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[Letter from W. D. Miller to Mrs. Sam Houston, October 10, 1844]

Description: Letter written by W. D. Miller and sent to Mrs. Sam Houston, care of William Bledsoe. The letter reports on General Houston's progress toward Indian peace talks and also mentions a Dr. Hill (George Washington Hill?), Houston's health, and contains a lively description of Sam Houston Jr. The letter was sent from Washington on-the-Brazos to Mrs. Houston in Grand Cane, Liberty County, Texas.
Date: October 10, 1844
Creator: Miller, W. D. -- (Washington D.), -- 1814-1866.
Partner: Southwestern University

[Promissory note for Michael Reed]

Description: Promissory note for Michael Reed to pay B.C.[?] Allen in the amount of twenty four dollars on demand.
Date: May 22, 1846
Creator: Reed, Michael
Partner: Southwestern University

United States of America, State of Texas

Description: Contract dictating the withdrawal of $200 for Wilhelmine Meyer from the German Emigration and Rail-Road Company.
Date: January 2, 1847
Creator: German Emigration and Rail-Road Company
Partner: Southwestern University

Einwanderungs Vertrag

Description: Immigration contract between the Adelsverein and Johann Christoph Schumann, dated October 6, 1845.
Date: October 6, 1845
Creator: Verein zum Schutze deutscher Einwanderer in Texas
Partner: Southwestern University

[Receipt for taxes]

Description: Receipt of payment from Michael Reed to E.W. William in the amount of fifty-nine dollars and ten cents in state tax and fourteen dollars and seventy-seven and 1/2 cents in county tax.
Date: 1842
Creator: William, E. W.
Partner: Southwestern University

[Receipt of tax payment from Michael Reed]

Description: Receipt of payment from Michael Reed in the amount of $26.50 for his state and county tax for the year 1848, signed by Jacob Gross on behalf of Milam County.
Date: 1849
Creator: Gross, Jacob
Partner: Southwestern University

[Affidavit]

Description: Affidavit sworn by Michael Reed before Gideon Walker stating that Reed paid Moses Cummings in advance for surveying services that were never fulfilled.
Date: March 7, 1842
Creator: Reed, Michael & Walker, Gideon
Partner: Southwestern University

[Receipt]

Description: Receipt of payment from Wilson Reed, Treasurer of Brazos County, to the Washington County Treasury Department in the amount of $237.50.
Date: February 24, 1843
Creator: Shern[?], James
Partner: Southwestern University

[Receipt]

Description: Receipt of payment for ten dollars from Michael Reed for the Washington County Court, signed by George W. Horton.
Date: January 21, 1843
Creator: Horton, George H.
Partner: Southwestern University

[Land survey for Michael Reed]

Description: Land survey for M. [Michael] Reed of 369 acres of land issued to him in Robertson County on February 5, 1838; land surveyed July 3, 1848 and certified by F.A. Thomson. On verso is statement by James Howlet certifying the legality of the survey, dated July 25, 1848.
Date: July 3, 1848
Creator: Thomson, F.A.
Partner: Southwestern University

A.H. Cook Account

Description: Affidavit sworn by Michael Reed before G.H. Cox that Augustus H. Cook is indebted to Reed in the amount of seven dollars.
Date: January 1, 1841
Creator: Reed, Michael
Partner: Southwestern University

[Receipt of payment]

Description: Receipt of payment from Michael Reed to M. Cummins in the amount of nineteen dollars for the service of surveying one-fourth league of land.
Date: March 19, 1840
Creator: Cummins, M.
Partner: Southwestern University

[Receipt of payment]

Description: Receipt of payment from Michael Reed to Jacob Gross, assessor and collector for Milam County, in the amount of twenty dollars and seventy five cents for state and county tax for the year 1847.
Date: 1848
Creator: Gross, Jacob
Partner: Southwestern University

Vertrag

Description: Contract for an advance from the Adelsverein to Friedrich Schafer, dated October 2, 1845. I states that the Adelsverein paid Schafer 81 Gulden, and outlines Schafer's responsibilities to the Adelsverein in return.
Date: October 2, 1845
Creator: Verein zum Schutze deutscher Einwanderer in Texas
Partner: Southwestern University