Instructions to General James Hamilton
Commissioner of the Republic of Texas

Page 2

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Hamilton instructions, page 2

and imposing restraints in Small matters
and prejudicing interests of a more
important character. Time also
inhibits me from dilating and I will
merely refer you to the accompanying
copies of letters heretofore addressed to
Mr....on the Same Subject. From
these you will ascertain the views
of this govert and will I am persuaded,
as far as practicable, carry these out.
with great consideration
and Sincere wishes for your Success
and happiness. I have the honor
to be
Your obedient Servant
David G. Burnet
Actg Secy of State

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