A Guide to the Thomas Clark Oath, 1869
Thomas Clark lived in Henderson County, Texas, and signed a loyalty oath and voter registration in 1869.
The Thomas Clark Oath, 1869, attests to Clark’s citizenship of Henderson County, Texas, and swears that he never engaged in insurrection, rebellion, or civil war against the United States of America. The back of the oath is a voter registration for Clark. County Registrar W. A. Borthwick signed both sides.
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Thomas Clark Oath, 1869, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.
Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center’s History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light project, 2009-2011.
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