[Baptismal confirmation for Henry, Zavala's adopted son]

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Baptismal confirmation which took place on May 7, 1832, for Emily West's son Henry, whom Lorenzo de Zavala adopted. Jose Trinidad Salgado as god parent.

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Varela, Felix June 21, 1832.

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Baptismal confirmation which took place on May 7, 1832, for Emily West's son Henry, whom Lorenzo de Zavala adopted. Jose Trinidad Salgado as god parent.

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Humanities Texas Grant

The Humanities Texas Grant collection features a wide variety of historical photographs, letters, and documents relevant to Texas history. Humanities Texas grants enable communities throughout the state to develop programs of local interest promoting heritage, culture, and education.

Lorenzo de Zavala Online: Empresario, Statesman and Texas Revolutionary

Lorenzo de Zavala Online: Empresario, Statesman and Texas Revolutionary gathers materials from several diverse institutions, bringing them together in one virtual collection. Lorenzo de Zavala's remarkable accomplishments provide a tantalizing glimpse of this versatile individual--newspaperman, physician, public servant, empresario, diplomat, governor, statesman, and first interim Vice-President of the Republic of Texas.

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  • June 21, 1832

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Varela, Felix. [Baptismal confirmation for Henry, Zavala's adopted son], letter, June 21, 1832; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth5918/: accessed September 25, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History.