Papers Pertaining to the Institution of Slavery, 1809-1866
CRUMPER, D.D., ADS, Brenham, May 22, 1850. Court order for the sale of "two certain negro slaves (a women named Rhoda...about forty-five years old) of black complexion and a...
Thirty documents represents original papers signed by a number of Stephen F. Austin's "Old 300"[among the earliest Anglo settlers]. They were assembled by a rare books dealer for James L. Britton, III, who donated them to SHSU.
Britton Hispanic Texana Collection, 1546-1877
GOBERNACION DEL ESTADO LIBRE DE LAS TAMAULIPAS. Broadside commendation to Felipe de la Garza for his service dated July 19, 1824, in Padilla. 1p. 8 1/2 x 12 1/4 , TEXT IN SPANISH. SHH VII:14