The University of Texas at Austin
Leather briefcase [opened]
Identifier: TMC_0107
Title: Leather briefcase [opened]
Description: Leather briefcase has signature of Anson Jones, President of the Republic of Texas (1844). Briefcase has a signed date of 1845 on the inside. Two newspaper clippings dated October 1845 are glued to the inside.
Country: Republic of Texas
Date: circa 1845
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: 9 [Metric, Rm C 4.3]
Format: Briefcases
Size: 36.2 cm W x 53.2 cm H
Related items: See TMC_0031 for exterior view.  
Other ID: TMM 1721-66
Subject: Material culture--Texas--19th century