San Jancinto Museum of History

PERSONAL ARTIFACTS
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  • CANE

  • CATEGORY: PERSONAL ARTIFACTS
  • MEASUREMENTS: 35"L x 1 1/8"Dia.
  • DATE MADE: c. 1846

Description

Walking stick. Made of highly lacquered apple wood. Silver cap and tip. Engraved with the initial "H" on top of cap.


Provenance

Carried by Sam Houston during the time of the Mexican-American War. Presented by Houston to Captain Shapley Prince Ross.

  • ASSOCIATED VETERAN: Houston, Sam
  • ASSOCIATED INDIVIDUAL: Ross, Shapley Prince
  • CREDIT LINE: Rotan, Mrs. George V.

Associated Items of Houston, Sam

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  • NAME: PAINTING, "Sam Houston"
  • CATEGORY:
    COMMUNICATION ARTIFACTS
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