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[Transcript of Letter from José María de Aguirre, September 12, 1835]

Description: Copy of transcript for a letter from José María de Aguirre to a political chief, on September 12, 1835, discussing men who want to acquire land from the government, but were unable to due to a new law.
Date: September 12, 1835
Creator: Aguirre, José María de
Item Type: Letter
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Transcript of a List of Names, December 22, 1831]

Description: Copy of transcript for a list of the names of citizens who have been given land by Gaspar Flores, drawn up by Miguel Arciniega on December 22, 1831. It lists the quantity of land, and their qualifications.
Date: December 22, 1831
Creator: Arciniega, Miguel
Item Type: Letter
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Transcript of Letter from Mary W. W. Ashley to Emily Austin Perry, January 16, 1830]

Description: Copy of transcript for a letter from Mary W. W. Ashley to Emily Austin Perry, on January 16, 1830, urging her to write Ashley, and informing her of the relocation of her mother and father to Little Rock. She also sends her condolences upon the death of James Austin.
Date: January 16, 1830
Creator: Ashley, Mary W. W.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Transcript of Letter from Eliza M. Westall Austin to Stephen F. Austin]

Description: Copy of transcript for a letter from Eliza Martha Westall Austin to Stephen F. Austin, around 1829, discussing the recent death of her husband, the growth of her son, and the clothes she has sent to Austin.
Date: 1829~
Creator: Austin, Eliza Martha Westall
Item Type: Letter
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Transcript of Letter from Eliza M. Westall Austin to Stephen F. Austin, 1829~]

Description: Copy of transcript for a letter from Eliza Martha Westall Austin to Stephen F. Austin, about 1829, discussing the recent death of her husband, her decision not to live with her father, and how happy she was living with her husband. She also asks for Austin's advice.
Date: 1829~
Creator: Austin, Eliza Martha Westall
Item Type: Letter
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Transcript of a List of Tools, February 23, 1810]

Description: Copy of transcript of a list of tools for use by J. Austin at the Tan Yard plantation, on February 23, 1810, including farming equipment and cooking utensils.
Date: February 23, 1810
Creator: Austin, J. & Austin, Moses
Item Type: Letter
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Transcript of Letter from James Austin to Moses Austin, September 24, 1816]

Description: Copy of transcript for a letter from James B. Austin to Moses Austin, on September 24, 1816, making his excuses for not writing and listing the letters he has received from his father. He also mentions going to a commencement with a friend, and asks the month of his birth.
Date: September 24, 1816
Creator: Austin, James Elijah Brown
Item Type: Letter
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Transcript of Letter from James Austin to Stephen F. Austin, March 19, 1829]

Description: Copy of transcript for a letter from James Elijah Brown Austin to Stephen F. Austin, on March 19, 1829, discussing the sale of a lot, which had been promised to Mrs. Picket by Stephen, to a Mr. Battles instead. James notes that Battles has paid for and intends to keep up the lot, while Mrs. Picket has arranged to acquire it for free.
Date: March 19, 1829
Creator: Austin, James Elijah Brown
Item Type: Letter
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Transcript of letter from James Austin to Stephen F. Austin, March 29, 1829]

Description: Copy of transcript for a letter from James Austin to Stephen F. Austin, on March 29, 1829, offering a brief report on a variety of matters including a land deal between Mr. Battles and Doc. Knuckols, James' desire to build a home, his missing mare, and John Austin running his boat aground.
Date: March 29, 1829
Creator: Austin, James Elijah Brown
Item Type: Letter
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Transcript of Letter from James Austin to Stephen F. Austin, March 29, 1829]

Description: Copy of transcript for a letter from James Elijah Brown Austin to Stephen F. Austin, on March 29, 1829, discussing the sale of a plot of land to a Mr. Battles, the loss of a horse, and the letters and money to be sent between the brothers.
Date: March 29, 1829
Creator: Austin, James Elijah Brown
Item Type: Letter
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Transcript of Letter from John Austin, July 23, 1832]

Description: Copy of transcript for a letter from John Austin, on July 23, 1832, discussing a man who works at a port and is asking that his job not be taken away.
Date: July 23, 1832
Creator: Austin, John
Item Type: Letter
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History