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Collection Reference Number GLC01164
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1836 
Title Antonio L. Santa Anna to Francisco Martinez, re: asking that a letter be sent to his wife [in Spanish]
Date 26 July 1836
Author Santa Anna, Antonio López de (1794-1876)  
Recipient Martinez, Francisco  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Written in Spanish while being held captive in Texas. Martinez was Mexican consul in New Orleans. The letter was to be delivered through the Semano Brothers at the Consulate at Vera Cruz.
Subjects Texas  Marriage  Latin and South America  Global History and Civics  Military History  Prisoner  Prisoner of War  Diplomacy  American West  Westward Expansion  
Place written Columbia, Texas
Theme Westward Expansion; Women in American History
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859
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