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  Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
 County: Orleans Parish, LA
 Decade: 1840-1849
[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
[Letter from Henri Castro to Ferdinand Louis Huth, February 18, 1845]

[Letter from Henri Castro to Ferdinand Louis Huth, February 18, 1845]

Date: February 18, 1845
Creator: Castro, Henri
Description: Letter from [Henri] Castro to [Ferdinand] Louis [Huth] announcing the arrival of 315 emigrants in two convoys under the direction of Rev. Pfanner. Signed H. Castro on February 18, 1845 in New Orleans.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
[Letter from Illies & Co. to Ferdinand Louis Huth, October 13, 1849]

[Letter from Illies & Co. to Ferdinand Louis Huth, October 13, 1849]

Date: October 13, 1849
Creator: Illies & Co.
Description: Letter from Illies & Co. to [Ferdinand Louis] Huth sympathizing with Huth's hard times, giving his negative opinion of Castro, discussing the great sums of money Castro owes him and asking if Huth can prevent the colonists from cutting down pecan trees that need centuries to grow. Signed Illies & Co. on October 13, 1849 in New Orleans.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
[Transcript of an Extract of a Letter from Ad Interim President Burnet to Mary Austin Holley, April 25, 1844]

[Transcript of an Extract of a Letter from Ad Interim President Burnet to Mary Austin Holley, April 25, 1844]

Date: April 25, 1844
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy of transcript for a letter from Ad Interim President Burnet to Mary Austin Holley, in which Burnet describes his ideas of Stephen F. Austin. Burnet praises Austin's character and offers an explanation for Austin's name slipping into relative obscurity among younger Texans, while Sam Houston rose in popularity.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
[Transcript of land agreement between Stephen F. Austin and Barnard E. Bee, April 27, 1842]

[Transcript of land agreement between Stephen F. Austin and Barnard E. Bee, April 27, 1842]

Date: April 27, 1842
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy of transcript for an agreement for land sold by Stephen F. Austin to Barnard E. Bee on November 25, 1836.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
[Transcript of Letter from George L. Hammeken to Guy M. Bryan, February 28, 1844]

[Transcript of Letter from George L. Hammeken to Guy M. Bryan, February 28, 1844]

Date: February 28, 1844
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy of transcript for a letter from George L. Hammeken to Guy M. Bryan in which Hammeken recounts events from Hammeken's long acquaintance with Stephen F. Austin. Subjects include: Hammeken's plan to help Austin escape from one of several prisons where he was detained, Austin's views on statehood and independence, Austin's death, and general reflections on Austin's character.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
[Transcript of letter from James F. Perry to Guy M. Bryan, May 8, 1844]

[Transcript of letter from James F. Perry to Guy M. Bryan, May 8, 1844]

Date: May 8, 1844
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy of transcript for a letter from James F. Perry to Guy M. Bryan giving information about the history of Moses Austin and his various land holdings.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
[Transcript of Letter from James F. Perry to Guy M. Bryan, May 8, 1844]

[Transcript of Letter from James F. Perry to Guy M. Bryan, May 8, 1844]

Date: May 8, 1844
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy of transcript for a letter from James F. Perry to Guy M. Bryan, in which Perry provides a short biography of Bryan's grandfather, as well as, advice regarding business and legal matters.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
[Transcript of letter from Mary Austin Holley to Emily M. Austin Bryan Perry, April 12, 1844]

[Transcript of letter from Mary Austin Holley to Emily M. Austin Bryan Perry, April 12, 1844]

Date: April 12, 1844
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy of transcript for a letter from Mary Austin Holley to Emily M. Austin Bryan Perry requesting papers to begin a biography of Stephen F. Austin.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
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