Dallas Genealogical Society Conserves Republic & Early Statehood Documents and Map at Texas General Land Office with $7500 Donation

Suzan Younger, Dallas Genealogical Nominating Committee (left), presents James Harkins (right) of the Texas General Land Office with a check for $7,500 from the Dallas Genealogical Society.
Henry O. Hegcoxe, Map of the Surveyed Part of Peters Colony Texas, Louisville: C. Bruder, 1858, Map #1982, Map Collection, Archives and Records Program, Texas General Land Office, Austin, TX.
Peters Colony land grant records will also be conserved thanks to the generous grant from the Dallas Genealogical Society.
Land records pertaining to Peters Colony cover nearly 900,000 acres in North Texas.
Tony Hanson, Past President of the Dallas Genealogical Society (left), and Todd Decker, President of the Dallas Genealogical Society (right), accept a copy of the map of Peters Colony prior to conservation.

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