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    Voluntary Enlistment of an Indianan in the Army of the Texas Republic Signed by officer "James C. Allen" and Alvin Perkins, the enlistee. One partially-printed page, 7.5" x 6 ", Camp Preston [Texas], April 4, 1837, recognizing that Alvin Perkins, born in Indiana, had voluntarily "enlisted as a soldier in the army of the Republic of Texas, for the period of the present War unless sooner discharged by proper authority; do also agree to accept such bounty, pay, rations, and clothing, as is or may be established by law; and I, A. Perkins, do solemnly swear that I will bear true allegiance to the Republic of Texas and that I will serve her honestly and faithfully against all her enemies and opposers whomsoever, and that I will observe and obey the orders of the President of the Republic of Texas, and the orders of the officers appointed over me according to the rules and articles of War." Toned.

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    Auction Dates
    March, 2011
    12th Saturday
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