Dozier G. Herbert, Secretary of the Galveston Historical Society, to McArdle, October 28, 1875
Galveston Oct 28th 1875.
H.A. McArdle Esq
Your fav[or] of
24th inst & inclosures [sic] been rec'd & as
soon as I could make it convenient, I
have drawn off a copy of the statement
you desire, & herewith transmit the
same properly authenticated.
One of the prime objects of the Society is to ac-
cumulate in a safe repository all possible
information pertinent to the history of the
state for the benefit of the future histo-
rians & of all persons inquiring [sic] after truth.
I took great pleasure in complying with
Dozier G. Herbert
Dozier G. Herbert, Secretary of the Galveston Historical Society, to McArdle, October 28, 1875, The Battle of San Jacinto Notebook, The McArdle Notebooks, Archives and Information Services Division, Texas State Library and Archives Commission.