Embossed invitation to the American Ball hosted by the American Party at Austin

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Title

Embossed invitation to the American Ball hosted by the American Party at Austin

Description

This invitation, issued by the "American Party" of Austin, is elaborately embossed with a floral motif. It reads in part, "The invitations are not confined to the members of any Party, but most liberally extended to all. We repudiate party proscription in our social relations." The invitation is accompanied by the bright purple envelope in which it arrived.

Creator

The American Party of Austin

Source

Johnson Family Papers, Special Collections, Smith Library Center, Southwestern University. View the Finding Aid here.

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Johnson-Invitation-American-Ball.pdf

Citation

The American Party of Austin, “Embossed invitation to the American Ball hosted by the American Party at Austin,” Digital Texas Heritage Resource Center , accessed January 23, 2020, https://texasheritage.omeka.net/items/show/14.

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