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

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

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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.

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[4] p. ; 28 cm.

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Illies & Co. October 13, 1849.

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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.

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[4] p. ; 28 cm.

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Illies & Co. [Letter from Illies & Co. to Ferdinand Louis Huth, October 13, 1849], letter, October 13, 1849; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth188576/: accessed April 25, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History.