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,...
Debt; Paying bills; Public debt; Armies; Cattle; Beef cattle; Animal feeding; Republic of Texas
An account of beef, corn, oats, fodder provided to the Army of Texas from August 7th to the 30th 1838 by Dr. Jesse Walling, in the amount of $207.75, less the amount of $33.00 for three small beeves (cattle). Signed by K. H. Douglass and J....
Receipt certifying one wagon and two yoke of oxen were left by Don Pedro Vila in the care of Mr. Perry, for the use of the Army of Texas, at Lynn's Landing, Texas. Signed by John Forbes, Commissary General.
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.
Military rations; Militias; Coffeepots; Commerce; Business & finance; Republic of Texas;
Receipt dated 13 September 1838 for a coffee pot and forty-pounds of "cantings" purchased for the use of the military in the field by Major John S. Roberts, Quartermaster from Smith & Watkins. Purchase for a total of $11.50
Receipt for One-thousand, nine-hundred, thirty-four dollars, paid by Amaziah E. Baker, to S. W. Blount, to pay off a mortgage held by him for a tract of land which was part of the Chireno Grant. Witnessed by Frank B. Sublett and Henry Lewis.
Receipt from the Pacific Express Co. for the shipping of three boxes from Nacogdoches, Texas, to Wells, Texas. Receipt for tuition and firewood for two pupils from George Clevenger to T. A. Nickerson, Nacogdoches, Texas.
An owner's manual for a Philco television set. Inside is a receipt from Crumpacker Distributing Corporation sold to Kamin Furniture Company and shipped to Mrs. J. W. Millard, Sr. It is dated December 2, 1953.
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.