liorna.]

Date: September 27, 1823
Creator: Iturbide, Agustin de
Description: Handwritten document in multiple languages which discusses biographical and political information from Agustín de Iturbide's notes.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
[Manifiesto o Memoria.]

[Manifiesto o Memoria.]

Date: September 27, 1823
Creator: Iturbide, Agustín de, 1783-1824
Description: Document handwritten by Agustín de Iturbide, containing a summary of the Revolution as well as the establishment and end of the Empire.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
[Copy of the Constitution of the Republic of Texas, March 17, 1836]

[Copy of the Constitution of the Republic of Texas, March 17, 1836]

Date: March 17, 1836
Creator: Kimble, H. S.
Description: Copy of the Constitution of the Republic of Texas, transcribed by Secretary of Convention, Henry S. Kimble: March 17, 1836.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
[Letter from Manuel to Veramendi, September 30, 1829]

[Letter from Manuel to Veramendi, September 30, 1829]

Date: September 30, 1829
Creator: Manuel
Description: Letter from Manuel to Veramendi, September 30, 1829, referring to the triumph against the Spaniards. Reference to: Invention of Perinoll(?); charges against Zavala; passport of Poinsett; promotion of Lieutenant Colonel Palomino and Colonel Basadre; Santa Anna.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
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