University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Farley (H.H.) Papers, 1843.



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Farley, Horace H., b. 1814?
Title: H. H. Farley Papers
Dates: 1843
Abstract: Letters to H. H. Farley from his brother, Harvey Farley, and a former companion, Richard P. Hunt, comprise the H.H. Farley Papers, 1843.
Accession No.: 2011-067
Extent: 1/4 in.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Horace H. Farley (b. 1814?) was born in New York. He settled in Texas in the 1830’s and fought in the Texas Revolution. He later moved to Auburn, New York.

1860 Federal Census. Cayuga, NY. Accessed on March 25, 2011. ftp://ftp.us-census.org/pub/usgenweb/census/ny/cayuga/1860/indx-f.txt.


Scope and Contents

Letters to H. H. Farley from his brother, Harvey Farley, and a former companion, Richard P. Hunt, comprise the H.H. Farley Papers, 1843, including discussion of relatives and associates believed to have been among the casualties from the Mier Expedition.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Farley, Horace H., b. 1814? -- Archives.
Hunt, Richard P. -- Archives.
Farley, Harvey -- Archives.
Subjects
Texan Mier Expedition (1842-1844)
Frontier and pioneer life -- Texas -- History -- 19th century.
Places
Texas -- History -- 19th century.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

H. H. Farley Papers, 1843, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

Subsequent revisions were made by Evan Usler, March 2011.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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2.325/P14a Letters written to H.H. Farley, 1843