The University of Texas at Austin
Richard Ellis to Sam Houston
Identifier: foth_0263
Title: Richard Ellis to Sam Houston
Description: On March 5, 1836, Richard Ellis, president of the Convention of 1836, conveyed to Houston his appointment as commander-in-chief of the Armies of the Republic of Texas. Ellis urged Houston and
State: Texas
Date: 1836/03/05
Creator: Ellis, Richard
Source: Hearne (Sam Houston) Collection
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Box: 3n199
Format: Correspondence
Other ID: txu-crra-3n199-03051836-01