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.
Cramp, James. Letter from James Cramp, December 12, 1835. 1835. From Woodson Research Center, Rice University, Americas collection, 1811-1920, MS 518. http://hdl.handle.net/1911/9232.