Carts & wagons; Pack animals; Packtrains; Republic of Texas
1839 receipt to H. J. Offett for the hire of wagon and animals to carry supplies to the Sabine River for the army of the Republic of Texas. Signed by John S. Roberts, Quarter Master, and William G. Cook, Quarter Master General.
Transportation; Military mobilizations; Republic of Texas
An 1836 receipt of a loan for $25, from Joseph Rowe to the Texas Republic, to be used in transporting military volunteers to headquarters. Signed by D. Watson, Asst. Quarter Master, San Augustine, Texas, July 24, 1836.
These are bank statements wrapped around checks and debit slips from the Stone Fort National Bank in Nacogdoches, Texas. They are related to the account of Mrs. Albert Thomas with transactions ranging from May 24, 1930 to July 1, 1930.
Submarines; Launchings; World War II; Events; Naval yards & naval stations;
This is a series of pictures of Lera Thomas at the launching of the U.S.S. Shark, a Balao-class diesel-electric submarine. Mrs. Thomas acted as the sponsor to the launching by breaking a bottle of champagne over the bow. The launch date was October...
This is the personal diary of Lera Millard following her fall semester of 1920 at the University of Alabama. She was in the delta delta delta sorority, and she talks about different events with fraternities and her sorority. Pages 49-59 have been...