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Prentiss, James


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Anthony Butler papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.03480

Collection concerns the career of Butler, lawyer, soldier, and politician, and President Andrew Jackson's diplomatic envoy to Mexico.

Dates: 1810 - 1846

Sam Houston papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00005

Papers document the life of Sam Houston, including military service, as congressman from and governor of Tennessee, as commander-in-chief of the army in the Texas Revolution, as president of the Republic of Texas, as United States senator from and governor of the state of Texas. Many important state and national figures, especially Andrew Jackson, are represented, as well as personal friends and family members.

Dates: 1814 - 1957; undated

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American Civil War (United States : 1861-1865) 1
Annexation 1
Battle of San Jacinto (Texas : 1836) 1
Cherokee Indians 1
Governors 1