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[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 Stephen F. Austin, Branch T. Archer, and William H. Wharton, February 24, 1836]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Stephen F. Austin, Branch T. Archer, and William H. Wharton, on February 24, 1836, discussing the engraving of treasury notes for the Republic of Texas.
[Transcript of Letter from Stephen F. Austin, Branch T. Archer, and William H. Wharton to Stewart Sewell, April 1, 1836]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Stephen F. Austin, Branch T. Archer, and William H. Wharton to Stewart Sewell, on April 1, 1836, informing him that he has been appointed the Texas agent in Philadelphia, allowing him to collect monetary donations to the Texas cause.
[Transcript of a Letter From E. Bronson to Moses Austin, March 7, 1815]
Copy of transcript for a letter from E. Bronson to Moses Austin, on March 7, 1815, sending Austin a note of his account as of March 3, 1815, and asking him to pay it.
[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.
[Zavala's receipt of purchase from C. E. Childes, October 20, 1830]
Zavala's receipt of purchase from C. E. Childes: Philadelphia October 20, 1830
[Transcript of Letter from Mary Ann Ellis to Emily Bryan Perry, March 7, 1838]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Mary Ann Ellis to Emily Bryan Perry, on March 7, 1838, discussing their mutual acquaintances in Missouri.
[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.
[Transcript of Letter from George Fisher to Stephen F. Austin, July 30, 1836]
Copy of transcript for a letter from George Fisher to Stephen F. Austin, on July 30, 1836, discussing his intention to raise volunteers for the Texas Revolution and to move to the Zavala Colony soon.
[Transcript of Letter from William Heyle to Stephen F. Austin, November 18, 1836]
Copy of transcript for a letter from William Heyle to Stephen F. Austin, on November 18, 1836, asking that Austin be on the lookout for a young man, named Edmond Morris, who has disappeared from his town and is believed to have gone to Texas, Mexico, or New Orleans.
[Transcript of Letter from William Hodge to Stephen F. Austin, August 22, 1836]
Copy of transcript for a letter from William Hodge to Stephen F. Austin, on August 22, 1836, asking that Austin find news of the son of John Hemphill, William, who may have been massacred at Goliad.
[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, on October 21, 1834, discussing the receipt of fifty dollars, the trial of Jacob Fox of Salem, and the second edition of a map of Texas. He also mentions a man and his family from Harrisburg, Pennsylvania who wish to move to Texas.
[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, on February 27, 1833, discussing the postponement of the trial of the heirs of Jacob Fox, due to Fox's own death and their senior counsel being elected governor of Pennsylvania and subsequently being appointed to the United States Senate.
[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 Duplicate Invoice for Muscovado Sugar Shipped by John F. Merieult, July 2, 1801]
Copy of transcript of a duplicate invoice for thirteen pounds of Muscovado Sugar shipped by John F. Merieult to the port of Philadelphia. A list of the cost of the sugar and the charges for its transportation is also included.
[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 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 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 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 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 Letter from William H. Wharton to Stephen F. Austin, December 1, 1836]
Copy of transcript for a letter from William H. Wharton to Stephen F. Austin, on December 1, 1836, suggesting George Fisher for the position of Consul or Vice Consul to the city of New Orleans.
[Envelope addressed to John Barrows, October 22, 1888]
Envelope addressed to John Barrows. Postmarked October 22, [18]88 from Philadelphia.
[Transcript of Account for Dr. George Fisher of Kaskaskea payable to James Miller of Philadelphia, October 30, 1801]
Copy of transcript for a financial record documenting the account of Dr. George Fisher of Kaskaskea payable to James Miller of Philadelphia. The record includes the purchase of an insurance policy and the total debt to be paid out of the net proceeds obtained from the sale of sugar.
[Transcript of Account for Moses Austin payable to Stephen Austin, May 1798]
Copy of transcript for an accounting record for balance owed by Moses Austin and payable Stephen Austin. This record looks to have been created retroactively, based on the addendum stating that the balance was settled between Stephen Austin and Moses Austin in 1797.
[Transcript of Account for Perry and Hunter payable to John Hassettine and Co., October 11, 1830]
Copy of transcript for an account for Perry and Hunter payable to John Hassettine and Co., including items purchases directly, number or amount of item, packing charges, and the number of the case where the items where packed.
[Transcript of an incomplete letter from [Stephen F. Austin], April 9, 1836]
Copy of transcript for an in complete letter from Stephen F. Austin outlining his powers as commissioner to procure loans for the Republic of Texas and outlining the terms of such loans.
[Transcript of an Invoice for Castings, August 9, 1810]
Copy of transcript of an invoice for castings bought from Joseph McClure by Mr. Austin, on August 9, 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 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 for Goods Bought at Auction, August 9, 1810]
Copy of transcript of an invoice for goods bought by Mr. Austin at an auction in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, on August 9, 1810.
[Transcript of an Invoice for Major Austin, August 6, 1810]
Copy of transcript of an invoice for books, tools, and letter paper bought by Major Austin from Patterson and Hopkins in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, on August 6, 1810.
[Transcript of an Invoice for Moses Austin, August 7, 1810]
Copy of transcript of an invoice for goods Moses Austin bought from G. Robinson, including dishware, on August 7, 1810.
[Transcript of an Invoice for Moses Austin, August 10, 1810]
Copy of transcript of an invoice for tin ware Moses Austin bought from Reuben Neal & Co. in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, on August 10, 1810.
[Transcript of an Invoice for Moses Austin, August 11, 1810]
Copy of transcript of an invoice of goods bought by Moses Austin from George Sutton of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, on August 11, 1810.
[Transcript of an invoice for Perry and Hunter from Brown, Chase and Co., October 4, 1831]
Copy of transcript for an invoice for goods purchased by Perry and Hunter from Brown, Chase and Co.
[Transcript of an invoice for Perry and Hunter from Charles Harkness, October 12, 1831]
Copy of transcript for an invoice for goods purchased by Perry and Hunter from Charles Harkness.
[Transcript of an invoice for Perry and Hunter from Conrad and Kelly, October 4, 1831]
Copy of transcript for an invoice for goods purchased by Perry and Hunter from Conrad and Kelly.
[Transcript of an invoice for Perry and Hunter from Earps McCain and Co., October 8, 1831]
Copy of transcript for an invoice for goods purchased by Perry and Hunter from Earps McCain and Co.
[Transcript of an invoice for Perry and Hunter from Gil, Ferguson and Co., October 8, 1831]
Copy of transcript for an invoice for goods purchased by Perry and Hunter from Gil, Ferguson and Co.
[Transcript of an invoice for Perry and Hunter from J. Lukens and Son, October 11, 1831]
Copy of transcript for an invoice for goods purchased by Perry and Hunter from J. Lukens and Son.
[Transcript of an Invoice for Thomas Salkel, August 6, 1810]
Copy of transcript of an invoice for Thomas Salkel from Messrs. Asher and Lewis in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, on August 6, 1810.
[Transcript of an Invoice of Goods Bought From S. P. and J. W. Skelton, August 11, 1810]
Copy of transcript of an invoice of goods bought by Mr. Austin from S. P. and J. W. Skelton of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, on August 11, 1810.
[Transcript of Financial Document for the account of James F. Perry, September 27, 1834]
Copy of transcript for a financial document for the account of James F. Perry, in which Ferguson Jones and Co., provide a list of accounts they manage for Perry and the
[Transcript of incomplete letter to James Austin, July 9, 1800]
Copy of transcript of an incomplete letter addressed to James Austin, from an unnamed author. In this letter, sent from New Haven, the author discuses Moses Austin's debt to him.
[Transcript of Invoice for Domestic Items sold to J. and M. Brown and M. D. Lewis, October 7, 1830]
Copy of transcript for an invoice for domestic items purchased by J. and M. Brown and M. D. Lewis, including: ticking, gingham, thread and shawls.
[Transcript of Invoice for items to be purchased by J. F. Perry from John Huffnagle, October 13, 1830]
Copy of transcript of an invoice for items to be purchased by J. F. Perry from John Huffnagle, including quantity, cash value, and packing details.
[Transcript of Invoice for items to be purchased by Perry and Hunter from Conrad and Kelley, October 15, 1830]
Copy of transcript of invoice for items to be purchased by Perry and Hunter from Conrad and Kelley, including quantity, cash value, and packing details.
[Transcript of Invoice for Items to be Purchased by Perry and Hunter from J. and M. Brown and M.D. Lewis, October 18, 1830]
Copy of transcript for invoice for items to be purchased by Perry and Hunter from J. and M. Brown and M.D. Lewis, including quantity, cash value, and packing details.
[Transcript of Invoice for items to be purchased by Perry and Hunter from McMain and Co., October 11, 1830]
Copy of transcript for an invoice that includes a list of items to be purchased by Perry and Hunter from McMain and Company, that includes their quantity, cash value, and packing details.
[Transcript of invoice for James F. Perry from Brown and Robb, October 28, 1830]
Copy of transcript for an invoice for James F. Perry from Brown and Robb for tailoring work.