[Transcript of letter from José Espinosa de los Monteras, February 18, 1826]

One of 57 letters in the series: Austin Papers: Series III, 1826 available on this site.

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Copy of transcript for a letter from José Espinosa de los Monteras relaying the information that President Guadalupe Victoria approves Arthur G. Wavell's colonization petition, however the colonists cannot occupy the right bank of the Red River for the Shawnee Indians legally own that land.

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1 p. ; 28 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. February 18, 1826.

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Copy of transcript for a letter from José Espinosa de los Monteras relaying the information that President Guadalupe Victoria approves Arthur G. Wavell's colonization petition, however the colonists cannot occupy the right bank of the Red River for the Shawnee Indians legally own that land.

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1 p. ; 28 cm.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: 2Q413
  • Accession or Local Control No: e_sfa_00457
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth216509

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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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  • February 18, 1826

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  • November 1825 - February 1826

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  • April 16, 2012, 5:53 p.m.

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  • June 6, 2012, 10:45 a.m.

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[Transcript of letter from José Espinosa de los Monteras, February 18, 1826], letter, February 18, 1826; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth216509/: accessed February 23, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History.