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First class land grant (no.795, volume 9) of 1/4 of a league of land in Nacogdoches Co. granted by Texas Governor E. M. Pease to the Trustees of Nacogdoches University,, 3/4/1854

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The collection includes land deeds as well as an original land grant to Nacogdoches University, signed by Governor Elisha M. Pease. Other papers in the collection are the passport of Heinrich Rusche from Oldenburg, naturalization papers of Francis Rusche, correspondence, and financial papers. Other Nacogdoches citizens mentioned in the papers are Bernard Witkorn, Frederick Voigt, Jacob Harlacher, Rinaldo Hotchkiss, and James H. Starr. Land papers of the Cherino and Santos Coy families are also present.


  • 3/4/1854

Language of Materials

The collection is in English and German.

Conditions Governing Access

Open for research.


From the Collection: 0.30 Cubic Feet

Repository Details

Part of the East Texas Research Center Repository