[Transcript of Letter from Stephen F. Austin, May 7, 1817]

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Copy of a transcript of a letter from Stephen F. Austin to F. Douglass, J. Connor, and I. Rector, on May 7, 1817, addressing their request that he suspend his business with a Mr. Filcken for four or five days, saying that he will do so because of a recent injury to his eye.

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2 p. ; 28 cm.

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Austin, Stephen F. May 7, 1817.

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Copy of a transcript of a letter from Stephen F. Austin to F. Douglass, J. Connor, and I. Rector, on May 7, 1817, addressing their request that he suspend his business with a Mr. Filcken for four or five days, saying that he will do so because of a recent injury to his eye.

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2 p. ; 28 cm.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: 2Q406
  • Accession or Local Control No: e_sfa_00305
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth216368

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  • [Transcript of letter from Stephen F. Austin regarding Mr. Pilcher, May 17, 1817], e_sfa_00136, ark:/67531/metapth216205

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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 Stephen F. Austin regarding Mr. Pilcher, May 17, 1817] (Letter)

[Transcript of letter from Stephen F. Austin regarding Mr. Pilcher, May 17, 1817]

Copy of transcript for a letter from Stephen F. Austin to F. Douglass, J. Connor, and L. Rector pertaining to Austin suspending his dealings with Mr. Pilcher. Austin felt that Mr. Pilcher violated his "masonic ties" with him, but respected the wishes of the lodge.

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[Transcript of letter from Stephen F. Austin regarding Mr. Pilcher, May 17, 1817], e_sfa_00136, ark:/67531/metapth216205

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  • May 7, 1817

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Austin, Stephen F. [Transcript of Letter from Stephen F. Austin, May 7, 1817], letter, May 7, 1817; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth216368/: accessed December 15, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History.