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Letter to Colonel Allen, 25 October 1859

Description:

Letter from Mary Jones, widow of the last president of the Republic of Texas. The original letter is housed in the University of North Texas Archives.

Creator(s): Jones, Mary Smith McCrory
Creation Date: October 25, 1859
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Special Collections
Collection(s):
From Republic to State: Debates and Documents Relating to the Annexation of Texas, 1836-1856
University of North Texas Archives
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Creator (Author):
Jones, Mary Smith McCrory

Jones, Mary Smith McCrory, 1819-1907. Mary Jones. Wife of the last president of the Republic of Texas.

Date(s):
  • Creation: October 25, 1859
  • Digitized: August 6, 2003
Coverage:
Era
The Texas Frontier, 1846-1861
Date
October 25, 1859
Description:

Letter from Mary Jones, widow of the last president of the Republic of Texas. The original letter is housed in the University of North Texas Archives.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Partner:
UNT Libraries Special Collections
Collection:
From Republic to State: Debates and Documents Relating to the Annexation of Texas, 1836-1856
Collection:
University of North Texas Archives
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: atl008-009
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth2374
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text
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Access: Public
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