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Commemorative plate

Description: Porcelain commemorative plate with gold edge and painting of the Union Station in the center in brown; reads, "Union Station and Cotton Blockade, Houston, Texas"
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Bond

Description: Republic of Texas Bond for 100 pounds sterling signed by Mirabeau B. Lamar
Date: 1839
Item Type: Text
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

A Map of the United States of Mexico, As organized and defined by the several Acts of the Congress of that Republic, Constructed from a great variety of Printed and Manuscript Documents by H.S. Tanner.

Description: Front cover and inside front page of a hand-colored engraved pocket map of Texas and Mexico showing major roads, settlements, and empresario grants; insets of statistics, distances, Harbor of Vera Cruz, and roads from Vera Cruz and Alvarado to Mexico.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Text
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Button

Description: Gold-colored button with "A.M.C." above star and "TEXAS" below star on horizontal striated background; eyehook and manufacturer's name on back
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Advertisement

Description: "Banner Buggies" advertising sign, Brenham, Texas, c.1890" on 6 wooden panels
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

"The Alamo"

Description: Oval painting of the Alamo, on glass or copper sheet; framed. "The Alamo" printed near lower center of painting
Date: unknown
Item Type: Image
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Flag

Description: Hand-sewn Texas flag of unknown material; left side has lone white star on blue and right side has white over red; believed to be victor's trophy from Mier Expedition; said to have been discovered by an antique dealer in Camargo, Mexico
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Copper button

Description: Copper button with "TMI Cadet" encircling 5 pt star and wreath; raised edge; manufacturer's name on back
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

"Amer. Sep. No. 60 Partie du Mexique"

Description: Hand-colored lithograph of the Gulf Coast of Mexico showing Potosi (includes entire Texas coast), settlements, and topography
Date: unknown
Item Type: Map
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

"Map of Fayette County"

Description: General Land Office map showing original surveys based on a photograph taken by H. Lungk___ and drawn by Louis Klappenbuch
Date: unknown
Item Type: Map
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum