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[Allerlei]

Description: Clipping containing small items of news including the following: 100 women from France are going to Mexico for silk growing, a French merchant locked up a thief with a vicious dog who killed him, and Ben Thompson has no shortage of refreshments and melons but welcomes visitors in jail. Reverse is a fragment of a clipping regarding trains.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Bill for Mrs. Schneider]

Description: Bill for Mrs. Schneider for flour, potatoes and biscuits, also listing other expenses for her, including transportation. Signed L. Huth.
Date: unknown
Creator: Huth, Louis
Item Type: Text
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Blätter aus dem Buche der Weisheit]

Description: Clipping with sayings about life. On reverse is a partial illustration of a scene in Valparaiso with a description and a guide for foreigners who visit the Andes.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Booklet about medicine and pharmaceuticals]

Description: Excerpt from a booklet about medical and pharmaceutical matters, including lists of pharmaceutical terminology and how to write prescriptions.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Booklet of Verse]

Description: Booklet of verse containing poems in French and German. Titles include: "Manners, a poem", "The Little Man Who's Piss'd", "I am a woman by nature", "Weep with me oh you nightly still rhymes" (signed by R.L.), "A heart that is suffering torment", "Love note", "Having once young man chosen the friends of your beloved", "What are you missing, oh my heart", and a poem from an unknown woman addressed to Wilhelm.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Citronen als Diätetisches Heilmittel]

Description: Clipping detailing the medicinal use of lemons as previously published in The Lancet. Includes recipes for lemonade and similar substances. Advertisements on reverse.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Document containing medical advice]

Description: Document containing medical advice about rhubarb, quinine, vinegar and saltpeter and for washing detergent and avoiding cholera. Also states what to do to cause vomiting.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Text
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Document listing provisions]

Description: Document listing provisions, including ham, barley, rice, salt and more, with prices.
Date: unknown
Creator: Huth, Louis
Item Type: Text
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Erinnerung

Description: Collection of published poems by various authors.
Date: unknown
Creator: Hoffmann, Heffter & Co.
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Eulogy for a deceased child

Description: Eulogy for a deceased child. "Here at the grave of an accomplished beloved child at the end of life..."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Text
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Habeas Corpus]

Description: Article in a clipping explaining habeas corpus. Reverse side lists advertisements for various items, including building sites and garden plants, in a newspaper clipping.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Letter from Ludwig Huth to Ferdinand Louis Huth, date unknown]

Description: Letter from [Ludwig] Huth to [Ferdinand] Louis [Huth] regarding financial matters of the colony. He asks him to let the people know how Fried Volk is getting on in the colony. Signed by Huth.
Date: unknown
Creator: Huth, Ludwig
Item Type: Letter
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Letter from Ludwig Huth to Ferdinand Louis Huth, October 10]

Description: Letter from [Ludwig] Huth to Ferd[inand] Louis Huth asking him to repay John Riettermann the money he paid for his child's passage, since the child was only two years old. Signed by Huth on October 10, 184[-] in Neufreystaedt.
Date: 184?-10-10
Creator: Huth, Ludwig
Item Type: Letter
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Der liefe Drud von Deiner hand]

Description: Poem by an unknown author regarding the joys of love and marriage. Poem is printed on a torn piece of paper.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Poem
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Motten, Motten, Motten]

Description: Article discussing how to rid oneself of wool-eating moths. Clipping. Reverse has advertisements for various items.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Poetic verse

Description: Poetic verse.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Poem
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Strassburg nach der Uebergabe]

Description: Clipping with a poem regarding Strasbourg's annexation to the German Empire. Dated October 1, 1870.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Texas, Castro-Ville

Description: Document inviting the public to learn more about the prosperity of Castroville by contacting any one of a list of men. The end states that Mr. Castro is still giving free land to families and bachelors.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Torn page, in German]

Description: Torn document with advertisements on one side and text regarding the name of a river and the history of Austin Colony.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History