[Letter from Frank Johnson to Julia Zavala, July 24, 1882]

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Letter from Frank N. Johnson to Julia Zavala with handwritten copy of Captain R.M. Potter's account of Zavala's life taken from a paper furnished by Captain Potter himself. This biography of Zavala that Potter sketches deals mostly with his political life.

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Johnson, Frank N. & Potter, Robert M. July 24, 1882.

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Letter from Frank N. Johnson to Julia Zavala with handwritten copy of Captain R.M. Potter's account of Zavala's life taken from a paper furnished by Captain Potter himself. This biography of Zavala that Potter sketches deals mostly with his political life.

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Humanities Texas Grant

Since 1974, this grant has enabled communities develop local programs to promote heritage, culture, and education. This collection includes historical photographs, letters, and documents relevant to Texas history. More than 2,500 grants have been issued supporting a wide range of programs, including oral history projects, lectures, museum exhibits, and more.

Lorenzo de Zavala Online: Empresario, Statesman and Texas Revolutionary

These materials from several diverse institutions come together in one virtual collection that highlights Lorenzo de Zavala's accomplishments and impact. This project is supported in part by Humanities Texas, the state partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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  • July 24, 1882

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Johnson, Frank N. & Potter, Robert M. [Letter from Frank Johnson to Julia Zavala, July 24, 1882], letter, July 24, 1882; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth5876/: accessed March 26, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History.