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[Transcript of letter from Eliza L. Austin to Stephen F. Austin, May 17, 1831]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Eliza L. Austin to Stephen F. Austin, on May 17, 1831, thanking him for the presents he has sent her family, and hoping that they will soon meet.
[Transcript of Document Ascribing Power of Attorney to Thomas F. Leaming, February 1, 1828]
Copy of transcript of a document written by Stephen F. Austin and James Austin, on February 1, 1828, giving the power of attorney to Thomas F. Leaming in the case against Jacob Fox, who holds lands in New Jersey that rightfully belong to the Austins.
[Transcript of Letter from James Perry to Stephen F. Austin, July 22, 1827]
Copy of transcript for a letter from James Perry to Stephen F. Austin, on July 22, 1827, discussing the health of his neighbors, and land in the east that has been left to the Austin family.
[Transcript of Letter from Thomas J. Pilgrim to James Perry, July 6, 1838]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Thomas J. Pilgrim to James Perry, on July 6, 1838, discussing a school for Perry's son Stephen in Steubenville, Ohio. Pilgrim also discusses what he did for the Fourth of July.
[Transcript of James F. Perry granting power of attorney to Thomas F. Leaming, [1837?]]
Copy of transcript for a power of attorney in which James F. Perry grants rights to Thomas F. Leaming to act on his behalf with regard to the Jacob Fox case.
[Transcript of letter from Eliza L. Austin to Stephen F. Austin, May 17, 1831]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Eliza L. Austin to her uncle Stephen F. Austin thanking him for the gifts he sent to their family.
[Transcript of letter from Grace Sharp to E.S. [Edward Sharp?], [1821?]]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Grace Sharp to E. S. [Edward Sharp?] outlining her husband's business situation.
[Transcript of letter from James F. Perry to Stephen F. Austin, August 2, 1829]
Copy of transcript for a letter from James F. Perry to Stephen F. Austin discussing the possibility of selling family property in Virginia.
[Transcript of Letter from James F. Perry to Stephen F. Austin, August 12, 1827]
Copy of transcript for a letter from James F. Perry to Stephen F. Austin in which Perry provides news of the family in Potosi, as well as, relays information from letters written by Thomas Leaming to the Austin brothers (in care of others) in regards to probate of their grandfathers estate and lawsuits involving claims to land in New Jersey.
[Transcript of letter from James F. Perry to Stephen F. Austin, July 18, 1830]
Copy of transcript for a letter from James F. Perry to Stephen F. Austin, in Perry explains the difficulties he is having in settling his business matters before moving to Texas, asks for Stephen's advice on completing the indenture forms for his slaves, and questions why Stephen was not more vocal about which tracts of land he had reserved for the Perrys.
[Transcript of letter from James F. Perry to Stephen F. Austin, July 22, 1827]
Copy of transcript for a letter from James F. Perry to Stephen F. Austin explaining his hesitation to move to Texas, discussing family land matters, and giving news from Missouri.
[Transcript of letter from Joseph Reeves, Benjamin Acton, and Clement Acton to Mary Austin, April 13, 1821]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Joseph Reeves, Benjamin Acton, and Clement Acton to Mary Austin requesting that documentation be sent to release them from paying back rent.
[Transcript of letter from Joseph Reeves Jr. and Bejamin Acton to Mary Austin, November 4, 1820]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Joseph Reeves Jr. and Bejamin Acton to Mary Austin, concerning back rents for a family farm.
[Transcript of letter from Thomas F. Leaming to James F. Perry, October 21, 1834]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Thomas F. Leaming to James F. Perry concerning the Fox lawsuit. Leaming also passes along copy of a 2nd edition of Texas map from 1834 and provides a brief introduction for the Prest family who will be immigrating to Texas.
[Transcript of Letter from Thomas F. Leaming to Stephen F. Austin, April 7, 1832]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Thomas F. Leaming to Stephen F. Austin, in which Leaming (S.F. Austin's lawyer) updates Austin on the status of several legal matters and requests funds to recover costs and in advance of upcoming expenditures.
[Transcript of letter from Thomas F. Leaming to Stephen F. Austin, April 7, 1832]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Thomas F. Leaming to Stephen F. Austin reporting on the progress of the Fox lawsuit.
[Transcript of letter from Thomas F. Leaming to Stephen F. Austin, February 27, 1833]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Thomas F. Leaming to Stephen F. Austin updating him on the progress of the Fox lawsuit.
[Transcript of Letter from Thomas R. Leaming to Stephen F. Austin, May 8, 1828]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Thomas R. Leaming to Stephen F. Austin, in which Leaming provides news on his progress in the case against Jacob xxx of Salem. Leaming also asks Austin to provide a description of the physical, economic, political, and social characteristics of the Austin colony, so that he can promote the colonization of the settlement. Finally, he asks Austin to provide data necessary to publish a map of Texas.
[Transcript of letter to Mary Austin, October 15, 1816]
Copy of transcript for a letter addressed to Mary Austin concerning land matters in New Jersey.
[Transcript of Letter to S. F. and J. B. Austin, June 24, 1827]
Copy of transcript for a letter to S. F. and J. B. Austin in which the sender provides news regarding the probate and, possible misadministration of the brothers' Grandfather Brown's estate; the well-being of acquaintances in Missouri; available land in Essex County, New Jersey; and a bill from Bartlett Sims that is due for collection.