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Collection Reference Number GLC07169
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1842 
Title Sam Houston to Thomas W. Ward regarding Santa Anna
Date 15 July 1842
Author Houston, Sam (1793-1863)  
Recipient Ward, Thomas W. (Thomas William)  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description "The news direct from Mexico is that Santa Anna will soon have strong force to invade Texas. I think he wil throw one on the Rio Grande, and from that harrass out frontier town, but I do not confide in the fact that he will penetrate the country with an army." with Free Frank.
Subjects American West  Texas  Mexican War  Military History  Latin and South America  Global History and Civics  Foreign Affairs  
People Houston, Sam (1793-1863)  Ward, Thomas W. (Thomas William) (1807-1872)  
Place written Houston, Texas
Theme Westward Expansion; The Mexican War; Foreign Affairs
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859