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[Transcript of colonization contract between Stephen F. Austin and Hugh McDonald, April 1, 1820]
Copy of transcript for a colonization contract between Stephen F. Austin and Hugh McDonald stipulating fees, terms, and the location of McDonald's lands.
[Transcript of letter from Stephen F. Austin, January 1, 1830]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Stephen F. Austin.
[Transcript of letter from Edward L. Pettit to Stephen F. Austin, January 2, 1830]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Edward L. Pettit to Stephen F. Austin explaining that Pettit has been authorized by J. W. Breedlove to accept and pay Dr. Hutchinson's draft.
[Transcript of Letter from Mary W. W. Ashley to Emily Austin Perry, January 16, 1830]
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.
[Transcript of Letters from Emily and James Perry to Stephen F. Austin, February 7, 1830]
Copy of transcript letters from Emily Austin Bryan Perry and James Perry to Stephen F. Austin, on February 7, 1830. Mrs. Perry discusses Stephen's health and his wish for her and her husband to join him in Mexico. Mr. Perry adds a note discussing his reasons for note moving to Mexico.
[Transcript of letter from W. B. White to Stephen F. Austin, February 24, 1830]
Copy of transcript for a letter from W. B. White to Stephen F. Austin, informing Austin that he had selected lands and would return to Texas in a few months.
[Transcript of letter from Anthony Winston to Stephen F. Austin, February 25, 1830]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Anthony Winston to Stephen F. Austin, introducing Mr. Ephram Anderson who is looking to settle in Texas.
[Transcript of letter from Anthony Winston to Stephen F. Austin, February 25, 1830]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Anthony Winston to Stephen F. Austin, introducing Mr. Milton I. Anderson, who wishes to settle in Austin's colony.
[Transcript of letter from Anthony Winston to Stephen F. Austin, February 29, 1830]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Anthony Winston to Stephen F. Austin, introducing Mr. William Strape who wishes to settle in Texas.
[Transcript of Letter from James Perry to Stephen F. Austin, March 1, 1830]
Copy of transcript for a letter from James F. Perry to Stephen F. Austin, on March 1, 1830, discussing Perry's intent to travel with his family to Mexico to visit Austin.
[Transcript of commentary on a proposed law pertaining to duties on importations in Mexico, March 18, 1830]
Copy of transcript for commentary on a proposed Mexican law pertaining to duties on importations. The author also addresses arguments relating to counterfeit currency and nationalized banks.
[Transcript of Letter from Emily Austin Perry to Stephen F. Austin, March 20, 1830]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Emily Austin Perry to Stephen F. Austin, on March 20, 1830, discussing her excitement at her husband's agreement to move to Texas, and her wish that her parents be laid to rest in a graveyard rather than a field.
[Transcript of letter from [Ramon Musquiz] to Green DeWitt, March 20, 1830]
Copy of transcript for a letter from [Ramon Musquiz] to Green DeWitt.
[Transcript of letter from Stephen F. Austin to E. R. Wightman, March 30, 1830]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Stephen F. Austin to E. R. Wightman, informing Wightman that Mr. McClosky has permission to acquire one third of a league of land on "Trespalacios Bayou" in order to increase his quantity of land to one league.
[Transcript of invoice for goods purchased at Rodgers, Slocum, and Co., April 6, 1830]
Copy of transcript for an invoice for goods purchased at Rodgers, Slocum, and Co. by Perry and Hunter.
[Transcript of letters from James Cook and Stephen F. Austin to E. R. Wightman, April 9, 1830]
Copy of transcript for letters from James Cook and Stephen F. Austin to E. R. Wightman. In Cook's letter, he discusses his survey of the land. And in Austin's letter he discusses Williams and Bowman's failure to have their land surveyed and outlines what tract he created since they did not complete the land survey.
[Transcript of Letter from Charles H. Austin to Stephen F. Austin, April 11, 1830]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Charles H. Austin to Stephen F. Austin, on April 11, 1830, relating his recent marriage and asking for a loan.
[Transcript of invoice for freight, May 5, 1830]
Copy of transcript for an invoice for freight charges between Carpenter and J. H. Bell.
[Transcript of bill of lading for goods to be delivered to San Felipe de Austin, May 16, 1830]
Copy of transcript for a bill of lading for goods to be shipped to San Felipe de Austin.
[Transcript of an essay by Stephen F. Austin concerning the law of April 6, 1830, [May 18, 1830?]]
Copy of transcript for an essay written by Stephen F. Austin, in which Austin addresses the history of Texas and the negative effects of the law of April 6, 1830, which ended immigration from the United States. Austin also argues that Texas would not economically benefit from separating from Mexico.
[Transcript of letter from Ira Ingram to Stephen F. Austin, May 18, 1830]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Ira Ingram to Stephen F. Austin, in which Ingram discusses his desire to settle his account with John Austin for business conducted with the firm of James B. and John Austin.
[Transcript of letter from Lucas de Perlarre, June 1, 1830]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Lucas de Perlarre.
[Transcript of Letter from Jane Perry to James Perry, June 8, 1830]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Jane Perry to James Perry, on June 8, 1830, informing him that she has sent her daughter to stay with him for a year, and asking for money to help her pay rent.
[Transcript of letter from Fernando de Leon to Martin de Leon, June 15, 1830]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Fernando de Leon to Martin de Leon.
[Transcript of invoices paid by Stephen F. Austin to Edward L. Pettit, June 16, 1830]
Copy of transcript for invoices paid by Stephen F. Austin to Edward L. Pettit. One amount was to G. B. Cotton's account, the other amount was for repairs to Juan Antonio Padilla's gold watch.
[Transcript of letter from Mariano Cosio to Antonio Elousa, June 17, 1830]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Mariano Cosio to Antonio Elousa
[Transcript of Letter from Margaret E. Austin to James A. Austin, June 25, 1830]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Margaret E. Austin to James A. Austin, on June 25, 1830, discussing his health and his work. She also discusses their brother, William, who has recently become very religious, and advises James to take William's advise.
[Transcript of memorandum from Stephen F. Austin to Mr. Wightman, July 1830]
Copy of transcript for a memorandum from Stephen F. Austin to Mr. Wightman describing locations for various settlers' tracks of land.
[Transcript of letter from Thomas Barnett, July 6, 1830]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Thomas Barnett.
[Transcript of letter from Ramon Musquiz, July 7, 1830]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Ramon Musquiz.
[Transcript of letter from Bartlett Sims to Stephen F. Austin, July 9, 1830]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Bartlett Sims to Stephen F. Austin requesting Austin to pay a note Sims owes to Demoss, which Sims promises to pay upon his return to town.
[Transcript of letter from [Stephen F. Austin], July 13, 1830]
Copy of transcript for a letter from [Stephen F. Austin].
[Transcript of letter from Stephen F. Austin to José Antonio Navarro, July 13, 1830]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Stephen F. Austin to José Antonio Navarro.
[Transcript of letter from Stephen F. Austin to José Antonio Navarro, July 13, 1830]
Copy of transcript for a translation of a letter from Stephen F. Austin to José Antonio Navarro assuring Navarro he would be able to obtain his commission.
[Transcript of Letter from James Perry to Stephen F. Austin, July 18, 1830]
Copy of transcript for a letter from James Perry to Stephen F. Austin, on July 18, 1830, mentioning the birth of a son, and his attempts to finish his business before moving to Texas.
[Transcript of Letter from Joseph Rosati to James Perry, July 29, 1830]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Joseph Rosati to James Perry, on July 29, 1830, informing him that he must prove that his mother- and father-in-law were Catholics before their bodies can be buried in the St. Genevieve graveyard. Rosati suggests that they instead be placed in the Protestant cemetery of the same town.
[Transcript of letter from Guadalupe Victoria, August 2, 1830]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Guadalupe Victoria.
[Transcript of probate records for John Dickerson, August 12, 1830]
Copy of transcript for probate records assigning Edward Dickerson rights to the deceased John Dickerson's estate.
[Transcript of probate records for John Dickerson, August 13, 1830]
Copy of transcript for probate records granting Edward Dickerson rights to his deceased brother, John Dickerson's estate.
[Transcript of letter from A. Holdridge to Stephen F. Austin, August 23, 1830]
Copy of transcript for a letter from A. Holdridge to Stephen F. Austin introducing S. H. Borlow, and informing Austin of his plans to immigrate to Texas with 50 or more families.
[Transcript of letter from John Durst to Ramon Musquiz, August 31, 1830]
Copy of transcript for a letter from John Durst to Ramon Musquiz.
[Transcript of Letter from Stephen F. Austin, Ramón Músquiz, and Miguel Arciniega, 1830]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Stephen F. Austin, Ramón Músquiz, and Miguel Arciniega, in 1830, discussing the winners and losers of an election in Texas, including Stephen F. Austin, who won the post of deputy.
[Transcript of letter from José de las Piedras to Antonio Elosua, September 13, 1830]
Copy of transcript for a letter from José de las Piedras to Antonio Elosua.
[Transcript of Letter from Emily Austin Perry to James Perry, September 20, 1830]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Emily Austin Perry to James Perry, on September 20, 1830, discussing the health of his children, and detailing the fabrics and other materials she wishes him to buy while he is in the city.
[Transcript of letter from Manuel de Mier y Terán, September 22, 1830]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Manuel de Mier y Terán.
[Transcript of letter from Stephen F. Austin, September 27, 1830]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Stephen F. Austin.
[Transcript of three invoices, October 5, 1830]
Copy of transcript for three invoices for goods and services purchased by Stephen F. Austin, James F. Perry, and James E. B. Austin.
[Transcript of Letter from Peter Elias Bean to Antonio Elozua, October 22, 1830]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Peter Elias Bean to Antonio Elozua, on October 22, 1830. Bean has discovered that the government is paying Indians to move west of the Mississippi River, and he wonders if the Indians will attempt to retake their lands in Texas.
[Transcript of letter from Francisco Ruiz to Antonio Elosua, October 29, 1830]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Francisco Ruiz to Antonio Elosua.
[Transcript of letter from James F. Perry to Stephen F. Austin, October 27, 1830]
Copy of transcript for a letter from James F. Perry to Stephen F. Austin, reporting on his trip to Philadelphia.