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The Resource The Peters Colony of Texas : a history and biographical sketches of the early settlers, by Seymour V. Connor ; illustrated by Frances Pearce

The Peters Colony of Texas : a history and biographical sketches of the early settlers, by Seymour V. Connor ; illustrated by Frances Pearce

Label
The Peters Colony of Texas : a history and biographical sketches of the early settlers
Title
The Peters Colony of Texas
Title remainder
a history and biographical sketches of the early settlers
Statement of responsibility
by Seymour V. Connor ; illustrated by Frances Pearce
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Index
index present
LC call number
F390
LC item number
.C73 1959
Literary form
non fiction
Label
The Peters Colony of Texas : a history and biographical sketches of the early settlers, by Seymour V. Connor ; illustrated by Frances Pearce
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Another version ... appeared in eight installments of the Register of the Kentucky Historical Society (1952-1954)"--Preface
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [441]-445) and index
Contents
Texas in 1841 -- Texas land policy -- The law of February 4, 1841 -- The twenty petitioners -- The first three contracts -- The first settlement -- The fourth contract -- "Saving" the contract -- The Texas Emigration and Land Company -- The completion of settlement -- A statistical review of the settlement -- The Peters Colony controversy -- The Hedgcoxe war -- The final settlement -- The colonists -- Biographical sketches -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
392634
Dimensions
24cm.
Extent
473 p.
Lccn
60001333
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Clothbound.
  • Library's copy 4 (SW Writers): Forms part of: A. C. Greene Library. Gift of Meredith Greene Megaw, 2012 (Access. No. 2012-026). Markings and notations by A.C. Greene throughout. With covered dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Label
The Peters Colony of Texas : a history and biographical sketches of the early settlers, by Seymour V. Connor ; illustrated by Frances Pearce
Publication
Note
"Another version ... appeared in eight installments of the Register of the Kentucky Historical Society (1952-1954)"--Preface
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [441]-445) and index
Contents
Texas in 1841 -- Texas land policy -- The law of February 4, 1841 -- The twenty petitioners -- The first three contracts -- The first settlement -- The fourth contract -- "Saving" the contract -- The Texas Emigration and Land Company -- The completion of settlement -- A statistical review of the settlement -- The Peters Colony controversy -- The Hedgcoxe war -- The final settlement -- The colonists -- Biographical sketches -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
392634
Dimensions
24cm.
Extent
473 p.
Lccn
60001333
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Clothbound.
  • Library's copy 4 (SW Writers): Forms part of: A. C. Greene Library. Gift of Meredith Greene Megaw, 2012 (Access. No. 2012-026). Markings and notations by A.C. Greene throughout. With covered dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill., maps.

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