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    • 1899 Series $5 Silver Certificate

    • Money; Indians of North America; Business & finance;
    • Five dollar silver certificate, 1899 "Chief" note (FR 280). Hunkpapa (Lakota Sioux) Chief Running Antelope is pictured on the front of the note. Note that his head dress is Pawnee.
    • Remington .44 caliber pistol

    • Arms & armament; Firearms; Handguns; Confederate States of America;
    • Remington .44 caliber pistol brought back to Texas by Confederate soldier. Star on belt buckle represents Texas Confederacy.
    • Confederate Script

    • Money; Confederate States of America; Business & finance;
    • Confederate currency printed in 1864 in denominations of $1, 2, 5, 10, 20, 50, 100, 500.
    • Gillespie Rifle

    • Arms & armament; Firearms; Rifles
    • Gillespie North Carolina .44 caliber rifle converted to percussion cap system. Original barrel was 42 inches long. It was cut down to 30 inches. Lock plate marked "Torrey Brothers - Texas" ca 1840s.
    • 1862 United States $1 bill

    • Money; Business & finance
    • Second series of U.S. paper money issued. It is a large size note with an image of Salmon P. Chase, Secretary of Treasury under Abraham Lincoln, on the front. Payable from the New York Treasury.
    • 1882 series $10 National Bank Note

    • Money; Business & finance
    • Ten dollar national currency note issued by "The Frost National Bank of San Antonio." This type of currency was issued from 1864 to 1935 by federally chartered banks.
    • Blood Chit from World War II

    • World War II; Air pilots; Military air pilots; Equipment & supplies
    • Blood Chit issued by the Department of Defense to pilots and crews operating in Hostile Territory. A Blood Chit is a promise of a reward for the flyer's life. The object was used during China-Burma-India Theater of World War II. It has a United...
    • North America, 1753

    • Geography; Expeditions & surveys
    • Map of North America showing expeditions and colonies, 1753. Reproduced from the Fletcher-Boeselt Collection A Historical Series of Restored Early American Cartography Carto-Graphic Galleries,...San Antonio,...St. Louis, Mo. Used in Tides Project...
    • United States of America, 1863

    • Civil War; Secession; Boundaries; Rivers; Cities & towns
    • Map of the United States in 1863 showing Union and Confederate boundaries. Reproduced from the Fletcher-Boeselt Collection A Historical Series of Restored American Cartography Carto-Graphic Galleries, San Antonio, Texas, St. Louis, Mo. Used in...
    • North American Tribal Groups, 1653

    • Indians of North America; Rivers; Lakes & ponds
    • Map of North America showing Native American tribal groups in 1653. Reproduced from the Fletcher-Boeselt Collection A Historical Series of Early American Cartography Carto-Graphic Galleries,...San Antonio, Texas,...St. Louis, Mo.
    • San Augustine County, Texas, 1901

    • Land; Land tenure; Boundaries; Rivers; Roads; Cities & towns
    • Detailed San Augustine County map of land ownership of land tracts, and dates land acquisitions between 1826-1835. Commissioned by General Land Office of Texas, Austin, Texas, 1901.

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