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[Breedlove Statement, Copy #1]

Description: Copy of a legal statement made by C. R. Breedlove regarding his knowledge about George Seward and cotton seizures made by the U.S. government. Additionally, the testimony includes a statement and signature of Schuyler Andrews, notary public.
Date: April 8, 1899
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Breedlove Statement, Copy #2]

Description: Copy of a legal statement made by C. R. Breedlove regarding his knowledge about George Seward and cotton seizures made by the U.S. government. Additionally, the testimony includes a statement and signature of Schuyler Andrews, notary public.
Date: April 8, 1899
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Breedlove Statement, Copy #3]

Description: Copy of a legal statement made by C. R. Breedlove regarding his knowledge about George Seward and cotton seizures made by the U.S. government. Additionally, the testimony includes a statement and signature of Schuyler Andrews, notary public.
Date: April 8, 1899
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Dame Trot and her Comical Cat

Description: Front and back covers of a book titled "Dame Trot and her Comical Cat." from the "Pleasewell Series."
Date: 1890
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Excerpt from Harper's Weekly Magazine]

Description: Excerpt from an issue of Harper's Weekly Magazine that includes part of a text titled, "The Last of the Buffalo" and several plates of illustrations.
Date: July 12, 1890
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Houston, Texas. (Looking South), 1891

Description: Hand-colored chromolithograph print of a bird'e eye-view of Houston, Texas. It has insets of various public and private buildings and directories of public buildings, hotels, railroads, manufactories and churches listed at the bottom of the page.
Date: 1891
Item Type: Map
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Kinghts of Honor Benefit Certificate

Description: Certificate of benefit to member, Wilhelm Meier, in the amount of $2,000 for his wife, Louise Meier, upon his death; signed at Brenham, Texas
Date: April 6, 1893
Item Type: Text
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Marriage certificate in German

Description: German certificate of marriage for Friedrich Wilhelm Hermann Zchappel and Louise Elisabeth Zeiss. The certificate is illustrated with various scenes including a ship, a church, and a family sitting in a garden. It is signed by Ida Zeiss, Alma Amsler, Otto L. Schroeder, and Rudolph Johnke.
Date: November 30, 1892
Item Type: Text
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Medicine brochure]

Description: Booklet about Coltsfoote expectorant, "Come from the Fields and the Forests"; $1.00 a bottle, small booklet with 1 staple to hold it together; printed by T.A. Slocum Co.
Date: 1898
Creator: T. A. Slocum Co.
Item Type: Book
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Mortgage Bond]

Description: Mortgage bond with Dallas Mortgage Company for $7,200, payable by Seward. The first three payment coupons have been removed.
Date: October 1, 1896
Item Type: Text
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

The Old Woman and Her Pig

Description: Front and back covers of a book titled "The Old Woman and Her Pig." from the "Pleasewell Series."
Date: 1890
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Unveiling of monument

Description: Invitation to the unveiling of the monument honoring the signing of the Texas Declaration of Independence
Date: 1899
Item Type: Text
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum