Box 1

 Container

Contains 3 Collections and/or Records:

Reed, Henry, Texas jurist born in Tennessee on November 10, 1800. Franklin, April 24, 1845. Signed as Chief Justice. Interrogations in the case of Barron vs Hill regarding mortgaged slaves. Reed fought in the Battle of San Jacinto and was first Chief Justice of Robertson County.

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 9
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. George W. Jones, of Tennessee on the Bill to provide for the better Organization of the Treasury and for the collection, safe-keeping, transfer, and disbursement of the Public Revenue. Washington, 1846

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 9
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: 1846

U. S. House of Representatives, Washington, D.C., H.R. 555. A Bill to pay Captain John B. Croner;s Company of Mounted Volunteers, Tennessee Militia., January 28, 1845

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 9
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 28, 1845

 

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