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Cooking Pot

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A simple cooking pot that displays the Frontier-like nature of the Mexican American War in the newly settled territory of Texas.

Sam Houston's Hat

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The Hat worn by General and Governor Sam Houston

Mill Girls Living Accommodations

A photo of young women who worked in the mills in Massachusetts. They are pictured outside of their boardinghouse which was commonly provided by the corporation that employed them.

Letters from the Quartermaster of the Mexican American War

A letter detailing the many needs of an Army Quartermaster during wartime

Knights Templar Belt

A belt worn by a Mexican Soldier