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Autobiography of an English soldier in the United States army
(Rice University, 1853)
Andrew Jackson Potter, the noted parson of the Texan frontier
(Rice University, 1888)
Recollections of a Virginian in the Mexican, Indian, and civil wars
(Rice University, 1894)
Message from the President of the United States
(Rice University, 1846)
The U.S. Serial set is a specially bound, consecutively numbered version of all House and Senate reports and documents. Many, but not all, of the government documents in the Americas archive come originally from the U.S. ...
Mirabeau B. Lamar travel journal, 1835
(Rice University, 1835)
On his 1835 trip from Georgia to Texas, Mirabeau Buonaparte Lamar kept a manuscript diary. This journal is written in continuous narrative form, with frequent historical or descriptive passages inserted, covering the months ...
Alexander Hobbs U.S. Civil War diary
(Rice University, 1862)
Diary describes the author's volunteer service during the U.S. Civil War, including the Battle of Galveston, a prison stay in Houston, and patrol duty in New Orleans