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[Contract between Huth and Castro, November 20, 1844]

Description: Document putting forth the contract between Huth and Castro detailing what is expected of Huth and what Castro will give him in return for services rendered. Signed Hr. Castro and Louis Huth in Castroville on November 20, 1844.
Date: November 20, 1844
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

The Cosmopolitan Hand-book of Rules and Tables

Description: Educational book about business and agriculture. Includes tables for conversions of various weights and measures, population and census data, information for making purchases and sales in agriculture, and business advice, along with an extensive section of advertisements.
Date: 1884
Creator: Coryell, E. E.
Item Type: Book
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Curing Cancer with Red-Clover Tea]

Description: Clipping regarding the use of red-clover tea to cure cancer. Advertisements on the reverse side for Wm. W. Gamble, Bookseller and Stationer, and Gamble's News Depot, San Antonio, Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Deed of Trust]

Description: Handwritten form entitled Deed of Trust. Blanks not filled in.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Document describing an agreement between Henri Castro, Ferdinand Louis Huth, and Huth & Co., October 5, 1843, English translation]

Description: Agreement between Henri Castro in Paris, Ferdinand Louis Huth and Huth & Co. in Neufreystaedt, in which they set forth the terms of their joint venture. Namely, that Ferdinand Louis Huth will travel to Texas and conduct trade business there for at least two years. Signed by Hr. Castro, Huth & Co. and Louis Huth, Jr. in Paris and Neufreystaedt on October 5, 1843. Written in English.
Date: October 5, 1843
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Document putting forth resolutions]

Description: Document putting forth the desire to support no man for office who is not uncompromisingly opposed to the Know Nothing Party. Includes the resolutions that E. M. Peale is their choice for Governor, P. H. Bell for Congress, S. A. Maverick for Senator, and W. H. Cleveland for "floating representatives."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Text
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Document regarding the passage of Act No. 21, May 20, 1850]

Description: Document regarding the passage of Act No. 21 and authorizing payment of $11.40 to the County Clerk of Medina County for various supplies. Signed John Hoffman on May 20, 1850 in Medina County. Signed "rec'd paymt in full" by Louis Huth.
Date: May 20, 1850
Creator: Hoffman, John
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Envelope addressed to L. Huth & Son in San Antonio advertising Clarke & Courts, Stationers, Printers, Lithographers, and Blank Book Manufacturers]

Description: Envelope [or postcard] addressed to L. Huth & Son in San Antonio. Pre-printed with a color image of the Texas flag and text advertising Clarke & Courts, Stationers, Printers, Lithographers, and Blank Book Manufacturers. Postmarked from Galveston on August 1[3].
Date: 18uu-08-1u
Item Type: Letter
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History