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Houston, Samuel, 1793-1863

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Aileen Seilaz Collection.

Identifier: MSC 0163
Scope and Contents Aileen Seilaz (1901-1983) worked in Hollywood, California as a story analyst for Universal International Studios in the 1920s. The collection includes some material from motion picture industry of that time. There are also some examples of illustrations from Aileen’s sister Louise Seilaz (1903-1983). Victor Seilaz was a Knoxville businessman who was associated with the Seilaz Cafe, the Colonial Hotel, and the Star Laundry Company. Genealogical material on the Seilaz family; Gourley family;...
Dates: 1808-1928

Applewhite-Clark Collection catalog

Identifier: MM.2023.003
Scope and Contents

Catalog of artifacts attributed to Samuel Houston in the private collection of Marvin & Shirley Applewhite and Wes Clark. Includes photographs.

Dates: 2013

James Dogan land grant, 1828.

Identifier: MM.1981.217
Scope and Contents

Land grant #8550 to James Dogan for 250 acres in Wilson County, Tenn. Signed by Governor Sam Houston. September 17, 1828. (encased in fabric). DS / pfa

Dates: 1828

Land grant to Isaac Bible (1824); Military Appointment to Lemuel Bible by Andrew Johnson (1863).

Identifier: QMM.2021.001
Scope and Contents

Land grant to Isaac Bible #15024 on Little Chuckey (25 Nov. 1824) signed by Sam Houston; Military Appointment to Lemuel Bible as First Lt. signed by Military Governor Andrew Johnson (30 June 1863).

Dates: 1824; 1863

Powell High School research papers, 1992-1993, 1997. Janie Cassell, teacher.

Identifier: MSC 0804
Scope and Contents

Research papers on Knoxville and area topics done by the English students of Janie Cassell at Powell High School.

Dates: 1992-1993, 1997

Sam Houston daguerreotype, 1846

Identifier: SPC 2019.075
Scope and Contents

Daguerreotype of Sam Houston taken by S. K. Nicholson in his rooms in Hartford, CT in 1846. In original case (leather spine of case was restored by Don Etherington in 1999).

Dates: 1846

Samuel E. Asbury letter to Mary U. Rothrock, 1932.

Identifier: MM.1932.001
Scope and Contents

Letter from Samuel E. Asbury to Mary U. Rothrock. October 31, 1932. ALS 3 pp. Re: Sam Houston’s love life.

Dates: 1932