Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    [Confederate Imprint]. House of Representatives, Jan. 19, 1865 - Laid on the table and ordered to be printed. Resolutions of the State of Texas, Concerning Peace, Reconstruction, and Independence. [Richmond]: [1864]. 6.25" x 9.75". 3 printed pages on integral second leaf. Disbound. Confederate imprint setting forth a resolution of Texas issued by Texas Secretary of State Robert J. Townes dated November 12, 1864, stating that Texas is determined to keep waging war even when all appears hopeless. Also calls for a continuation of African slavery in the Confederate states. Townes signed the address calling for the meeting of the Secession Convention.
    Condition: Toned at the edges, a few trivial splits at the bound edge and old smoothed fold creases, else very good.
    Reference: Parrish 788.

    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Flat Material, Small (view shipping information)

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    March, 2016
    12th Saturday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 5
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 137

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $100,000 (minimum $14), plus 20% of any amount between $100,000 and $1,000,000, plus 12% of any amount over $1,000,000 per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 25 days left to consign to the 2018 June 9 Featuring The Glen Swanson Collection of Indian War Relics, Including Little Big Horn Legends of the West Signature Auction - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    I don’t often do testimonials but in this case I felt truly obligated to thank Heritage Auctions for the extremely professional job your organization did for me.
    Charlie K.,
    Pittsburgh, PA
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2018 March 17 Western Americana & Texana Grand Format Auction - Dallas
    2018 March 17 Western Americana & Texana Grand Format Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED SO FAR $327,896