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.
Paying bills; Alcoholic beverages; Militias; Republic of Texas;
Order to pay D. F. Ford for 30.5 gallons of whiskey at $1.62 per gallon, destroyed on the orders of H. McLeod, Adjutant General, approved and signed by Major J. S. Roberts, Quarter Master in Nacogdoches on August 30, 1838.
Law & legal affairs; Horses; Republic of Texas; Debt
1839 legal claim by J. Rogers of Fannin County to appoint James A. Calwell of Fannin County as lawful attorney to make the claim for the recovery of $75 owed by the Republic of Texas for the purchase of a horse by J. Sowell, Quarter Master of the...
Carts & wagons; Pack animals; Packtrains; Republic of Texas
July 24, 1839 receipt made in Nacogdoches to H. J. Offett for the $150.00 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,...
Judicial proceedings; Trials, litigation, etc.; Cotton; Republic of Texas; Shipping;
Record of Interrogatory for a trial regarding bales of cotton shipped in April 1843, prepared for the Galveston County, Texas District Court, in the case of Arnold Thomason versus Henry M. Smyth, to be answered before the Chief Justice of...