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Letter from Edwin S, Buck to his sister, Jane

Description: Written from Chappell Hill, Texas, by Edwin S. Buck, to his sister, Jane, in Pontiac, Michigan; mentions several family members and local residents.
Date: February 4, 1800
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Daguerreotype of George W. Smyth

Description: Daguerreotype of George W. Smyth, signer of the Texas Declaration of Independence; embossed leather case with faded red cut velvet interior; copper colored metal frames picture; Smyth is holding his lapel with left hand
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Pocket compass

Description: Nickel over brass pocket compass belonging to George Smyth, surveyor of the Republic of Texas and signer of the Texas Declaration of Independence
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Book of Confucius Analects

Description: Silk brocade covered box (a), book of Confucius Analects with gold pages (b), and book of Confucius Analects with black and white pages (c).
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum