[Letter from Martin Perfecto de Cos to Political Chief of Nacogdoches] August 8th, 1835

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Transcribes a communication from the War department stating the refusal of Lorenzo Zavala to present himself in Mexico to render account of his diplomatic commission to the court of France, and that as it is known that said Zavala had landed at Brazoria coming from New Orleans, to endeavour by all possible means to have him arrested he being a very dangerous person under the present circumstances, and to send him to the disposal of the Supreme Government

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de Cos, Martin Perfecto August 8, 1835.

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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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Transcribes a communication from the War department stating the refusal of Lorenzo Zavala to present himself in Mexico to render account of his diplomatic commission to the court of France, and that as it is known that said Zavala had landed at Brazoria coming from New Orleans,
to endeavour by all possible means to have him arrested he being a very dangerous person under the present circumstances, and to send him to the disposal of the Supreme Government

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Lorenzo de Zavala Online: Empresario, Statesman and Texas Revolutionary

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  • August 8, 1835

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  • June 9, 2006, 4:54 p.m.

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de Cos, Martin Perfecto. [Letter from Martin Perfecto de Cos to Political Chief of Nacogdoches] August 8th, 1835, letter, August 8, 1835; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth3394/: accessed March 24, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Texas State Library and Archives Commission.