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[Letter from John C. Cooper, March 15, 1873]

Description: Letter on Office of Agricultural Insurance Company letterhead from Uncle John C. Cooper to nephew Hamilton K. Redway stating that he will be sending $5.00 as a small token. He wishes it to be placed in a bank to earn the best interest and be given to Hamilton's little son, R.C.K., when he reaches the age of 21. If he doesn't live to 21 , Hamilton is free to do what he thinks best with the money.
Date: March 15, 1873
Creator: Cooper, John C.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Mortgage agreement, November 5, 1875]

Description: Mortgage agreement between H. K. Redway and James Q. Brigham. In the agreement, it states that Redway would make three payments of $200.00 on October 1, 1876-78 to Brigham for land in Marion county in the state of Kansas. The land is described in the agreement. The payments would draw interest of ten percent per year, payable annually.
Date: November 5, 1875
Creator: Hodge, Edward A.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from F. H. Kollock to H. K. Redway, January 6, 1876]

Description: Letter from F. H. Kollock to H. K. Redway which states that Kollock has enclosed the warranty deed from J. Q. Brigham. Kollock details that he has also included the certificate of register of deeds from the county, showing that the mortgage has been "satisfied of record."
Date: January 6, 1876
Creator: Kollock, F. H.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Advertisement Card for the Memphis and Little Rock Railway, 1875]

Description: An advertisement card for the Memphis and Little Rock Railway which tells the traveler about its direct connection, "Pullman's Palace Sleeping Cars" which are available on night trains, and the names of ticket agents. On the back of the card is a list a stations, time, and fares.
Date: 1875~
Creator: Memphis and Little Rock Railway
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[State Tax account for Montague County, June 29, 1876]

Description: State Tax account for Montague County for 1874. Tax balance was $2,452.14 after it was adjusted for previous years. Taxes were collected by Levi Perryman, Sheriff, who was paid ten cents per mile for 600 miles and he collected $146.79 in commissions.
Date: June 29, 1876
Creator: Harrison, R. S.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Triplicate Warrant, February 3, 1875]

Description: The third copy of a deposit warrant for Levi Perryman, Sheriff of Montague County, Texas is for $51.65 andis dated February 3, 1875.
Date: February 3, 1875
Creator: Pitts, W. A.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Triplicate Warrant, July 23, 1875]

Description: The third copy of a deposit warrant for Levi Perryman is for the amount of $58.90 and is dated July 23, 1875.
Date: July 23, 1875
Creator: Dardeux, Stephen
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Triplicate Warrant, March 11, 1876]

Description: A deposit warrant for Levi Perryman, sheriff of Montague County, Texas, is for $369.00 and dated March 11, 1876.
Date: March 11, 1876
Creator: Dardeux, Stephen
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections