Letter Declaring Danevang to be the Danish Capital of the State of Texas

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Correspondence sent to Mrs. Elsie Christiansen from D. R. "Tom" Uher, a member of the House of Representatives in the state of Texas. The document gives Mrs. Christiansen notice that House Concurrent Resolution 21 passed by both houses of the state congress, which made Danevang the Danish capital of Texas. Accompanying information indicates that Homer Smith worked with Mr. Uher on the process.

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[1] p. ; 28 x 22 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. June 22, 1990.

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  • Main Title: Letter Declaring Danevang to be the Danish Capital of the State of Texas
  • Added Title: State of Texas House of Representatives

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Correspondence sent to Mrs. Elsie Christiansen from D. R. "Tom" Uher, a member of the House of Representatives in the state of Texas. The document gives Mrs. Christiansen notice that House Concurrent Resolution 21 passed by both houses of the state congress, which made Danevang the Danish capital of Texas. Accompanying information indicates that Homer Smith worked with Mr. Uher on the process.

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[1] p. ; 28 x 22 cm.

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  • References : Senate Resolution - Declaring Danevang to be the Danish Capital of the State of Texas, DHPS_2003-018-002

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See Also: : References : Senate Resolution - Declaring Danevang to be the Danish Capital of the State of Texas, DHPS_2003-018-002

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Letter Declaring Danevang to be the Danish Capital of the State of Texas, legal document, June 22, 1990; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth223833/: accessed November 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Danish Heritage Preservation Society.