University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Harvey H. Allen Letters, 1860-1861, 1899



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Allen, Harvey H.
Title: Harvey H. Allen letters
Dates: 1860-1861, 1899
Abstract: 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.
Identification: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00717
Extent: 5 items
Language: English .
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Scope and Contents

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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Index Terms

Personal Names
Allen, Harvey H.
Subjects
Railroads

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Harvey H. Allen Letters, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.


Detailed Description of the Collection

Inventory

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2A136 [SRH1230005272] Correspondence