Gobierno Supremo del Estado libre de Coahuila y Tejas, Decree No. 250

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Decree No. 250, Congress of Coahuila y Texas, dated January 27, 1834, granting an extension of four years for completion of the contracts of John McMullen and Lorenzo de Zavala. Transmitted by Seguín to the alcalde of Béxar.

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Coahuila and Texas (Mexico) January 27, 1834.

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Decree No. 250, Congress of Coahuila y Texas, dated January 27, 1834, granting an extension of four years for completion of the contracts of John McMullen and Lorenzo de Zavala. Transmitted by Seguín to the alcalde of Béxar.

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Monclova, imprint, 1 p.

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  • January 27, 1834

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Coahuila and Texas (Mexico). Gobierno Supremo del Estado libre de Coahuila y Tejas, Decree No. 250, letter, January 27, 1834; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth5848/: accessed November 19, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Texas General Land Office.