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Tax receipt for Mary Jones, signed in 1865

Description: Receipt documenting property tax paid by Mary Jones for the year 1865. Taxed items listed were land, horses, cattle, hens, hogs, a gold watch, and a piano.
Date: December 16, 1865
Partner: University of Houston Libraries' Special Collections

[Letter from J. M. Rife, December 16, 1864]

Description: General orders No. 14. First Capt. Claflin inspection of the cavalry was good. Officers should exert themselves to the fullest. Officers and men will be taught in all that pertains to General and in the manual of Arms and dismount movements. This Order is to be read by Commanders for three days at Roll call.
Date: December 16, 1864
Creator: Rife, J. M.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Lieutenant General Longstreet, December 16,1862]

Description: General Order No. 114. Commanders are to make sure that provisions are at hand, ammunition and transportation. Officers are to take care of their men and soldiers are to obey their officers.
Date: December 16, 1862
Creator: Longstreet, Lt. Gen.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from E. Martin and H. A. Cobb to Ferdinand Louis Huth, December 16, 1845]

Description: Letter from E. Martin and H. A. Cobb to [Ferdinand] L[ouis] Huth informing him of the arrival of the Alberdina with 85 emigrants and requesting he send someone to meet them and lead them back to Castroville. Signed E. Martin and H. A. Cobb on December 16, 184[5] in Galveston.
Date: December 16, 1845
Creator: Martin, E. & Cobb, H. A.
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Letter from from Claude D. White to Linnet Moore, December 16, 1900]

Description: Letter from Claude White to Linnet Moore in which he says he wants to write to Washington, D. C. to find out what was slowing down the flow of letters between them. He writes about his job. He then asks her for another letter.
Date: December 16, 1900
Creator: White, Claude D.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from the United States Civil Service Commission to Claude D. White, December 16, 1908]

Description: Letter from the United States Civil Service Commission to Claude D. White regarding Mr. White's scores for the examination he recently took. It is signed by Charles Hendricks, Secretary of the Ninth Civil Service District. He has scores for spelling, arithmetic, letter-writing, penmanship, and copying from plain copy. A large piece of the paper has been torn away. There is an envelope addressed to Claude D. White at 3227 Pratt St. in Omaha, Nebraska. The return address is for the United States Civil Service Commission, Ninth U.S. Civil Service District, Old Custom House, St. Louis, Missouri. It is postmarked St. Louis, December 16, 1908, and there are handwritten notes in pencil on the back.
Date: December 16, 1908
Creator: United States Civil Service Commission
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Lilian and Allice Griffin to Mary Moore, December 16, 1906]

Description: Letter from Lillian Griffin to Mary Moore in which she tells her aunt about "hog killing," taking sausage over to Aunt Bettie on her "boy saddle" and the farm animals she helps care for. She also lists the presents she has received from relatives. Alice writes Lillian being at home until school starts in the spring; clothing; and that Mayme married Jo St. John. She updates Mary on the activities of family and friends.
Date: December 16, 1906
Creator: Griffin, Lillian
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Transcript of Letter from a Justice of the Peace, December 16, 1811]

Description: Copy of transcript for a letter from an unnamed justice of the peace to the constable of the Joachim Township, on December 16, 1811, notifying him that John Sloan needs to appear before the court to settle a dispute with Robert McCallister.
Date: December 16, 1811
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Correspondence between Meyer Bodansky and A. L. Dean - December 16, 1939 - January 6, 1940]

Description: Letters between Dr. Meyer Bodansky, who is from the Department of Pathological Chemistry at the University of Texas School of Medicine, and A. L. Dean, who is the Secretary of the Wellcome Historical Medical Museum in London, England. The first letter, which is dated December 16, 1939, is from Dr. Bodansky. He explains that he recently has been interested in Scottish medicine, and has been studying scholarly volumes and manuscripts. He requests that the museum send him a particular volume of work over John D. Comrie that is entitled, "History of Scottish Medicine". The second letter is a response from the Secretary, and is dated January 6, 1940. The Secretary explains that the volumes are only distributed by the publisher, and provides the name and address of who to contact.
Date: December 16, 1939
Creator: Bodansky, Meyer, 1896-1941 & Dean, A. L.
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

[Letter from Fred Hofheinz to John J. Herrera - 1975-12-16]

Description: Letter from Fred Hofheinz addressed to John J. Herrera in an envelope, acknowledging receipt of Herrera's letter dated December 10, 1975. Herrera had submitted an application for the position of part-time judge of the Municipal Courts.
Date: December 16, 1975
Creator: Hofheinz, Fred
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Rosemary Taylor to Barbara Lawrence - December 16, 1996]

Description: Letter from Rosemary Taylor to Barbara Lawrence thanking the San Antonio chapter of The Links, Inc. thanking them for donating blankets to the Children's Shelter of San Antonio.
Date: December 16, 1996
Creator: Taylor, Rosemary
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Barbara Lord Watkins to Margaret Winn - December 16 1986]

Description: Letter from Barbara Lord Watkins to Margaret Winn expressing regret that members of the Dallas chapter of The Links, Inc. cannot travel to San Antonio for an African-American arts exhibit, which is sponsored, in part, by the San Antonio chapter of Links. She congratulates the San Antonio chapter for its work in bringing the exhibit to Texas.
Date: December 16, 1986
Creator: Watkins, Barbara Lord
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Letter to Lizzie Johnson from unknown correspondent]

Description: Letter from unknown recipient (likely Lizzie's friend Dora), dated December 16, 1860. Letter discusses news from Chappell Hill, as well as affairs at Soule University, located in Chappell Hill. Letter is addressed to Lizzie in the "Tennessee Colony" or the Robertson, or Nashville Colony. Letter also alludes to the coming Civil War.
Date: December 16, 1860
Partner: Southwestern University

[Letter from Harriet Cunningham to Dr. May Owen, December 16, 1954]

Description: Letter from Harriet Cunningham to Dr. May Owen discussing a request from the editors of Beauty and Health (a publication from the National Association of Retail Druggists) for material from Texas physicians to use in the publication. She asks Dr. Owen to check a write-up she is sending to the publication.
Date: December 16, 1954
Creator: Cunningham, Harriet
Partner: Texas Medical Association

[Letter from I. H. to Cecile Kempner, December 16, 1945]

Description: Letter to Cecile from her father about her arriving to Galveston, upcoming birthdays, potential travel to New Orleans, attending the Artillery Ball, and other personal matters.
Date: December 16, 1945
Creator: Kempner, Isaac H. (Isaac Herbert), 1873-1967
Partner: Rosenberg Library

[Letter from Mrs. Kempner to Mamie, December 16, 1943]

Description: Letter to Mrs. V-Dee from Mrs. Kempner about beginning a unit in San Angelo; the connections that need to be made, the type of people to recruit, and the kinds of officers that are needed.
Date: December 16, 1943
Creator: Kempner, Jeane Bertig
Partner: Rosenberg Library