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[Account of Funds for the Sewards]

Description: Financial statement for John H. and Laura J. Seward detailing the sale of the estate following Laura Seward's death. The account details the amounts disbursed to cover various costs and final totals.
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Alta Vista Institute: A Boarding School for Young Ladies

Description: Advertisement for the Alta Vista Institute in Austin, Texas. It discusses the philosophy of the school, the curriculum and the class schedule for the upcoming session.
Date: unknown
Creator: Kirby, H. M.
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Appointment certificate

Description: Appointment of Bryan Callaghan as Notary Public for Pecos County, Texas; notation on back of document indicates Callaghan was underage and the certificate returned
Date: May 19, 1872
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Appointments of commissioners]

Description: Papers of Jesse Grimes. [Gwyn] Morrison to Jesse Grimes, Montgomery County, Appointments of commissioners to settle land dispute
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Article on balloons (aerial navigation)

Description: According to the headers and footers, this document is from the "American Magazine," volume I, number 6 which was published in February of an unknown year (a handwritten note on the cover says 1835). The first page (30) is the beginning of an article about how different people might be spending the winter months. The second page (280) includes the end of an article about a riot and burning of a Convent in or near Boston (which may refer to the burning of the Charlestown Convent in August, 1834) as well as random statistics and tidbits of current events.
Date: [1835-02]
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

"Atalaya"

Description: Juan Marie Ortiz, Mexico City; Law dividing country into departments separating Coahuila and Texas and authorizing government to locate capital of Texas where most convenient when order is restored.
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

"Atlas Geographique"

Description: Small atlas of hand-colored engraved maps of each of the continents plus France and Germany
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Autograph book

Description: Book containing signatures of confederate generals
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Bank Draft]

Description: Bank draft to T.C. Zimmerman, Holland, from T.G. Wick, Matagorda; in the amount of $1200 to be paid from the account of G.D. Langster, Oosterhoud, Netherlands.
Date: August 6, 1838
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Bank Draft]

Description: Bank draft to T.C. Zimmerman, Holland, from T.G. Wick, Matagorda; in the amount of $1200 to be paid from the account of G.D. Langster, Oosterhoud, Netherlands.
Date: August 6, 1838
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Bank Draft]

Description: Bank draft to T. C. Zimmerman, Holland, from T. G. Wick, Matagorda; in the amount of $1200 to be paid from the account of G. D. Langster, Oosterhoud, Netherlands.
Date: August 6, 1838
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Bank Draft for T. C. Zimmerman]

Description: Bank draft to T.C. Zimmerman, Holland, from T.G. Wick, Matagorda; in the amount of $1200 to be paid from the account of G.D. Langster, Oosterhoud, Netherlands.
Date: August 6, 1838
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Bank Draft for T. C. Zimmerman]

Description: Bank draft to T. C. Zimmerman, Holland, from T. G. Wick, Matagorda; in the amount of $1200 to be paid from the account of G. D. Langster, Oosterhoud, Netherlands.
Date: August 6, 1838
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum