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[Transcript of Letter from [Archibald Austin] to [Stephen F. Austin], October 10, 1830]

Description: Copy of transcript for a letter from [Archibald Austin] to [Stephen F. Austin] discussing land grant issues in Texas, and outlining a portion of the Austin family genealogy. Archibald also mentions the military uniform that he and Mrs. Mexia have created for Stephen to wear in the Mexican national militia, as well as a family coat of arms that Stephen wishes to have engraved.
Date: October 10, 1830
Item Type: Letter

[Transcript of letter from E. A. Elliott, July 28, 1820]

Description: Copy of transcript for a letter from E. A. Elliott reporting Stephen F. Austin's appointment as judge to the First Circuit Court of Arkansas Territory and encouraging the recipient to return to Arkansas to manage his business interests.
Date: July 28, 1820
Item Type: Letter