[Letter from Edward S. Burch to his sister, Sarah Zimmerman, March 1860]

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Letter from Edward S. Burch to his sister, Sarah Zimmerman, regarding the sale of some 30 negroes from their uncle's estate. Lois Jean Cooper Mayer Collection, Supplement 2

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[2] p.

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Creator: Unknown. March 1860.

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Star of the Republic Museum

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Letter from Edward S. Burch to his sister, Sarah Zimmerman, regarding the sale of some 30 negroes from their uncle's estate. Lois Jean Cooper Mayer Collection, Supplement 2

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[2] p.

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Star of the Republic Museum Objects

The Star of the Republic Museum Objects Collection is presented by the Star of the Republic Museum and is comprised of thousands of museum artifacts. The museum, which is located in Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site, has an impressive variety of items that include furniture, clothing, buttons, farm implements, china, trade tokens, arrowheads, cooking utensils, and looms.

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  • March 1860

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  • March 31, 2009, 4:26 p.m.

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[Letter from Edward S. Burch to his sister, Sarah Zimmerman, March 1860], letter, March 1860; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth30306/: accessed August 29, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Star of the Republic Museum.