Box 1

 Container

Contains 3 Collections and/or Records:

Houston, Samuel, Texas political and military leader, Governor of Tennessee. April 28, 1838. Texas Revolution claim document, payment of which is declined by Houston whilst President of the Republic. Houston served as President, Senator and Governor of Texas and let the Texan victory against Santa Ana at the Battle of San Jacinto.

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 6
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 Mr. M. P. Gentry, of Tennessee on the Tariff delivered in the House of Representatives of the U.S., July 2, 1846

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 6
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: July 2, 1846

U. S. House of Representatives, Washington, D.C., H.R. 1156. A Bill granting a pension to Randolph Carter of the State of Tennessee, placed on the roll of invalid pensioners by the Secretary of War., February 16, 1839

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 6
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 16, 1839

 

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