Land grant certificate to John Lovejoy from H.R. Runnels as Governor of the State of Texas
A land grant certificate of seventy three acres from Texas Governor H. R. Runnels to John Lovejoy. Certified by the Texas General Land Office. Handwritten on the back are the number and the volume of the certificate along with the name of the county and other information, "No. 127, Vol. 4. Denton. John L. Lovejoy. 73 acres." 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.