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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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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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

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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  • 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 May 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Star of the Republic Museum.