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dc.contributor.authorCramp, James
dc.coverage.spatialMexico (nation)
Texas (state) 2011-01-05T00:02:30Z 2011-01-05T00:02:30Z 1835
dc.identifier.citation Cramp, James. Carta de James Cramp, 12 diciembre 1835. Translated by Gauthereau-Bryson, Lorena. 1835. From Woodson Research Center, Rice University, Americas collection, 1811-1920, MS 518.
dc.description Handwritten document, 2pp, (incomplete). Remarkable letter written two days before his execution at Tampico. Cramp had been swept up in the Tampico Expedition of exiled Mexican military officer Jose Antonio Mexia. Letter: Texas Revolution, Mexico, Filibustering.
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dc.language.iso spa
dc.publisher Rice University
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dc.relation.IsReferencedByResearch module available: Texas and U.S.-Mexican Conflict in the 1830s
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dc.subject.lcshMexico--Politics and government--19th century
dc.title Carta de James Cramp, 12 diciembre 1835
dc.digitization.specifications Images were captured using the TTI Better Light Super 8K2 digital scan-back system. Master Tiff images were scanned at 24-bit color, adobeRGB1998 color profile, at 600 dpi for graphically intense images and 400 dpi for text. Textual materials are marked up in TEI/XML standard (P5 version).
dc.contributor.funder Funding for the creation of this digitized text is provided by a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services. 2006-06-27
dc.contributor.translatorGauthereau-Bryson, Lorena
dc.format.xmlschema tei-americas-p5 December 12, 1835
Inter-American relations
dc.source.collection Americas collection, 1811-1920, MS 518, Box 4 folder 14, Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University. Contact info:
dc.identifier.original wrc51804140001 aa00011tr
dc.source.provenance The Humanities Research Center at Rice University, under the direction of Dr. Caroline Levander, purchased this material from a manuscripts dealer in 2005. The Gilder Foundation funded the development of the physical archive. Original materials are housed at the Woodson Research Center, Rice University.
dc.description.translation This document is an Spanish translation of the "Letter from James Cramp, December 12, 1835." Translated by Lorena Gauthereau-Bryson. The language of the original document is English
dc.type.genre correspondence
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