[Letter from Maria B. Smith to her sister, Rosanna Grimes]

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Papers of Jesse Grimes. Letter from Maria B. Smith to her sister, Rosanna Grimes, concerns affairs in Alabama and immigration

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Width: 20.2 cm x Height: 31.95 cm

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Creator: Unknown. October 25, 1850.

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This letter 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 198 times . More information about this letter 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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Papers of Jesse Grimes. Letter from Maria B. Smith to her sister, Rosanna Grimes, concerns affairs in Alabama and immigration

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Width: 20.2 cm x Height: 31.95 cm

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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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  • October 25, 1850

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  • Jan. 18, 2008, 3:02 p.m.

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  • Sept. 13, 2008, 1:15 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

[Letter from Maria B. Smith to her sister, Rosanna Grimes], letter, October 25, 1850; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth32411/: accessed December 8, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Star of the Republic Museum.