[Transcript of Letter from Stephen F. Austin to Dr. Mac, April 26, 1835]

One of 70 letters in the series: Austin Papers: Series IV, 1834-1835 (2 of 2) available on this site.

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Copy of transcript for a letter from Stephen F. Austin to Dr. Mac, in which Austin agrees that the time has come for war with Mexico. Austin also writes that his service to Texas, including his imprisonment in Mexico, has left him in debt.

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2 p. ; 28 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. April 26, 1835.

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Copy of transcript for a letter from Stephen F. Austin to Dr. Mac, in which Austin agrees that the time has come for war with Mexico. Austin also writes that his service to Texas, including his imprisonment in Mexico, has left him in debt.

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2 p. ; 28 cm.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: 2Q416
  • Accession or Local Control No: e_sfa_01726
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth217726

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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 26, 1835

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[Transcript of Letter from Stephen F. Austin to Dr. Mac, April 26, 1835], letter, April 26, 1835; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth217726/: accessed December 16, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History.