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[Transcript of Letter from Mary W. W. Ashley to Emily Bryan Perry, March 12, 1839]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Mary W. W. Ashley to Emily Bryan Perry, on March 12, 1839, discussing their mutual friends in Alabama. Ashley asks Perry to write her, and laments those of their friends who have died.
[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 Letter from Stephen F. Austin to James Perry, November 15, 1831]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Stephen F. Austin to James Perry, on November 15, 1831, discussing his health and land matters in Texas.
[Transcript of Letter from Stephen F. Austin and Branch T. Archer to Henry Smith, January 20, 1836]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Stephen F. Austin and Branch T. Archer to Henry Smith, on January 20, 1836, discussing the gathering of troops and money to fight for Texas.
[Transcript of Letter from Stephen F. Austin, Branch T. Archer, and William H. Wharton to A. J. Yates, January 22, 1836]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Stephen F. Austin, Branch T. Archer, and William H. Wharton to A. J. Yates, on January 22, 1836, allowing him to receive proposals for a loan from the United States government.
[Transcript of Letter from Stephen F. Austin, Branch T. Archer, William H. Wharton to David G. Burnet, July 21, 1836]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Stephen F. Austin, Branch T. Archer, and William H. Wharton to David G. Burnet, on July 21, 1836, giving a brief overview of their attempts to raise money and volunteers in the United States while the revolution continues in Texas.
[A receipt for Zavala's purchase of Clarets and decanters, October 18, 1830]
Zavala's receipt for the purchase of decanters and a pair of clarets. New York, October 18, 1830.
[Letter from Breithaupt & Wilson to Louis Huth, Esq., January 15, 1872]
Letter from Breithaupt & Wilson to Louis Huth, Esq. regarding a balance of $259.42 due on his account. Signed Breithaupt & Wilson in New York on January 15, 1872.
[Letter from Breithaupt & Wilson to Louis Huth, Esq., July 13, 1871]
Letter from Breithaupt & Wilson to Louis Huth, Esq. informing him that he was correct in thinking they had made errors and explaining how they occurred. Signed Breithaupt & Wilson on July 13, 1871 in New York.
[Transcript of Letter from T. Jefferson Chambers to Ira R. Lewis, June 10, 1836]
Copy of transcript for a letter from T. Jefferson Chambers to Ira R. Lewis, on June 10, 1836, enclosing dispatches and letters of introduction.
[Letter from Anthony Dey, May 5, 1834]
Letter from Anthony Dey to unknown person: On granting 200 Poles to settle in Zavala's granted land between the Sabine River and the town of Nacogdoches. New York, May 5, 1834. Anthony Dey was the New York attorney for the Galveston Bay and Texas Land Company.
[Lorenzo de Zavala's receipt during hotel stay in Brooklyn, June 29 1832]
Lorenzo de Zavala's receipt during hotel stay in Brooklyn. Brooklyn, June 29 1832.
[Transcript of Letter from Ferguson & Co. to James Perry, February 17, 1831]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Ferguson & Co. to James F. Perry, on February 17, 1831, informing him that they have sent the cloth for Stephen F. Austin's coat to Austin & Taylor in New York, and offering their condolences on the death of Samuel Perry.
[Receipt of Fan Mill purchase and passage, December 13, 1830]
Receipt of Fan Mill purchase and passage: Manhattan, New York, December 13, 1830.
[Transcript of letter from James Hamilton to James F. Perry, September 7, 1837]
Copy of transcript for a letter from James Hamilton to James F. Perry, concerning payments for a land deal made between Barnard E. Bee and Stephen F. Austin.
[Letter from James Holford to H. Castro, June 3, 1844]
Letter from James Holford to H. Castro regarding financial matters [copy]. Letter from Hy. Castro to W. Elliot, 1844-12-29, is copied on the reverse side.
[School tuition and spelling book receipt, June 27, 1832]
Henry de Zavala's school tuition and spelling book receipt: Brooklyn, June 27, 1832.
[Transcript of Letter from J. L. Joseph to Stephen F. Austin, May 18, 1836]
Copy of transcript for a letter from J. L. Joseph to Stephen F. Austin, on May 18, 1836, confirming the news of the capture of Santa Anna, and discussing loans.
[Transcript of Letter from Thomas F. Leaming to Stephen F. Austin, October 14, 1831]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Thomas F. Leaming to Stephen F. Austin, on October 14, 1831, informing him of a letter written discussing the suit against Jacob Fox of Salem, and mentioning four maps that he has sent to Austin. He also asks that he receive $50 to continue to pursue the suit against Fox.
[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.
[Certified Marriage Record of Zavala and West]
A certified Marriage record of Lorenzo de (Lawrence) Zavala and Emily West. Took place November 12, 1831 at R. C. Church of Transfiguration by the Rev. Felix Varela. New York. Copied from the Parish Register on October 11, 1900.
[Signed agreement upon administration of Zavala's estate, October 14, 1837]
Signed agreement upon administration of Zavala's estate between Henry Fock, Emily Fock (West), and Lorenzo de Zavala Jr.. Signed also in the presence of Aug. H. Radcliff and James Mal(). New York, October 14, 1837.
[Transcript of Letter from John William Ros to Stephen F. Austin, November 28, 1836]
Copy of transcript for a letter from John William Ros and his brother to Stephen F. Austin, on November 28, 1836, discussing several ships that have not yet sailed for lack of funds.
[A Receipt for Zavala's pants, October 11, 1830]
A receipt of Zavala's for purchase of 2 pair of pants: New York, October 11, 1830.
[Transcript of Letter from H. H. Snelling to W. J. Watts, December 17, 1835]
Copy of transcript for a letter from H. H. Snelling to W. J. Watts, on December 17, 1835, lamenting that Watts is unable to pay him the money he is owed, as Snelling owes money as well.
[Transcript of Letter from Samuel Swartwout to Stephen F. Austin, November 7, 1836]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Samuel Swartwout to Stephen F. Austin, on November 7, 1836, urging him to sell Texas lands.
[Transcript of Letter from Samuel Swartwout to Stephen F. Austin, October 19, 1836]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Samuel Swartwout to Stephen F. Austin, on October 19, 1836, asking that Austin help H. W. Robinson in his endeavors.
[Baptismal confirmation for Henry, Zavala's adopted son]
Baptismal confirmation which took place on May 7, 1832, for Emily West's son Henry, whom Lorenzo de Zavala adopted. Jose Trinidad Salgado as god parent.
[Marriage certificate of Lorenzo de Zavala and Emily West, June 27, 1832]
Marriage certificate of Lorenzo de Zavala and Emily West: New York, June 27, 1832.
[Transcript of Letter from William H. Wharton to Stephen F. Austin, November 28, 1836]
Copy of transcript for a letter from William H. Wharton to Stephen F. Austin, on November 28, 1836, discussing his difficulties in traveling to Washington, D. C., and his lack of funds.
[Transcript of Letter from Stephen F. Austin and William H. Wharton to James Treat, May 16, 1836]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Stephen F. Austin and William H. Wharton to James Treat, on May 16, 1836, discussing the capture of Santa Anna, and telling Treat to discontinue the loan in New York.
[Transcript of Letter from A. J. Yates to Stephen F. Austin, May 10, 1836]
Copy of transcript for a letter from A. J. Yates to Stephen F. Austin, on May 10, 1836, discussing his inability to acquire a paper with the new Texas constitution.
[Transcript of Letter from A. J. Yates to Stephen F. Austin, Branch T. Archer, and William W. Wharton, January 14, 1836]
Copy of transcript for a letter from A. J. Yates to Stephen F. Austin, Branch T. Archer, and William H. Wharton, on January 14, 1836, informing them that he intends to go to New York City and buy a steam boat and fill it with troops and instruments of war, and to sail it down to Galveston to help with the Texas Revolution.
Letter from de Zavala, June 16, 1832
Letter written by Lorenzo de Zavala while he was living in Brooklyn, NY. Difficult to read.
[Letter from Lorenzo de Zavala to Valentin Gomez Farias, January 13, 1834]
Letter from Lorenzo de Zavala to Valentin Gomez Farias, January 13, 1834.
[Letter from Lorenzo de Zavala to Valentin Gomez Farias, October 11, 1834]
Lorenzo de Zavala to Valentin Gomez Farias: On the politics surrounding Andrew Jackson and the Bank of the United States. On General Paez's efforts to obtain Spanish recognition of Venezuelan independence and on rumors that Mexico will declare war on Spain if it does not recognize the former's independence. N(ew) York, October 11, 1834.
[Transcript of a Disposition of Lead, April 30, 1810]
Copy of transcript of a disposition of lead sent by Hart, Bartlet, and Cox for Moses Austin in 1810.
[Transcript of a letter from [James F. Perry] to Dr. Jonathan Baldwin, July 10, 1839]
Copy of transcript for a letter from [James F. Perry] to Dr. Jonathan Baldwin regarding business with Reed.
[Transcript of a List of Accounts, June 1, 1812]
Copy of transcript for a list of accounts for an unnamed company, on June 1, 1812.
[Transcript of a List of People Who Delivered Lead for Moses Austin, 1809-1810]
Copy of transcript of a list of people who delivered lead to John Butler from Moses Austin's mines to buyers in late 1809 and early 1810.
[Transcript of a Memorandum for a Shipment of Lead]
Copy of transcript for a memorandum concerning a shipment of lead from New Orleans to New York.
[Transcript of a Memorandum of Goods and Debts, 1807~]
Copy of transcript of a memorandum of goods and money given to people to pay an anonymous man's debts while on a journey up the Mississippi River.
[Transcript of a Receipt for Lead, June 16, 1811]
Copy of transcript for a receipt for lead, dated June 16, 1811, shipped on a boat from New Orleans up the Mississippi River to Ste. Genevieve, Missouri.
[Transcript of an invoice for books purchased by Jesse Woodbury, July 8, 1830]
Copy of transcript for an invoice for books purchased by Jesse Woodbury for Stephen F. Austin, while Woodbury was in New York.
[Transcript of an Invoice for Cloth Bought by Moses Austin, July 12, 1810]
Copy of transcript of an invoice for cloth bought by Moses Austin from Isaac Lawrence in New York, on July 12, 1810.
[Transcript of an Invoice for Coffee Barrels, January 1, 181u]
Copy of transcript of an invoice for coffee barrels shipped from New York to Herculaneum, Missouri, for Henry Austin.
[Transcript of an Invoice for Coffee, July 10, 1810]
Copy of transcript of an invoice for barrels of coffee, shipped by Moses Austin from New York to Louisiana, on July 10, 1810.
[Transcript of an Invoice for Coffee Sales, February 11, 1811]
Copy of transcript for an invoice for barrels of coffee sold for Henry Austin, on February 11, 1811, as well as the charges for the transportation of the barrels.
[Transcript of an Invoice of Clothing Bought by Moses Austin, June 22, 1810]
Copy of transcript of an invoice for clothing bought by Moses Austin at Smiths, Taylor, and Co., on June 22, 1810 from New York.
[Transcript of an Invoice of Goods Bought by Moses Austin, July 12, 1810]
Copy of transcript for an invoice for cloth bought by Moses Austin from Isaac Tomlinson and Co.