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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

[Commission for Justice of the Peace]

Description: Commission by A.C. Horton, Governor of Texas, appointing John H. Seward as Justice of the Peace for Washington County.
Date: October 8, 1846
Creator: Horton, Albert C.
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Court Order

Description: James B. Miller, administrator for the estate of William Barret Travis, ordered to collect $13.55 from James H. Holt by the County Court of Washington County
Date: July 1, 1847
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Deed for town lot

Description: J.W. Hall deeds to J.J. Wyatt the southern half of a town lot in Washington, Texas for $20.00
Date: January 1871
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Deed of Trust]

Description: Deed of trust transferring property to B.R. Randle.
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

A History of Brenham

Description: Front cover of a book about the history of Brenham, Texas.
Date: unknown
Creator: Hasskarl, Robert A.
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
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Marriage License]

Description: Marriage license for Erich Cox and Sarah Scott who married in Washington County, Republic of Texas.;
Date: August 2, 1837
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Membership certificate from Cartmell Lodge of the Odd Fellows in Brenham]

Description: Papers of Alexander Simon. Membership certificate from Cartmell Lodge of the Odd Fellows in Brenham for Alex Simon granting visitation privileges at any Odd Fellows Lodge for 40 days; impressed stamp; engraved by W.H. Dougal, Georgetown, D.C.
Date: August 1, 1877
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum