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[Transcript of Letter, August 19, 1821]

Description: Copy of transcript for a letter in Spanish, on August 19, 1821, providing that Juan Seguín accompany Stephen F. Austin and the 300 Louisiana families who are soon to immigrate to Mexico.
Date: August 19, 1821
Item Type: Letter
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[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
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Transcript of an essay by Stephen F. Austin concerning the law of April 6, 1830, [May 18, 1830?]]

Description: Copy of transcript for an essay written by Stephen F. Austin, in which Austin addresses the history of Texas and the negative effects of the law of April 6, 1830, which ended immigration from the United States. Austin also argues that Texas would not economically benefit from separating from Mexico.
Date: [1830-05-18?]
Item Type: Text
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Transcript of Letter from Antonio Martinez, August 14, 1821]

Description: Copy of transcript for a letter from Antonio Martinez, on August 14, 1821, allowing 300 Louisiana families, selected by Moses Austin and Stephen F. Austin, to immigrate into Mexico.
Date: August 14, 1821
Creator: Martinez, Antonio
Item Type: Letter
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History