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.
The TJR trunk is part of the Millard's Crossing collection. Unfortunately, Lera Thomas did not keep paperwork to explain the source of how she acquired the chest. The trunk has been 3-D scanned by the Texas Cultural Heritage Center at Stephen F....
This is an orange club card about the Houston Knot Hole Gang that explains the rules for joining the group. Card is signed by "Jimmy Thomas" and has a diagonal stamp with the name "J. Doyle Parrington." The card is numbered #1011. Printed in black...
Letter to Messrs. Fowler & Wells regarding a publication, from Thomas J. Rusk, while in Washington on the Brazos, Texas. For more information on Orson Squire Fowler visit http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orson_Squire_Fowler
Debt; Paying bills; Public debt; Armies; Cattle; Beef cattle; Animal feeding; Republic of Texas
An account of beef cattle and fodder provided to the Army of Texas by Jesse Walberg, in the amount of $207.75, less the amount of $33.00 for three small cattle. Signed by K. H. Douglass and J. Roberts.
1835 document acknowledging receipt of a ten dollar donation for the U.S. volunteers, made by William Loyd on behalf of the Committee of Vigilance & Safety, Nacogdoches, Texas. Received by J. Porter and H. H. Edwards.
1843 Republic of Texas order for the sheriff of San Augustine County to summon Joseph Broyles to appear in District Court to give evidence in the case of K. L. Anderson, Custom Collector, vs. B. R. Wallace, et al, signed by J. B. Johnson, Clerk.