Subject Source: Art & Architecture ThesaurusScope Note: Documents, usually executed under seal, containing a conveyance, especially of real estate.
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
John Henry Kirby Papers
Scope and Contents The majority of this manuscript collection consists of general and business correspondence concerning John Henry Kirby and his various business interests in southeast Texas. The manuscripts include holograph and typewritten letters, telegrams and postcards. Legal and land documents include deeds and abstracts, and business documents include checks and vouchers.In 1965 the collection was deposited in the archives of the Texas Gulf Coast Historical Association, at that time housed...
John C. Walker Texas Counties Collection
Found in: University of Houston Libraries Special Collections / John C. Walker Texas Counties Collection
Scope and Contents
This collection contains legal documents, advertisements, correspondence, and maps from various Texas counties dating from 1818 to 1907. Deeds and tax receipts make up a signififcant portion of the collection. Counties represented include Angelina, Cherokee, Tyler, Nacogdoches, Brazoria, Fort Bend, Galveston, and Harris. Documents from the Republic of Texas are also included.