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    Jose Rafael Lopez Two Autograph Letters Signed. The first letter: two pages front and verso, 8.5" x 10.75", Saltillo, September 9, 1841. Boldly signed. The letter is badly stained with chipping at the edge and a single hole at the fold, else, very good. Lopez requests power of attorney be extended for several soldiers. He also writes, "Don Anastasio [Bustamante] has pronounced for the Constitution of 1824. Santa Anna is in Tacubaya with 4000 men, Bustamante with 3000 men in Mexico City." The second letter: one page, 8.5" x 10.75", Mexico City, November 16, 1842. Boldly signed. Even toning, else, near fine. Lopez requests that all government notes be sent to Monclova for payment in cash. From the Taking of Texas Collection.

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