[Transcript of Letter from S. Rhoads Fisher to Gail Borden Jr., April 21, 1835]

One of 91 letters in the series: Austin Papers: Series IV, 1834-1835 (1 of 2) available on this site.

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Copy of transcript for a letter from S. Rhoads Fisher to Gail Borden Jr., in which Rhoads requests that Borden expedite the transfer of deeds (for the parties he is representing in the acquisition of three leagues of land). He is willing to wait if Col. Austin or Mr. Williams are expected to return soon, so that they can point out more valuable leagues than the ones he has selected.

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1 p. ; 28 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. April 21, 1835.

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Copy of transcript for a letter from S. Rhoads Fisher to Gail Borden Jr., in which Rhoads requests that Borden expedite the transfer of deeds (for the parties he is representing in the acquisition of three leagues of land). He is willing to wait if Col. Austin or Mr. Williams are expected to return soon, so that they can point out more valuable leagues than the ones he has selected.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: 2Q415
  • Accession or Local Control No: e_sfa_01665
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth217670

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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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  • April 21, 1835

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[Transcript of Letter from S. Rhoads Fisher to Gail Borden Jr., April 21, 1835], letter, April 21, 1835; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth217670/: accessed October 23, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History.