Letter to Appleton & Co., 9 November 1860

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Letter from Mary Jones, 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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Jones, Mary Smith McCrory November 9, 1860.

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  • Jones, Mary Smith McCrory Jones, Mary Smith McCrory, 1819-1907. Mary Jones. Wife of the last president of the Republic of Texas.

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Letter from Mary Jones, 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

As one of only two sovereign nations to join the U.S., the Republic of Texas occupies a unique place in American history. These materials relate to this volatile era. Funding provided by a TexTreasures grant.

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  • November 9, 1860

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Jones, Mary Smith McCrory. Letter to Appleton & Co., 9 November 1860, letter, November 9, 1860; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth2382/: accessed June 24, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.