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  Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
 Decade: 1880-1889
 Language: French
[Letter from J. B. Bovelly to J. B. LaCoste, March 2, 1881]

[Letter from J. B. Bovelly to J. B. LaCoste, March 2, 1881]

Date: March 2, 1881
Creator: Bovelly, J. B.
Description: Letter from J. B. Bovelly to J. B. LaCoste regarding lands owned by Albert Huth. [Ferdinand] Louis Huth was paying taxes on the land but letters to him have gone unanswered. The family would like to know whose name the properties are listed under, whether taxes have been paid, whether the land can be sold and what might its value be. Signed J. B. Bovelly on March 2, 1881 in Galveston.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
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