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Battle of San Jacinto (Texas : 1836)

Subject Source: FAST

Found in 38 Collections and/or Records:

Samuel Tabor Allen family papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00057

Samuel Tabor Allen was active in pre-Republic of Texas politics and was a major landholder. The papers document Allen's personal, business, and political activities in Texas during the pre-Republic and Revolutionary period, as well as the affairs of some of his family members.

Dates: 1759 - 1931

Y. P. Alsbury reminiscences

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00735

Mr. Alsbury served in the war between the United States and Mexico and was wounded in the battle of Palo Alto. Recollections of the Battle of San Jacinto and the capture of Santa Anna, written by Alsbury to “Judges Weeks, Duncan, and S. A. Maveric[k].”

Dates: 1859; 1860

Samuel Erson Asbury papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00034

Historical research materials collected by Samuel Erson Asbury documenting the Texas Revolution and other aspects of Texas history as well as the lives of early Texans.

Dates: 1920 - 1955

Moseley Baker letter

Identifier: camh-arc-004783

The Moseley Baker Letter, 1844, is a transcription of a letter intended for publication written to Sam Houston regarding the San Jacinto Battle of 1836.

Dates: 1844

Battle of the Brazos Poem

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.03797

Original handwritten manuscript poem "The Battle of the Brazos." The author and date are unknown. Poem could be describing the battle of San Jacinto. Collection includes a typed transcript.

Dates: undated

Jesse Billingsley papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.01059

Correspondence, land papers, and legal papers of Jesse Billingsley, pertains especially to land transactions and claims in the Bastrop area and throughout the Republic and to the controversy over Sam Houston's account of the San Jacinto campaign.

Dates: 1835 - 1887

Robert Bruce Blake papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00063

Ninety-seven volumes of this material consist of typewritten transcriptions made by Blake (1877-1955) of official records and personal papers found in the Office of the County Clerk in Nacogdoches, in the Nacogdoches Archives located in the Texas State Archives, in the General Land Office of Texas, and in The University of Texas Archives, much of the material having been translated from the Spanish by Blake and others.

Dates: 1690 - 1959; 1969 - 1970

Lewis Randolph Bryan, Sr., papers

Identifier: camh-arc-004223
Scope and Contents Correspondence, genealogical and printed materials, speeches, photographs, and daguerreotypes relate to Lewis Randolph Bryan, Sr., his family, his life and his death, as well as to the Lewis, Austin, and Bryan families of Texas and Missouri. Included are speeches delivered by Bryan concerning the San Jacinto battlefield, an address delivered at a banquet in honor of Joseph C. Hutcheson, and memorials and resolutions honoring Bryan as well as correspondence and research notes made by his...
Dates: 1803-1939, 1953, 1959, 1976-1985

David Gouverneur Burnet papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00365

Papers pertain to the career of David G. Burnet (1788-1870), president ad interim of the Republic of Texas and later secretary of state of the Republic and of the state of Texas.

Dates: 1798 - 1892

Lorenzo de Zavala papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00029

Lorenzo de Zavala, Mexican liberal statesman, later settled in Texas, became involved in the Texas Revolution and served briefly as ad interim Vice-President of the Republic of Texas. Papers consist chiefly of correspondence to Zavala from Santa Anna, Mexía, other prominent Mexicans and others, as well as some of Zavala's correspondence and later materials about Zavala and his family.

Dates: 1818 - 1936