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Lorenzo de Zavala to Stephen F. Austin, November 30th 1835

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Concerning a league of land for his family, the Consultation, and his general situation. Austin’s instruction to Gail Borden about Zavala’s land are included with this document.

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Zavala, Lorenzo de, 1788-1836 November 30, 1835.

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Concerning a league of land for his family, the Consultation, and his general situation. Austin’s instruction to Gail Borden about Zavala’s land are included with this document.

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Lynchburg, A.L.S., 3 pp.

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  • November 30, 1835

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  • Aug. 25, 2005, 4:15 p.m.

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Zavala, Lorenzo de, 1788-1836. Lorenzo de Zavala to Stephen F. Austin, November 30th 1835, letter, November 30, 1835; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth5850/: accessed October 28, 2020), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Texas General Land Office.