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[Letter to Asbury, from O. Fisher]

Description: Letter to Orceneth Asbury Fisher from his father, Orceneth Fisher telling of his arrival in San Francisco and his general impression of it.
Date: April 30, 1855
Creator: Fisher, Orceneth, 1803-1880
Partner: Southwestern University

[Correspondence to Governor E.M. Pease from R.L. Waddill]

Description: A letter to Governor E.M. Pease from R.L. Waddill regarding murder indictments for several men not in custody—he suggests that a reward should be offered for the men—and accompanying indictments.
Date: 1855-11-15/1856-01-04
Creator: Waddill, R.D.
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Letter from the Committee of Grand Council to D. C. Dickson - June 12, 1855]

Description: Letter from the Committee of Grand Council to D. C. Dickson discussing Dickson's approval as the candidate for Texas state governor representing the American Party, and requesting to discuss further information.
Date: June 12, 1855
Creator: Hutcheson, John William; Crane, John W. & Cobbs, W. H.
Partner: Two Rivers Historical Foundation

[Letter from John B. Finch - June 1855~]

Description: Letter from John B. Finch describing the results of an election held within the Dickson Rougers Calvary Company.
Date: 1855-06~
Creator: Finch, John B.
Partner: Two Rivers Historical Foundation

[Letter from N. H. Gors to David C. Dickson - July 29, 1855]

Description: Letter from N. H. Gors to David C. Dickson about the gubernatorial election. Gors expresses that he was surprised at the determination Dickson actually had. He then states several factors for why the race will still have difficulties.
Date: July 29, 1855
Creator: Gors, N. H.
Partner: Two Rivers Historical Foundation

[Correspondence/petition to Governor E.M. Pease]

Description: A letter/petition, signed by multiple parties, asking Governor E.M. Pease for executive clemency for Mathias Lindberg, who had been convicted of perjury. Includes typewritten transcription of the letter/petition.
Date: 1855-uu-uu
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Letter from Charles Buckholts to David C. Dickson, July 21, 1855]

Description: Letter from Charles Buckholts to David C. Dickson asking Dickson to visit Galveston before the election. It says that the Galveston group was not notified of the convention in Washington.
Date: July 21, 1855
Creator: Buckholts, Charles
Partner: Two Rivers Historical Foundation

[Letter from H. W. Raglin to David C. Dickson - July 26, 1855]

Description: Letter from H. W. Raglin to David C. Dickson regarding a letter from Mr. Stout, specifying that Dickson and Johnson are likely to get the vote, and other details that go into the process of winning the campaign.
Date: July 26, 1855
Partner: Two Rivers Historical Foundation

[Correspondence to Governor E.M. Pease from Stephen Powers]

Description: A letter to Governor E.M. Pease from a man named Stephen Powers, who complains about a judge’s behavior. Includes typewritten transcription of the letter.
Date: January 18, 1855
Creator: Powers, Stephen
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Correspondence to Governor E.M. Pease from Sheriff W.B. Knox, and “Wanted” poster]

Description: A letter from Sheriff W.B. Knox of Bexar County notifying Governor E.M. Pease that some prisoners had escaped from the county jail and asking Pease to post a reward for their capture, and an accompanying “Wanted” poster. Includes typewritten transcription of the letter.
Date: May 26, 1855
Creator: Knox, W.B.
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Letter from H. W. Ragland to D. C. Dickson - July 15, 1855]

Description: Letter from H. W. Ragland to D. C. Dickson where Ragland tells Dickson that he has political support in the gubernatorial race. He also describes the nature of Dickson's opposition.
Date: July 15, 1855
Creator: Ragland, H. W.
Partner: Two Rivers Historical Foundation

[Letter from B. Chosltan to David C. Dickson - August 3, 1855]

Description: Letter from B. Chosltan to David C. Dickson about the gubernatorial election. Chosltan wants to know if Dickson will be a candidate for the race, because this will affect his political decisions very soon.
Date: August 3, 1855
Creator: Chosltan, B.
Partner: Two Rivers Historical Foundation

[Letter from H. W. Ragland to David C. Dickson - July 28, 1855]

Description: Letter from H. W. Ragland to David C. Dickson discussing the newspapers' use of Dickson as a political target. Ragland recognizes the strength of the American Party. He determines that Dickson will need to win a majority of the "outside vote", or they will be defeated in the election.
Date: July 28, 1855
Creator: Ragland, H. W.
Partner: Two Rivers Historical Foundation

[Letter from H. W. Ragland to David C. Dickson - June 23, 1855]

Description: Letter from H. W. Ragland to David C. Dickson where Ragland discusses the updated feelings of people supporting Dickson as the race goes on. He talks about the feedback he received from them through letters.
Date: June 23, 1855
Creator: Ragland, H. W.
Partner: Two Rivers Historical Foundation