Republic of Texas Land Grant Certificate


This is a land grant from the Republic of Texas. It is to James Cole of Robertson County and is signed by Sam Houston.

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Creator: Unknown. March 28, 1844.


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Dallas Heritage Village contributed large format images of early Dallas citizens such as Dan F. Sullivan, George M. Dallas, and the Carr family for the Rescuing Texas History project.

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This is a land grant from the Republic of Texas. It is to James Cole of Robertson County and is signed by Sam Houston.


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Rescuing Texas History, 2007

Rescuing Texas History 2007, presents materials from fifteen partners: Anderson County Historical Commission; Austin History Center, Austin Public Library; Bosque County Historical Commission; Childress County Heritage Museum; Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History; Dallas Heritage Village; First Christian Church, Port Arthur; Heritage House Museum, Orange; Historic Rose Marine Theater; Kemah Historical Society; Museum of the American Railroad; Palestine Public Library; Sanger Public Library; Sulphur Springs Public Library; and Val Verde Historical Commission.

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  • March 28, 1844

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  • Feb. 19, 2008, 12:45 a.m.

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  • April 21, 2008, 2:39 p.m.

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Republic of Texas Land Grant Certificate, photograph, March 28, 1844; ( accessed October 28, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History,; crediting Dallas Heritage Village.