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[Letter from Jose Maria Viesca, October 13, 1829]


Letter from Jose Maria Viesca to Lorenzo de Zavala: Tlalpam, October 13, 1829.

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Viesca, Jose Maria October 13, 1829.


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Letter from Jose Maria Viesca to Lorenzo de Zavala: Tlalpam, October 13, 1829.


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  • Accession or Local Control No: txu-dezavala-6-originales-10131829
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth5881


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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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  • October 13, 1829

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Viesca, Jose Maria. [Letter from Jose Maria Viesca, October 13, 1829], letter, October 13, 1829; ( accessed January 21, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History,; crediting The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History.