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Houston, Sam, 1793-1863.


Found in 85 Collections and/or Records:

Robert Anderson Irion papers

Identifier: camh-arc-004502

The Robert Anderson Irion Papers, 1836-1841, 1857, include letters concerning the career of Robert Anderson Irion.

Dates: 1836 - 1841; 1857

Andrew Jackson collection

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.01800

Letters, typescripts, photostats, and news clippings comprise the Andrew Jackson Collection, 1812-1845, 1916, and undated. The collection contains four original letters written by Jackson concerning various military and political matters.

Dates: 1812 - 1845; 1916; undated

Andrew Johnson letter

Identifier: camh-arc-004084
Scope and Contents

The five-page Andrew Johnson letter, dated January 31, 1852, is sent from future Vice President and President Andrew Johnson to his longtime confidant Sam Milligan. The subject of the letter is the political climate in Texas and Johnson's support of Sam Houston, then a United States senator from Texas.

Dates: January 31, 1852

Francis White Johnson papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.04998

The Francis White Johnson Papers, 1810-1880, are comprised of autobiographical statements, narratives, and notes relating to the history of Texas and to the career of Francis White Johnson

Dates: undated

Anson Jones papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.01549

Correspondence, diaries, speeches, memoranda, calendar of correspondence, scrapbook, official documents, legal documents, day books, account book, and clippings concern the family and career of Anson Jones. Papers relate to Anson Jones’s political career and views, to Mary Jones's family activities and work with organizations, and to C. Anson Jones's career.

Dates: 1809 - 1910

David Spangler Kaufman papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00574
Scope and Contents

Papers relate to a speech delivered by David Spangler Kaufman in the United States House of Representatives (1848) on territorial relations between the United Staes and Texas; market and port reports; and a memorial passed by citizens of San Augustine.

Dates: 1841 - 1848

Samuel Blackburn Killough Republic of Texas army commission

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.01983

The Samuel Blackburn Killough Republic of Texas Army Commission, 1844, is an original commission naming Samuel B. Killough a captain in the Fifth Regiment of the 2nd Brigade of the Republic of Texas Militia. Dated August 1, 1844, the commission is signed by President Sam Houston and Secretary of War and Marine G. W. Hill.

Dates: 1844

Lena Dancy Ledbetter papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.01649

Correspondence, clippings, printed materials, postcards, books, and photographs comprise the Lena Dancy Ledbetter Papers, 1830-1950, which pertain to Ledbetter’s reminiscences and activities as a member of many community associations and an amateur composer.

Dates: 1830 - 1950

Robert Edward Lee collection

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.02267

Comprised of photostats and typescripts of correspondence as well as original letters and a scrapbook, the Robert Edward Lee Collection, 1858-1868, 1883, documents Lee’s activities during the Civil War and the founding of the Stonewall Jackson Institute.

Dates: 1858 - 1868; 1883

Louis Lenz collection

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.01578

Materials collected by Lenz after his retirement concern the early history of Texas and its settlement, particularly by the Canary Islanders in San Antonio and the Germans in South Texas; the Texas Revolution; and the Texas Republic. Louis Lenz (1885-1967) was a civil engineer and Texana collector.

Dates: 1688 - 1966

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