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The Resource Readings in Texas history for high schools and colleges, edited by Eugene C. Barker

Readings in Texas history for high schools and colleges, edited by Eugene C. Barker

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Readings in Texas history for high schools and colleges
Title
Readings in Texas history for high schools and colleges
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edited by Eugene C. Barker
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Subject
Language
eng
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DLC
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Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Readings in Texas history for high schools and colleges, edited by Eugene C. Barker
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Also published as: Texas history for high schools and colleges
Bibliography note
"Book list": p. 641-643
Contents
  • Part I. Spanish and Mexican Texas, 1528-1836 -- Spanish Texas, 1528-1821 / Eugene C. Barker -- La Salle's Settlement and the First Spanish Mission in Texas, 1685-1693 / R.C. Clark -- The location of La Salle's Colony in Texas / Herbert E. Bolton -- The Spanish occupation of East Texas / R.C. Clark -- Mission life / translated by Mattie Austin Hatcher -- The beginning of the Anglo-American settlement of Texas / Eugene C. Barker -- Terms of the Mexican Colonization Laws : The Federal Colonization Law ; The Colonization Law of Coahuila and Texas -- The powers and duties of an Empresario / Stephen F. Austin -- Minor Empresario contracts for the colonization of Texas, 1825-1834 / Mary Virginia Henderson -- The government of Texas / Eugene C. Barker -- Descriptions of Texas / Stephen F. Austin -- The character of the early Texans / Thomas White and Stephen F. Austin -- Life in the early settlements / Noah Smithwick -- Stephen F. Austin / Eugene C. Barker -- The development of the Texas Revolution / Eugene C. Barker -- The Law of April 6, 1830 -- Argument against the law / Stephen F. Austin -- Petition for repeal / William H. Wharton -- The Convention of 1833 -- Texan grievances / Stephen F. Austin -- Defects of the judiciary system / David G. Burnet -- On the necessity for a consultation / Stephen F. Austin -- The Provisional Government during the Texas Revolution / Dudley G. Wooten -- The Campaign of 1835 -- The Battle of Gonzales / Ethel Z. Rather -- The capture of Goliad / George W. Collinsworth and Ira Ingram -- The capture of San Antonio / Edward Burleson -- The Address of Congratulation / General Council -- The Texas Declaration of Independence -- Drafting the Declaration / James K. Greer -- The Declaration -- Framing the Constitution of the Republic of Texas / Rupert N. Richardson -- The fall of the Alamo / compiled by Eugene C. Barker -- Goliad -- The Goliad Campaign / Ruby Cumby Smith -- Letters from Goliad / John Sowers Brooks -- General Urrea's account of the Goliad Campaign / translated by Carlos E. Castañeda -- The San Jacinto Campaign -- Houston's retreat, the battle, and close of the war / Dudley G. Wooten -- Houston's official report of the Battle of San Jacinto / Sam Houston -- Santa Anna's report of the battle / translated by Carlos E. Castañeda -- The "Runaway Scrape," the non-combatants in the Texas Revolution / Mrs. Dilue Harris
  • Part II. Republic and state, 1836-1928 -- A survey of the home affairs of the Republic / Eugene C. Barker -- A survey of the foreign affairs of the Republic / Eugene C. Barker -- The last stage of the Annexation of Texas by the United States / Annie Middleton -- East Texas in the politics of the Republic / George L. Crockett -- The settlement of the public debt of the Republic / E.W. Winkler -- The finances of Texas, 1846-1861 / Edmund T. Miller -- The history of a Texas slave plantation / Abigail Curlee -- The Secession Movement in Texas / Charles W. Ramsdell -- The growth of the Secession Movement / Anna Irene Sandbo -- The First Session of the Secession Convention in Texas / Anna Irene Sandbo -- Texas during the Civil War / Charles W. Ramsdell -- Texas from the fall of the Confederacy to the beginning of Reconstruction / Charles W. Ramsdell -- The Reconstruction Period, 1865-1874 / Dudley G. Wooten -- The Grange as a political factor in Texas / Roscoe C. Martin -- The economic history of Texas, 1865-1915 / Edmund T. Miller -- Transportation in Texas / Charles S. Potts -- Some aspects of the history of West and Northwest Texas since 1845 / R.C. Crane -- The Texas Rangers / Walter P. Webb -- Life on a typical Texas ranch / Harley True Burton -- Managing a trail herd / Charles Goodnight -- The development of agriculture in West Texas / W.C. Holden -- Suggestions for the study and writing of local history / Walter P. Webb
Control code
2652670
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
viii, 653 p.
Lccn
29013686
Note
Library's copy 7 (SW Writers): Gift of James K. Greer, 1988.
Other physical details
maps
Label
Readings in Texas history for high schools and colleges, edited by Eugene C. Barker
Publication
Note
Also published as: Texas history for high schools and colleges
Bibliography note
"Book list": p. 641-643
Contents
  • Part I. Spanish and Mexican Texas, 1528-1836 -- Spanish Texas, 1528-1821 / Eugene C. Barker -- La Salle's Settlement and the First Spanish Mission in Texas, 1685-1693 / R.C. Clark -- The location of La Salle's Colony in Texas / Herbert E. Bolton -- The Spanish occupation of East Texas / R.C. Clark -- Mission life / translated by Mattie Austin Hatcher -- The beginning of the Anglo-American settlement of Texas / Eugene C. Barker -- Terms of the Mexican Colonization Laws : The Federal Colonization Law ; The Colonization Law of Coahuila and Texas -- The powers and duties of an Empresario / Stephen F. Austin -- Minor Empresario contracts for the colonization of Texas, 1825-1834 / Mary Virginia Henderson -- The government of Texas / Eugene C. Barker -- Descriptions of Texas / Stephen F. Austin -- The character of the early Texans / Thomas White and Stephen F. Austin -- Life in the early settlements / Noah Smithwick -- Stephen F. Austin / Eugene C. Barker -- The development of the Texas Revolution / Eugene C. Barker -- The Law of April 6, 1830 -- Argument against the law / Stephen F. Austin -- Petition for repeal / William H. Wharton -- The Convention of 1833 -- Texan grievances / Stephen F. Austin -- Defects of the judiciary system / David G. Burnet -- On the necessity for a consultation / Stephen F. Austin -- The Provisional Government during the Texas Revolution / Dudley G. Wooten -- The Campaign of 1835 -- The Battle of Gonzales / Ethel Z. Rather -- The capture of Goliad / George W. Collinsworth and Ira Ingram -- The capture of San Antonio / Edward Burleson -- The Address of Congratulation / General Council -- The Texas Declaration of Independence -- Drafting the Declaration / James K. Greer -- The Declaration -- Framing the Constitution of the Republic of Texas / Rupert N. Richardson -- The fall of the Alamo / compiled by Eugene C. Barker -- Goliad -- The Goliad Campaign / Ruby Cumby Smith -- Letters from Goliad / John Sowers Brooks -- General Urrea's account of the Goliad Campaign / translated by Carlos E. Castañeda -- The San Jacinto Campaign -- Houston's retreat, the battle, and close of the war / Dudley G. Wooten -- Houston's official report of the Battle of San Jacinto / Sam Houston -- Santa Anna's report of the battle / translated by Carlos E. Castañeda -- The "Runaway Scrape," the non-combatants in the Texas Revolution / Mrs. Dilue Harris
  • Part II. Republic and state, 1836-1928 -- A survey of the home affairs of the Republic / Eugene C. Barker -- A survey of the foreign affairs of the Republic / Eugene C. Barker -- The last stage of the Annexation of Texas by the United States / Annie Middleton -- East Texas in the politics of the Republic / George L. Crockett -- The settlement of the public debt of the Republic / E.W. Winkler -- The finances of Texas, 1846-1861 / Edmund T. Miller -- The history of a Texas slave plantation / Abigail Curlee -- The Secession Movement in Texas / Charles W. Ramsdell -- The growth of the Secession Movement / Anna Irene Sandbo -- The First Session of the Secession Convention in Texas / Anna Irene Sandbo -- Texas during the Civil War / Charles W. Ramsdell -- Texas from the fall of the Confederacy to the beginning of Reconstruction / Charles W. Ramsdell -- The Reconstruction Period, 1865-1874 / Dudley G. Wooten -- The Grange as a political factor in Texas / Roscoe C. Martin -- The economic history of Texas, 1865-1915 / Edmund T. Miller -- Transportation in Texas / Charles S. Potts -- Some aspects of the history of West and Northwest Texas since 1845 / R.C. Crane -- The Texas Rangers / Walter P. Webb -- Life on a typical Texas ranch / Harley True Burton -- Managing a trail herd / Charles Goodnight -- The development of agriculture in West Texas / W.C. Holden -- Suggestions for the study and writing of local history / Walter P. Webb
Control code
2652670
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
viii, 653 p.
Lccn
29013686
Note
Library's copy 7 (SW Writers): Gift of James K. Greer, 1988.
Other physical details
maps

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