[Mexican War Veteran's Ribbon]

Description

A ribbon of a veteran of the Mexican War.

Physical Description

1 letter: 8 x 2 in.

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Creator: Unknown. Creation Date: Unknown.

Context

This physical object is part of the collection entitled: Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures and was provided by Log Cabin Village to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 144 times . More information about this object can be viewed below.

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Log Cabin Village

The Pioneer Texas Heritage Committee and the Tarrant County Historical Society came together in the 1950s to create the Log Cabin Village, a compilation of historical structures aimed at providing education on Texas life in the 19th century. They restored and furnished each structure with artifacts, and today the village is open to the public.

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Description

A ribbon of a veteran of the Mexican War.

Physical Description

1 letter: 8 x 2 in.

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Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures

The materials in this collection, which include photographs, letters, books, and more, reflect the history of Fort Worth. This project was funded by the Amon Carter Foundation and the Adeline and George McQueen Foundation.

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Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Aug. 14, 2008, 8:53 p.m.

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[Mexican War Veteran's Ribbon], physical object, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth38919/: accessed September 25, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Log Cabin Village.