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Percussion shotgun

Description: A composite gun made from various parts: blacksmith- made trigger guard; copper ramrod holders; wooden ramrod. Stamped on stock at butt: “LEVYON MADE MC LAWS PLANTA. 1841”; lockplate: “GOLCHER”; barrel: “_____PHILAD___”; possibly "slave made”"
Date: 1841
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Land Grant Deed

Description: Land Grant
Date: January 1, 1841
Creator: Republic of Texas
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries

A new map of Texas.

Description: "Boundaries of Texas. Political, Conventional, and Natural." Relief shown pictorially.
Date: 1841
Creator: Day & Haghe
Item Type: Map
Partner: UNT Libraries

Canada West.

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century Ontario, Canada roads, railroads, canals, districts, counties, cities and towns. Inset: [Map of Lake Superior]. Relief shown by hachures, spot heights, and pictorially. Scale not given.
Date: [1841..1849]
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

New Jersey

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century New Jersey counties, roads, canals, railroads, cities, towns, and marshes. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:1,027,000].
Date: 1841
Creator: Gordon, Thomas, 1778-1848
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of Texas

Description: Map of Texas showing major cities, geographic features (with relief shown by hachures), and rivers as well as Cross Timbers, Old Spanish Road, and U.S. Traders Road. Texas is outlined in a pink color and the surrounding area is shown without details.
Date: 1841
Creator: Ikin, Arthur
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the Oregon Territory.

Description: Map shows geography and Native American habitation in mid-nineteenth century Oregon territory. Inset: "Columbia River, reduced from a survey." No scale indicated.
Date: 1841
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Amérique Septentrionale.

Description: Map shows Russian America [Alaska], New Britain [modern-day Canada], all of Central America as Guatemala, the United States with its northwestern boundary extending north of its modern-day boundary, northern Mexico encompassing the Southwest, and Texas separate from either Mexico or the U.S.; major cities, military posts, and areas of Native American habitation; printed western border of Texas extending north [from unlabeled Corpus Christi Bay], following Paris 100 degree line of longitude, bending with the Colorado River and then north, and ending at the Red River [San Antonio and the modern-day Texas Panhandle are shown as part of Mexico]. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: [1836..1841]
Creator: Lorrain, N. Père
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of Texas

Description: Hand colored map of Texas circa 1841 showing major rivers, the Old Spanish Road, U.S. Traders Road and some topographical features.
Date: 1841
Creator: Ikin, Arthur
Item Type: Map
Partner: UNT Libraries

Mexico, Guatemala, and the West Indies.

Description: Map shows Mexican states, some cities and towns, areas of Native American habitation. Texas is shown outside of the boundary of Mexico. Relief shown in pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:38,990,000].
Date: [1836..1841]
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Vereinigte Staaten von Nord-America.

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century United States geography, states, territories, and cities. Shows disputed Oregon boundary in different colors. Includes explanation of symbols and lists square miles and population of states based on information from 1840. Relief shown by hachures. No scale indicated.
Date: unknown
Creator: Theinert, A.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

United States.

Description: Map shows state and territorial boundaries of the United States from the Atlantic seaboard to mid-continent; Wisconsin and Iowa are pre-state territories or districts; Missouri and Michigan [with modern-day or near modern-day boundaries]; roads, railroads, canals, military posts, major cities and towns, mineral resources and mining activity. Relief is shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:6,144,000].
Date: [1838..1841]
Creator: Hall, Sidney, fl. 1817-1860
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

The Western Hemisphere

Description: This map shows the Western Hemisphere including North and Central America, South America, and the surrounding areas. Each continent is outlined and shaded in color. Major cities, islands, and regions are labeled. Bodies of water and geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures). Scale not given.
Date: July 1, 1841
Creator: Cruchley, G. F.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Washington County legal documents

Description: Writ requesting Sheriff to summon Andrew Crawford for court appearance to answer petition of Thomas Reed
Date: September 7, 1841
Item Type: Text
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum