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[Transcript of Letter from Ignacio Duran and Ignacio Villegas, July 20, 1835]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Ignacio Duran and Ignacio Villegas, on July 20, 1835, discussing the trail of Tomas Garcia, who deserted the Mexican Army.
[Transcript of Letter from Domingo Ugartechea to Martín Perfecto de Cos, April 20, 1835]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Domingo Ugartechea to Martín Perfecto de Cos, on April 20, 1835, discussing the delay of a battalion who are to travel in wagons, and asking if he should wait longer for them to arrive before returning the wagons.
The Texas Republican. (Brazoria, Tex.), Vol. 1, No. 42, Ed. 1, Saturday, June 20, 1835
Weekly newspaper from the Brazoria, Texas area that includes local, state and national news along with notices and advertising.
[Transcript of Letter, April 20, 1835]
Copy of transcript for a letter, on April 20, 1835, noting the receipt of letters from Captain Antonio Tenorio, which discuss the lack of resources and criticisms in Galveston. The author asks for money from the government to give to the battalion in Galveston.
[Transcript of Letter from A. Brigham to James F. Perry, December 20, 1835]
Copy of transcript for a letter from A. Brigham to James F. Perry, in which Brigham informs Perry that he was elected as Regidor for the Jurisdiction of Brazoria during the annual election of municipal officers, and that he should be present on January 1, 1836 to assume the duties of his office.
[Transcript of Letter from Bartlett Sims to Gail Borden, Jr., April 20, 1835]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Bartlett Sims to Gail Borden, Jr., in which he describes details pertaining to land surveys done below Old San Antonio Road and west of the Colorado River. Sims also asks Borden to send a sketch of surveys done on the Navidad so that he can identify vacant lands and survey those areas.
[Transcript of Letter from George Fisher to Col. S. F. Austin, October 20, 1835]
Copy of transcript for a letter from George Fisher to Col. S. F. Austin, in which Fisher updates Austin on the movement of Mexican troops, his opinion of Mexican generals involved in the war, the position of various politicians throughout Mexico on separation from Mexico, his interpretation of events that have transpired, and predictions about the strategic decisions to be made by both the Mexican and rebel leadership.
[Transcript of Letter from Henry Smith (on behalf of the Executive Council) to Stephen F. Austin, Branch T. Archer, and William H. Wharton, December 20, 1835]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Henry Smith (on behalf of the Executive Council) to Stephen F. Austin, Branch T. Archer, and William H. Wharton, in which Smith introduces Maj. Charles E. Hawkins, and instructs Austin, et al., to assign Hawkins to outfit and train the Texas Revolutionary Navy.
[Transcript of Letter from J. W. Collins to Col. S. F. Austin, October 20, 1835]
Copy of transcript for a letter from J. W. Collins to Col. S. F. Austin, in which Collins introduces his friend and fellow soldier in the Louisiana Guard, Mr. Robert C. Morris. Collins vouches for Morris' skill as a soldier and tactician, as well as, his sincere loyalty to the causes of his countrymen. Collins also asks where his service is needed the most.
[Transcript of Letter from Jesse Bartlett to Gail Borden, May 20, 1835]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Jesse Bartlett to Gail Borden, in which Bartlett reports on his survey of the river leagues.
[Transcript of Letter from Robert Colllins to Stephen F. Austin, November 20, 1835]
Copy of transcript for a letter from Robert Collins to Stephen F. Austin, in which Collins introduces Col. William Ward, who offers his services and the services of his company of rifleman to the cause of Texas independence.