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Peter E. Bean Papers

Identifier: THR/01/2014.s076

Scope and Contents

The Peter E. Bean Papers (1843-1844; 2 folders) contain a transcription of a certified copy of Bean’s will and testament signed on February 6, 1843. There is also a document signed by the Commissioner of the General Land office in the state of Texas granting Peter Bean land in Nacogdoches, Texas.


  • Creation: 1843 - 1844

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Language of Materials



The Peter E. Bean Papers contain Bean’s last will and testament and a document granting him land by the Republic of Texas. This collection is housed in the SHSU Special Collection’s Single Item Collections Archival Box.

Peter E. Bean Papers
Shaneil Snipe
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Repository Details

Part of the Thomason Special Collections & SHSU University Archives Repository

1830 Bobby K. Marks Drive
Huntsville TX 77341 US