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[Transcript of letter from Stephen Austin to James Austin, October 22, 1799]

Description: Copy of transcript of letter from Stephen Austin (Moses Austin's brother) to James Austin advising him in business matters. Stephen Austin specifically advises James Austin to stockpile provisions, such as: pork, beef, corn and rye. Additionally, he recommends making lead shot to be sold in Richmond during the fall.
Date: October 22, 1799
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Transcript of invoice for survey work completed by P. Gaines S. addressed to Captain James Newell, June 12]

Description: Copy of transcript of invoice for surveying 246,493 acres signed by P. Gaines S. and addressed to Capt. James Newell. Included in the invoice is the statement "Then Recev.d of Capt. Moses Austin by the hands of Capt. Jas. Newell forty points the Ballance in full..."
Date: 17XX-06-12
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
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