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Portrait of Lorenzo de Zavala

Description: Oil painting of Lorenzo de Zavala, completed in 1980 using other images of the subject as a reference.
Date: 1980
Creator: Wheeler, Larry
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: San Jacinto Museum of History

[Transcript of Letter from William Barton to Stephen F. Austin, August 14, 1832]

Description: Copy of transcript for a letter from William Barton to Stephen F. Austin, in which he appeals to Austin to delay any legal proceedings regarding his debt. Barton explains that he has been robbed by Indians, suffered poor crop yield due to drought, and his brothers have suffered under similar circumstances.
Date: August 14, 1832
Item Type: Letter
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Portrait of Man

Description: Copy photograph of a portrait of David Crockett. Crockett is photographed from the side. He is wearing a dark-colored jacket with a button-up vest beneath.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library


Description: Map of Mexico and Texas circa 1824 showing states, place names and rivers.
Date: [1824]
Item Type: Map
Partner: UNT Libraries

Carte des Etats-Unis du Mexique

Description: This map shows the country of Mexico and surrounding areas. The country and individual states are outlined in red; bordering countries are outlined in other colors. Cities, bodies of water, and geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures).
Date: unknown
Creator: Thierry
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

“Cotton Book 1830”

Description: Cotton factors journal; records cotton bale weights before and after drying
Date: 1830
Item Type: Book
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Carte réduite de la partie septentrionale du Golfe du Mexique depuis Laguna Madre jusqu'á la Côte d'après les nouvelles cartes espagnoles.

Description: Map shows ports, islands, and coastline detail along the Gulf of Mexico from the Laguna Madre to the northwestern coast of Florida and areas of Native American habitation. Includes notes. Depths shown by soundings. Scale [ca. 1:1,500,000].
Date: 1826
Creator: France. Dépôt général de la marine
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Carte des États Unis du Méxique.

Description: Map shows states and provinces of the Republic of Mexico inclusive of the American Southwest and areas of Native American habitation. Appears in authors' Atlas Universel de Géographe, Ancienne et Moderne, which was published in 1829. Inset: Carte du Guatemala ou Provinces Unies de L'Amérique Centrale [Map of Guatemala and the United Provinces of Central America]. Scale [ca. 1:9,000,000].
Date: 1829
Creator: Lapie, M. (Pierre), 1779-1850
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library