William Harrison Hamman - Papers, 1828-1966, Bulk dates 1861-1889

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William Harrison Hamman - Papers, MS 6., 1828-1966, Bulk dates 1861-1889

William Harrison Hamman - Papers, 1828-1966, Bulk dates 1861-1889

Correspondence, documents, Civil War materials, clippings, and other papers of Hamman including accounts of early Texas historical events and political opinions as well as his legal and business papers regarding oil land, gas, and minerals; together with papers of his wife, Ella Hamman; papers of John Hamman (1879-1966), founder of Hamman Exploration Col, later Hamman Oil and Refining Co., pioneer in the development of mineral resources in Texas, and lawyer specializing in land and corporation law; and papers of other family members. Includes material relating to Hamman's service with 4th Texas Infantry. Persons represented include Sam Houston and Robert E. Lee.

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Houston, Sam, 1793-1863

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Hamman Exploration Co.

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Hamman, John, 1879-1966

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Lee, Robert Edward, 1807-1870

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Robert Edward Lee (1807-1870) served as General of the Confederate Army in the U.S. Civil War and was president of Washington College in Lexington, Virginia from 1865 to 1870. Lee spent the first twenty-three years of his military career in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. From 1837 to 1841 he was superintending engineer for the harbor of St. Louis and the upper Mississippi and Missouri rivers. Robert E. Lee was a United States Army officer, 1829-1861; commander of Virginia forces in the ...

Hamman, William Harrison, 1830-1890

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Confederate general and oilman, of Texas. From the description of William Harrison Hamman papers, 1828-1965. (Rice University). WorldCat record id: 28424737 William Harrison Hamman, soldier, farmer, lawyer, and entrepreneur, was born at Woodstock, VA on January 17, 1830, the son of George and Catherine Schmucker Hamman. His father, a carpenter, died when William was ten years old, and William worked various numerous jobs to help support his family. He attended t...

Hamman, William Harrison, 1830-1890

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Confederate general and oilman, of Texas. From the description of William Harrison Hamman papers, 1828-1965. (Rice University). WorldCat record id: 28424737 William Harrison Hamman, soldier, farmer, lawyer, and entrepreneur, was born at Woodstock, VA on January 17, 1830, the son of George and Catherine Schmucker Hamman. His father, a carpenter, died when William was ten years old, and William worked various numerous jobs to help support his family. He attended t...