[Transcript of letter from Emily M. Austin Bryan to Stephen F. Austin, September 28, 1823]

One of 119 letters in the series: Austin Papers: Series II, Part II, 1818-1847 available on this site.

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Copy of transcript for a letter from Emily M. Austin Bryan to Stephen F. Austin outlining the state of her affairs after the passing of her husband James Bryan. Emily also discusses the death of a number of family friends, her desire to move to Texas, and warns Stephen not to return to the U.S. because of his outstanding debts.

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4 p. ; 28 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. September 28, 1823.

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Copy of transcript for a letter from Emily M. Austin Bryan to Stephen F. Austin outlining the state of her affairs after the passing of her husband James Bryan. Emily also discusses the death of a number of family friends, her desire to move to Texas, and warns Stephen not to return to the U.S. because of his outstanding debts.

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4 p. ; 28 cm.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: 2Q412
  • Accession or Local Control No: e_sfa_00188
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth216255

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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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  • September 28, 1823

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  • 1822 - 1824

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  • April 16, 2012, 5:53 p.m.

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[Transcript of letter from Emily M. Austin Bryan to Stephen F. Austin, September 28, 1823], letter, September 28, 1823; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth216255/: accessed December 6, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History.