[Letter to Dr. Thomas Moore from Jacob De Cordova, Oct. 26, 1856]


Letter from Jacob De Cordova to Thomas Moore and his son Hamilton, dated Oct. 26, 1856.

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De Cordova, Jacob Raphael October 26, 1856.


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Letter from Jacob De Cordova to Thomas Moore and his son Hamilton, dated Oct. 26, 1856.



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Rescuing Texas History, 2007

Rescuing Texas History 2007, presents materials from fifteen partners: Anderson County Historical Commission; Austin History Center, Austin Public Library; Bosque County Historical Commission; Childress County Heritage Museum; Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History; Dallas Heritage Village; First Christian Church, Port Arthur; Heritage House Museum, Orange; Historic Rose Marine Theater; Kemah Historical Society; Museum of the American Railroad; Palestine Public Library; Sanger Public Library; Sulphur Springs Public Library; and Val Verde Historical Commission.

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  • October 26, 1856

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De Cordova, Jacob Raphael. [Letter to Dr. Thomas Moore from Jacob De Cordova, Oct. 26, 1856], letter, October 26, 1856; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth27011/: accessed October 27, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Bosque County Historical Commission.