W. B. Taylor Collection
Manuscript Collection: MC155
Little is known about W. B. Taylor who donated the Spanish bound manuscript in 1940.
The W. B. Taylor Collection consists of a single bound Spanish manuscript book dated from February 27, 1845, to April 27, 1846. It is a record of the troops engaged in the construction and garrisoning of Fort Paredes to protect the northern frontier of Mexico from foreign invasion. The bound manuscript contains two hundred written leaves.
Restrictions on Access
Terms Governing Use
Open for research by appointment.
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.
[Identification of Item], W. B. Taylor Collection, MC155, San Jacinto Museum of History, Houston, Texas.
Gift of W. B. Taylor, 1940.
Processed by Lisa M. Lomas, 2011.