Courrier D'Alsace. Cinquiéme année, No. 103, August 27, 1846

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Newsletter dated August 27, 1846 with a letter from Vicar Pfanner. The newsletter has requested the truth about the settlement in Texas. He states that it is a beautiful country, but hot and dry and while some crops do well, people fare poorly because of fevers. He claims that the population of Texas is drawn from the dregs of humanity. He recommends that people not consider settling in Texas. The letter and other articles are translated into German.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s):
Creation Date: August 27, 1846
Partner(s):
The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Collection(s):
Huth Family Papers
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Date(s):
  • Creation: August 27, 1846
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Medina County - Castroville
Place
France - Alsace Region - Haut-Rhin Department - Colmar
Era
The Texas Frontier, 1846-1861
The Republic of Texas, 1836-1846
From July 1845 to August 27, 1846
Description:

Newsletter dated August 27, 1846 with a letter from Vicar Pfanner. The newsletter has requested the truth about the settlement in Texas. He states that it is a beautiful country, but hot and dry and while some crops do well, people fare poorly because of fevers. He claims that the population of Texas is drawn from the dregs of humanity. He recommends that people not consider settling in Texas. The letter and other articles are translated into German.

Physical Description:

[4] p. ; 44 x 28 cm.

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Keyword(s): newsletters
Contributor(s):
Added Title: Elsässischer Kurier
Series Title: Huth (Ferdinand Louis) Papers
Serial Title: Courrier D'Alsace
Partner:
The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Collection:
Huth Family Papers
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: CAH_3s174-08-04
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth188927
Resource Type: Journal/Magazine/Newsletter
Format: Text