Lot 233: Leader in the Texas Revolution and historian (1799-1884). ADS, signed "F. W. Johnson, Col. Cavy.," one page, 8 x 6, December 14, 1835. Military certificate discharging a soldier. In part: "This is to certify that Wm. S. Brown entered the service of the Federal Army of Texas on 16 day of October last...he has faithfully discharged his duty as a soldier and is now discharged." In very good condition, with partial separations to intersecting folds, chipping and paper loss to edges, and overall toning. Accompanied by a modern glossy photo of Johnson. Provenance: The Robert Davis Collection.
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Friday, 23rd October 2015
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