University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Ambrocio de la Garza Papers, 1827-1828



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Garza (Ambrocio de la)
Title: Garza (Ambrocio de la) Papers
Dates: 1827-1828
Abstract: Military reports sent by Garza to commander José de las Piedras, regarding the poor condition of his men’s clothing.
Extent: 4 items.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Sketch

Ambrocio de la Garza was a soldier in the Mexican forces in Nacogdoches circa 1827-1828. He reported to José de las Piedras, commander, 1827-1832.

Source: Handbook of Texas Online, s.v. "Piedras, José de las," http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/PP/fpi7.html (accessed July 13, 2010).


Scope and Contents

The Ambrocio de la Garza papers, 1827-1828, contain military reports sent by Garza to commander José de las Piedras, regarding the poor condition of his men’s clothing.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted access.

Use Restrictions

Unrestricted use.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Garza, Ambrocio de la--Archives.
Piedras, José de las
Subjects
Military uniforms--History--19th century
Places
Nacogdoches (Tex.)

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Ambrocio de la Garza Papers, 1827-1828, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center’s "History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light" project, 2009-2011.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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2D209 Military reports, 1827-1828