Petition by Lorenzo de Zavala Jr. January 15th 1841

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Petition by Lorenzo de Zavala Jr. for compensation for losses sustained by the family when his father's house was taken over for a hospital by the Texan Army

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de Zavala Jr., Lorenzo January 15, 1841.

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Texas State Library and Archives Commission

The Texas State Library and Archives Commission contributes select items for the Lorenzo de Zavala Online: Empresario, Statesman and Texas Revolutionary collection. Three times de Zavala resigned as the interim Vice-President of the Republic of Texas, and all of those letters can be found here, along with correspondence to or from Enrique Rueg, J. Benito Camacho, David G. Burnet, J. Mariano Irala, Jorge Antonio Nixon, Joaquin Noriega, Archivaldo Hopkins, and Philip Dimmitt.

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Petition by Lorenzo de Zavala Jr. for compensation for losses sustained by the family when his father's house was taken over for a hospital by the Texan Army

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Humanities Texas Grant

Since 1974, this grant has enabled communities develop local programs to promote heritage, culture, and education. This collection includes historical photographs, letters, and documents relevant to Texas history. More than 2,500 grants have been issued supporting a wide range of programs, including oral history projects, lectures, museum exhibits, and more.

Lorenzo de Zavala Online: Empresario, Statesman and Texas Revolutionary

These materials from several diverse institutions come together in one virtual collection that highlights Lorenzo de Zavala's accomplishments and impact. This project is supported in part by Humanities Texas, the state partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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  • January 15, 1841

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  • June 14, 2005, 12:08 p.m.

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  • April 9, 2007, 3:30 p.m.

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de Zavala Jr., Lorenzo. Petition by Lorenzo de Zavala Jr. January 15th 1841, letter, January 15, 1841; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth3380/: accessed March 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Texas State Library and Archives Commission.