[Transcript of letter from Stephen F. Austin to J. B. Miller and W. Grayson, May 13, 1835]

One of 127 letters in the series: Austin Papers: Series III, 1835 available on this site.

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Copy of transcript for a letter from Stephen F. Austin to J. B. Miller and W. Grayson informing them that the amnesty law published that month covers his case and that he will leave Mexico City after getting his bail bonds cancelled. Austin also mentions that Santa Anna has informed Austin that he is "friendly towards Texas." Austin asks Miller and Grayson to pass this letter along to his sister.

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1 p. ; 28 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. May 13, 1835.

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Copy of transcript for a letter from Stephen F. Austin to J. B. Miller and W. Grayson informing them that the amnesty law published that month covers his case and that he will leave Mexico City after getting his bail bonds cancelled. Austin also mentions that Santa Anna has informed Austin that he is "friendly towards Texas." Austin asks Miller and Grayson to pass this letter along to his sister.

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1 p. ; 28 cm.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: 2Q414
  • Accession or Local Control No: e_sfa_00815
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth216851

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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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  • May 13, 1835

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[Transcript of letter from Stephen F. Austin to J. B. Miller and W. Grayson, May 13, 1835], letter, May 13, 1835; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth216851/: accessed November 20, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History.