Box 1

 Container

Contains 3 Collections and/or Records:

Scurry, Richardson, A., Texas jurist and legislator born at Gallatin, Tennessee on November 11, 1811. Montgomery, November 29, 1840, Character witness for Pleasant Gray accepted as evidence in suit. Scurry, a brilliant attorney, fought in the Battle of San Jacinto, was District Attorney of the 5th Judicial District, Judge of the 6th District and a member of the Supreme Court.

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 11
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This .42 linear feet collection is divided into four series: Series I contains documents related of the Republic of Texas. These include writs, petitions, and briefs from 1837-1845 regarding persons originally from the State of Tennessee who played a key role in Texas history. The files are alphabetical. Series II contains pamphlets relating to the history of Tennessee from 1817-1862. Topics are varied by...
Dates: 1817 - 1924

Tennessee. Speech of Hon. L. B. Chase, of Tennessee on the Tariff delivered in the House of Representatives, June 26, 1846

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 11
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This .42 linear feet collection is divided into four series: Series I contains documents related of the Republic of Texas. These include writs, petitions, and briefs from 1837-1845 regarding persons originally from the State of Tennessee who played a key role in Texas history. The files are alphabetical. Series II contains pamphlets relating to the history of Tennessee from 1817-1862. Topics are varied by...
Dates: June 26, 1846

U. S. House of Representatives, Washington, D.C., H.R. 625. A Bill granting a pension to James Davidson of Fentress County, Tennessee placed on the roll of invalid pensioners by the Secretary of War., February 15, 1845

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 11
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This .42 linear feet collection is divided into four series: Series I contains documents related of the Republic of Texas. These include writs, petitions, and briefs from 1837-1845 regarding persons originally from the State of Tennessee who played a key role in Texas history. The files are alphabetical. Series II contains pamphlets relating to the history of Tennessee from 1817-1862. Topics are varied by...
Dates: February 15, 1845

 

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