RALPH W. STEEN, "Texas Newspapers and Lincoln," is a fellow
and member of the executive council of the Association. A native
Texan, he received his B.A. from McMurry College and M.A.
and Ph.D. from the University of Texas and is now professor of
history at Texas A. and M. He has contributed a number of
articles to the Quarterly and has written several books, including
Twentieth Century Texas.
J. D. BRAGG, "Waco University," is a native of Louisiana and
holds degrees from Louisiana College, Baylor University, and
the University of Texas. He has been, a member of the history
staff of Baylor since 1925. His article on "Baylor University, 1851-
1861," a companion study to his present article, appeared in the
July, 1945, Quarterly. He is author of Louisiana in the Con-
MALCOLM D. McLEAN, "Don't Fence Me In," received his
B.A. degree from the University of Texas in 1936 and his M.A.
from the National University of Mexico in 1938. He was assistant
director and archivist, San Jacinto Museum of History, 1939-
1941; research analyst in the War Department, 1941-1946; trans-
lator of the Bexar Archives, 1946-1947; and is now instructor
of Romance Languages, the University of Texas.
E. W. WINKLER, "Check List of Texas Imprints," is bibliog-
rapher of the University of Texas Library.
COLONEL M. L. CRTMMINS, "W. G. Freeman's Report on the
Eighth Military Department," is a retired army officer and is
well known for his historical studies.
Texas State Historical Association. The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 51, July 1947 - April, 1948. Austin, Texas. The Portal to Texas History. http://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth101119/. Accessed July 26, 2014.