Statement of taxes due to the city of Houston from Mrs. Mary Jones, 1898

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Statement documenting valuation of property in 1897 and 1898 for taxes owed to the city of Houston.

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Creator: Unknown. 1897/1898.

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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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Statement documenting valuation of property in 1897 and 1898 for taxes owed 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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  • 1897/1898

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  • 1897 - 1898

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  • Dec. 1, 2004, 7:10 p.m.

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  • Oct. 13, 2014, 10:52 a.m.

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Statement of taxes due to the city of Houston from Mrs. Mary Jones, 1898, letter, 1897/1898; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth2603/: accessed July 24, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Houston Libraries' Special Collections.