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Revolution (Texas : 1835-1836)

Subject Source: FAST

Found in 160 Collections and/or Records:

General Council records

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.01961

The General Council Records, 1835, undated, contain meeting minutes from November 24, 1835, and undated meeting minutes with a copy of a letter from Governor Henry Smith. Each document discusses bills proposed by certain committees to be approved by the General Council.

Dates: 1835; undated

B. F. Gholson reminiscences

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.04997

B. F. Gholson Reminiscences, 1832-1860, are comprised of the recollections of Benjamin Franklin Gholson, Texas Ranger and pioneer.

Dates: 1832 - 1860

David B. Gracy, II, papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.03759
Abstract The David B. Gracy II Papers consist of materials used in Gracy's work as the Governor Bill Daniel Professor in Archival Enterprise in the School of Information at the University of Texas at Austin and as the Texas State Archivist. The collection includes manuscripts, printed materials, photographic negatives, computer files, and VHS tapes related to Gracy's study of the José Enrique de la Peña historical manuscript and the writing of his book A Man Absolutely Sure...
Dates: 1788 - 2020

James Grant papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.02163

This collection contains a copy of the will of Dr. James Grant, a Scottish physician and Texas revolutionary. It also contains correspondence from the 20th century relating to the history of his family.

Dates: 1835; 1927; 1930

Thomas Jefferson Green papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.01523

Correspondence, financial papers, and commission of Thomas Jefferson Green (1802-1863), soldier, legislator, and planter. Thomas Green organized the Texas Land Company and moved to Texas in 1836 but abandoned the colonization project to serve in the Texas army. After being commissioned brigadier general, he returned to the United States to raise volunteers, money, and ammunition for the Texas cause.

Dates: 1835 - 1838

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

Alfred and John Guild letters

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00579

The collection consists of original manuscript letters mostly written by brothers Alfred and John Guild describing their travels and experiences in Texas.

Dates: 1831 - 1848

Philip Smith Hale papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.02172

The Philip Smith Hale Papers, 1836, 1855, consist of two letters to Hale in Rogersville, Tennessee, from family members, discussing the Texas Revolution and describing West Texas.

Dates: 1836; 1855

Edward Harden letters

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.02194

Transcripts of various correspondences comprise the Edward Harden Letters, 1836-1855. In an 1836 letter from Thomas J. Rusk of Nachogdoches, Texas, Rusk urgently asks Harden for military assistance for the Texian Army and to spread support for the Texas Revolution.

Dates: 1836 - 1855

Marilouise Chambers Harkins papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.02533

Comprised of correspondence, photocopies of newspaper clippings and journal articles, research notes, genealogical materials, and photographs, the Marilouise Harkins Papers, [ca. 1987], document Harkins’ research for her publication Elijah Stapp, Texas: His Ancestors and Descendants.

Dates: [circa 1987]