[Transcript of Obligation of Indenture binding Nancy Ann Morgan to James Morgan, April 28, 1834]

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Copy of transcript for an Obligation of Indenture binding Nancy Ann Morgan to James Morgan, describing the circumstances under which Nancy indebted herself to James Morgan, the terms of service, and the responsibilities of James Morgan to board, clothe and feed Nancy.

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2 p. ; 28 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. April 28, 1834.

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  • Dunlap, William D. Constitutional Commissario for the Precinct of Anahuac, he certified this Obligation of Indenture

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Copy of transcript for an Obligation of Indenture binding Nancy Ann Morgan to James Morgan, describing the circumstances under which Nancy indebted herself to James Morgan, the terms of service, and the responsibilities of James Morgan to board, clothe and feed Nancy.

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2 p. ; 28 cm.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: 2Q415
  • Accession or Local Control No: e_sfa_01598
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth218106

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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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  • April 28, 1834

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[Transcript of Obligation of Indenture binding Nancy Ann Morgan to James Morgan, April 28, 1834], letter, April 28, 1834; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth218106/: accessed January 18, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History.