Announcement of property sale, 1900

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Notice of a sale of a parcel of Mary Jones's land to satisfy indebtedness to the city of Houston

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Creator: Unknown. 1900.

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This letter is part of the collection entitled: Mary (Mrs. Anson) Jones Letters and was provided by University of Houston Libraries' Special Collections to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 167 times . More information about this letter can be viewed below.

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University of Houston Libraries' Special Collections

The University of Houston Libraries' Special Collections presents a large collection of personal letters from Mary (Mrs. Anson) Jones, dated between 1866 to 1882, discussing local affairs, family and friends. After Anson Jones's death, there were issues relating to land claims and taxes on land owned by the family. The bulk of the letters are to Mary Jones's son, Cromwell Anson Jones.

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  • Main Title: Announcement of property sale, 1900
  • Added Title: Sheriff's Sale

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Notice of a sale of a parcel of Mary Jones's land to satisfy indebtedness to the city of Houston

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Mary (Mrs. Anson) Jones Letters

The Mary (Mrs. Anson) Jones Letters features a large collection of personal letters from the University of Houston Libraries' Special Collections dated between 1866 to 1882, discussing local affairs, family and friends. After Anson Jones's death, there were issues relating to land claims and taxes on land owned by the family. The bulk of the letters are to Mary Jones's son, Cromwell Anson Jones.

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  • 1900

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  • Dec. 1, 2004, 7:17 p.m.

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  • March 28, 2007, 4:05 p.m.

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Announcement of property sale, 1900, letter, 1900; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth2596/: accessed July 28, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Houston Libraries' Special Collections.