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Collection Summary

Scope and Content Note

Arrangement

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Calendar

Description of Series

Correspondence

Financial

Legal

Printed Material

Autographs

Albert and Ethel Herzstein Library, San Jacinto Museum of History

J. W. Flanagan Collection

Manuscript Collection: MC019



Collection Summary

Creator: Flanagan, James W., collector
Title: J. W. Flanagan collection
Dates: 1760-1882
Dates: (Bulk: 1785-1849)
Abstract: This collection focuses on the autographs of famous Americans of the late 18th and early 19th centuries.
Identification: MC019
OCLC Record No. 46996323
Quantity: 1 box (.2 linear ft.)
Language Materials are in English and Portuguese.
Repository: Albert and Ethel Herzstein Library, San Jacinto Museum of History, La Porte, Texas

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, financial and legal documents, printed materials, and autographs (1760-1882) document early United States and Texas history in this collection donated to the San Jacinto Museum of History by Colonel J. W. Flanagan in 1942.

A calendar of the J. W. Flanagan Collection is available in the Herzstein Library or online at http://www.sanjacinto-museum.org/Herzstein_Library/Manuscripts/Finding_Aids/Flanagan/

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Arrangement

Documents are arranged according to series and then chronologically.

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Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

None.

Terms Governing Use

Open for research by appointment.

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to the San Jacinto Museum of History. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Library Director. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the San Jacinto Museum of History as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.

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Index Terms

Names:
Burr, Aaron, 1756-1836
Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889
Gregg, Alexander, 1819-1893
Halleck, H. W. (Henry Wagner), 1815-1872
Hamilton, Alexander, 1757-1804
Hammond, B. F., 1818-1890
Hill, Bennett Hoskin, 1817?-1886
Johnston, Albert Sidney, 1803-1862
Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward), 1807-1870
Pitt, William, Earl of Chatham, 1708-1778
Scott, Robert N. (Robert Nicholson), 1838-1887
Smith, Ashbel, 1805-1886
Stanton, Edwin McMasters, 1814-1869
Throckmorton, J. W. (James Webb), 1825-1894
Townsend, Martin I. (Martin Ingham), 1810-1903
Walling, Jesse
Webster, Daniel, 1782-1852
Organizations:
United States. Army.--Officers
Subjects:
Banks and banking--United States
Land grants--Texas
Nullification
Places:
United States--Commerce--18th century

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Administrative Information

Citation

[Identification of Item], J. W. Flanagan Collection, MC019, San Jacinto Museum of History, Houston, Texas.

Acquisition

Colonel James W. Flanagan, 1942.

Processing Information

Processed by Sarah Canby Jackson, 2001.

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 Calendar 

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Inventory

 

Correspondence

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24 1 William Pitt to Whitehall 1760, 08/23
2 Alexander Hamilton to the State of Massachusetts 1790, 03/30
3 Aaron Burr to E. Greenberg 1796, 01/06
4 Daniel Webster 1833, 01/02
5 Ashbel Smith to M. Vattemore 1844, 12/
6 G. Brown to Marques Lisboa (Portuguese) 1847, 12/22
7 Albert Sidney Johnston to L. Thomas 1856, 05/04
8 Robert E. Lee to L. Cooper 1860, 10/16
9 B. H. Hill to Henry W. Halleck 1864, 10/12
10 J. W. Throckmorton to Edwin M. Stanton 1867, 03/09
11 Alexander Gregg to "My dear Bishop" 1874, 03/13
12 J. W. Throckmorton to M. I. Townsend 1877, 11/28
13 Jefferson Davis to Robert N. Scott 1882, 11/27

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Financial

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24 14 Checks: Alexander Hamilton, N. Gilman, Ben Stoddart, George Clymer, Bushrod Washington, James Madison, James Monroe, Andrew Jackson, R. M. Johnson 1794-1827
15 Checks: W. L. March, John Quincy Adams, Thomas Moore, Daniel Webster, Henry Clay, Schuyler Colfax, J. A. Garfield, U. S. Grant 1828-1868
16 Promissory Notes: Clement Biddle, Charles Carroll, Aaron Burr 1785-1831
17 Receipts: Moses Austin 1799, 09/28
18 Sight Drafts: Arthur St. Clair, Robert Morris 1785, 1795

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Legal

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24 19 Texas Military Manuscripts 1849
20 General: Land Deed, Certification of Witness, Statement of Guardianship 1834-1840

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Printed Material

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24 21 Certificates, Bond, Broadside 1830-1869

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Autographs

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24 22 Rear Admiral Bligh, Chester A. Arthur, Fred T. Frelinghuysen, C. J. Folger, Benjamin Harris Brewster n.d.

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