[Transcript of Letter from Anthony Butler, December 8, 1835]

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Copy of transcript for a letter from Col. Anthony Butler refuting claims made against him by Parrot and others.

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4 p. ; 28 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. December 8, 1835.

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Copy of transcript for a letter from Col. Anthony Butler refuting claims made against him by Parrot and others.

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4 p. ; 28 cm.

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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 Anthony Butler, December 8, 1835] (Letter)

[Transcript of Letter from Anthony Butler, December 8, 1835]

Copy of transcript for a letter from Anthony Butler, on December 8, 1835, explaining the falsehoods that have been spread about money he supposedly owes, and going on to give his reasons for not associating with the man who first began them.

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[Transcript of Letter from Anthony Butler, December 8, 1835], letter, December 8, 1835; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth216309/: accessed September 30, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History.