Daguerreotype of George W. Smyth

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Daguerreotype of George W. Smyth, signer of the Texas Declaration of Independence; embossed leather case with faded red cut velvet interior; copper colored metal frames picture; Smyth is holding his lapel with left hand

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Creator: Unknown. Creation Date: Unknown.

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This physical object is part of the collection entitled: Star of the Republic Museum Objects and was provided by Star of the Republic Museum to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 113 times . More information about this object can be viewed below.

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Star of the Republic Museum

Located in Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site, the Museum's mission is to collect and preserve material culture of the Texas Republic.

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Daguerreotype of George W. Smyth, signer of the Texas Declaration of Independence; embossed leather case with faded red cut velvet interior; copper colored metal frames picture; Smyth is holding his lapel with left hand

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Star of the Republic Museum Objects

From the Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site, these items (dating from 1700s-1800s) include furniture, clothing, buttons, farm implements, china, trade tokens, arrowheads, cooking utensils, and looms.

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  • Jan. 17, 2008, 10:37 p.m.

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  • March 16, 2009, 2:35 p.m.

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Daguerreotype of George W. Smyth, physical object, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth30027/: accessed August 17, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Star of the Republic Museum.