[Transcript of Letter from Sam Houston to Col. Joseph Ellis, June 1847]

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Transcript of a letter from Sam Houston to Col. Joseph Ellis discussing a prior letter, Houston's journey, and the many illnesses being suffered by their mutual acquaintances. The outside of the letter contains the postage information.

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[1] p.

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  • Main Title: [Transcript of Letter from Sam Houston to Col. Joseph Ellis, June 1847]
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Transcript of a letter from Sam Houston to Col. Joseph Ellis discussing a prior letter, Houston's journey, and the many illnesses being suffered by their mutual acquaintances. The outside of the letter contains the postage information.

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[1] p.

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[Letter from Sam Houston to Col. Joseph Ellis, June 1847]

Letter from Sam Houston to Col. Joseph Ellis discussing a prior letter, Houston's journey, and the many illnesses being suffered by their mutual acquaintances. The outside of the letter contains the postage information.

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[Transcript of Letter from Sam Houston to Col. Joseph Ellis, June 1847], letter, Date Unknown; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth866221/: accessed October 14, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Hardin-Simmons University Library.