Box 1

 Container

Contains 3 Collections and/or Records:

Mayfield, James S., attorney and legislator born in Tennessee in 1809. Fayette County, September 29, 1845. Signed Mayfield and Crutcher, attorneys. Petition for James Callison, auditor for the estate of Jasper A. Sargeant. Mayfield served in the 5th and 6th Republic of Texas Congresses and introduced the Franco-Texienne Bill. He was secretary of State under President Lamar.

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 7
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. Report: The Committee on Public Lands, to whom was referred the "memorial of the General Assembly of the State of Tennessee, asking a cession and relinquishment of the lands south and west of the congressional reservation line, and an appropriation in behalf of the West Tennessee College, at Jackson," according to order, have had the same under consideration, and respectfully report: Washington, January 27, 1846

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 7
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: January 27, 1846

U. S. House of Representatives, Washington, D.C., H.R. 485. A Bill for the benefit of Arthur R. Frogge of Fentress County, Tennessee placed on the invalid pension roll by the Secretary of War., December 31, 1844

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 7
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: December 31, 1844

 

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