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Box 3

 Container

Contains 288 Results:

Wall, Williams, Letter to Hon. William Medill requesting permission to form a mounted unit, 1847

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 250
Dates: Other: 1847
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is a result of integrating 10 smaller artificial collections into one larger artificial collection to improve organization and facilitate greater access. It chronicles the history of Texas, from the Spanish Colonial Era through the turn of the 20th century. The material has been arranged chronologically into eight series based on eras of Texas History: Spanish Colonial, Mexican Colonial, 1836, Republic, Mexican War, Early Statehood, Civil War, Reconstruction and Westward...

Houston, Sam, Letter to John W. Tilford regarding the average value of bonds issued since 1839, 1846

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 251
Dates: Other: 1846
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is a result of integrating 10 smaller artificial collections into one larger artificial collection to improve organization and facilitate greater access. It chronicles the history of Texas, from the Spanish Colonial Era through the turn of the 20th century. The material has been arranged chronologically into eight series based on eras of Texas History: Spanish Colonial, Mexican Colonial, 1836, Republic, Mexican War, Early Statehood, Civil War, Reconstruction and Westward...

Morgan, James P., Letter from J. C. Eldredge to Morgan regarding the status of a favor that Morgan requested, 1847

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 252
Dates: Other: 1847
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is a result of integrating 10 smaller artificial collections into one larger artificial collection to improve organization and facilitate greater access. It chronicles the history of Texas, from the Spanish Colonial Era through the turn of the 20th century. The material has been arranged chronologically into eight series based on eras of Texas History: Spanish Colonial, Mexican Colonial, 1836, Republic, Mexican War, Early Statehood, Civil War, Reconstruction and Westward...

Bush, Mr., Promissory note to R. R. Beebles for $775, 1857

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 252a
Dates: Other: 1857
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is a result of integrating 10 smaller artificial collections into one larger artificial collection to improve organization and facilitate greater access. It chronicles the history of Texas, from the Spanish Colonial Era through the turn of the 20th century. The material has been arranged chronologically into eight series based on eras of Texas History: Spanish Colonial, Mexican Colonial, 1836, Republic, Mexican War, Early Statehood, Civil War, Reconstruction and Westward...

Brook, F. G., Promissory note to A. E. Baker, Post Master General, for $312.50 for transporting mail from San Augustine to Lynchberg, 1856

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 253
Dates: Other: 1856
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is a result of integrating 10 smaller artificial collections into one larger artificial collection to improve organization and facilitate greater access. It chronicles the history of Texas, from the Spanish Colonial Era through the turn of the 20th century. The material has been arranged chronologically into eight series based on eras of Texas History: Spanish Colonial, Mexican Colonial, 1836, Republic, Mexican War, Early Statehood, Civil War, Reconstruction and Westward...

January, James, Receipt for a prescription to G. T. Stafford for $4, 1856

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 254
Dates: Other: 1856
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is a result of integrating 10 smaller artificial collections into one larger artificial collection to improve organization and facilitate greater access. It chronicles the history of Texas, from the Spanish Colonial Era through the turn of the 20th century. The material has been arranged chronologically into eight series based on eras of Texas History: Spanish Colonial, Mexican Colonial, 1836, Republic, Mexican War, Early Statehood, Civil War, Reconstruction and Westward...

Sons of Temperance, Texana Division, Bond made out to George R. Billups with initial payment of $10 and interest for a house and a lot, 1852

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 255
Dates: Other: 1852
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is a result of integrating 10 smaller artificial collections into one larger artificial collection to improve organization and facilitate greater access. It chronicles the history of Texas, from the Spanish Colonial Era through the turn of the 20th century. The material has been arranged chronologically into eight series based on eras of Texas History: Spanish Colonial, Mexican Colonial, 1836, Republic, Mexican War, Early Statehood, Civil War, Reconstruction and Westward...

Campbell, R. C., Letter to unidentified recipient regarding the passage of ordinances in Austin, 1861

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 256
Dates: Other: 1861
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is a result of integrating 10 smaller artificial collections into one larger artificial collection to improve organization and facilitate greater access. It chronicles the history of Texas, from the Spanish Colonial Era through the turn of the 20th century. The material has been arranged chronologically into eight series based on eras of Texas History: Spanish Colonial, Mexican Colonial, 1836, Republic, Mexican War, Early Statehood, Civil War, Reconstruction and Westward...

Printed circular which documents the formation of two committees in Guadalupe County to respond to instances of enslaved people escaping their enslavers to reach emancipation in Mexico., August 26, 1854

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 257
Dates: Other: August 26, 1854
Scope and Contents

This printed circular documents a public meeting held in Guadalupe County to respond to instances of enslaved people escaping their enslavers in order to reach emancipation in nearby Mexico. The creators of the document suspected Mexicans of lesser means of involvement in the escapes. Two committees were appointed, one to serve as a police body in the county and the other to investigate those who might have supported the enslaved people with arms, ammunition, or provisions.

Houston, Sam, Certification of I. T. McLaurin as County Clerk for Travis County, signed by Houston as Governor of Texas, 1860

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 258
Dates: Other: 1860
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is a result of integrating 10 smaller artificial collections into one larger artificial collection to improve organization and facilitate greater access. It chronicles the history of Texas, from the Spanish Colonial Era through the turn of the 20th century. The material has been arranged chronologically into eight series based on eras of Texas History: Spanish Colonial, Mexican Colonial, 1836, Republic, Mexican War, Early Statehood, Civil War, Reconstruction and Westward...

Houston, Sam, Broadside of a proclamation by Houston announcing “an Ordinance dissolving the connection of Texas with the Federal Union” and that on February 23, 1861, representatives shall vote, 1861

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 259
Dates: Other: 1861
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is a result of integrating 10 smaller artificial collections into one larger artificial collection to improve organization and facilitate greater access. It chronicles the history of Texas, from the Spanish Colonial Era through the turn of the 20th century. The material has been arranged chronologically into eight series based on eras of Texas History: Spanish Colonial, Mexican Colonial, 1836, Republic, Mexican War, Early Statehood, Civil War, Reconstruction and Westward...

Menard, Michel, Enrolment [sic] Form No. 18: “An Act for the Enroling [sic] and Licensing of Ships of Vessels to be employed in the Coasting Trade and Fisheries, and for regulating the same.” This form was used to enroll the schooner “Madona” of Galveston, 1852

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 260
Dates: Other: 1852
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is a result of integrating 10 smaller artificial collections into one larger artificial collection to improve organization and facilitate greater access. It chronicles the history of Texas, from the Spanish Colonial Era through the turn of the 20th century. The material has been arranged chronologically into eight series based on eras of Texas History: Spanish Colonial, Mexican Colonial, 1836, Republic, Mexican War, Early Statehood, Civil War, Reconstruction and Westward...

Palmer, Joseph F., Request of the Postmaster General to pay John B. Turner $86.51 for mail delivery for the quarter, 1858

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 261
Dates: Other: 1858
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is a result of integrating 10 smaller artificial collections into one larger artificial collection to improve organization and facilitate greater access. It chronicles the history of Texas, from the Spanish Colonial Era through the turn of the 20th century. The material has been arranged chronologically into eight series based on eras of Texas History: Spanish Colonial, Mexican Colonial, 1836, Republic, Mexican War, Early Statehood, Civil War, Reconstruction and Westward...

Redgate, Samuel Joseph, Letter from John Mackey stating that the German Robert Eap was contracted by Sam Houston for engineering La Grange, 1860

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 262
Dates: Other: 1860
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is a result of integrating 10 smaller artificial collections into one larger artificial collection to improve organization and facilitate greater access. It chronicles the history of Texas, from the Spanish Colonial Era through the turn of the 20th century. The material has been arranged chronologically into eight series based on eras of Texas History: Spanish Colonial, Mexican Colonial, 1836, Republic, Mexican War, Early Statehood, Civil War, Reconstruction and Westward...

Smith, Truman, Speech on the “Removals and Appointments to Office,” delivered in the U. S. Senate, March 21, 1850, March 23, 1850

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 263
Dates: Other: March 21, 1850, March 23, 1850
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is a result of integrating 10 smaller artificial collections into one larger artificial collection to improve organization and facilitate greater access. It chronicles the history of Texas, from the Spanish Colonial Era through the turn of the 20th century. The material has been arranged chronologically into eight series based on eras of Texas History: Spanish Colonial, Mexican Colonial, 1836, Republic, Mexican War, Early Statehood, Civil War, Reconstruction and Westward...