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[View from the Fireman's Seat of Train #804]

Description: Photograph of the view from the fireman's seat of train #804. The tracks in front of the engine are visible through a window. The text below the image says "[sic] View from Firemans seat of Engine #804 "T&P#55" N.W. of Natchitoches La. Oct. 1945 - Ed Robinson-Fireman" and "Ed Robinson."
Date: October 1945
Creator: Robinson, Ed
Partner: The Grace Museum

[Transcript of Letter from George Fisher to Col. S. F. Austin, October 20, 1835]

Description: Copy of transcript for a letter from George Fisher to Col. S. F. Austin, in which Fisher updates Austin on the movement of Mexican troops, his opinion of Mexican generals involved in the war, the position of various politicians throughout Mexico on separation from Mexico, his interpretation of events that have transpired, and predictions about the strategic decisions to be made by both the Mexican and rebel leadership.
Date: October 20, 1835
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Transcript of letters from Mary Austin to Stephen F. Austin and James E. B. Austin, October 5, 1823]

Description: Copy of transcript for letters from Mary Austin to Stephen F. Austin and James E. B. Austin in which Mary relays the information once more of the death of James Bryan and several family friends. Mary also writes of the death of James Austin and expresses her desire to move to Texas.
Date: October 5, 1823
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
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