[Letter from Henri Castro to Ferdinand Louis Huth, August 15, 1845]

One of 522 letters in the series: Huth (Ferdinand Louis) Papers available on this site.

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Letter from [Henri] Castro to [Ferdinand] Louis [Huth] announcing that he has won his lawsuit. He instructs him to have Dr. Cupples go to Galveston to meet Mr. Maqueray and route the new colonists through Corpus Christi. He includes details of Huth's appointment as Director and three other commissions. A postscript states that Mr. Maqueray will be unable to leave and a replacement must be found. Signed Hr. Castro on August 15, 1845 in Antwerp.

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[4] p. ; 28 cm.

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Castro, Henri August 15, 1845.

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Letter from [Henri] Castro to [Ferdinand] Louis [Huth] announcing that he has won his lawsuit. He instructs him to have Dr. Cupples go to Galveston to meet Mr. Maqueray and route the new colonists through Corpus Christi. He includes details of Huth's appointment as Director and three other commissions. A postscript states that Mr. Maqueray will be unable to leave and a replacement must be found. Signed Hr. Castro on August 15, 1845 in Antwerp.

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[4] p. ; 28 cm.

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  • August 15, 1845

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  • August 15, 1845 - August 24, 1845

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  • Oct. 11, 2011, 4:13 p.m.

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  • Nov. 23, 2011, 1:18 p.m.

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Castro, Henri. [Letter from Henri Castro to Ferdinand Louis Huth, August 15, 1845], letter, August 15, 1845; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth188464/: accessed November 17, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History.