[Transcript of letter from E. A. Elliott to James Bryan, October 29, 1820]

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Copy of transcript for a letter from E. A. Elliott to James Bryan discussing matters in Arkansas Territory and encouraging James Bryan to return to Arkansas Territory to attend to his affairs.

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3 p. ; 28 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. October 29, 1820.

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Copy of transcript for a letter from E. A. Elliott to James Bryan discussing matters in Arkansas Territory and encouraging James Bryan to return to Arkansas Territory to attend to his affairs.

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3 p. ; 28 cm.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: 2Q412
  • Accession or Local Control No: e_sfa_00178
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Moses and Stephen F. Austin Papers

The Moses and Stephen F. Austin Papers consist primarily of the personal and official records of Moses Austin (1761-1821), and his son Stephen F. Austin (1793-1836) who carried out his father's plan for the Anglo colonization of Mexican Texas. Included is material related to the history and early peregrinations of the Austin family, especially their years in Missouri; their business activities, including the lead mines, store and banking investments; the pursuit of both men for permission to colonize and Stephen F. Austin's management of the resulting colony; the events leading up to the Texas Revolution and then the Revolution itself; and the first few months of the Republic of Texas. There is also a small cache of later family correspondence on historical topics.

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[Transcript of Letter from E. A. Elliott to James Bryan, October 29, 1820]

Copy of transcript for a letter from Elias Austin Elliott to James Bryan, on October 29, 1820, encouraging Bryan to return to Arkansas Territory to tend to his affairs.

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  • October 29, 1820

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  • 1820 - 1821

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[Transcript of letter from E. A. Elliott to James Bryan, October 29, 1820], letter, October 29, 1820; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth216245/: accessed September 28, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History.