The University of Texas at Austin
Work box with lid
Identifier: TMC_0105
Title: Work box with lid
Description: Turned wooden work box and lid. Used by Mrs. Sam Houston who later gave the box to Mrs. Sarah Harlan when the two women lived in or near Old Washington on the Brazos. Donated by Harlan family.
State: Texas
Date: circa 1840-1860
Source: UT Texas Memorial Museum Collection
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Rights: Please contact the Briscoe Center for further information regarding the use of this material.
Box: 28 [Metric, Rm C 5.5]
Format: Workboxes
Size: 55 cm C x 11 cm H
Related items: See TMC_0018 for view with lid attached.  
Other ID: TMM 1260-1
Subject: Material culture--Texas--19th century