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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

Tourists in Mexico

Description: Photograph of tourists standing under a tree with their mules and buggies
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

Washington, Texas

Description: One of two photographs of the town of Washington, Texas
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Washington County legal documents

Description: Notice of sale of Samuel P. Brown property, deceased; 465 1/6 acres, slave woman and child.
Date: February 1, 1859
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Coin

Description: "One Cent" copper coin with two drilled holes; "United States of America"
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Playing Card: Eight of Hearts]

Description: Single playing card from a deck of cards commemorating the Texas Centennial. The design on the back is split diagonally with the text "Texas Centennial 1936" in the upper-left, red triangle; the lower-right triangle is a black background containing the Texas state flag and an image of the Alamo at the bottom. This card is an eight of hearts.
Date: 1936
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Playing Card: Ten of Clubs]

Description: Single playing card from a deck of cards commemorating the Texas Centennial. The design on the back is split diagonally with the text "Texas Centennial 1936" in the upper-left, red triangle; the lower-right triangle is a black background containing the Texas state flag and an image of the Alamo at the bottom. This card is a ten of clubs.
Date: 1936
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Playing Card: Three of Diamonds]

Description: Single playing card from a deck of cards commemorating the Texas Centennial. The design on the back is split diagonally with the text "Texas Centennial 1936" in the upper-left, red triangle; the lower-right triangle is a black background containing the Texas state flag and an image of the Alamo at the bottom. This card is a three of diamonds.
Date: 1936
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Playing Card: King of Clubs]

Description: Single playing card from a deck of cards commemorating the Texas Centennial. The design on the back is split diagonally with the text "Texas Centennial 1936" in the upper-left, red triangle; the lower-right triangle is a black background containing the Texas state flag and an image of the Alamo at the bottom. This card is a king of clubs.
Date: 1936
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Playing Card: King of Clubs]

Description: Single playing card from a deck of cards commemorating the Texas Centennial. The design on the back is split diagonally with the text "Texas Centennial 1936" in the upper-left, red triangle; the lower-right triangle is a black background containing the Texas state flag and an image of the Alamo at the bottom. This card is a king of clubs.
Date: 1936
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Picture frame

Description: Metal imitation wood frame with brown and gold print on glass in checkerboard design; inscription on glass, "100th Anniversary Texas Independence 1836-1936"
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Funnel

Description: Copper and brass funnel with soldered V-notch at tubular, cyIindrical base
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Hotel bell

Description: Bronze or brass bell with wooden handle; inscribed, "The Thomas Dwyer Dinner Bell facsimile of Merton Hotel Bell rung at Declaration of Independence at Washington March 2, 1836 and rung for the 100 anniversary 1936 owned by Mary Dwyer Ross"
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Crock

Description: Glazed stoneware crock with handles, 5 gallons; McDade Stoker
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum