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[Historic Marker Application: Old B'Nai Zion Synagogue]

Description: Application materials submitted to the Texas Historical Commission requesting a historic marker for the Old B'Nai Zion Synagogue, in El Paso, Texas. The materials include the inscription text of the marker, original application, narrative, floor plans, and photographs.
Date: March 1, 1983
Creator: Texas Historical Commission
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Partner: Texas Historical Commission

New Hope School Group Picture

Description: Group picture of school children of the New Hope School outside of the frame school building. Included are: (1)Andy Cain, (2)Tom Cain, (3)Jim Smith, (4)Jim Tidmore, (5)Lou Smith, (6)Essie Amos, (7)Minnie Lavender, (8)Mattie Hooks, (9)Tom Rose, (10)Dovie Elrod, (11)Jim Anderson, (12)Annie Doyle, (13)Julia Anderson, (14)Earnest Cain, (15)Riley Coffee, (16)Fannie Stanley, (17)John Doyle, (18)Mattie Tidmore, (19)Lavender (first name unknown), (20)Lee Parker, and (21)W. R. Nichols, teacher.
Date: unknown
Partner: Denton Public Library

[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

[Confederate States Loan]

Description: A bond dated July 1872, guaranteeing "the sum of Fifty Dollars with Interest to be paid the the bearer of this bond, at the seat of government or such place of deposit as may be appointed by the Secretary of the Treasury". It has John H. Reagan, Postmaster General of the Confederacy's photograph on it.
Date: July 1872
Partner: Palestine Public Library

[Historic Marker Application: First Christian Church]

Description: Application materials submitted to the Texas Historical Commission requesting a historic marker for the First Christian Church, in Pettus, Texas. The materials include the inscription text of the marker, original application, narrative, newspaper clippings, and photographs.
Date: 1979
Creator: Texas Historical Commission
Partner: Texas Historical Commission

[Historic Marker Application: Varner Hogg Home]

Description: Application materials submitted to the Texas Historical Commission requesting a historic marker for the Varner Hogg Home, in West Columbia, Texas. The materials include the inscription text of the marker and photocopies of articles about the house.
Date: 1979
Creator: Texas Historical Commission
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Partner: Texas Historical Commission

[Historic Marker Application: Glenn-Dowe House]

Description: Application materials submitted to the Texas Historical Commission requesting a historic marker for the Glenn-Dowe House, in Del Rio, Texas. The materials include the inscription text of the marker, original application, narrative, maps, and photographs.
Date: 1985
Creator: Texas Historical Commission
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Partner: Texas Historical Commission

[Historic Marker Application: Fort Stockton Guard House]

Description: Application materials submitted to the Texas Historical Commission requesting a historic marker for the Fort Stockton Guard House, in Fort Stockton, Texas. The materials include the inscription text of the marker, original application, narrative, newspaper clippings, and photographs.
Date: 1979
Creator: Texas Historical Commission
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Partner: Texas Historical Commission

[Historic Marker Application: Fort Stockton Officers' Quarters]

Description: Application materials submitted to the Texas Historical Commission requesting a historic marker for the Fort Stockton Officers' Quarters, in Fort Stockton, Texas. The materials include the inscription text of the marker, original application, narrative, newspaper clippings, and photographs.
Date: 1979
Creator: Texas Historical Commission
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Partner: Texas Historical Commission

[Historic Marker Application: Church of the Redeemer]

Description: Application materials submitted to the Texas Historical Commission requesting a historic marker for the Church of the Redeemer, in Eagle Pass, Texas. The materials include the inscription text of the marker, original application, narrative, and photographs.
Date: 1979
Creator: Texas Historical Commission
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Partner: Texas Historical Commission

[Historic Marker Application: St. Benedict's Church]

Description: Application materials submitted to the Texas Historical Commission requesting a historic marker for the St. Benedict's Church, in San Benito, Texas. The materials include the inscription text of the marker, original application, narrative, and photographs.
Date: August 10, 1977
Creator: Texas Historical Commission
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Partner: Texas Historical Commission

[Historic Marker Application: George Seeligson Home]

Description: Application materials submitted to the Texas Historical Commission requesting a historic marker for the George Seeligson Home, in Galveston, Texas. The materials include the inscription text of the marker, narrative, and photographs.
Date: July 16, 1976
Creator: Texas Historical Commission
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Partner: Texas Historical Commission

[Historic Marker Application: Leesville Baptist Church]

Description: Application materials submitted to the Texas Historical Commission requesting a historic marker for the Leesville Baptist Church, in Leesville, Texas. The materials include the inscription text of the marker, narrative, and photographs.
Date: March 25, 1976
Creator: Texas Historical Commission
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Partner: Texas Historical Commission

[Historic Marker Application: Shiner Opera House]

Description: Application materials submitted to the Texas Historical Commission requesting a historic marker for the Shiner Opera House, in Shiner, Texas. The materials include the inscription text of the marker, narrative, and photographs.
Date: March 12, 1979
Creator: Texas Historical Commission
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Partner: Texas Historical Commission

[Historic Marker Application: Elijah Ray House]

Description: Application materials submitted to the Texas Historical Commission requesting a historic marker for the Elijah Ray House, in Charco, Texas. The materials include the inscription text of the marker, original application, narrative, and photographs.
Date: January 9, 1985
Creator: Texas Historical Commission
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Partner: Texas Historical Commission

[Historic Marker Application: Charles T. Rather House]

Description: Application materials submitted to the Texas Historical Commission requesting a historic marker for the Charles T. Rather House, in Gonzales, Texas. The materials include the inscription text of the marker, original application, narrative, maps, and photographs.
Date: June 2, 1975
Creator: Texas Historical Commission
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Partner: Texas Historical Commission

[Historic Marker Application: Giddings-Wilkin House]

Description: Application materials submitted to the Texas Historical Commission requesting a historic marker for the Giddings-Wilkin House, in Brenham, Texas. The materials include the inscription text of the marker, original application, narrative, and photographs.
Date: March 25, 1976
Creator: Texas Historical Commission
Partner: Texas Historical Commission

[Historic Marker Application: Miller-Jacobs Home]

Description: Application materials submitted to the Texas Historical Commission requesting a historic marker for the Miller-Jacobs Home, in Galveston, Texas. The materials include the inscription text of the marker, narrative, and photographs.
Date: April 20, 1977
Creator: Texas Historical Commission
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Partner: Texas Historical Commission

[Historic Marker Application: Moore Home]

Description: Application materials submitted to the Texas Historical Commission requesting a historic marker for the Moore Home, in Richmond, Texas. The materials include the inscription text of the marker, original application, narrative, and photographs.
Date: April 10, 1978
Creator: Texas Historical Commission
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Partner: Texas Historical Commission