[Transcript of letter from Emily M. Austin Bryan Perry to Stephen F. Austin, March 20, 1830]

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Copy of transcript for a letter from Emily M. Austin Bryan Perry to Stephen F. Austin, in which Emily expresses her desire to have their parents bodies moved and a monument constructed for them, as well as her wish to compile a family history with Stephen's help.

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6 p. ; 28 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. March 20, 1830.

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Copy of transcript for a letter from Emily M. Austin Bryan Perry to Stephen F. Austin, in which Emily expresses her desire to have their parents bodies moved and a monument constructed for them, as well as her wish to compile a family history with Stephen's help.

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6 p. ; 28 cm.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: e_sfa_00216
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth216283

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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." They cover significant events in Texas history, from colonization and the revolution to the early Republic of Texas.

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[Transcript of Letter from Emily Austin Perry to Stephen F. Austin, March 20, 1830]

Copy of transcript for a letter from Emily Austin Perry to Stephen F. Austin, on March 20, 1830, discussing her excitement at her husband's agreement to move to Texas, and her wish that her parents be laid to rest in a graveyard rather than a field.

[Transcript of Letter from Emily Austin Perry to Stephen F. Austin, March 20, 1830], e_sfa_00608, ark:/67531/metapth216654

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  • March 20, 1830

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  • 1784 - 1830

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  • April 16, 2012, 5:53 p.m.

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[Transcript of letter from Emily M. Austin Bryan Perry to Stephen F. Austin, March 20, 1830], letter, March 20, 1830; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth216283/: accessed November 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History.