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The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 39, July 1935 - April, 1936

Southwestern Historical Quarterly

The Texas State Historical Association met for the thirty-
eighth annual session in Austin, May 3-4.
The following papers were read:
Almonte's Inspection of Texas in 1834, Mrs. Helen Willits
Prince Solms' Trip to Texas in 1844, Dr. R. L. Biesele.
Daily Life of the Early Texans, Rev. Joseph Schmitz, S. M.
The Earliest Printing in Texas, Ike Henry Moore.
Lester's Sam Houston, Ernest W. Winkler.
Harvey A. Adams Diary, 1842-1843, Mrs. Mattie Austin
W. B. Travis, Ruby Mixon.
Copano and the Refugio. Mission, Hobart Huson.
The Harriet Lane, Lieut.-Commander David P. Marvin.
Spanish Plans for the Colonization of Texas, 1716-1781, Char-
mion Shelby.
Fort St. Louis de Carlorette, J. Carroll McConnell.
The Legal Phase of the Cortinas Trouble, Raphael Cowen.
The speaker at the annual dinner Friday evening, May 3, was
Judge Robert L. Batts, who spoke on Land Title Problems in
The Executive Council instructed Charles W. Ramsdell, E. C.
Barker, and J. Evetts Haley to serve as a committee on Associa-
tion finances and investments.
The Association decided to have the next meeting in conjunc-
tion with the Mississippi Valley Historical Association which will
meet in Austin, Texas, in the spring of 1936.
All officers of the Association were re-elected, and the report
of the Treasurer, which follows, was approved.
1933-34 1934-35
Membership dues ..................... $ 873.95 $1,030.50
Life membership ..................... 50.00 .......

Texas State Historical Association. The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 39, July 1935 - April, 1936. Austin, Texas. The Portal to Texas History. Accessed May 3, 2016.

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