Sam Houston ; David Crockett.

Sam Houston ; David Crockett.

Date: 1901
Creator: Littlejohn, E. G.
Description: Brief narratives of Sam Houston and David Crockett, respectively.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
The Battle-Field of San Jacinto : An Historical Sketch

The Battle-Field of San Jacinto : An Historical Sketch

Date: unknown
Creator: Kittrell, Norman G. (Norman Goree), 1849-1927
Description: A book about the Battle of San Jacinto; from the title page: "A concise treatment of the causes which brought about the battle, the results which flowed from it, and the character and qualities of the man who composed the Texas Army."
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Life of General Houston, 1793-1863

Life of General Houston, 1793-1863

Date: 1891
Creator: Bruce, Henry
Description: Biography of Sam Houston.
Contributing Partner: UNT Archives
[Letter from Sam Houston to Joseph Ellis, June 12, 1847]

[Letter from Sam Houston to Joseph Ellis, June 12, 1847]

Date: June 12, 1847
Creator: Houston, Sam
Description: A letter from Sam Houston to his friend Joseph L. Ellis of Grand Cane at his plantation "Pleasant Lawn." Discusses Judge Worsham, the health of the Houston family and neighbors. This letter is purported to be a hoax and forgery, as multiple copies exist.
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
[Statement certifying G.M. Mooring as Clerk of the County Court of Grimes County, May 3, 1860, and signed by Governor Sam Houston]

[Statement certifying G.M. Mooring as Clerk of the County Court of Grimes County, May 3, 1860, and signed by Governor Sam Houston]

Date: May 3, 1860
Creator: unknown
Description: Statement certifying G.M. Mooring as Clerk of the County Court of Grimes County and signed by Governor Sam Houston. Lois Jean Cooper Mayer Collection, Supplement 2
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
Biography of Private Alfonso Steele (Deceased) Last Survivor of the Battle of San Jacinto, Together with Mr. Steele's Account of the Campaign and Fight, and the Official Report of General Sam Houston, With Complete Roster of the Commands Composing the Little Army.

Biography of Private Alfonso Steele (Deceased) Last Survivor of the Battle of San Jacinto, Together with Mr. Steele's Account of the Campaign and Fight, and the Official Report of General Sam Houston, With Complete Roster of the Commands Composing the Little Army.

Date: [c. 1925]
Creator: Steele, Alfonso
Description: This book is separated into three basic sections starting with an autobiographical sketch about Alfonso Steele, the last survivor of the Battle of San Jacinto. Next, an article by the editor of The Mexia Daily News that gives an overview of Steele's children and grandchildren. Finally, the report from General Houston includes "documents of Major General Sam Houston, Commander-in-Chief of the Texas army, sent to David G. Burnett, President of the Republic of Texas" which "give an authentic account of the battle of San Jacinto, a complete list of the heroes who fought in that engagement, and they clear up some points heretofore the object of controversy" (p. 13).
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
[Certificate of the Election to Justice of the Peace for John Patterson Osterhout]

[Certificate of the Election to Justice of the Peace for John Patterson Osterhout]

Date: September 6, 1860
Creator: Houston, Sam
Description: Certificate of the election to the Justice of the Peace for John Patterson Osterhout signed by Texas governor Sam Houston and the Secretary of State.
Contributing Partner: Austin College
The Personal Correspondence of Sam Houston, Volume 4: 1852-1863

The Personal Correspondence of Sam Houston, Volume 4: 1852-1863

Date: 2001
Creator: Roberts, Madge Thornall
Description: This book is the fourth in a series of four volumes and contains collected correspondence to and from Sam Houston. The letters include footnotes that give clarification and context. The volume also has an appendix, addenda, bibliography, and an index (which starts on page 523).
Contributing Partner: UNT Press
The Personal Correspondence of Sam Houston, Volume 3: 1848-1852

The Personal Correspondence of Sam Houston, Volume 3: 1848-1852

Date: 1999
Creator: Roberts, Madge Thornall
Description: This book is the third in a series of four volumes and contains collected correspondence to and from Sam Houston. The letters include footnotes that give clarification and context. The volume also has appendices, a bibliography, and an index (which starts on page 493).
Contributing Partner: UNT Press
The Personal Correspondence of Sam Houston, Volume 1: 1839-1845

The Personal Correspondence of Sam Houston, Volume 1: 1839-1845

Date: 1996
Creator: Roberts, Madge Thornall
Description: This book is the first in a series of four volumes and contains collected correspondence to and from Sam Houston. According to information on the inside front cover, it includes letters "between Sam Houston and his wife, and their letters to other family members, family physicians, and close personal friends." The letters include footnotes that give clarification and context. The volume also has a bibliography, appendix, and index (which starts on page 377).
Contributing Partner: UNT Press
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