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Postcard

Description: One of three postcards depicting Sam Houston's homes, and monument to Houston; house depicted called Steamboat House
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Postcard

Description: One of three postcards depicting Sam Houston's homes, and monument to Houston; monument depicted is in Huntsville, Texas
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Ruins of Missea

Description: Photo taken by tourists with, "Ruins of Missea, Oaxaca, Mexico" penciled on back
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

"George Campbell Childress and Folks"

Description: News article chronicling the life of George Childress, signer of the Texas Declaration of Independence, and commemorating the 100th anniversary of his death
Date: unknown
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Letter of invitation

Description: Letter of invitation from Hampton Steele, president of the Native Sons of Texas, to L.J. Gregory, Boerne, TX; Steele describes himself as the oldest son of the last survivor of the Battle of San Jacinto; envelope included
Date: unknown
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Letter to Simon from Edwin Harrington & Son]

Description: Papers of Alexander Simon. Letter to Simon from Edwin Harrington & Son, "Manufacturers of Iron Planers, Lathes, Drills, Patent Portable Hoists, and Other Machinists' Tools" regarding an order for a portable hoist.
Date: October 2, 1882
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Letter from Jonathan P. Coles

Description: Letter from Coles to W.C. Kelsey concerning value of land near Washington, Texas; folded; impressed wax seal in top left corner.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Letter from David G. Burnet

Description: Letter written by clerk, N. Amory, from David G. Burnet, Secretary of State, to the Chief Justice of Montgomery County, concerning delivery of copies of the "Laws of Coahuila and Texas"
Date: unknown
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum