Land grant certificate to A. Girard from Anson Jones as President of the Republic of Texas, 1907 copy of the 1845 original
A 1907 copy of the original 1845 Texas General Land Office certificate from Anson Jones, President of the Republic of Texas, to Auguste Girard. It is also signed by the Commissioner General of the Land Office, J.T. Robinson. The certificate has number 463, volume 1. On the back is a receipt from Montgomery County, signed by W.F. Griffin, the County Clerk. Original resource is a certified document.
This certificate forms part of the James A. Baker collection which was removed from the Rice Institute Business Manager's Records, dating from c. 1844-1940, and is believed to relate to land holdings of Rice Insitute.