[Decree relative to the Catholic churches, January 13, 1841]

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A decree stating that the churches in and around the vicinity of San Antonio will be used for religious and education purposes only. January 13, 1841.

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Burnet, David G. January 13, 1841.

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A decree stating that the churches in and around the vicinity of San Antonio will be used for religious and education purposes only. January 13, 1841.

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Benson Latin American Collection

Includes correspondences of Lorenzo de Zavala and other notable people in early Texas history. Funded in part by Humanities Texas, the state partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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  • January 13, 1841

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Burnet, David G. [Decree relative to the Catholic churches, January 13, 1841], letter, January 13, 1841; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth6707/: accessed June 28, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History.