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[1-Cent Merchandise Token]

Description: One of a collection of 244 miscellaneous "Texas Trade Tokens." This coin is silver-colored and says, "Good for 1 [cent] in Merchandise" on one side; on the other it has the text: "Pay-Less Drug Store, San Antonio, Texas."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[2 1/2-Cent Trade Token]

Description: One of a collection of 244 miscellaneous "Texas Trade Tokens." This coin is silver-colored and says, "Good for 2 1/2 [cents] in Trade" on one side; on the other it has the text: "Metropolitan, BAR, San Antonio, Tex."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[2-Cent Merchandise Token]

Description: One of a collection of 244 miscellaneous "Texas Trade Tokens." This coin is silver-colored and says, "Good for 2 [cents] in Merchandise" on one side; on the other it has the text: "Pay-Less Drug Store, San Antonio, Texas."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[5-Cent Merchandise Token]

Description: One of a collection of 244 miscellaneous "Texas Trade Tokens." This coin is silver-colored and says, "Good for 5 [cents] in Merchandise" on one side; on the other it has the text: "Pay-less Drug Store, San Antonio, Texas."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

The Alamo

Description: Photograph of the Alamo during the early 19th century.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

"The Alamo"

Description: Oval painting of the Alamo, on glass or copper sheet; framed. "The Alamo" printed near lower center of painting
Date: unknown
Item Type: Image
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

"The Alamo"

Description: Map of the Alamo showing the "Ground plan compiled from drawings by Capt. B. Green Jameson, Texan Army, January, 1826,Col. Ignacio de Labastida, Mexican Army, March, 1836, Capt. Ruben M. Potter, United States Army, 1841."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Map
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Court record, map of San Antonio River area

Description: Sam S. Smith, clerk, certifies that tract of land along San Antonio River is correctly surveyed, platted and recorded; map included with an area shown as the ‘Town Tract’
Date: October 18, 1852
Item Type: Map
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

"Fannin's Fight"

Description: One of 8 maps of battle sites of the Texas Revolution drawn to accompany A.J. Houston's 1938 volume "Texas Independence"; this map shows the Texan infantry, artillery, breastworks, and Mexican dragoons, and artillery
Date: 1938
Item Type: Map
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Fort Sam Houston Token]

Description: One of a collection of 244 miscellaneous "Texas Trade Tokens." This coin appears to have been painted blue and says, "Good for 50 [cents] in Trade" on one side; on the other it has the text: "NCO Open Mess, Fort Sam Houston, Texas."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Fort Sam Houston Token]

Description: One of a collection of 244 miscellaneous "Texas Trade Tokens." This coin appears to have been painted red and says, "Good for 25 [cents] in Trade" on one side; on the other it has the text: "NCO Open Mess, Fort Sam Houston, Texas."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Fort Sam Houston Token]

Description: One of a collection of 244 miscellaneous "Texas Trade Tokens." This coin appears to have been painted green and says, "Good for $1.00 in Trade" on one side; on the other it has the text: "NCO Open Mess, Fort Sam Houston, Texas."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, Front Cover

Description: Illustrations of "Texan Handmen," "The Fandango, "Main Plaza, San Antonio," "Mission Concepcion," "Primitive Bathing," and "Cock Fighting" from Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper
Date: January 15, 1859
Creator: Everett, Richard
Item Type: Text
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, Page 102

Description: Illustrations of "Texan Handmen," "The Fandango, "Main Plaza, San Antonio," "Mission Concepcion," "Primitive Bathing," and "Cock Fighting" from Frank Jessie's illustrated newspaper
Date: January 15, 1859
Item Type: Text
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, Page 103

Description: Illustrations of "Texan Handmen," "The Fandango, "Main Plaza, San Antonio," "Mission Concepcion," "Primitive Bathing," and "Cock Fighting" from Frank Jessie's illustrated newspaper
Date: January 15, 1859
Item Type: Text
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Good Luck Token]

Description: One of a collection of 244 miscellaneous "Texas Trade Tokens." This coin is silver-colored and has a green, four-leaf clover on one side with a horseshoe that says, "Good Luck"; on the other it has the text: "Roosevelt Buffet, Good for 1 Glass of Keg Beer, 227 N. St. Mary's, San Antonio."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Military Plaza: San Antonio

Description: Engraving of a plaza with scene showing men and women, dogs, horses, and oxen. There are several buildings in the background, of different styles. In the foreground, groups of people are stopped and there are various items on the ground around them.
Date: unknown
Creator: Schott, Arthur
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Plaque Containing an Alamo Tile]

Description: Plaque containing a tile from the Alamo, given as gift to Texas Independence Day Organization on March 2, 1955. The wooden plaque contains the tile at the top and a badly-damaged document underneath giving the history of the Alamo.
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum