Cherokee County History

Cherokee County History

Date: 2001
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Commission (Tex.)
Description: This volume discusses the history of Cherokee County including its communities, geography, and major events. The statement on the dedication page says: "This book is the story of Cherokee County from its earliest days through its founding and development and the achievements of its people to the present -- its rich heritage from its founders, its lasting contributions to the Republic of Texas, the State of Texas, the Confederate States of America, and the United States of America. This book highlights Cherokee County's place in time" (p. iv). Index starts on page 707.
Contributing Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission
"The United States vs. Major Andrew Jackson"

"The United States vs. Major Andrew Jackson"

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: H.R. Doc. #122 [1815]; Appears to be just one section of the document; Report from the Committee on the Judiciary
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
[Legal Statement of Sale for Slave]

[Legal Statement of Sale for Slave]

Date: April 5, 1852
Creator: unknown
Description: Bill of sale of 45 year old slave woman (Cate) to James S. Hanna at auction at Brenham court house. Text of document: The State of Texas, Washington County April 5th A.D. 1852 Know all men by these presents, that whereas on the 16th day of November A.D. 1849, Davis [...] Recovered & obtained a judgment against Charles J. C. Lockhart, R. Autrey and A. B. [...]lurey for the sum of three hundred and seven[ty] seven dollars & twenty eight cents, together with Cost of suit, on which judgment an execution was issued on the 22nd day of March 1852, and come to hand the same day and by the power and authority vested in m[e] I proceeded to Levey on a certain negro woman by the name of Cate about forty five years old, more or less and being regularly advertised according to law to be sold on the fifth day of April A.D. 1852, at the court house door in th[e] town of Brenham at public out cry upon which James S. Hanna became the purchaser he being the highest and best bidder, for the sume of two hundred and sixty dollars. I John H. Day shirriff [sic] ...
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
The Texas Historian, Volume 58, Number 4, May 1998

The Texas Historian, Volume 58, Number 4, May 1998

Date: May 1998
Creator: Texas State Historical Association
Description: Journal published by the Texas State Historical Association containing articles written by members of the Junior Historians about various aspects of Texas history.
Contributing Partner: Texas State Historical Association
[Receipt for Hartsford Howard, September 19 1857]

[Receipt for Hartsford Howard, September 19 1857]

Date: September 19, 1857
Creator: Siblock, Augustine
Description: Receipt for Hartsford Howard in the amount of six hundred and forty dollars for warrants and land. The document is signed by Augustine Siblock.
Contributing Partner: Log Cabin Village
[Market receipt for Mrs. Howard, January 24 1860]

[Market receipt for Mrs. Howard, January 24 1860]

Date: January 24, 1860
Creator: Hendrix, R.
Description: Receipt for Mrs. Howard for the amount of twelve dollars in partial payment of a balance on pork. The document is dated January 24, 1860.
Contributing Partner: Log Cabin Village
[Receipt to Hartford Howard, October 15 1852]

[Receipt to Hartford Howard, October 15 1852]

Date: October 15, 1852
Creator: unknown
Description: Receipt for Hartsford Howard in the amount of seven hundred and forty six dollars and fifty cents. This amount was paid in full for a thirty-five year old slave. The document is dated October 15, 1852.
Contributing Partner: Log Cabin Village
San Antonio Zeitung (San Antonio, Tex.), Vol. 2, No. 39, Ed. 1 Saturday, March 24, 1855

San Antonio Zeitung (San Antonio, Tex.), Vol. 2, No. 39, Ed. 1 Saturday, March 24, 1855

Date: March 24, 1855
Creator: Douai, Dr. Adolf
Description: Weekly newspaper from San Antonio, Texas that includes local, state and national news along with advertising.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio
San Antonio Zeitung (San Antonio, Tex.), Vol. 3, No. 6, Ed. 1 Saturday, August 4, 1855

San Antonio Zeitung (San Antonio, Tex.), Vol. 3, No. 6, Ed. 1 Saturday, August 4, 1855

Date: August 4, 1855
Creator: Douai, Dr. Adolf
Description: Weekly newspaper from San Antonio, Texas that includes local, state and national news along with advertising.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio
San Antonio Zeitung (San Antonio, Tex.), Vol. 2, No. 34, Ed. 1 Saturday, February 17, 1855

San Antonio Zeitung (San Antonio, Tex.), Vol. 2, No. 34, Ed. 1 Saturday, February 17, 1855

Date: February 17, 1855
Creator: Douai, Dr. Adolf
Description: Weekly newspaper from San Antonio, Texas that includes local, state and national news along with advertising.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio
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