[Letter from John C. Wallis to J. D. and D. C. Giddings - June 16, 1871]

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Letter from John C. Wallis to J. D. and D. C. Giddings. Wallis expresses his consternation that he may have to pay the note that W. J. Armstrong made against Colonel Browning and himself. He is disappointed that Soule University did not protect him against the claim and insists that he will only pay it if Col. Browning pays half and if he can pay it after July 10th. If any more claims are made against him as a result of his holding the university's deed of trust, he will consult the Giddings brothers for legal assistance. Wallis ends by ... continued below

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[2] p. ; 29 x 16 cm.

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Wallis, John C. June 16, 1871.

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  • Main Title: [Letter from John C. Wallis to J. D. and D. C. Giddings - June 16, 1871]
  • Series Title: J. D. Giddings Collection

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Letter from John C. Wallis to J. D. and D. C. Giddings. Wallis expresses his consternation that he may have to pay the note that W. J. Armstrong made against Colonel Browning and himself. He is disappointed that Soule University did not protect him against the claim and insists that he will only pay it if Col. Browning pays half and if he can pay it after July 10th. If any more claims are made against him as a result of his holding the university's deed of trust, he will consult the Giddings brothers for legal assistance. Wallis ends by inquiring about claims that may have been settled already.

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[2] p. ; 29 x 16 cm.

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Funded in part by the Institute of Museum & Library Services and the Texas State Library & Archives Commission (2015).

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  • June 16, 1871

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Wallis, John C. [Letter from John C. Wallis to J. D. and D. C. Giddings - June 16, 1871], letter, June 16, 1871; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth595115/: accessed April 18, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Southwestern University.