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dc.identifier.citation "Land grant certificate to Mark Manning from Sam Houston as President of the Republic of Texas." (1844) Rice University:
dc.description A land grant certificate of six hundred and forty acres from Sam Houston, President of the Republic of Texas to Mark Manning. It includes the seal of the Republic of Texas along with a green ribbon. Certified by the Texas General Land Office. Handwritten on the back, "Mark Manning, 640 acres". Original resource is a certified document.
dc.description.abstract 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.
dc.language.iso eng
dc.publisher Rice University
dc.rights This material is in the public domain and may be freely used.
dc.subject.lcshWilliam M. Rice Institute--History
Manning, Mark, 1750-1850
Houston, Sam, 1793-1863
Land titles--Texas--19th century
Texas. General Land Office
Texas--History--Republic, 1836-1846
dc.title Land grant certificate to Mark Manning from Sam Houston as President of the Republic of Texas
dc.digitization.specifications Images were captured using the Indus PlanScan XL7000 scanner and PROView software.  Master Tiff images were scanned at 24-bit color, adobeRGB1998 color profile, at 400 ppi. Derivative files are PDF for text and JPG & JPEG2000 for images. 2014
dc.source.collection Captain James A. Baker Collection, UA 200, box 10, Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University wrc04685
dc.type.genre legal documents
dc.type.dcmi Text
dcterms.accessRights public domain

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