[Transcript of Letters from Reason Mercer and Thomas H. Borden to Gail Borden, March 17th, 1835] Metadata

Metadata describes a digital item, providing (if known) such information as creator, publisher, contents, size, relationship to other resources, and more. Metadata may also contain "preservation" components that help us to maintain the integrity of digital files over time.

Title

  • Main Title [Transcript of Letters from Reason Mercer and Thomas H. Borden to Gail Borden, March 17th, 1835]
  • Series Title Austin Papers: Series IV, 1834-1835 (1 of 2)

Contributor

  • Author: Borden, Thomas Henry, 1804-1877
    Contributor Type: Personal
  • Author: Mercer, Reason
    Contributor Type: Personal

Date

  • Creation: 1835-03-17

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: Copy of transcript for letters addressed to Gail Borden, Jr.. The first letter appearing on the transcript is from Reason Mercer to Gail Borden in which Mercer requests that Borden send a copy of a deed for land purchased on behalf of Thomas H. Borden in Mercer's name. The second letter on the transcript is from Thomas H. Borden to Gail Borden in which T. Borden also asks G. Borden to send Mercer the land deed. Additionally, T. Borden provides news regarding the labor situation and local events.
  • Physical Description: 1 p. ; 28 cm.

Subject

  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Social Life and Customs - Correspondence
  • Keyword: Ginning
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Government and Law - Legal Documents - Deeds
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Labor

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States
  • Time Period: mex-tex
  • Place Name: United States - Kentucky - Jefferson County - Louisville
  • Historic Place Name: Mexico - Coahuila y Texas - San Felipe de Austin

Collection

  • Name: Moses and Stephen F. Austin Papers
    Code: AUSTIN

Institution

  • Name: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
    Code: CAH

Resource Type

  • Letter

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: 2Q415
  • Accession or Local Control No: e_sfa_01643

Note