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University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Harvey H. Allen Letters, 1860-1861, 1899.



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Creator: Allen, Harvey H.
Title: Harvey H. Allen Letters
Dates: 1860-1861, 1899
Abstract: Correspondence of Harvey H. Allen, younger brother of the Allen brothers who founded Houston, with Sam Houston, concerning approval of railroad construction (1860-1861). Also, letters from Francis R. Lubbock and Guy M. Bryan to O. Fisher Allen (1899), concerning the background of his father, Harvey H. Allen, who had served as a railroad agent and Harris County judge. All items are photostats.
Extent: 5 items
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History,The University of Texas at Austin

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Correspondence of Harvey H. Allen, younger brother of the Allen brothers who founded Houston, with Sam Houston, concerning approval of railroad construction (1860-1861). Also, letters from Francis R. Lubbock and Guy M. Bryan to O. Fisher Allen (1899), concerning the background of his father, Harvey H. Allen, who had served as a railroad agent and Harris County judge. All items are photostats.

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Allen, Harvey H.
Railroads.

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Harvey H. Allen Letters, 1860-1861, 1899, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

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2A136 Correspondence

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