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[Transcript of Letter from Jesse U. Evans to Stephen F. Austin, July 27, 1831]

Description: Copy of transcript for a letter from Jesse U. Evans to Stephen F. Austin, in which Evans reports that he has so far been unable to complete the survey of David Harris' league and the meandering of the San Jacinto River due to a prolonged illness. Evans has attached his field notes and rough calculations of several leagues and asks Austin to speak to the Alcalde on his behalf at the next meeting of the Ayuntamiento.
Date: July 27, 1831
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Printed Circular #13 from the Government]

Description: Printed circular #13 from Governor Francisco Vital Fernandez to citizens in Tamaulipas. The document contains rules concerning vacancies in municipal offices were set up to prevent shortage of officials in case of illness or death.
Date: September 27, 1831
Partner: St. Mary's University Louis J. Blume Library