Mrs. Henrietta Lamar to McArdle, May, 1891
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efforts towards what will I feel be a
grand picture. There is one thing
I think I would alter in regard to
the placing my noble husband. Would
make him just as he must have appeared
when leading the cavelry [sic] on the twenty-first
day with all that fire, energy, & bravery
he so signally possessed — a noble grand
I have lately had another promise
from one of my husbands nephews,
of an old pho [?] that he thought was in
his family, so I have still a forlorn
hope of getting something that may be
of use to you.
Galveston May 19th / 91.
Mrs. Henrietta Lamar to McArdle, May, 1891, The Battle of San Jacinto Notebook, The McArdle Notebooks, Archives and Information Services Division, Texas State Library and Archives Commission.