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[Transcript of Corrected Statement for a parcel of Bar Lead, Shot Lead, and Shot received of Moses Austin and sold by F. Meriult taken from an account of sales rendered by Meriult, 1804]

Description: Copy of transcript for a corrected statement of lead shot purchased from Moses Austin and sold on consignment by F. [Meriult]. The document includes information regarding dates, purchasers, number of bars or sheets or shot purchased, prices, and dolls.
Date: 1804
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Money Changer and Counter.

Description: Patent for a new and improved money changer and counter. This design "is to provide novel means for automatically assorting coins of different denominations . . . [and] to provide a series of graded pockets for the reception and retention of different coins of different denominations, and which will receive the coin only of the denomination for which it is provided; to provide novel means for discharging a coin of a given denomination from its pocket in order to make the proper change, and which will only discharge one coin at a time to prevent too much money from being delivered" (lines 15-30).
Date: May 10, 1887
Creator: Greer, John William
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Receiver's Memorandum

Description: These two pages are exerpts from a 141-page Receivers Memorandum dated 1887-1888. Pages appear to show payroll advances to O. Henry, here identified by his given name William S. Porter or W.S. Porter, for the months of June 1887 through December 1887. These pages are written in O. Henry's hand, and show his signature several times.
Date: 1887-06/1888-12
Creator: Texas. General Land Office.
Partner: Texas General Land Office