Processed by: Processed by; machine-readable finding aid created by:Encoded by
George B. Jones Letters
The Filson Historical Society Special Collections Louisville, Kentucky 40208 USA
Open to researchers.
[Identification of item], George B. Jones Letters, 1836-1837, Special Collections, The Filson Historical Society, Louisville.
A volunteer in the Texas Revolution. Jones writes to his family about how he volunteered in Ky. to "march to victory or die" in the Texas Revolution; the character and numbers of the Kentucky Volunteers; the intention to march against Matamoras in the summer of 1836; Santa Anna as a prisoner; rumor of the minister of the United States being in confinement and his attempted escape; and the Texas climate
Hosted by the University of Kentucky
Contact us: firstname.lastname@example.org