Foreword Jump to: Select a notebook page (159 items)1- Picture of Dan Moody2- Letter, Dan Moody to Ruskin McArdle, August 19293- Letter of transmittal4- Foreword5- Draft of the painting concept (handwritten)6- San Jacinto poem7- Picture and key for the painting8- Draft of painting concept (typewritten)9- McArdle on "Art"10- Endorsement by battle veterans11- Letter, D.A. Woodward to McArdle, October 189012- Photo of Woodward13- Letter, Woodward to McArdle, February 189614- McArdle drawing of battlefield15- Letter, Beauregard to McArdle, May 189216- Photostat of McArdle drawing of battlefield17- Battlefield plan, modified by McArdle18- McAshan on painting topography19- Picture of Buffalo Bayou20- Picture of battlefield21- Picture of Santa Anna's Lake22- Picture of Lynchburg23- Letter, Ricardo de Zavala to McArdle, August 189024- Letter, Zavala to McArdle, September 189025- Letter, Zavala to McArdle, October 189026- Letter, Zavala to McArdle, January 189127- Letter, Zavala to McArdle, May 189128- Letter, Zavala to McArdle, October 189229- Letter, Zavala to McArdle, March 189430- Picture of Sam Houston31- Sam Houston's official battle report32- Houston's list of killed and wounded33- List of officers and privates in the battle34- Portrait of Sam Houston35- Houston army order36- McArdle's portrait of Houston37- Poem by Houston's daughter38- Portrait of Santa Anna39- Santa Anna's account, copied by McArdle40- Newspaper article, "Captor of Santa Anna"41- Santa Anna's account (typewritten)42- Letter, Roberts to McArdle, May 188943- Letter, King to McArdle, November 189344- Delgado's report on the battle45- List of Mexican officers killed46- List of Mexican officers made prisoners47- List of Texans in painting48- List of Mexicans in painting49- Pamphlet listing Texas veterans in 187450- List of contributors to painting51- Portrait of Edward Burleson52- Letter, Rufus Burleson to McArdle, May 188753- Portrait of Rufus Burleson54- Letter, Burleson to McArdle, October 19, 188755- Letter, Burleson to McArdle, October 31, 188756- Portrait of Reuben M. Potter57- Portrait of Alexander Horton58- Letter, Horton to McArdle, November 188559- Horton battle plan drawing60- Moses Austin Bryan and son61- Portrait of James A. Sylvester62- Letter, Sylvester to McArdle, October 187563- Letter, Dozier Herbert to McArdle, October 187564- Sylvester's account of Santa Anna's capture65- Letter, Esther Miles Crawford to McArdle, February 189066- Letter, John Ford to McArdle, March 189067- Letter, Mrs. Crawford to McArdle, June 189268- Letter, Mrs. Crawford to McArdle, August 189269- Picture of San Jacinto and Buffalo Bayou70- William S. Taylor on Sam Houston's conduct71- Taylor's Houston letter, handwritten72- Taylor's account of the battle and aftermath73- Portrait of Sidney Sherman74- Letter, Belle Sherman Kendall to McArdle, June 188775- Mrs. Kendall to McArdle, July 188776- Letter, Mrs. Kendall to McArdle, August 188777- Letter, Mrs. Kendall to McArdle, May 188978- The San Jacinto Battle Flag79- Portrait of Edward Miles80- Letter, Miles to Miss Sherman, November 188581- Letter, Mrs. Kendall to McArdle, September 189082- Letter, J.M.O. Menard to McArdle, June 189183- Letter, Carrie Sherman Menard to McArdle, March 189484- Letter, C.W. Raines to McArdle, May 10, 190585- Letter, Raines to McArdle, May 27, 190586- Letter, Raines to McArdle, May 19, 190587- Letter, Raines to McArdle, May 24, 190588- Letter, W.J. Clay to McArdle, June 190589- Letters on the Sherman Flag90- Letter, J.M.O. Menard to McArdle, May 190591- Photostat of Sherman Flag92- Letter, Edward Miles to McArdle, October 188593- Picture of the flag in battle94- McArdle on Texas Flags95- McGahey Flag drawing and article96- Letter, E. Crew to McArdle, September 18, 188597- The Mexican Flag98- Letter, Senator Coke to McArdle, September 188599- Letter, Henry R. Jackson to McArdle, November 1885100- Letter, Coke to McArdle, August 1890101- Letter, Thomas Ryan to McArdle, September 1890102- Letter, McArdle to Ryan, October 1890103- Letter, C.A. Dougherty to McArdle, December 1890104- Letter, Senator Mills to McArdle, December 1891105- Letter, General O.O. Howard to McArdle, April 1892106- Reuben M. Potter on Mexican uniforms (extract)107- Portrait of Beauregard108- Beauregard to McArdle, May 1892109- More Potter on Mexican uniforms110- Letter, McArdle to Beauregard, May 1892111- Portrait of Ben McCulloch112- Letter, Henry E. McCulloch to McArdle, May 1889113- Letter, McCulloch to McArdle, December 1889114- Letter, McCulloch to McArdle, January 1891115- Portrait of John P. Ferrell116- Letter, Ferrell to McArdle, September 1885117- Letter, Ferrell to McArdle, May 1889118- Letter, Ferrell to McArdle, November 1891119- Photo of Mirabeau B. Lamar120- Letter. Menard to McArdle, November 1890121- Portrait of General Lamar122- Letter, Henrietta Lamar to McArdle, December 1890123- Letter, Mrs. Lamar to McArdle, April 1891124- Letter, Mrs. Lamar to McArdle, May 1891125- Letter, Lola Lamar Calder to McArdle, November 1891126- Letter, Mrs. Calder to McArdle, March 1892127- Letter, Mrs. Calder to McArdle, April 1892128- Photo of Anson Jones129- Letter, S.E. Jones to McArdle, May 1891130- Letter, Mary Jones to McArdle, May 1891131- Letter, Mrs. Jones to McArdle, July 1891132- Letter, S.E. Jones to McArdle, January 1892133- Letter, Mrs. Jones to McArdle, February 1893134- Portrait of Thomas J. Rusk135- Portrait of Andrew Briscoe136- Letter, Mary J. Briscoe to McArdle, May 1889137- Letter, Mary Briscoe to McArdle, August 1890138- Letter, Mary Briscoe to McArdle, July 1894139- Portrait of Walter P. Lane140- Letter, Lane to Mcardle, November 1890141- Lane's account of the battle142- Picture of Castrillon143- Portrait of Henry Karnes144- Letter, Susan H. Corley to McArdle, December 1893145- Picture of Trevino and Karnes in combat146- Picture of Burleson and Old Scurry147- Portrait of Deaf Smith148- Letter, Maggie Houston Williams to McArdle, April 1901149- Photostat of Mrs. Williams' letter150- Portrait of Juan Seguin151- Portrait of Antonio Menchaca152- Letter, John Ford to McArdle, June 1893153- Portrait of Dr. N.D. Labadie154- Letter, Josep Labadie to McArdle, September 1885155- Z.M. Matthews to McArdle, September 1885156- Matthews to McArdle, October 1885157- James Hill's battlefield map158- Letter, Hill to McArdle, October 1895159- Potter's San Jacinto article with McArdle's notes Introduction | The Notebooks | The Paintings | The Artist How to Use This Site | About the Digitization Index of Subjects Home Foreword, The Battle of San Jacinto Notebook, The McArdle Notebooks, Archives and Information Services Division, Texas State Library and Archives Commission.