[Land grant] : Austin, [Tex.], 1859 August 11.


Land Grant for 160 acres in Denton County.

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Texas. General Land Office. August 11, 1859.


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Land Grant for 160 acres in Denton County.

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1 item (2 p.) ; 32 x 38 cm.


Grant for one hundred and sixty acres of land in Denton county to Jonathan A. Nights.
Signed by Francis Menefee White and Hardin Richard Runnels.


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This extensive online collection of books and maps includes a 1633 map, America Noviter Delineata; H. K. Yoakum's History of Texas: from its First Settlement in 1685 to its Annexation in 1846, Vols. 1 & 2; and Exploration of the Red River of Louisiana, in the year 1852 by Randolph B. Marcy.

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Texas. General Land Office. [Land grant] : Austin, [Tex.], 1859 August 11., text, August 11, 1859; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth20800/: accessed May 25, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; .