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People by River

Description: Copy negative of several people, one of whom is Marguerite Gregg, in formal dress on a hill next to the Colorado River. The river is visible behind the people.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[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 letters from James Cook and Stephen F. Austin to E. R. Wightman, April 9, 1830]

Description: Copy of transcript for letters from James Cook and Stephen F. Austin to E. R. Wightman. In Cook's letter, he discusses his survey of the land. And in Austin's letter he discusses Williams and Bowman's failure to have their land surveyed and outlines what tract he created since they did not complete the land survey.
Date: April 9, 1830
Item Type: Letter
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

[Transcript of copy of announcement by Stephen F. Austin, March 1838]

Description: Copy of transcript for announcement by Stephen F. Austin for settlers to receive Lipan Chief Captain Huan Novale with kindness and friendship. Austin's original announcement was made on January 15, 1825 and this document is a transcription of a certified copy given by the Secretary of State in March 1838.
Date: March 1838
Item Type: Text
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Transcript of a Letter, December 1, 1821]

Description: Copy of transcript of a letter written in Spanish, on December 1, 1821, discussing the possession of a governor in Spanish Texas, and laying out the terms for a peaceful resolution.
Date: December 1, 1821
Item Type: Letter
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Transcript of letter from Stephen F. Austin to Governor Viesca, October 11, 1827]

Description: Copy of transcript for a translated letter from Stephen F. Austin to the Governor of Coahuila y Texas Jose Maria Viesca requesting permission to build a town outside of the borders of his colony. From Translations of Empresario Contracts, 1825-35, p. 131 (General Land Office).
Date: October 11, 1827
Item Type: Letter
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History