Shows city blocks, named streets, and numbered blocks. Title from printed inscription. Includes drawings of local buildings, including (clockwise from top right): Houston Heights Spring Bed & Mattress Factory; General Electric Mfg. Co.; Houston...
Reproduction of the 1866 facsimile of the original version published in Houston by Gray, Strickland of Houston in 1866. Original title: Houston city directory for 1866 : with a map of the city, directory to streets and localities, names of city,...
Letter from Sam Houston written after he arrived in Washington, to Thomas M. Bagby. Houston relates the troubles he faced during the journey and mentions efforts to stop Mexican forces from invading Texas.
Letter from Sam Houston to Thomas M. Bagby. Houston asks Bagby to send him statements from several accounts of what he owes. Houston also implores Bagby to make the man renting Houston's house pay in advance.
Document from Sam Houston authorizing John G. Tod to be paid at the rate of "
of the Navy" from April 291 through June 9, 1838 to the
9th of June, while he was engaged
in the "inspection of, and
reporting, on the Condition