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Historical Signatures

Description: Copy photograph of a document with copies of famous signatures. Included are signatures by Santa Anna, Ben Milam, Davy Crockett, Sam Houston and Jim Bowie.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Postcard from R. P. B. to Junia Roberts Osterhout, November 14, 1907]

Description: Postcard from R. P. B. to Junia Roberts Osterhout. Featured on the postcard is a photo of a grave for General Sam Houston. In front of the grave is a fence missing several posts. A tree is by the grave and behind it is another fence. In the background are other grave stones. On the bottom, R. P. B. asked if Junia was glad that a monument was going to be placed at the grave.
Date: August 14, 1907
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Rice University Woodson Research Center

Engraving plate

Description: Modern wooden engraving block with metal plate of Sam Houston's signature
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Letter to Sam Houston

Description: Four page manuscript letter to Sam Houston from William G. Hill which is accompanied by the Goliad Declaration of Independence, an eight page manuscript, probably Sam Houston's copy, dated December 20, 1835
Date: December 20, 1835
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Postcard

Description: One of three postcards depicting Sam Houston's homes, and monument to Houston; house depicted in Huntsville, Texas
Date: unknown
Item Type: Image
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Postcard

Description: One of three postcards depicting Sam Houston's homes, and monument to Houston; monument depicted is in Huntsville, Texas
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Postcard

Description: One of three postcards depicting Sam Houston's homes, and monument to Houston; house depicted called Steamboat House
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum