The Resource Many Texans : a gathering of cultures, historical material by R. Henderson Shuffler ; reading skills, Dorothy Kendall Bracken, Clara Jo Bridges, and Harryette B. Ehrhardt ; illustrated with woodcuts by Barbara Whitehead

Many Texans : a gathering of cultures, historical material by R. Henderson Shuffler ; reading skills, Dorothy Kendall Bracken, Clara Jo Bridges, and Harryette B. Ehrhardt ; illustrated with woodcuts by Barbara Whitehead

Label
Many Texans : a gathering of cultures
Title
Many Texans
Title remainder
a gathering of cultures
Statement of responsibility
historical material by R. Henderson Shuffler ; reading skills, Dorothy Kendall Bracken, Clara Jo Bridges, and Harryette B. Ehrhardt ; illustrated with woodcuts by Barbara Whitehead
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
TWB
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Many Texans : a gathering of cultures, historical material by R. Henderson Shuffler ; reading skills, Dorothy Kendall Bracken, Clara Jo Bridges, and Harryette B. Ehrhardt ; illustrated with woodcuts by Barbara Whitehead
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
From the beginning -- The neglected Tiguas -- The slave who became a demigod -- Rene Robert Cavelier Sieur de LaSalle -- First mission to the Tejas -- Man with a mission -- The old stone fort -- The luck of the Irish -- Felipe Enrique Neri, the Baron de Bastrop -- Daniel Boone in Texas -- Texas's first republic -- Jane Long, "Mother of Texas" -- William Goyens, the man who wouldn't give up -- Stephen Austin, scholar with a will of iron -- Lieutenant Colonel Jose Francisco Ruiz -- Nestor Clay, colonist -- Fritz Ernst, pioneer -- David Lawhon, revolutionary printer -- The "Patrick Henry of Texas" -- Father Miguel Muldoon -- Georgia girl -- Texas's Betsy Ross -- Epitaph for a hero, Hendrick Arnold -- Jim Bowie -- The Alamo fell, not once, but twice -- A hot afternoon in April -- Sam Houston, a loner -- Manuel Lorenzo Justiniano de Zavala -- Mirabeau Buonaparte Lamar -- Svante Magnus Swenson, first Swede in Texas -- Prince Carl of Solms-New Braunfels -- Texanische Lieder -- The star of Texas -- Texas sketch book -- "Bosque John" McLennan -- La posada y los pastores -- Panna Maria -- Death knell for the Apaches -- Fort Inge -- Cynthia Ann Parker at Camp Cooper -- Robert Emmett Bledsoe Baylor -- The toughest ranger of them all -- "80 John" would do -- Barbed wire comes to Texas -- Another of our many immigrants
Control code
16007026
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xv, 214 p.
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers) forms part of: William D. and Sally Wittliff Collection.
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers) is inscribed and signed by book designer, Bill Wittliff.
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers) is demonstration copy of 300 printed.
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of William D. and Sally Wittliff, 1988 (SW Writers Access. No. 88-030).
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
Label
Many Texans : a gathering of cultures, historical material by R. Henderson Shuffler ; reading skills, Dorothy Kendall Bracken, Clara Jo Bridges, and Harryette B. Ehrhardt ; illustrated with woodcuts by Barbara Whitehead
Publication
Contents
From the beginning -- The neglected Tiguas -- The slave who became a demigod -- Rene Robert Cavelier Sieur de LaSalle -- First mission to the Tejas -- Man with a mission -- The old stone fort -- The luck of the Irish -- Felipe Enrique Neri, the Baron de Bastrop -- Daniel Boone in Texas -- Texas's first republic -- Jane Long, "Mother of Texas" -- William Goyens, the man who wouldn't give up -- Stephen Austin, scholar with a will of iron -- Lieutenant Colonel Jose Francisco Ruiz -- Nestor Clay, colonist -- Fritz Ernst, pioneer -- David Lawhon, revolutionary printer -- The "Patrick Henry of Texas" -- Father Miguel Muldoon -- Georgia girl -- Texas's Betsy Ross -- Epitaph for a hero, Hendrick Arnold -- Jim Bowie -- The Alamo fell, not once, but twice -- A hot afternoon in April -- Sam Houston, a loner -- Manuel Lorenzo Justiniano de Zavala -- Mirabeau Buonaparte Lamar -- Svante Magnus Swenson, first Swede in Texas -- Prince Carl of Solms-New Braunfels -- Texanische Lieder -- The star of Texas -- Texas sketch book -- "Bosque John" McLennan -- La posada y los pastores -- Panna Maria -- Death knell for the Apaches -- Fort Inge -- Cynthia Ann Parker at Camp Cooper -- Robert Emmett Bledsoe Baylor -- The toughest ranger of them all -- "80 John" would do -- Barbed wire comes to Texas -- Another of our many immigrants
Control code
16007026
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xv, 214 p.
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers) forms part of: William D. and Sally Wittliff Collection.
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers) is inscribed and signed by book designer, Bill Wittliff.
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers) is demonstration copy of 300 printed.
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of William D. and Sally Wittliff, 1988 (SW Writers Access. No. 88-030).
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)

Library Locations

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