Harvey H. Allen Letters, 1860-1861, 1899
Correspondence of Harvey H. Allen, younger brother of the Allen brothers who founded Houston, with Sam Houston, concerning approval of railroad construction (1860-1861). Also, letters from Francis R. Lubbock and Guy M. Bryan to O. Fisher Allen (1899), concerning the background of his father, Harvey H. Allen, who had served as a railroad agent and Harris County judge. All items are photostats.
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Harvey H. Allen Letters, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.
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