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  Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
 Decade: 1840-1849
 Collection: Star of the Republic Museum Objects
Acts and Resolutions Passed at the Second Session of the Twenty-Eighth Congress of the United States

Acts and Resolutions Passed at the Second Session of the Twenty-Eighth Congress of the United States

Date: 1845
Creator: United States. Congress.
Description: Front cover of the documents published by the second session of the 28th Congress of the United States.
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
America

America

Date: 1844
Creator: Arrowsmith, J.
Description: Map of the western hemisphere; it is a hand-colored engraving showing settlements and topography. Countries are outlined in various colors.
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
"Amerique Septentrionale"

"Amerique Septentrionale"

Date: [1840]
Creator: unknown
Description: Hand-colored map of North America showing settlements, rivers, and mountains
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
Bill of sale for slave

Bill of sale for slave

Date: 1844
Creator: unknown
Description: Bill from Nancy Lea to Antoinette L. Bledsoe for Negro named Frank; Lea was Sam Houston's mother-in-law
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
Bonnet

Bonnet

Date: 1849
Creator: unknown
Description: White lace cap made by Mrs. Anson Jones for her son, Cromwell Anson Jones, b. 1849, Barrington
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
Campaign ribbon

Campaign ribbon

Date: 1844~
Creator: unknown
Description: James K. Polk/George M. Dallas campaign ribbon; political campaign in which annexation of Texas was an issue
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
[Commission for Justice of the Peace]

[Commission for Justice of the Peace]

Date: October 8, 1846
Creator: Horton, Albert C.
Description: Commission by A.C. Horton, Governor of Texas, appointing John H. Seward as Justice of the Peace for Washington County.
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
[Copy of land grant to George H. Bringhurst]

[Copy of land grant to George H. Bringhurst]

Date: October 10, 1845
Creator: Jones, Anson
Description: Robert Emmett Bledsoe Baylor Papers. Copy of land grant to George H. Bringhurst for one-third of a league of land in Harris County and about 28 miles northwest of Houston; granted by President Anson Jones
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
"Correspondence with Texas, on the Subject of Annexation"

"Correspondence with Texas, on the Subject of Annexation"

Date: March 20, 1845
Creator: unknown
Description: Government document concerning the annexation of Texas; 29th Congress, 1st session, [1846]; At head: "Doc. No. 2. [Documents accompanying the President's message at the commencement of the First Session of the Twenty-Ninth Congress.]"
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
Court Order

Court Order

Date: July 1, 1847
Creator: unknown
Description: James B. Miller, administrator for the estate of William Barret Travis, ordered to collect $13.55 from James H. Holt by the County Court of Washington County
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
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