[Transcript of Letter from S. Reed to Stephen F. Austin, September 15, 1830]

One of 95 letters in the series: Austin Papers: Series IV, 1830 available on this site.

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Copy of transcript for a letter from S. Reed to Stephen F. Austin, in which Reed informs Austin of his intentions to relocate to the colony. Reed acknowledges the requirement to apply for land in person, but appeals to Austin to reserve one league of land on his behalf.

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1 p. ; 28 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. September 15, 1830.

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Copy of transcript for a letter from S. Reed to Stephen F. Austin, in which Reed informs Austin of his intentions to relocate to the colony. Reed acknowledges the requirement to apply for land in person, but appeals to Austin to reserve one league of land on his behalf.

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1 p. ; 28 cm.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: 2Q415
  • Accession or Local Control No: e_sfa_01426
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth218100

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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." The letters cover significant events in Texas history including its colonization; the events leading up to and including the Revolution; and the early months of the Republic of Texas; as well as information about the Austin family and their personal and business activities.

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  • September 15, 1830

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[Transcript of Letter from S. Reed to Stephen F. Austin, September 15, 1830], letter, September 15, 1830; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth218100/: accessed December 8, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History.