[Transcript of letter from Ferguson and Co. to James F. Perry, February 17, 1831]

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Copy of transcript for a letter from Ferguson and Co. to James F. Perry, confirming the shipment of cloth for Stephen F. Austin's military uniform, inquiring about the delivery of Perry's goods to Texas, and offering their condolences for Samuel Perry's death.

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1 p. ; 28 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. February 17, 1831.

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Copy of transcript for a letter from Ferguson and Co. to James F. Perry, confirming the shipment of cloth for Stephen F. Austin's military uniform, inquiring about the delivery of Perry's goods to Texas, and offering their condolences for Samuel Perry's death.

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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 Ferguson & Co. to James Perry, February 17, 1831]

Copy of transcript for a letter from Ferguson & Co. to James F. Perry, on February 17, 1831, informing him that they have sent the cloth for Stephen F. Austin's coat to Austin & Taylor in New York, and offering their condolences on the death of Samuel Perry.

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[Transcript of letter from Ferguson and Co. to James F. Perry, February 17, 1831], letter, February 17, 1831; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth216293/: accessed December 16, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History.