"Sweets for the Leisure Hours, or Flowers of Instruction"

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Child's book, "moral, instructive, and entertaining" "for the mind and eyes"

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Width: 7 cm x Height: 11 cm

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Creator: Unknown. 1840.

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  • S. Babcock
    Publisher Info: "Printed and Published By S. Babcock"
    Place of Publication: New Haven

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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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Child's book, "moral, instructive, and entertaining" "for the mind and eyes"

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Width: 7 cm x Height: 11 cm

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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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  • 1840

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"Sweets for the Leisure Hours, or Flowers of Instruction", text, 1840; New Haven. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth30050/: accessed October 16, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Star of the Republic Museum.