[Letter to James H. Raymond from Sam Houston, October 1, 1943]

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Letter to James H. Raymond requesting payment of $240 to L. Y. Torrey & Brothers from the Executive Contingent Fund (of which Raymond is acting treasurer). An additional note dated several weeks later notes receipt of the money.

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Houston, Sam {1843-10-01, 1843-10-20}.

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  • Main Title: [Letter to James H. Raymond from Sam Houston, October 1, 1943]
  • Series Title: Day at UNT

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Letter to James H. Raymond requesting payment of $240 to L. Y. Torrey & Brothers from the Executive Contingent Fund (of which Raymond is acting treasurer). An additional note dated several weeks later notes receipt of the money.

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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.

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The Rare Books and Texana Collections at the University of North Texas Libraries contribute many important materials to the Portal. In this extensive online collection of books and maps you can find 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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  • {1843-10-01, 1843-10-20}

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  • October 1, 1843 - October 20, 1946

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  • May 21, 2004, 3:25 p.m.

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  • Jan. 12, 2016, 1:59 p.m.

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Houston, Sam. [Letter to James H. Raymond from Sam Houston, October 1, 1943], letter, {1843-10-01, 1843-10-20}; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth2393/: accessed August 29, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; .