Courrier du Haut-Rhin. 4ne Année, No. 65, August 7, 1845

Courrier du Haut-Rhin. 4ne Année, No. 65, August 7, 1845

Date: August 7, 1845
Creator: unknown
Description: Newsletter dated August 7, 1845 discussing the political implications of Texas joining the United States. Articles are presented in both French and German. Also included is a letter signed by Henri Castro regarding unsigned and blank contracts, dated July 31, 1845 in Neufreystaedt, and a time table for travel from the Grand Duchy of Baden.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
[Voting results tally sheet, October 13, 1845]

[Voting results tally sheet, October 13, 1845]

Date: October 13, 1845
Creator: Huth, Louis
Description: Negative image of a tally sheet with columns indicating name of voter, constitution adopted, constitution rejected, for annexation, against annexation, for colonization ordinance and against colonization ordinance. Signed Louis Huth and others on October 13, 1845.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 32, July 1928 - April, 1929

The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 32, July 1928 - April, 1929

Date: 1929
Creator: Texas State Historical Association
Description: The Texas State Historical Association Quarterly Report includes "Papers read at the meetings of the Association, and such other contributions as may be accepted by the Committee" (volume 1, number 1). These include historical sketches, biographical material, personal accounts, and other research. Index is located at the end of the volume starting on page 353.
Contributing Partner: Texas State Historical Association
Speech of Mr. Winthrop, of Massachusetts, on the Annexation of Texas

Speech of Mr. Winthrop, of Massachusetts, on the Annexation of Texas

Date: 1845
Creator: unknown
Description: Portion of the speech delivered to the House of Representatives on January 6th, 1845 about the annexation of Texas. (Includes the front cover, pages 8, 9, and 16.)
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
Southern Literary Messenger.  Volume 10, Number 05, May, 1844.

Southern Literary Messenger. Volume 10, Number 05, May, 1844.

Date: unknown
Creator: Minor, B. B.
Description: Front cover of the Southern Literary Messenger (Vol. 10, No. 5) which includes the table of contents (prose articles and original poetry).
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
Thoughts on the Proposed Annexation of Texas to the United States.

Thoughts on the Proposed Annexation of Texas to the United States.

Date: 1844
Creator: unknown
Description: Front cover of an article regarding the annexation of Texas.
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
Proceedings of a Convention of Delegates Assembled at Faneuil Hall, in the City of Boston, to Take into Consideration the Proposed Annexation of Texas.

Proceedings of a Convention of Delegates Assembled at Faneuil Hall, in the City of Boston, to Take into Consideration the Proposed Annexation of Texas.

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Front cover of a document containing proceedings regarding the annexation of Texas to the Union.
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
Legacies: A History Journal for Dallas and North Central Texas, Volume 14, Number 02, Fall, 2002

Legacies: A History Journal for Dallas and North Central Texas, Volume 14, Number 02, Fall, 2002

Date: 2002
Creator: Dallas Historical Society
Description: Biannual publication "devoted to the rich history of Dallas and North Central Texas" as a way to "examine the many historical legacies--social, ethnic, cultural, political--which have shaped the modern city of Dallas and the region around it." This issue focuses on "Historic Neighborhoods."
Contributing Partner: Dallas Historical Society
"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
Engraved frieze on the San Jacinto Monument, Measured by its Results

Engraved frieze on the San Jacinto Monument, Measured by its Results

Date: May 2, 2005
Creator: Belden, Dreanna L.
Description: Photograph of an engraved frieze on the San Jacinto Monument in La Porte. It reads: "Measured by its results, San Jacinto was one of the decisive battles of the world. The freedom of Texas from Mexico won here led to annexation and to the Mexican War, resulting in the acquistion by the United States of the states of Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, Nevada, California, Utah and parts of Colorado, Wyoming, Kansas and Oklahoma, almost one-third of the present area of the American nation, nearly a million square miles of territory, changed sovereignty."
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
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