University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Valentine Bennet Papers, 1842-1898



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Bennet, Valentine
Title: Valentine Bennet Papers
Dates: 1842-1898
Abstract: A letter and photostats of reminiscences and newspaper clippings concern activities of Bennet (1780-1843), quartermaster of the Texas Army and participant in the Texan Santa Fe Expedition and the Somervell Expedition during the Texas Republic Era.
Extent: 1 volume
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Bennet (1780-1843) was a quartermaster of the Texas Army and participant in the Texan Santa Fe Expedition and the Somervell Expedition during the Texas Republic Era.


Scope and Contents

A letter and photostats of reminiscences and newspaper clippings concern activities of Bennet.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted access.


Index Terms

Subjects
Bennet, Miles S.
Bennet, Valentine.
Frontier and pioneer life.
Texas—Republic.
Texas Revolution

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Valentine Bennet Papers, 1842-1898, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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2Q437 Papers, 1842-1898