W. J. Powell to Stephen F. Austin, 06-24-1827
Summary: Introducing William Calahan.
To Colonel Austin.
Respected Sir, Tho I am only acquainted with you by
reputation I take the liberty of addressing you a few lines desiring you
to be so good as to write me concerning the situation of the colony
you are forming on the Brazos I passed thro' that country about
Willis J. Powell [Rubric]