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    José Lazaro Benavides Autograph Document Signed. Four pages, two sided with integral blank, 12mo, Guerrero, June 26, 1840. As Prefecto at Guerrero (San Juan Bautista), Benavides writes to the Justice of the Peace at San Fernando, to discuss the lack of consideration military commanders are showing to local authorities. He also orders that when military commanders are located at San Fernando, they must follow the proper chains of command. Heavily age toned and bearing water stained areas; still legible with a bold signature. In good condition. From the Taking of Texas Collection.

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