Portrait of General Sam Houston

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Hand-colored, engraved portrait of Sam Houston taken from a history book.

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1 photograph : engraving, col.

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This image 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 5955 times , with 75 in the last month . More information about this image can be viewed below.

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Star of the Republic Museum

The Star of the Republic Museum is located in Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site, and its mission is to collect and preserve material culture of the Texas Republic. The Star of the Republic Museum's digital collections include books, letters, manuscripts, portraits, maps, photographs, and an impressive variety of artifacts that includes furniture, clothing, buttons, farm implements, china, trade tokens, arrowheads, and looms.

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Description

Hand-colored, engraved portrait of Sam Houston taken from a history book.

Physical Description

1 photograph : engraving, col.

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  • Found between pages 352 and 353 of John M. Niles book, "History of South America and Mexico"

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Star of the Republic Museum Objects

Located at the Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site, this collection has an impressive variety of items that include furniture, clothing, buttons, farm implements, china, trade tokens, arrowheads, cooking utensils, and looms. The items date from the early 1700s to the late 1800s.

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  • Jan. 18, 2008, 4:58 a.m.

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  • April 25, 2010, 4:28 p.m.

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Portrait of General Sam Houston, image, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth31187/: accessed February 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Star of the Republic Museum.