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Buckner, The County Seat of Collin County Texas

Description: Partial plat map of Buckner, Texas, historically the seat of Collin County, Texas. There is a key on the left listing lots and streets and a legal statement handwritten at the bottom. The map is encapsulated and has been framed; printed text at the bottom of the frame says: "Original plat of the first county seat of Collin County---Fort Buckner---drawn by the early surveyor, H. O. Hedgecoxe date 1846."
Date: 1846
Creator: Hedgecoxe, H. O.
Item Type: Map
Partner: North Texas History Center

[Greenwood Plantation Accounts: 1844-1849]

Description: Account journal documenting daily work, conditions, and other records for the Greenwood plantation in Montgomery County, Alabama, on Augusta Ferry Road.
Date: 1844/1849
Creator: Wood, Green
Item Type: Book
Partner: Private Collection of Elsa Vorwerk

[Letter from Sam Houston to Joseph Ellis, June 12, 1847]

Description: A letter from Sam Houston to his friend Joseph L. Ellis of Grand Cane at his plantation "Pleasant Lawn." Discusses Judge Worsham, the health of the Houston family and neighbors. This letter is purported to be a hoax and forgery, as multiple copies exist.
Date: June 12, 1847
Creator: Houston, Sam
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Denton Public Library

List of Property lying in Victoria owned by Non Residents.

Description: Ledger containing a list of properties in Victoria, Texas owned by non-residents in 1846. The ledger includes owner names, location and description of property, value, state tax, and county tax.
Date: 1846
Creator: Pridham, P. U.
Item Type: Book
Partner: Texas Coastal Bend Collection

R.H. Leetch & Bros. Cash Book, Brazos Santiago

Description: Handwritten cash ledger from the business, R.H. Leetch & Brothers. Brazos Santiago, February 24, 1849. It includes a list of customers and their purchases.
Date: February 24, 1849
Creator: R.H. Leetch & Brothers
Item Type: Book
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

R.H. Leetch & Bros. Day Book, Brazos Santiago

Description: Handwritten ledger from the business, R.H. Leetch & Brothers. Brazos Santiago, February 24, 1849. It includes a list of customers and their purchases, which include shoes, clothing, ham, rice, herring, raisins, claret, beef, Madeira, sugar, coffee, castor oil, and other products along with their prices.
Date: February 24, 1849
Creator: R.H. Leetch & Brothers
Item Type: Book
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Speech of Mr. Clayton, of Delaware

Description: Speech of Mr. Clayton, of Delaware delivered at the Whig mass meeting held in Wilmington on the 15th of June, 1844.
Date: 1844
Creator: Clayton, John M.
Item Type: Book
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Texas: Its Geography, Natural History and Topography

Description: A reprint of the first part of "Texas: the rise, progress, and prospects of the republic of Texas."/ Copy of field notes and journal of A. Le Grand, in charge of party surveying grant to New Arkansas and Texas land company: p. 105-115.
Date: 1844
Creator: Kennedy, William
Item Type: Book
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum