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[Transcript of Two Letters Concerning David Strickland, June 8, 1798]

Description: Copy of transcript for a letter to Zenon Trudeau, on June 8, 1798, discussing the life of David Strickland, who works as a farmer for someone else but wants to farm for himself on the Bois Brule River in order to establish his family. A second letter, from David Strickland, asking that he be granted the land on the river to farm.
Date: June 8, 1798
Creator: Strickland, David
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Transcript of Letter from Delassus de Luziere to Moses Austin, May 14, 1799]

Description: Copy of transcript for a letter from Delassus de Luziere to Moses Austin, on May 14, 1799, discussing the claim of the Austins to mine for minerals at Mine a Breton in Sainte Genevieve, Missouri. He attempts to solve the issue of who should receive the money from the mine.
Date: May 14, 1799
Creator: Luziere, Delassus de
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Transcript of Invoice of Sundry Merchandise Tools, etc., Sent to Illinois for the Account of S. and M. Austin [1800]

Description: Copy of transcript for a letter from invoice for merchandise tools and other items for the account of Moses and Stephen F. Austin, which contains an itemized list of items, quantities ordered, the value of the items represented in Virginia currency and the conversion of the value of those items to silver. A sampling of items from the invoice include: blankets, nails, chisels, keys, scales, and drying pans.
Date: [1800]
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Transcript of Corrected Statement for a parcel of Bar Lead, Shot Lead, and Shot received of Moses Austin and sold by F. Meriult taken from an account of sales rendered by Meriult, 1804]

Description: Copy of transcript for a corrected statement of lead shot purchased from Moses Austin and sold on consignment by F. [Meriult]. The document includes information regarding dates, purchasers, number of bars or sheets or shot purchased, prices, and dolls.
Date: 1804
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Transcript of Credits to the House in the Village, February 20, 1808]

Description: Copy of transcript for a financial record detailing credits to the house in the village. The document includes dates, names, the amount of money credited to those individuals. The document also includes a description of the financing that paid for the house to be built, the period of time required for the construction of the house, and features of the house.
Date: February 20, 1808
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Transcript of Invoice of Sundry Shipments of Bar and Sheet Lead and Shot Shipped to New Orleans and Consigned to John F. Merieult for Sales and returns by Moses Austin & Co. in the Years 1801 - 1803]

Description: Copy of transcript for an invoice from Moses Austin and Co. detailing shipments of lead materials sold on consignment to John F. Merieult. The invoice includes dates, name of person who delivered the material, quantity, and price.
Date: 1803
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History