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Cotton display

Description: Display of Allen Farm Acala cotton, 2 sample lengths; black frame, negative background, white ink. The title at the top states, "Allenfarm Acala Cotton. Averages 1 3/16 Inches Staple Length Which Brings a Premium of #15.00 per Bale."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Acala cotton seed poster

Description: Advertisement for No. 111 strain Acala cotton seed developed by John D. Rogers of Navasota, Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Poster
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Handy Hints

Description: Front and back covers of a booklet containing advertisements and recipes as well as two pages of text that include an advertisement for Nestle's and a recipe for bread.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Text
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Cotton display

Description: Display board of Texas Pedigree Cotton; nine staples grown by "J.H.M." near Navasota, TX. A label at the top of the display says, "Staple of Texas Pedigreed Cottons."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Cotton display

Description: Display of Allen Farm Acala cotton, 10 sample lengths; grown near Navasota, TX. A note on the display says, "Allenfarm Acala Cotton. Note Uniformity And Length of the Staple."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Allenfarm Acala Cotton

Description: This pamphlet describes the qualities of John D. Rogers' "Allenfarm Acala" with photos of the business.
Date: unknown
Creator: Rogers, John D.
Item Type: Book
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Trade sign

Description: Sign from "Jno. D. Rogers Seed Co. Office" at 114 10th Street, Navasota, Texas.
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Libby Prison During the War.

Description: Poster depicting a large, red-brick building and ranks of soldiers in the background and white tents in the foreground. Text under the image reads, "Compliments of J. Thompson Brown & Co., Real Estate Agents and Auctioneers, 113 Main St., Richmond, Va."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Poster
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[C. F. Hellmuth Merchandise Token]

Description: One of a collection of 244 miscellaneous "Texas Trade Tokens." This coin is silver-colored and says, "Good for 10 in Merchandise" on one side; on the other it has the text: "C. F. Hellmuth, Gen. Mdse., Nelsonville, Texas."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[$1.00 Trade Token]

Description: One of a collection of 244 miscellaneous "Texas Trade Tokens." On one side, this coin says, "Good for $1.00 in Trade"; on the other side it has the text: "Kennedy Bros., Grapeland, Texas."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[5-Cent Trade Token]

Description: One of a collection of 244 miscellaneous "Texas Trade Tokens." On one side, this coin says, "Good for 5 [cents] in Trade"; on the other side it has the text: "Lexington Mercantile Company, I. G. A. Store, Lexington, Texas."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[10-Cent Merchandise Token]

Description: One of a collection of 244 miscellaneous "Texas Trade Tokens." This coin is silver-colored, in the shape of a 10-petaled flower and says, "Good for 10 [cents] in Merchandise" on one side; on the other it has the text: "Ware and Driskell Lumber Co., Good for [...] Only."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[50-Cent Trade Token]

Description: One of a collection of 244 miscellaneous "Texas Trade Tokens." This coin is silver-colored and says, "Good for 50 [cents] in Trade" on one side; on the other it has the text: "City Cash & Carry Co., Georgetown, Texas."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Hausmann & Hasdorff Trade Token]

Description: One of a collection of 244 miscellaneous "Texas Trade Tokens." This coin is dark and only partially-legible. It has a logo on one side and the company name on the other.
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[5-Cent Merchandise Token]

Description: One of a collection of 244 miscellaneous "Texas Trade Tokens." This is a silver-colored, octagonal coin that says, "Good For 5 [cents] in Merchandise" on one side; on the other it has the text: "J. B. Newton & Sons, General Merchants, Milano, Texas."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Handbill announcing Garfield's death

Description: Copy of the "Last Bulletin" announcing the death of President James Garfield, Sept. 19, 1881, 11:30 p.m., Elberon, N.J.
Date: September 19, 1881
Item Type: Text
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Ware and Driskell Lumber Token]

Description: One of a collection of 244 miscellaneous "Texas Trade Tokens." This coin is silver-colored, in the shape of a 12-petaled flower, and says, "Good for 25 in Merchandise" on one side; on the other it has the text: "Ware and Driskell Lumber Co., Sarber, Tex., Good for [Trade Only]."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[10-Cent Trade Token]

Description: One of a collection of 244 miscellaneous "Texas Trade Tokens." This coin is gold-colored, octagonal, and says, "Good for 10 [cents] in Trade" on one side; on the other it has the text: "O'Connor Swift Co., Tivoli, Texas."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[W. D. Keuper Token]

Description: One of a collection of 244 miscellaneous "Texas Trade Tokens." This coin is silver-colored, oval-shaped, and says, "Good for 25 in Merchandise" on one side; on the other it has the text: "W.D. Keuper, Schulenburg, Texas."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[1.00 Merchandise Token]

Description: One of a collection of 244 miscellaneous "Texas Trade Tokens." On one side, this coin says, "Good for 1.00 in Merchandise Only"; on the other side it has the text: "Grogan Manufacturing Company, Not Transferable, G, Gladstell, Texas."
Date: unknown
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

[Grogan Manufacturing Company Token]

Description: One of a collection of 244 miscellaneous "Texas Trade Tokens." This coin says, "Good for 50 in Merchandise Only" on one side; on the other it has the text: "Grogan Manufacturing Company, Not Transferable, G, Gladstell, Texas."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Thompson & Tucker Lumber Token]

Description: One of a collection of 244 miscellaneous "Texas Trade Tokens." This coin is dual-colored (gold and silver) and says, "Good for 50 in Merchandise, Pat. Appld For." on one side; on the other it has the text: "Thompson & Tucker Lumber Co., Texas."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum