Texas Pacific Train Robbery Note, c. 1878
This note informs Governor Richard Hubbard (served December 1876-January 1879) of the robbery of a Texas & Pacific train. This is almost certainly the robbery that was perpetrated on April 4, 1878 by the famous outlaw Sam Bass and his gang.
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Texas Pacific Train Robbery Note, c. 1878. Records relating to railroads, Archives and Information Services Division, Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
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