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dc.creatorForrest, Moreau
dc.date.accessioned 2008-03-06T00:09:08Z
dc.date.available 2008-03-06T00:09:08Z
dc.date.issued 1837
dc.identifier.citation Forrest, Moreau. "Moreau Forrest Letter to Mary Forrest." (1837) Rice University: http://hdl.handle.net/1911/20746.
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1911/20746
dc.description 4 pg letter, torn in portions of fold.
dc.description.abstract Written in 1837 from Houston, Forrest writes at length to his wife about Houston, and the illness of their son; discusses the possible outbreak of war with Mexico; talks of the Texas Congress meeting. This four-page letter gives an early look at life in the Republic of Texas. Mention of Moreau Forrest as candidate for Mayor of Houston can be found in the folder on George Fisher in the Muir papers (WRC collection MS17)
dc.language.iso eng
dc.publisher Rice University
dc.rights This material is in the public domain and may be freely used, with attribution. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License.
dc.rights.urihttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
dc.sourceForrest letter guide is online at <http://www.lib.utexas.edu/taro/ricewrc/00098/rice-00098.html>, original letter at the Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University, 713-348-1586
dc.subject.lcshForrest, Mary--correpondence
Forrest, Moreau--correspondence
Texas--History--19th century
dc.title Moreau Forrest Letter to Mary Forrest
dc.digitization.specifications Color;400 dpi;Microtek;Woodson Research Center;This volume was scanned, marked up in TEIlite/XML, and transformed into HTML by the Fondren Library, Rice University.
dc.date.digital 2007
dc.format.xmlschema tei-woodson
dc.type.genre correspondence
dc.type.dcmi Text


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