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[Transcript of a Bank Certificate, November 9, 1816]

Description: Copy of transcript for a certificate from the Bank of St. Louis noting that James Bryan is the proprietor of ten shares of the bank's capital stock.
Date: November 9, 1816
Creator: Simpson, R.
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Transcript of a Bill of Sale, September 6, 1805]

Description: Copy of transcript for a bill of sale between widow Marie Hubardeau and Moses Austin, on September 6, 1805, concerning the sale of a black slave woman, Lucile, and her mulatto son, Baptiste, in order to pay off Hubardeau's debts and mortgages.
Date: September 6, 1805
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Transcript of a Business Agreement, November 28, 1810]

Description: Copy of transcript for an agreement, on November 28, 1810, in which John Butler agrees to sell goods for Charles Austin so long as Butler collects his debts from Moses Austin.
Date: November 28, 1810
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Transcript of a Court Summons, August 9, 1816]

Description: Copy of transcript for a document summoning James Bryan and William Ousley to appear before Thomas Oliver at the Ste. Genevieve court.
Date: August 9, 1816
Creator: Oliver, Thomas
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Transcript of a Deed for Land, January 27, 1820]

Description: Copy of transcript for a deed of land bought by Moses Austin from Thomas Brock, on January 27, 1820.
Date: January 27, 1820
Creator: Brock, Thomas
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Transcript of a Document About Madred Claims, June 16, 1819]

Description: Copy of a transcript of a document, outlining the divvying up of the payment for the Madred claims between Stephen F. Austin, W. M. Obara, John Dorlac, T. B. Covoiser, and James Bryan.
Date: June 16, 1819
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Transcript of a Governmental Decree]

Description: Copy of transcript for a governmental decree, discussing the teaching of Spanish to Texas colonists, and giving Texas schools legal rights and regulations.
Date: unknown
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Transcript of a Handwritten Note]

Description: Copy of transcript of a handwritten note saying that the law about Texas applying for statehood has been omitted and summarizing what it said.
Date: April 1, 1833
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Transcript of a Handwritten Note, February 8, 1821]

Description: Copy of transcript of a handwritten note discussing the organization of the Eastern Interior Provinces of Mexico, and giving references to an explanation of the system as well as to a translation of a letter from Stephen F. Austin to Moses Austin.
Date: unknown
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Transcript of a Land Deed, June 10, 1820]

Description: Copy of transcript for a deed transferring land in Hempstead County, Arkansas Territory. from James Bryan to William Stevenson, on June 10, 1820.
Date: June 10, 1820
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Transcript of a Legal Document, February 1, 1825]

Description: Copy of transcript of a legal document in Spanish, asking that the Mexican Congress appoint a leader in Spanish Texas, and laying out a list of articles.
Date: February 1, 1825
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Transcript of a Legal Document Noting Debt, February 1, 1815]

Description: Copy of transcript for a legal document noting that James Bryan and Moses Austin owe $163 to the United States of America, as of February 1, 1815, in relation to Bryan's home distillery.
Date: February 1, 1815
Creator: Bryan, James & Austin, Moses
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Transcript of a Legal Document, November 8, 1827]

Description: Copy of transcript for a legal document, on November 8, 1827, concerning two men who inherited money, but came up against an issue with the law.
Date: November 8, 1827
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History