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

The Humanities Texas Grant collection features a wide variety of historical photographs, letters, and documents relevant to Texas history. Humanities Texas grants enable communities throughout the state to develop programs of local interest promoting heritage, culture, and education.

Lorenzo de Zavala Online: Empresario, Statesman and Texas Revolutionary

Lorenzo de Zavala Online: Empresario, Statesman and Texas Revolutionary gathers materials from several diverse institutions, bringing them together in one virtual collection. Lorenzo de Zavala's remarkable accomplishments provide a tantalizing glimpse of this versatile individual--newspaperman, physician, public servant, empresario, diplomat, governor, statesman, and first interim Vice-President of the Republic of Texas.

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  • January 15, 1841

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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 December 4, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Texas State Library and Archives Commission.