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The Cemetery for Negro Citizens of Salado, Texas was established in 1879 after a donation of land by Col. Elijah Sterling Clack Robertson. The cemetery sits on 1.8 acres of land slight northwest of the Robertson Family Plantation.

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Col. Elijah Sterling Clack Robertson was a Texas patriot, town founder of Salado and Confederate War Hero.

The house slave quarters at the Robertson Family Plantation were constructed in the early 1860's to accommodate the growing population of slaves. It remains in its original architectural condition. The slave quarters inside big house also have a…

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This certificate was issued as a result of the Letter titled "Proof to Procure Land Certificate of Veteran." It recognizes McCulloch's service in the Texas Revolutionary Army during the Texas Revolutionary War and awards him, in accordance with the…

Document, Letter

This document is an appeal to the Texas Board of Veterans filed on behalf of Samuel McCulloch, jr., in order to obtain a verified, official record of his right to a land grant guaranteed to veterans of the Texas Revolutionary Wae, issued by the Texas…