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[Agreement for sale of slave in Connecticut]
An agreement for the sale of a slave in Connecticut. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth712344/
[Complaint against Dryden Holcomb for assaulting Richard Niles]
A complaint against a man named Dryden Holcomb for allegedly assaulting Richard Niles. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth712583/
[Bill of sale for purchase of slave]
A bill of sale for John Chaffin’s purchase of a slave ("hireling") named Susan from Stephen Richardson. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth712505/
[Correspondence from E.M. Pease to Lorrain T. Pease, his father]
A letter from E.M. Pease to Lorrain T. Pease, his father, in which he gives a detailed, contemporary account of the Texas Revolution. Includes typewritten transcription of the letter. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth712849/
City of Austin and Vicinity
Photograph of a map of Austin and surrounding area. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth125109/
Plan of the City of Austin
Photograph of the survey map of the City of Austin 1839. Surveyed by L. J. Pilie and Charles Schoolfield, drawn by L. J. Pilie. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth123851/
Plan of the City of Austin
Photograph of a map of the City of Austin. Original map drawn by L. J. Pilie in 1839. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth123850/
[Deed for sale of slave to E.M. Pease and John W. Harris]
A deed for the sale of a slave ("one mulatto girl") from D.R. and E.B. Walker to E.M. Pease and John W. Harris. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth712466/
[Agreement for E.M. Pease’s purchase of slave named Celia]
An agreement for E.M. Pease’s purchase of a slave named Celia. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth712405/
[Correspondence to E.M. Pease from R.M. Forbes]
A letter to E.M. Pease from R.M. Forbes, who discusses political issues, including the recent repeal of “The Negro Law.” Includes typewritten transcription of the letter. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth712337/
[Affidavit regarding seizure of slaves]
An affidavit—related to a legal dispute between William R. Smith and John W. Cloud ("Smith v. Cloud")—by Sheriff William McMaster regarding his seizure of a female slave named Grace and her three children. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth712443/
[Bill of sale for purchase of slave]
A bill of sale for William McMaster’s purchase of a slave named Harriet from William B. Smith—E.M. Pease was a witness to the transaction. Includes typewritten transcription of the document. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth712805/
[Deed for purchase of slaves]
A deed for the purchase of slaves ("forty two negroes") and "some stock." texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth713016/
[Bill of sale for purchase of slave by E.M. Pease]
A bill of sale for the purchase of a slave by E.M. Pease. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth712423/
[Agreement for sale of slave named Hercules]
An agreement for the sale of a slave named Hercules. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth712875/
[Petition in case about ownership of slaves]
Petition in a case ("Calvitt v. Harris") about ownership of slaves. Includes typewritten transcription of the document. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth712643/
[Bill of sale for purchase of slave by E.M. Pease]
A bill of sale for the purchase by E.M. Pease of a slave named Tim or Tom. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth712463/
[Note secured by deed of trust on slaves]
A note secured “by deed of trust on negroes.” texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth712706/
[Announcement of E.M. Pease’s candidacy for governor]
A circular in which E.M. Pease announces his candidacy for governor. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth712519/
[Correspondence to E.M. Pease from Sam Houston]
An “autograph” letter from Sam Houston to E.M. Pease. Includes typewritten transcription of the letter. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth712940/
The 2nd State Capitol
Photograph of the 2nd capitol building for the state of Texas. There is a attached to the bottom right hand corner of the photograph a label that reads "The 2nd State Capital [sic]. Located on the site of the present Capital [sic], Burned in 1881." The land in front of the building is terraced and a pathway extends from the entrance down the terraces. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth124080/
[Correspondence to E.M. Pease from Sterling McNeel]
A letter to E.M. Pease from Sterling McNeel that includes a list of slaves at Darrington Plantation. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth712326/
[Receipt for transportation of slaves]
A receipt for the transportation of "the negro girl Emily and child belonging to Hon. E.M. Pease." texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth712983/
[Agreement for E.M. Pease’s purchase of slave named Maria from Clinton Terry]
An agreement for E.M. Pease’s purchase of a slave named Maria from Clinton Terry. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth712754/
[Jury findings or proposed jury findings in case about ownership of slaves]
Jury findings or proposed jury findings in a case ("Smith v. Cloud") about ownership of slaves. Includes typewritten transcription of the document. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth712682/
[Receipt for transportation of slaves]
A receipt for "hauling [E.M. Pease's] negros and goods." texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth712738/
[Correspondence to Governor E.M. Pease from Brigadier Major General Persifor F. Smith]
A letter to Governor E.M. Pease from Brigadier Major General Persifor F. Smith, who discusses the repelling of “Indian incursions.” Includes typewritten transcription of the letter. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth712975/
[Correspondence to Governor E.M. Pease from Secretary of War Jefferson Davis]
A letter to Governor E.M. Pease from Secretary of War Jefferson Davis, who refers to Brigadier Major General Persifor F. Smith’s letter of July 29, 1854, to Pease. Includes typewritten transcription of the letter. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth712604/
[Correspondence to Governor E.M. Pease from A.J. Hamilton]
A letter to Governor E.M. Pease from A.J. Hamilton regarding a newspaper’s allegedly erroneous reporting of statements made by Pease. Includes typewritten transcription of the letter. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth712410/
[Correspondence/petition to Governor E.M. Pease]
A letter/petition, signed by multiple parties, asking Governor E.M. Pease for executive clemency for Mathias Lindberg, who had been convicted of perjury. Includes typewritten transcription of the letter/petition. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth712434/
[Correspondence to Governor E.M. Pease from Stephen Powers]
A letter to Governor E.M. Pease from a man named Stephen Powers, who complains about a judge’s behavior. Includes typewritten transcription of the letter. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth712503/
[Proclamation from Governor E.M. Pease regarding criminal fugitives from Louisiana]
A proclamation from Governor E.M. Pease regarding criminal fugitives from Louisiana. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth712404/
[Correspondence to Governor E.M. Pease from John Bigler, governor of California]
A letter to Governor E.M. Pease from John Bigler, governor of California. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth712857/
[Correspondence to Governor E.M. Pease from M.H. Stansell]
A letter to Governor E.M. Pease from M.H. Stansell regarding muster rolls. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth712789/
[Correspondence to Governor E.M. Pease from Sheriff W.B. Knox, and “Wanted” poster]
A letter from Sheriff W.B. Knox of Bexar County notifying Governor E.M. Pease that some prisoners had escaped from the county jail and asking Pease to post a reward for their capture, and an accompanying “Wanted” poster. Includes typewritten transcription of the letter. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth712885/
[Proclamation from Governor E.M. Pease regarding criminal fugitive]
A proclamation from Governor E.M. Pease regarding criminal fugitive William Gibson. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth712714/
[Correspondence to Governor E.M. Pease from R.L. Waddill]
A letter to Governor E.M. Pease from R.L. Waddill regarding murder indictments for several men not in custody—he suggests that a reward should be offered for the men—and accompanying indictments. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth712539/
Almanac, 1856.
The almanac includes general information about medicine, statistics, recipes, folk remedies, and meteorology for 1856. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth38128/
[Drawing of the Governor's Mansion]
Photograph of an illustration of the Governor's Mansion in 1856. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth124114/
[Invitation to inauguration of Clark Mills's equestrian statue of Andrew Jackson]
An invitation that Governor E.M. Pease received to the inauguration of Clark Mills's equestrian statue of Andrew Jackson. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth712541/
[Correspondence/petition to Governor E.M. Pease]
A letter/petition to Governor E. M. Pease from people in Mountain Valley, who complain about Indian attacks. Includes typewritten transcription of the letter/petition. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth712946/
[Correspondence/petition to Governor E.M. Pease]
A letter/petition to Governor E.M. Pease from citizens of La Grange on behalf of Dr. John S. Lewellen, a local citizen who had been convicted and fined for betting on an election. Includes typewritten transcription of the letter/petition. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth712691/
[Agreement for E.M. Pease’s purchase of slave named Mary Ann from J.M. Prewitt]
An agreement for E.M. Pease’s purchase of a slave named Mary Ann from J.M. Prewitt. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth713021/
[Correspondence to Governor E.M. Pease from Henry A. Wise, governor of Virginia]
A letter to Governor E.M. Pease from Henry A. Wise, governor of Virginia, regarding the protection of the “honor and interests” of slaveholding states. Includes typewritten transcription of the letter. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth712320/
[Baptist Church and Capitol Building]
Photograph of the first church building used by the Baptist Church (left) and the 1853 Capitol building (right). texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth123983/
[Correspondence to Governor E.M. Pease from J.A. Corker]
A letter to Governor E.M. Pease from J.A. Corker regarding possession of a slave. Includes typewritten transcription of the letter. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth712644/
[Agreement for E.M. Pease’s purchase of slave named Esther]
An agreement for E.M. Pease’s purchase of a slave named Esther. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth712853/
Looking southwest from Governor's Mansion
Looking northwest toward the Quality Shoppe at 1104 Colorado. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth125156/
The Scouting Expeditions of McCulloch's Texas Rangers; or, the Summer and Fall Campaign of the Army of the United States in Mexico--1846; including Skirmishes with the Mexicans, and an accurate detail of the Storming of Monterey; also the Daring Scouts at Buena Vista together with anecdotes, incidents, descriptions of country, and sketches of the lives of the celebrated partisan chiefs, Hays, McCulloch, and Walker.
A narrative recounting the experiences of Texas Rangers in Texas and the actions they were involved in. Includes lists of soldiers killed and wounded. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth38096/
[Correspondence to E.M. Pease from Lucadia Pease]
The first of two letters to E.M. Pease from Lucadia Pease in which she discusses the possible purchase of a house from James B. Shaw. Includes typewritten transcription of the letter. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth712567/
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