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Republic of Texas

Subject Source: Local Historical Placenames

Found in 104 Collections and/or Records:

H. H. Goodman essay

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.02809

The H. H. Goodman Essay, 1918, is a master’s thesis entitled “Presidential Elections of the Republic of Texas.”

Dates: 1918

Jesse Grimes papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.02171

Photostats and transcripts of letters comprise the Jesse Grimes Papers, 1834-1854, which document Grimes’ military and political career in Texas.

Dates: 1834 - 1854

James Hamilton papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.01453

Correspondence and memoranda of James Hamilton, governor of South Carolina and a financial agent of the Republic of Texas.

Dates: 1839 - 1844

Garet S. Hardcastle letter

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.01625

The Garet S. Hardcastle Letter (1841) pertains to politics in the Republic of Texas during 1841.

Dates: 1841

Madge Williams Hearne collection

Identifier: camh-arc-004161

The Madge Williams Hearne collection contains letters, legal documents, resolutions, appointments, and proclamations related to Texas statesman Sam Houston. It mostly consists of letters written to Sam Houston and others by important historical figures, especially during the Revolutionary period in Texas (1835-1836) and the years of the Republic of Texas (1836-1846).

Dates: 1817 - 1853

Sterling Brown Hendricks reminiscences

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.01774

The Sterling Brown Hendricks Reminiscences, 1842, is an original handwritten account, entitled Account of the Texian Campaign of 1842-1843.

Dates: 1842

Caryl Clyde Hill papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.01780

Caryl Clyde Hill was an avid collector of materials documenting the early history of the Republic of Texas, government and military affairs, and biographies and histories of famous Texas leaders.

Dates: 1823; 1832 - 1916; 1958

Mary Austin Holley papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00394
Scope and Contents

Correspondence, diary, notes and literary productions relate to Mary Austin Holley's life in Connecticut, Louisiana, Kentucky and Texas, and the history of Texas. Also included is the last will and testament of Stephen F. Austin, 1833.

Dates: 1784 - 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

Thomas Byers Huling papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.01462

Thomas Byers Huling (1804-1865), landowner, postmaster, politician, congressman, judge, and speculator, came to Texas in 1834 and acquired a land grant on the Angelina River in what was to become Jasper County. His papers primarily concern his political and commercial activities in Texas from 1826 until 1901.

Dates: 1826; 1831 - 1881; 1901