[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 139 times . More information about this object can be viewed below.

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Log Cabin Village

The Log Cabin Village collections feature 19th century photographs of the Tompkins, Parks, Howard, and Foster families, including tintypes and daguerreotypes. Two letter collections include correspondence between the Parks and Howard families dating from 1840 to 1940.

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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 participants in Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures include the UNT Libraries, Fort Worth Public Library, Texas Christian University, the Amon Carter Museum, the University of Texas at Arlington, Beth-El Congregation Archives, Tarrant County College NE, Log Cabin Village, Cattle Raisers Museum, Lockheed Martin Archives, Archives of the Central Texas Conference United Methodist Church, Dallas Public Library, University of Houston, and the Cowtown Coliseum. This project was generously funded by the Amon Carter Foundation and the Adeline and George McQueen Foundation.

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  • Aug. 14, 2008, 8:53 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

[Mexican War Veteran's Ribbon], physical object, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth38919/: accessed July 25, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Log Cabin Village.