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 County: Nacogdoches County, TX
 Collection: Star of the Republic Museum Objects
[Letter from W.B. Ochiltree to Jesse Grimes, November 27, 1847]

[Letter from W.B. Ochiltree to Jesse Grimes, November 27, 1847]

Date: November 27, 1847
Creator: unknown
Description: Papers of Jesse Grimes. Letter from W.B. Ochiltree to Jesse Grimes, concerns nomination of district judge. Mentions Amos Clark and murderer David L. Ray.
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
Land Survey

Land Survey

Date: 1838
Creator: unknown
Description: Land survey of 640 and 1280 acres in Nacogdoches County; signed by B. A. Vansickle, Abraham Gibson, and W. H. Ferris for George H. Wright, Hansel Wright and Michael Snyder
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
[Letter from Sam Houston to Charles Sims, August 12, 1838]

[Letter from Sam Houston to Charles Sims, August 12, 1838]

Date: August 12, 1838
Creator: Houston, Sam, 1793-1863
Description: Letter with orders from Sam Houston to Charles Sims instructing him to proceed to various Indian tribes to assure them that they will have peace. The text reads: Nacogdoches, Texas 12th Aug, 1838 to Charles Sims, Sir, You will proceed to the various Tribes of Indians, and assure them them [sic], that no harm is in=tended towards them, but that the Treaty shall be [...] with them, and that they shall have their homes and their lands, and Peace will be kept with them; Tell them my words shall not perish= Let them remain at peace! It is said that whitemen [sic] intend to march against the Indians this is false! no such thing has even been thought of. Bad men may say so, but good men will not! Good men will [...]. Your Salary will be at the rate of five dollas a day. I am [...] Sam Houston.
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
[Letter to R.E.B. Baylor from Walker Wheeler, May 26, 1863]

[Letter to R.E.B. Baylor from Walker Wheeler, May 26, 1863]

Date: May 26, 1863
Creator: Wheeler, Walker
Description: Letter to R.E.B. Baylor from Walker Wheeler regarding Civil War news. Robert Emmett Bledsoe Baylor Papers.
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
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