Indian Relations in Texas

Henry W. Karnes to Albert Sidney Johnston,
January 10, 1840

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Henry W. Karnes to Albert Sidney Johnston, January, 1840

sufficient to justify our seizing and
retaining those who may come in, as
hostages, for the delivery of such Ameri-
can Captives as may at this time be
among them.

Indispensible business, in New
Orleans, forbids my acting in this business
but I would suggest the selection of
men who will act with the utmost
promptitude.

Respectfully,
H.W. Karnes

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Henry W. Karnes to Albert Sidney Johnston, January 10, 1840. Texas Indian Papers Volume 1, #74, Archives and Information Services Division, Texas State Library and Archives Commission.

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