A pictorial history of Texas, from the earliest visits of European adventurers, to A.D. 1879. Embracing the periods of missions, colonization, the revolution the republic, and the state; also, a topographical description of the country ... together with its Indian tribes and their wars, and biographical sketches of hundreds of its leading historical characters. Also, a list of the countries, with historical and topical notes, and descriptions of the public institutions of the state.

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FROM THE EARLIEST VISITS OF EUROPEAN
ADVENTURERS, TO A. D 1879.

EMBRACING TIHE PERITODS OF MISSIONS, C,OOI)NIZATION,A TILE 'E iVOItZTION,
THE lIEPUBLIC, ANDI TIlHE STATLE; A SO,S( A TO!X()<.ntAlHXIC(Al IEWSCItItTION
OF THE COI."NTRY; ITS IVIE'EaLS, MOITAaINS, )I.S, MINEAltANlS,
AGRiCUE t LTUIRAL IP TROICuCTS, Il.VI-E STOCKI, 0'POt'ULATI..N. PESO'URCIiS.
W EA iTI, ElT('.; TOG(THEII WITIt ITS IND.IAN
TRIBE'S ANT) THEIt , WARS, AND BIO(I'LAPEtiJCAL
XSETCI!TS OF IUNDIRJIIS OP ITS LEADINO
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A LIST OP TIXE COtTNTIES, WVIT II ESTORI(CAL A I) TOPICAL
I NOTES, AN I) 1ESCIlIPrTIONS OF TIHE IPUBLI C INSTITUTIONS
OF THE STATE, ASYLU MS, PENITENTIAR
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BEILE1OAD, ETC.

BY REV. HOMER S. THRALL, A. M.
ST, LOTIS, M0.:
N. D. TIO,MII?SON

Thrall, Homer S. A pictorial history of Texas, from the earliest visits of European adventurers, to A.D. 1879. Embracing the periods of missions, colonization, the revolution the republic, and the state; also, a topographical description of the country ... together with its Indian tribes and their wars, and biographical sketches of hundreds of its leading historical characters. Also, a list of the countries, with historical and topical notes, and descriptions of the public institutions of the state.. St. Louis, Mo.. The Portal to Texas History. http://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth5828/. Accessed August 29, 2014.