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Election Code

Description: This code applies to all general, special, and primary elections held in the state of Texas.
Date: unknown
Creator: Texas. Legislature. Legislative Council.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Proclamation from Francisco Vidaurri y Villaseñor - June 24, 1834]

Description: Decree from the Government (Gobierno Supremo) of the State of Coahuila and Texas. Discusses the extra sessions of the State Congress, comments on the federal system and religion, and plans for discussing public finances. There are also lines written in script at the bottom and signed by J. Maria Cantu.
Date: June 24, 1834
Creator: Supreme Government of the free State of Coahuila and Texas
Partner: Southwestern University

[Certified Marriage Record of Zavala and West]

Description: A certified Marriage record of Lorenzo de (Lawrence) Zavala and Emily West. Took place November 12, 1831 at R. C. Church of Transfiguration by the Rev. Felix Varela. New York. Copied from the Parish Register on October 11, 1900.
Date: October 11, 1900
Creator: R. C. Church of the Transfiguration
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Lawyers Meeting

Description: Photograph of seven lawyers attending a lawyers meeting in Abilene, TX. They are posed in two rows. Three are seated in front at a table set with drinks and small plates of dessert foods. They are holding a document at which everyone is looking. Four of the lawyers are standing behind, looking at the document as well.
Date: 1959
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Lawyers Meeting

Description: Photograph of seven lawyers attending a lawyers meeting in Abilene, TX. They are posed in two rows. Three are seated in front at the head of several long banquet tables. They are holding a document. Four of the lawyers are standing behind the first row.
Date: 1959
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Archivos de Laredo: Death and Taxes

Description: Translation and summaries of wills, inventories, and tax lists from the Laredo Archives, held by St. Mary's University in San Antonio, Texas. Index starts on page 62.
Date: November 2001
Creator: Wood, Robert D.
Partner: St. Mary's University Louis J. Blume Library

[State of Texas Declaration of Secession]

Description: Printed document of the State of Texas' Declaration of Secession from the United States of America. The document contains the reasons for secession laid out by delegates of the people of Texas in Convention, and includes the names of those delegates, with O. M. Roberts, President, at the top of the list.
Date: January 28, 1861
Partner: Pearce Museum at Navarro College

[John H Reagan and Confederate States Loan]

Description: John H. Reagan served in many political roles during his lifetime, including: Probate Judge in Henderson County Texas from 1846 - 1847, Representative in the Texas Legislature from 1847-1848, District Judge in Texas from 1852-1857, U.S. Congressman from Texas from 1857-1861, Representative from the Texas Provisional Congress Confederate States of America in 1861, Postmaster General of the Confederacy from 1861-1865, Secretary of the Treasury of the Confederacy in 1865, Delegate to the Convention Framing the Constitution of Texas in 1874-75, once again as U.S. Congressman from Texas from 1875-1887, Senator from Texas in the U.S. Congress from 1887-1891, and last but not least, Chairman of the Railroad Commission in Texas from 1891-1902. He was also among the original commissioners that organized the Texas State Historical Association. He died in March 1905 in Anderson County Texas and is buried in the East Hill section of the Palestine City Cemetery. The certificate is one of the certificates he issued while serving as Postmaster General of the Confederacy. It assigns John Caudle as Postmaster of the Union Mills Post Office, located in Havanna County, Virginia.
Date: unknown
Partner: Palestine Public Library

Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Jeff Butler and Aleck McAlexander, cause no. 551, 1871

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Jeff Butler and Aleck McAlexander, accused of selling liquor without a license, filed March 17, 1871. Documents include a letter of indictment signed by grand jury foreman John Collins, a request for witnesses, a capias, and an alias capias.
Date: 1872
Creator: Thompson, Jeff. E.
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office

Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Lewis Campbell, principal, W. H. Campbell, and Robert Norton, securities, cause no. 708a, 1872

Description: Document related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Lewis Campbell, principal, W. H. Campbell, and Robert Norton, securities, accused of rape, filed April 22, 1872. Document is a scire facias.
Date: 1871/1872
Creator: Thompson, Jeff. E.
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office