[Peters' Colony Flyer]

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Flyer from the Texan Emigration and Land Company addressing a raid of its offices that occurred in July of 1852. The flyer attempts to assuage the colonists' fears that the company plans to invalidate their claims. It also condemns the raiders who stole the colonists' claim paperwork.

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[1] p. ; 36 x 26 cm.

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Texan Emigration and Land Company 1852.

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Flyer from the Texan Emigration and Land Company addressing a raid of its offices that occurred in July of 1852. The flyer attempts to assuage the colonists' fears that the company plans to invalidate their claims. It also condemns the raiders who stole the colonists' claim paperwork.

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[1] p. ; 36 x 26 cm.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2013

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  • 1852

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  • July 17, 2014, 8:17 p.m.

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Texan Emigration and Land Company. [Peters' Colony Flyer], pamphlet, 1852; Stewartsville, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth435831/: accessed August 15, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Private Collection of Mary Newton Maxwell.