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[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 Letters from Emily and James Perry to Stephen F. Austin, February 7, 1830]

Description: 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.
Date: February 7, 1830
Creator: Perry, Emily Austin Bryan & Perry, James Franklin
Item Type: Letter
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Transcript of Letter from Emily Austin Perry to Stephen F. Austin, March 20, 1830]

Description: 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.
Date: March 20, 1830
Creator: Perry, Emily Austin Bryan
Item Type: Letter
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Transcript of letters from James Cook and Stephen F. Austin to E. R. Wightman, April 9, 1830]

Description: 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.
Date: April 9, 1830
Item Type: Letter
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Transcript of an essay by Stephen F. Austin concerning the law of April 6, 1830, [May 18, 1830?]]

Description: 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.
Date: [1830-05-18?]
Item Type: Text
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Transcript of Letter from Jane Perry to James Perry, June 8, 1830]

Description: 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.
Date: June 8, 1830
Creator: Perry, Jane
Item Type: Letter
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History