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Republic of Texas

Subject Source: Local Historical Placenames

Found in 101 Collections and/or Records:

Adams and Gilmore families papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.02232

Correspondence, legal and financial records, photographs, memoirs, and printed items comprise the Adams-Gilmore Family Papers, [ca. 1840s-1900s], documenting the business and social activities of Harvey A. Adams, George Gilmore, and members of their families, particularly in Texas.

Dates: [circa 1840s-1900s]

Alamo items

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.01684

The Alamo Items include newspaper clippings, correspondence, pamphlets, typescripts of letters and newspaper articles, and photostats of letters (1836) and newspaper articles, relating to the Alamo, its preservation, and its heroes.

Dates: 1836; 1903 - 1942

Elizabeth Ann Bertrand Austin papers

Identifier: camh-arc-004541

The Elizabeth Ann Bertrand Austin papers consist of hand-written family reminiscences of Elizabeth Ann Bertrand Austin.

Dates: 1903

Paul G. Bell papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00336

Speeches, correspondence, chronological files, genealogical research, photographs, financial and legal documents, certificates, Bell’s 1999 biography My War Story, and military records comprise the Paul G. Bell Papers, 1824-1877, 1912, 1937-2002, which relate to Bell's research on the Austin, Bryan, Gawley, Perry, Shepard, and Lewis families as well as his military career during and following World War II.

Dates: 1824 - 1877; 1912; 1937 - 2002

William Bollaert papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.01153

Observations by William Bollaert on the Republic of Texas include his description of the voyage from England to Texas and comments on the country, the people, and the political and military activities of the period.

Dates: 1841 - 1849

James A. Bourland papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.02607

Comprising negative microfilm reproductions of correspondence, orders, invoices, muster rolls, and other military documents, the James A. Bourland Papers, 1841-1896 (bulk 1861-1865), primarily chronicles Bourland's military career as commander of Texas troops in the Red River Valley during the Civil War and on the Texas-Cherokee Nation frontier.

Dates: 1841 - 1896; Majority of material found within ( 1861-1865)

Charles Braches family papers

Identifier: camh-arc-004909

The Charles Braches family papers consist of diaries, ledgers, biographies, reports, printed material, genealogical material relating to the Ashby, Braches, Jones, and Kennard families.

Dates: 1846 - 1882; 1903; 1984 - 1988

William Bradbury papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.02689

Composed of typescripts of correspondence, legal documents, and a diary, the William Bradbury Papers, 1841-1868, chronicle Bradbury’s career as a judge, county clerk, and farmer in Austin County, Texas.

Dates: 1841 - 1868

Brazos and Galveston Railroad Company records

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.02690

Comprising correspondence, financial and legal documents, and a plat, the Brazos and Galveston Railroad Company Records, 1838-1842, chronicle the founding and business activities of the company.

Dates: 1838 - 1842

Asa Brigham papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.02014
Abstract Asa Brigham served as state auditor under interim president David G. Burnet (1836), as state treasurer under presidents Sam Houston and Mirabeau B. Lamar (1836-1842), and as the fourth mayor of Austin (1842-1843). The Asa Brigham Papers, 1832-1837, consist of four original letters and a Photostat of a fifth letter from Asa Brigham to his brother and sister, discussing his life in Austin’s Colony and his reasons for moving to Texas. Additionally, transcriptions of three of the original...
Dates: 1832 - 1837