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    Pair of Manuscript Documents Relating to Texas Financial Commitments Before Secession. [Np]. 1867. Total of 13 pages of manuscript text. Two documents: a seven-page note and a six-page legal brief. Overall condition is very good. At issue was whether the United States or Texas should be responsible for the payment of $5,000,000 borrowed by Texas just before secession. The first document is written on Globe Mutual Insurance Company letterhead, and contains notes and opinions concerning the market prices for Texas bonds. The other document contains the opinion of the attorney general on the case, Texas vs. Hardenbergh.

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    December, 2007
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