[Lorenzo de Zavala’s empresario contract]

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Terms and conditions of Lorenzo de Zavala's impresario contract. This copy dated 5/22/1830.

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Zavala, Lorenzo de May 22, 1830.

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Terms and conditions of Lorenzo de Zavala's impresario contract. This copy dated 5/22/1830.

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Leona Vicario, copy, 3 pp.

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  • For a copy of the complete expediente of this contract see Box 127:10, p. 63ff. (Leona Vicario, copy, 3 pp.)

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Lorenzo de Zavala Online: Empresario, Statesman and Texas Revolutionary

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See Also: : For a copy of the complete expediente of this contract see Box 127:10, p. 63ff. (Leona Vicario, copy, 3 pp.)

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  • May 22, 1830

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  • Aug. 25, 2005, 3:32 p.m.

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  • Nov. 4, 2008, 11:41 a.m.

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Zavala, Lorenzo de. [Lorenzo de Zavala’s empresario contract], letter, May 22, 1830; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth5854/: accessed September 24, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Texas General Land Office.