Stephen F. Austin Letters, 1832-1836
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Brief Description: The letters in this small collection were written by Stephen Fuller Austin during trips to Mexico which were undertaken on behalf of the Texas colonists in an attempt to work out differences between the settlers and the Mexican government. The letters are addressed to Samuel M. Williams, a business associate of Austin, and Austin's sister and brother-in-law, Emily Austin Bryan Perry and James Franklin Perry, who were all living in or near San Felipe de Austin, Texas. All the letters except the one to Samuel M. Williams are included in THE AUSTIN PAPERS. Included with the letters is an original Texian Loan Certificate signed by Austin.
Held at:
East Texas Research Center
1936 North Street
Nacogdoches, TX 75961
Phone: 936-468-4636
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Record Series Number: A/123
Created by: Austin, Stephen F. (Stephen Fuller) (1793-1836)
Volume: 1.0 Folders
Acquired: 00/00/1946.
Access Restrictions: Open for research.
Subject Index
Austin, Stephen F. (Stephen Fuller), 1793-1836 -- Correspondence
Government lending -- Texas
Texas -- History -- Revolution, 1835-1836 -- Sources
Texas -- Politics and government -- 1835-1836
Acquisition Notes:   Gift & Purchase
Related Materials: Austin, Stephen F. Establishing Austin’s colony: the first book printed in Texas, with the laws, orders and contracts of colonization. Austin: Pemberton Press, 1970.  ETRC KFT1655.Z9 A814 1970