[Transcript of Letter from George M. Patrick to Gail Borden, March 23, 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 George M. Patrick to Gail Borden, Jr., in which Patrick requests survey or map information concerning the meandering of the San Jacinto River between several leagues of private land. Patrick promises to compensate Borden for his trouble.

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1 p. ; 28 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. March 23, 1835.

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Copy of transcript for a letter from George M. Patrick to Gail Borden, Jr., in which Patrick requests survey or map information concerning the meandering of the San Jacinto River between several leagues of private land. Patrick promises to compensate Borden for his trouble.

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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_01646
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth218164

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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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  • March 23, 1835

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[Transcript of Letter from George M. Patrick to Gail Borden, March 23, 1835], letter, March 23, 1835; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth218164/: 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.