Republic of Texas
Found in 104 Collections and/or Records:
The Henry H. Vollentine collection, 1831-1969, includes materials collected by Henry and Genevieve Vollentine regarding Gonzales County and other Texas history, as well as printed penmanship ephemera.
Peg Leg Ward (1807-1872), architect, veteran of the Texas Revolution and government official, was born in Ireland in 1807. His papers contain originals and photocopies of correspondence with family members, friends, and business associates; bills of lading and receipts; legal documents; certificates and a proclamation; broadsides; and newspaper clippings.
The Norman Woods papers consist of letters written and received in Perote Prison in Mexico by Woods and his friends (1843).
The Hugh Franklin Young narrative describes Young's experience in the Snively Expedition of 1843.