[Transcript of letter from Stephen Austin to James Austin, December 28, 1798]

One of 144 letters in the series: Austin Papers: Series II, Part I, 1794-1817 available on this site.

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Copy of transcript for a letter from Stephen Austin (Moses Austin's brother) to James Austin concerning staffing matters and the food supply at the mines in Virginia.

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2 p. ; 28 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. December 28, 1798.

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Copy of transcript for a letter from Stephen Austin (Moses Austin's brother) to James Austin concerning staffing matters and the food supply at the mines in Virginia.

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2 p. ; 28 cm.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: e_sfa_00009
  • Accession or Local Control No: 2Q412
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth215984

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Moses and Stephen F. Austin Papers

Personal and official records of Moses Austin and his son Stephen F. Austin, also known as "The Father of Texas." The letters cover significant events in Texas history including its colonization; the events leading up to and including the Revolution; and the early months of the Republic of Texas; as well as information about the Austin family and their personal and business activities.

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  • December 28, 1798

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[Transcript of letter from Stephen Austin to James Austin, December 28, 1798], letter, December 28, 1798; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth215984/: accessed December 10, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History.