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Houston letter to Jasper Babcock

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1365
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letter addressed to Jasper Babcock. The item is a petition by Houston to receive the needed funds to enact a bill that provides for paved sidewalks in the city of San Francisco.

Dates: 1860

Sam Houston letter

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 622
Scope and Contents

Page three of a handwritten and signed letter. This item is not dated and does not give the location of production. Houston gives instructions to detachments in the field and requests that they keep in communication with his department.

Dates: 1855

Sam Houston letter to Ashbel Smith

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 552
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letter to Ashbel Smith (1805-1886), a Texas politician, written on May 7, 1859 in Huntsville, Texas. Houston writes about the "Hamton Convention" and gives his opinions on the nominees for various political offices. He also talks about employing men to make ditches for him.

Dates: 1859 May 7

Franklin E. Hunt and G. B. M. Potter correspondence

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 348
Scope and Contents

Handwritten correspondence. The materials are letters between Franklin Hunt and G. B. M. Potter, in New Mexico, concerning the payment of troops and charges made against Potter for delays in payment.

Dates: 1873-1879

Franklin E. Hunt correspondence

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 349
Scope and Contents

Contains sixteen items of handwritten correspondence by Hunt. The materials are letters relating to pay problems for United States Army troops stationed at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas.

Dates: 1877-1881

Arthur Mastick Hyde papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 6257
Abstract

Consists of many of the personal, political, and business items of Arthur Hyde, governor of Missouri from 1921 to 1925.

Dates: 1877-1962

Paul Blad interview and correspondence

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2627
Scope and Contents

Typescript of an interview conducted on 8 Oct. 2001 and typed copies of correspondence from 1991. Blad talks about his experiences in Saudi Arabia in a hospital in 1990 and 1991. The letters were sent to and from Blad in 1991.

Dates: 1991-2001

Andrew Jackson letter

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 673
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letter addressed to the Senator Thomas H. Benton and dated February 16, 1830. The item gives Jackson's regards to the descendants of General Davidson who died in the American Revolution.

Dates: 1830 February 16

Thomas Jefferson letter

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 4088
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a letter written by Thomas Jefferson praising the patriotism of the Massachusetts militia. Letter is dated February 17, 1809, and was written in Washington, D.C.

Dates: 1809 February 17

George H. Johnson papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 7624
Scope and Contents

Collection includes correspondence and other various papers that give information on George H. Johnson's experience on the Western Front as a part of the 1st Canadian Tunneling Company in World War I. The correspondence is scattered, a lot of it undated, and gaps between letters are evident. The other materials include newspaper clippings, booklets, and an empty scrapbook.

Dates: 1915-1957

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Philip II, King of Spain, 1527-1598 8
Gordon, Charles George, 1833-1885 7
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Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844 5
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 4
Hooper, W. H. (William Henry), 1813-1882 3
Hunt, Franklin E. (Franklin Eyre), 1809-1881 3
Smoot, Reed, 1862-1941 3
Bennett, Wallace F. (Wallace Foster), 1898-1993 2
Benton, Thomas Hart, 1782-1858 2
Cannon, George Q. (George Quayle), 1827-1901 2
Clay, Henry, 1777-1852 2
Crook, George, 1829-1890 2
Denver, James William, 1817-1892 2
Frémont, John Charles, 1813-1890 2
Green, Dorothy Elizabeth 2
Harrison, Benjamin, 1833-1901 2
Houston, Sam, 1793-1863 2
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 2
Merritt, Wesley, 1834-1910 2
Pike, Zebulon Montgomery, 1779-1813 2
Russell, Samuel, 1878-1954 2
Sutherland, George, 1862-1942 2
Tyler, John, 1790-1862 2
United States. Army. Cavalry, 5th 2
United States. Army. Mormon Battalion 2
United States. Congress. Senate 2
United States. Navy 2
Wyndham, George Hugh 2
Alden, James C. 1
American Mothers, Inc. 1
Angell, Truman O. (Truman Osborn), 1810-1887 1
Anza, Juan Bautista de, 1735-1788 1
Arny, W. F. M. (William Frederick Milton), 1813-1881 1
Arthur, Chester Alan, 1829-1886 1
Baldwin, Frank Dwight, 1842-1923 1
Bank of the United States (1816-1836) 1
Bent, Charles, 1799-1847 1
Benteen, Frederick William, 1834-1898 1
Berrett, William E. (William Edwin) 1
Bigler, Jacob G., 1813-1907 1
Blad, Paul, 1959- 1
Boggs, Lillburn W., 1792-1860 1
Book, J. T. (Joe T.) 1
Bowen, Albert E. (Albert Ernest), 1875-1953 1
Bradford, A. C. 1
Bridger, Jim, 1804-1881 1
Brigham Young University 1
Browning, Mortimer 1
Brunson, Lewis, 1831-1888 1
Buchanan, James, 1791-1868 1
Burton, Laurence J. (Laurence Junior), 1926-2002 1
Bush, Edward G. (Edward Geer), 1832-1892 1
Caine, John T. (John Thomas), 1829-1911 1
Camp, Walter Mason, 1867-1925 1
Canada. Canadian Army 1
Cannon, Frank J. 1
Cannon, John M. (John Mousley), 1865-1917 1
Capelli, Francis J. 1
Carrington family 1
Carrington, Albert, 1813-1889 1
Carrington, Rhoda Maria, 1824-1886 1
Cass, Lewis, 1782-1866 1
Catholic Church. Pope (1572-1585 : Gregory XIII) 1
Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor, 1500-1558 1
Chase, Isaac 1
Chastain, Elijah Webb, 1813-1874 1
Clark, Isaac 1
Clawson, Delwin Morgan, 1914-1992 1
Clayton, Charles C. (Charles Curtis), 1902-1988 1
Collingwood, Cuthbert Collingwood, Baron, 1750-1810 1
Confederate States of America 1
Conway, Elias Nelson 1
Cooke, Philip St. George, 1809-1895 1
Cooper, Benjamin 1
Cooper, Dudley H. 1
Crawford, J. L., 1914- 1
Crazy Horse, approximately 1842-1877 1
Cumberland Presbyterian Church 1
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Curtis, Alton Craig, 1943-2011 1
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Cushing, Caleb 1
Custer, George A. (George Armstrong), 1839-1876 1
Davenport, John Scott 1
Davenport, William 1
Doniphan, Alexander William 1
Doolittle, James Harold, 1896-1993 1
Dougall, Hugh M., Jr., 1863-1937 1
Dougall, Rhoda R., 1868-1956 1
Douglas, Stephen A. (Stephen Arnold), 1813-1861 1
Dudley, L. Edwin 1
East India Company 1
Edward VII, King of Great Britain, 1841-1910 1
Ege, Andrew G. (Andrew Galbraith), 1812-1876 1
Ellison, Robert Spurrier 1
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