The Poems of Frank Myrtle: including The Land of Shadows and the American Melodies.

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Front cover, spine, title page, and accompanying note from a book of poetry by Frank Myrtle. The accompanying note (dated 2/18/1919) reads, "Poems of Rev. C. L. Spencer, who wrote and pub. this volume while living at Washington, Texas. He died in 1908 at Navasota, Tex. I was formally acquainted with him and bought this copy from his wife. E. L. Shettles."

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[3] p. ; 20 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. 1858.

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  • Shettles, E. L. "E. L. Shettles, Presiding Elder, Brenham District, Methodist Episcopal Church South, Brenham, Texas."

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  • J. B. M'Ferrin
    Publisher Info: "Published for the Author, by J. B. M'Ferrin, Agent."
    Place of Publication: Nashville, Tennesee

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Front cover, spine, title page, and accompanying note from a book of poetry by Frank Myrtle. The accompanying note (dated 2/18/1919) reads, "Poems of Rev. C. L. Spencer, who wrote and pub. this volume while living at Washington, Texas. He died in 1908 at Navasota, Tex. I was formally acquainted with him and bought this copy from his wife. E. L. Shettles."

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[3] p. ; 20 cm.

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(Width: 12.7 cm x Height: 19.05 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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  • 1858

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  • Jan. 18, 2008, 6:03 a.m.

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  • June 9, 2015, 2:05 p.m.

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The Poems of Frank Myrtle: including The Land of Shadows and the American Melodies., text, 1858; Nashville, Tennesee. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth31690/: accessed July 26, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Star of the Republic Museum.