"Houston, Texas"

Description

From "Harper's Weekly." This item includes a sketch of Houston, Texas and the text on the reverse of the clipping.

Physical Description

Width: 26.67 cm x Height: 9.52 cm

Creation Information

Davis, Theodore R. October 27, 1866.

Context

This artwork 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 91 times . More information about this work 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

From "Harper's Weekly." This item includes a sketch of Houston, Texas and the text on the reverse of the clipping.

Physical Description

Width: 26.67 cm x Height: 9.52 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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  • October 27, 1866

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Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Jan. 18, 2008, 6:03 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • March 16, 2009, 11:04 a.m.

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Davis, Theodore R. "Houston, Texas", artwork, October 27, 1866; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth31693/: accessed March 28, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Star of the Republic Museum.