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Guide marker for planting

Description: Chain guide marker for planting cotton seed; has 33 small marking weights; every 24" is a weight to mark planting spot; iron anchor at end of chain and small oval shape on other end; first used in the 1850s
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Ambrotype

Description: Ambrotype of unidentified Navasota area resident; in Gutta Percha case, Victorian design
Date: unknown
Item Type: Image
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Sworn statement

Description: Notarized document stating that account of Mississippi Mills against S. Rubenstein of Navasota is true
Date: 1887
Item Type: Text
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Magee family photograph album

Description: Leather bound book with two metal (brass?) latches. It has a small oval painting on the cover of a woman in a blue dress standing next to a man in an out of doors setting. Surrounding the painting is an intricate golden border with floral motif. Four white glass beads decorate the four corners of the design.
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Deed for town lot in Navasota

Description: Deed for a town lot sold from the estate of Parker Smith to W. C. Greer. Document written by executor for the estate. E. D. Johnson.
Date: December 6, 1870
Creator: Johnson, E. D.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Deed for town lot in Navasota

Description: Deed for town lot in Navasota, Ira M. Camp and wife Eliza selling a lot to Charles L. Miller.
Date: November 7, 1877
Item Type: Text
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum