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    Lawrence S. Ross Land Grant Signed "L. S. Ross" as Governor of Texas, one page, 17" x 14", Austin, March 23, 1887. Countersigned by "R. M. Hall" as the Commissioner of the General Land Office. A grant of "Six Hundred and Forty (640) acres of land . . . In Reeves County . . . on the waters of Toyah Creek, a tributary of Pecos River" to "the Houston and Texas Central Rail Way Company". Blind embossed state seal and blind embossed General Land Office seal are at the left. Ross served as Texas' 19th governor from 1887-1891. Very fine condition. From the Taking of Texas Collection.

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