Unknown to Unknown, 08-10-1823

Summary: Note On Austin's assumption of civil and military authority.

And the civil and militia officers and Inhabitants having in due form acknowledged and recognized the said Austin as invested with the faculties and powers conferred on him by the Superior Govt. he the said Austin entered upon the Civil and military command of the Colony on the 10 of August 1823, 3 year of Independance and 2 of Liberty