[Transcript of Document Authorizing Moses Austin to Sell Goods, March 25, 1819]

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Copy of transcript of a legal document authorizing Moses Austin to sell merchandise in Missouri Territory upon payment of his taxes.

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1 p. ; 28 cm.

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Woodson, Sam March 25, 1819.

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Copy of transcript of a legal document authorizing Moses Austin to sell merchandise in Missouri Territory upon payment of his taxes.

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1 p. ; 28 cm.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: e_sfa_00335
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth216391

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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 permit for Moses Austin to sell merchandise in Missouri, March 25, 1819]

Copy of transcript for a permit granting Moses Austin the right to sell merchandise in Missouri Territory, signed by clerk Sam Woodson and Sheriff Andrew Scott.

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  • March 25, 1819

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Woodson, Sam. [Transcript of Document Authorizing Moses Austin to Sell Goods, March 25, 1819], letter, March 25, 1819; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth216391/: accessed August 20, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History.