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    Governor Oran M. Roberts Land Grant Signed "O M Roberts" as Governor of Texas, one page, 17" x 14", Austin, March 26, 1880. Countersigned "W. C. Walsh" as Commissioner of the General Land Office. This is a grant of 640 acres "In Callahan County known as Sun. No. 2 on the waters of Monti Creek . . ." to "J. Herrin". Blind embossed state seal at bottom left. Gov. Roberts was a member of the Democratic Party and was Texas' 17th governor, 1879-1883. He was influential in Texas' secession from the Union serving as president of Texas' Secession Convention. Glued to the bottom right corner is a 7.75" x 3.5" "Certificate of Record" dated April 27, 1880. Fine condition.

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