A social letter to Gen. Stoddard in which Albert T. Patrick claims innocence in the murder of William Marsh Rice and confidence that the Court of Appeals would overturn Patrick's guilty verdict, allowing him to carry out the wishes stated in the 1900 will. This will was proven in court by Capt. James A. Baker to be a fraud. Handwritten.
Patrick, Albert T.. Letter from Albert T. Patrick to Gen. H.B. Stoddard, New York, August 26, 1903. 1903. From Woodson Research Center, Rice University, Britton Collection of Early Texas and U.S. Civil War documents, 1597-1903, MS 009. http://hdl.handle.net/1911/27240.