The Battle of San Jacinto

Mary J. Briscoe to McArdle, May 30, 1889

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Mary Briscoe to McArdle, May 1889

80 Crawford St


Houston May 30th 1889

Mr. H. A. McArdle

Dear Sir

            I expect you


have come to the conclusion


by this time, that "important matters"


have entirely effaced your wishes


to have a portrait of my husband


from my mind; After my return


my time was occupied by the ill[-]


ness and death of an old friend.


Then I have had much trouble


in getting a correct photo. from


the portrait; If I had known it —


[I] would have sent the portrait,


but the copy is very good. The lower


part of the face gives one the impres[-]


sion that the contour of the face

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Mary J. Briscoe to McArdle, May 30, 1889, The Battle of San Jacinto Notebook, The McArdle Notebooks, Archives and Information Services Division, Texas State Library and Archives Commission.

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