Historic buildings; Lumber; Selling; Republic of Texas;
Letter from Rufus Doak, Lebanon, TN, to Dr. Alex Dients, Temple, TX, regarding the sale of original logs from 1818 Sam Houston law office in Lebanon. Typewritten on Hudson Insurance Company letterhead.
A large dogtrot house with a sleeping loft and squared logs originally located about five miles west of Central Heights, Texas, on County Road 698. Built by William and Susan Hayter who came to Texas in 1842.
Color prints of deconstruction and restoration of the Sitton Dog Trot Log Cabin, showing former clapboard siding being removed and reavealing the timbers, chinking, and wooden shingles. The cabin was built in 1843 by William Hayter and was donated...