32 Matching Results

This system will be unavailable from 7pm CST Friday, December 13th until 7am CST Monday, December 16th.

Search Results

[Letter from Sam Houston to Col. Jo Ellis]

Description: Letter from Sam Houston to Col. Jo Ellis discussing a request for Ellis to check on Houston's mother and a wagon, as well as plans for future letters.
Date: unknown
Creator: Houston, Sam, 1793-1863
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Sam Houston to Col. Jo Ellis #2]

Description: Letter from Sam Houston to Col. Jo Ellis discussing a request for Ellis to check on Houston's mother and a wagon, as well as plans for future letters.
Date: unknown
Creator: Houston, Sam, 1793-1863
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Order for Copies of Hon. J. Brooks' Speech]

Description: Letter containing an order for Copies of Hon. J. Brooks' Speech "to be printed at the Office of the Globe." The order was placed by four men, but only two names are fully legible: William H. Sewell and Sam Houston.
Date: unknown
Creator: Houston, Sam, 1793-1863 & Sewell, William H.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Transcript of Letter from Four U.S. Congressmen to President Polk, July 1846]

Description: Transcript of a letter from Four U.S. Congressmen, Sam Houston, Thomas J. Rusk, Timothy Pilsbury, and David S. Kaufman, to President Polk discussing a recommendation for John F. Stephens to "an appointment as the Purser in the Navy of the [United] States."
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Transcript of Letter from Sam Houston to Col. Jo Ellis]

Description: Transcript of a letter from Sam Houston to Col. Jo Ellis discussing a request for Ellis to check on Houston's mother and a wagon, as well as plans for future letters.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Transcript of Letter from Sam Houston to Col. Joseph Ellis, June 1847]

Description: Transcript of a letter from Sam Houston to Col. Joseph Ellis discussing a prior letter, Houston's journey, and the many illnesses being suffered by their mutual acquaintances. The outside of the letter contains the postage information.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Transcript of Letter from Sam Houston to Hon. William Henry Daingerfield, February 1843]

Description: Transcript of a letter from Sam Houston to Hon. William Henry Daingerfield discussing an errand being run by Daingerfield to New Orleans to have money engraved for the Republic of Texas. The letter includes an amendment to prior instructions, and a request to bring the money engraving plates to Texas to prevent fraud.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Transcript of Order for Copies of Hon. J. Brooks' Speech]

Description: Transcript of a letter containing an order for Copies of Hon. J. Brooks' Speech "to be printed at the Office of the Globe." The order was placed by four men, but only two names are fully legible: William H. Sewell and Sam Houston.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Sam Houston to the Chickasaw Nation, October 1860]

Description: Letter from Governor Sam Houston to the Chickasaw Nation discussing the extradition of a fugitive named Walker Martin. Included in the letter are indictment charges and documents proving Walker Martin's charges.
Date: October 15, 1860
Creator: Houston, Sam, 1793-1863
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Sam Houston to Peter Farer Esq., July 1852]

Description: Letter from Sam Houston to Peter Farer Esq. discussing a request for information on a pirate named Lafitte who frequented Galveston, Texas.
Date: July 23, 1852
Creator: Houston, Sam, 1793-1863
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library