[Letter from Henri Castro to Huth, Cupples, Bourgeois and Gentil, September 17, 1845]

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

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Letter from H[enr]i Castro to Huth, Cupples, Bourgeois and Gentil in which he introduces the bearer of the letter, Jean Joseph Bouche, and asks them to guide him and give him aid. Signed Hi. Castro Sept. 17, 1845 in Antwerp.

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[2] p. ; 26 cm.

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Castro, Henri September 17, 1845.

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Letter from H[enr]i Castro to Huth, Cupples, Bourgeois and Gentil in which he introduces the bearer of the letter, Jean Joseph Bouche, and asks them to guide him and give him aid. Signed Hi. Castro Sept. 17, 1845 in Antwerp.

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[2] p. ; 26 cm.

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  • September 17, 1845

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Castro, Henri. [Letter from Henri Castro to Huth, Cupples, Bourgeois and Gentil, September 17, 1845], letter, September 17, 1845; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth188466/: accessed December 16, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History.