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Description: Map shows cities, some roads, areas of Native American habitation, New Mexico, and California; outline of Texas includes Santa Fe. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:14,482,000].
Date: [1838..1858]
Creator: Collins, Henry George
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

North America.

Description: Map shows "British America," independent Texas which includes Santa Fe, Indian Territory, boundary of United States and Mexico [according to Adams-Onis treaty], Oregon [Territory] as part of the western United States, and no northwest boundary for Iowa, and "Large Swamp" east of P[ort] S[an] Francisco and the Sierra Nevada. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:21,340,000].
Date: [1838..1846]
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

United States.

Description: Map shows locations of Native American tribes, military outposts, and major cities; state and territorial boundaries, including those of Oregon, "Indian Territory," and Iowa. Texas and the old Southwest are shown as part of Mexico. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:7,920,000].
Date: 1838
Creator: Bradford, T. G. (Thomas Gamaliel), 1802-1887
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Letter from Sam Houston to Charles Sims, August 12, 1838]

Description: Letter with orders from Sam Houston to Charles Sims instructing him to proceed to various Indian tribes to assure them that they will have peace. The text reads: Nacogdoches, Texas 12th Aug, 1838 to Charles Sims, Sir, You will proceed to the various Tribes of Indians, and assure them them [sic], that no harm is in=tended towards them, but that the Treaty shall be [...] with them, and that they shall have their homes and their lands, and Peace will be kept with them; Tell them my words shall not perish= Let them remain at peace! It is said that whitemen [sic] intend to march against the Indians this is false! no such thing has even been thought of. Bad men may say so, but good men will not! Good men will [...]. Your Salary will be at the rate of five dollas a day. I am [...] Sam Houston.
Date: August 12, 1838
Creator: Houston, Sam, 1793-1863
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum