Republic of Texas One-Dollar Bill

Description

Paper bill representing one dollar ($1), printed by the Republic of Texas. There are engraved images of a Native American man holding a bow on the left side and a seated woman at the top. Text says "The Treasurer of the Republic of Texas Will pay One Dollar in [...] Notes in the Government when presented at the Treasury [...] act of Congress, Austin."

Physical Description

1 paper bill

Creation Information

Texas. Treasury Department. 1836/1846.

Context

This physical object is part of the collection entitled: Fort Bend Museum Collection and was provided by Fort Bend Museum to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 2466 times , with 42 in the last month . More information about this object can be viewed below.

Who

People and organizations associated with either the creation of this physical object or its content.

Rights Holders

For guidance see Citations, Rights, Re-Use.

  • Unknown

Audiences

Check out our Resources for Educators Site! We've identified this physical object as a primary source within our collections. Researchers, educators, and students may find this object useful in their work.

Provided By

Fort Bend Museum

The Fort Bend Museum presents a rich variety of historical materials, including photographs of artifacts from the museum and local history photographs. Among these interesting materials are photographs of U.S. Congressman John M. Moore, prohibitionist Carrie A. Nation, and Jane Long, the "Mother of Texas."

Contact Us

What

Descriptive information to help identify this physical object. Follow the links below to find similar items on the Portal.

Titles

  • Main Title: Republic of Texas One-Dollar Bill
  • Alternate Title: Republic of Texas 1 dollar bill

Description

Paper bill representing one dollar ($1), printed by the Republic of Texas. There are engraved images of a Native American man holding a bow on the left side and a seated woman at the top. Text says "The Treasurer of the Republic of Texas Will pay One Dollar in [...] Notes in the Government when presented at the Treasury [...] act of Congress, Austin."

Physical Description

1 paper bill

Notes

Donation was dropped off at the McFarlin House on 2/25/03 by Alice Dawson (daughter-in-law) of Dorothy Dawson

Subjects

Keywords

University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure

Language

Item Type

Identifier

Unique identifying numbers for this object in the Portal or other systems.

Collections

This object is part of the following collection of related materials.

Fort Bend Museum Collection

The Fort Bend Museum Collection presents a rich variety of historical materials, including photographs of artifacts from the museum and local history photographs. Among the interesting materials are photographs of U.S. Congressman John M. Moore, prohibitionist Carrie A. Nation, and Jane Long, the "Mother of Texas."

What responsibilities do I have when using this physical object?

When

Dates and time periods associated with this physical object.

Creation Date

  • 1836/1846

Covered Time Period

Start & End Dates

  • 1836 - 1846

Added to The Portal to Texas History

  • April 15, 2005, 8:39 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • April 12, 2013, 2:41 p.m.

Usage Statistics

When was this object last used?

Yesterday: 0
Past 30 days: 42
Total Uses: 2,466

Where

Geographical information about where this physical object originated or about its content.

Map Information

  • map marker Automatically generated Place Name coordinates.
  • Repositioning map may be required for optimal printing.

Mapped Locations

Interact With This Physical Object

Here are some suggestions for what to do next.

Enlarge

Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Texas. Treasury Department. Republic of Texas One-Dollar Bill, physical object, 1836/1846; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth2297/: accessed December 6, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Fort Bend Museum.