Letter to Mary Jones, 10 February 1870

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Letter from Josephine Whiteside to the widow of the last president of the Republic of Texas. The original letter is housed in the University of North Texas Archives.

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Whiteside, Josephine February 10, 1870.

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Letter from Josephine Whiteside to the widow of the last president of the Republic of Texas. The original letter is housed in the University of North Texas Archives.

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From Republic to State: Debates and Documents Relating to the Annexation of Texas, 1836-1856

From Republic to State: Debates and Documents Relating to the Annexation of Texas, 1836-1856 features maps, books, letters and pamphlets relating to this volatile era in Texas history. As one of only two sovereign nations to become a part of the United States of America, the Republic of Texas occupies a unique place in American history. Funding for this project was provided by the TexTreasures program.

University of North Texas Archives

The University of North Texas Archives collection features early images of North Texas State Normal College (now the University of North Texas), faculty and students. The Archives also contributed materials to the collection From Republic to State: Debates and Documents Relating to the Annexation of Texas, 1836-1856.

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  • February 10, 1870

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Whiteside, Josephine. Letter to Mary Jones, 10 February 1870, letter, February 10, 1870; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth2376/: accessed July 29, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.