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[Transcript of invoice from La Villebeuvre and Walton to Perry and Somerville, December 9, 1833]
Copy of transcript for an invoice from La Villebeuvre and Walton to Perry and Somerville for goods purchased and shipped to Texas from New Orleans.
[Transcript of announcment from James F. Perry, September 1, 1835]
Copy of transcript for an announcement from James F. Perry, stating that Stephen F. Austin has arrived home after leaving Mexico City on July 13, 1835.
[Transcript of minutes from the meeting of the Committee of Saftey for the Jurisdiction of Columbia, September 22, 1835]
Copy of transcript for minutes from the meeting of the Committee of Safety for the Jurisdiction of Columbia. Topics discussed include: position appointments, the formation of volunteer companies, forming a sub-committee to address the citizens of New Orleans, and establishing a vigilante patrol to keep the slave population subjugated.
[Transcript of letter from J. Casse and Co. to James F. Perry, October 6, 1835]
Copy of transcript for a letter from J. Casse and Co. to James F. Perry acknowledging payment.
[Transcript of letter from E. Hall to James F. Perry, December 9, 1835]
Copy of transcript for a letter from E. Hall to James F. Perry regarding a draft on a house drawn up by Mr. Somerville.
[Transcript of Letter from E. Hall to James Perry, December 9, 1835]
Copy of transcript for a letter from E. Hall to James Perry, on December 9, 1835, discussing the draft to a house.
[Transcript of letter from Henry Smith to Stephen F. Austin, January 30, 1836]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Governor Henry Smith to Stephen F. Austin, informing Austin of events in Texas.
[Transcript of file of documents concerning Santa Anna and issues relating to Texas's independence, November 25, 1836]
Copy of transcript for a file with multiple documents concerning Santa Anna and issues relating to Texas's independence. Documents include: 1. a copy of the secret treaty between Santa Anna and Texas; 2. a statement by Santa Anna to Texas; 3. a copy of the public treaty between Santa Anna and Texas; 4. a memorandum regarding the treaties and communications with the United States; 5. a letter from Stephen F. Austin to Collinsworth and Grayson; 6. a letter from Stephen F. Austin to an unknown recipient; 7. a letter from Stephen F. Austin to T. H. Benton; 8. a letter from Sam Houston to Andrew Jackson; and 9. a description of the boundaries and size of Texas by Stephen F. Austin.
[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.
[Transcript of letter from W. W. Hunter and James F. Perry to Gill Ferguson and Co., July 24, 1831]
Copy of transcript for a letter from W. W. Hunter and James F. Perry to Gill Ferguson and Co. concerning shipment of money and how it should be allocated to various vendors and for other expenses.
[Transcript of letter from Francis Moore to Stephen F. Austin, January 1832]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Francis Moore to Stephen F. Austin, in which Moore introduces himself to Austin and describes his plans for immigration.
[Transcript of letter from Perry and Hunter to John G. Stevenson, March 12, 1832]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Perry and Hunter to John G. Stevenson, reporting the safe arrival of the schooner The Dart and discussing the payment for some of the goods on board.
[Transcript of letter from John Austin to Stephen F. Austin, September 10, 1829]
Copy of transcript for a letter from John Austin to Stephen F. Austin seeking advise about whether to sell his schooner, the Eclipse, to settle debts.
[Transcript of letter from Stephen F. Austin, December 24, 1829]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Stephen F. Austin.
[Transcript of Letter from George Fisher to Stephen F. Austin, November 18, 1836]
Copy of transcript for a letter from George Fisher to Stephen F. Austin, on November 18, 1836, asking after his attempts to be appointed to the Texan government, and the land grants promised to empresarios. He also briefly discusses his plans to move his family to Texas, and the education of two of his sons.
[Transcript of Letter from Stephen F. Austin to William H. Wharton, November 19, 1836]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Stephen F. Austin to William H. Wharton, on November 19, 1836, authorizing him to withdraw at most $5,000 from the Texas treasury to cover his expenses.
[Transcript of Letter from Stephen F. Austin to Thomas O. Meux, James W. Breedlove, and Alfred Penn, November 19, 1836]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Stephen F. Austin to Thomas O. Meux, James W. Breedlove, and Alfred Penn, on November 19, 1836, discussing the settlement of two loans taken out by the Texas government.
[Transcript of Contract Between Stephen F. Austin and Barnard E. Bee, November 25, 1836]
Copy of transcript for a contract between Stephen F. Austin and Barnard E. Bee, on November 25, 1836, which lays out the payments Bee is to make to Austin in exchange for the land he was promised. Matthew B. Williamson, clerk of Brazoria County in 1842, confirms that this contract was indeed signed by Austin and Bee.
[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 Daniel E. Colton to Stephen F. Austin, November 29, 1836]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Daniel E. Colton to Stephen F. Austin, on November 29, 1836, discussing his desire to keep his lands in Texas, despite the fact that he has been out of the country for too long and must forfeit his claims to them.
[Transcript of Letter from George Fisher to Stephen F. Austin, December 1, 1836]
Copy of transcript for a letter from George Fisher to Stephen F. Austin, on December 1, 1836, impressing upon him the necessity for a newspaper that is sympathetic to the Texan cause, and asking that Austin help to revive the Correo Atlántico in New Orleans.
[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.
[Transcript of Letter from David G. Burnet to Stephen F. Austin, December 15, 1836]
Copy of transcript for a letter from David G. Burnet to Stephen F. Austin, on December 15, 1836, informing Austin of an impending trip, and mentioning that he plans to settle the land at Buffalo Bayou when he gets back.
[Transcript of Letter from Sam Houston, December 15, 1836]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Sam Houston to the people of Texas and the United States, on December 15, 1836, telling those who have received money for lands they are not authorized to sell to cease. He also asks that those who have given money to these frauds to send letters with reports of the incidents to William Christy in New Orleans.
[Transcript of Letter from George Fisher to Stephen F. Austin, July 11, 1836]
Copy of transcript for a letter from George Fisher to Stephen F. Austin, on July 11, 1836, stating his support for Texas' war with Mexico, and urging Austin to help keep up the Correo Atlántico newspaper.
[Transcript of Letter from George L. Hammeken to Stephen F. Austin, July 18, 1836]
Copy of transcript for a letter from George L. Hammeken to Stephen F. Austin, on July 18, 1836, discussing the strategies and infighting in the Mexican government after the capture of Santa Anna.
[Transcript of Letter from George L. Hammeken to Stephen F. Austin, July 18, 1836]
Copy of transcript for a letter from George L. Hammeken to Stephen F. Austin, on July 18, 1836, discussing the strategies and infighting in the Mexican government after the capture of Santa Anna.
[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.
[Transcript of Letter from George Fisher to Stephen F. Austin, August 4, 1836]
Copy of transcript for a letter from George Fisher to Stephen F. Austin, on August 4, 1836, discussing the family he hopes will move to Texas, and his wish to be useful in the military.
[Transcript of Letter from George Fisher to Stephen F. Austin, August 5, 1836]
Copy of transcript for a letter from George Fisher to Stephen F. Austin, on August 5, 1836, discussing his ideas to keep Matamoros from falling into the hands of the Mexican government.
[Transcript of Letter from Zacheus Hamlin to Stephen F. Austin, September 21, 1836]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Zacheus Hamlin to Stephen F. Austin, on September 21, 1836, discussing his hopes and fears about the new Texas government.
[Transcript of Letter from William Stafford to Stephen F. Austin, September 28, 1836]
Copy of transcript for a letter from William Stafford to Stephen F. Austin, on September 28, 1836, detailing the ruin of his plantation and asking to be allowed to take care of himself rather than fight in the war.
[Transcript of memorandum from [James F. Perry] to James Reed and Co., August 27, 1837]
Copy of transcript for a memorandum from James F. Perry to James Reed and Co. outlining enclosed documents and drafts pertaining the land purchase between Barnard E. Bee and Stephen F. Austin.
[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.
[Transcript of letter from Gail Borden Jr. to James F. Perry, September 16, 1837]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Gail Borden Jr. to James F. Perry concerning letter and papers that were on the schooner The Agnes, which wrecked on Point Bolivar.
[Transcript of letter from James Hamilton to James F. Perry, September 23, 1837]
Copy of transcript for a letter from James Hamilton to James F. Perry regarding obtaining money to pay off the loan for a land deal between Barnard E. Bee and Stephen F. Austin.
[Transcript of letter from James Reed and Co. to James F. Perry, October 5, 1837]
Copy of transcript for a letter from James Reed and Co. to James F. Perry regarding letters and drafts received on the matter concerning James Hamilton and the payment for a land deal between Barnard Bee and Stephen F. Austin.
[Transcript of letter from Gail Borden Jr. to James F. Perry, November 8, 1837]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Gail Borden Jr. to James F. Perry concerning the delivery of a letter and the sale of a steer.
[Transcript of letter from James F. Perry to Barnard E. Bee, November 15, 1837]
Copy of transcript for a letter from James F. Perry to Barnard E. Bee discussing the relinquishment of Bee's contract for two leagues of land.
[Transcript of memorandum from Elias R. Wightman, [1837?]]
Copy of transcript for a memorandum from Elias R. Wightman concerning lands owned by Stephen F. Austin and James E. B. Austin.
[Transcript of letter from James F. Perry to Lavellebeuer and Walten, June 7, 1838]
Copy of transcript for a letter from James F. Perry to Lavellebeuer and Walten concerning money sent to Johnson F. Alford.
[Transcript of letter from James F. Perry to John A. Merle and Co. January 5, 1839]
Copy of transcript for a letter from James F. Perry to John A. Merle and Co. regarding the shipment of cotton.
[Transcript of letter from James F. Perry to John A. Merle and Co., January 5, 1839]
Copy of transcript for a letter from James F. Perry to John A. Merle and Co. requesting them to pay his balance with James Reed and Co. from the sale of 50 bales of cotton.
[Transcript of an incomplete letter from [James F. Perry] to Robert Baldwin Jr. and Co., May 1, 1839]
Copy of transcript for an incomplete letter from [James F. Perry] to Robert Baldwin Jr. and Co. concerning Guy M. Bryan and other matters.
[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 letter from [James F. Perry] to Robert Baldwin, October 31, 1839]
Copy of transcript for a letter from [James F. Perry] to his nephew, Robert Baldwin, regarding money, the proposed steamboat business, and moving his son Stephen to a different school.
[Transcript of Letter from James F. Perry to Guy M. Bryan, May 8, 1844]
Copy of transcript for a letter from James F. Perry to Guy M. Bryan, in which Perry provides a short biography of Bryan's grandfather, as well as, advice regarding business and legal matters.
[Transcript of land agreement between Stephen F. Austin and Barnard E. Bee, April 27, 1842]
Copy of transcript for an agreement for land sold by Stephen F. Austin to Barnard E. Bee on November 25, 1836.
[Transcript of letter from Stephen F. Austin to Thomas Toby and Brothers, November 30, 1836]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Stephen F. Austin to Thomas Toby and Brothers requesting that they deliver a letter to the Mexican Consul in New Orleans in order to arrange an exchange of prisoners.
[Transcript of letter from Stephen F. Austin to A. J. Yates, December 12, 1836]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Stephen F. Austin to A. J. Yates requesting Yates to follow up on his request to negotiate an exchange of prisoners with the Mexican consul in New Orleans.