Explorers of Texas

Explorers of Texas

Date: 1936
Creator: unknown
Description: Historical leaflet issued during Texas Centennial containing information regarding the first explorers of Texas. Some of the explorers mentioned include Alonzo Alvarez de Pineda, Cabeza de Vaca, Francisco Vazquez de Coronado, Fernando de Soto, and Rene Robert Cavalier, Sieur de La Salle.
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
Cabeza de Vaca ; La Salle.

Cabeza de Vaca ; La Salle.

Date: 1901
Creator: Littlejohn, E. G.
Description: Brief narratives of Cabeza de Vaca and La Salle, respectively.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
The La Salle Expedition to Texas: The Journal of Henri Joutel, 1684-1687

The La Salle Expedition to Texas: The Journal of Henri Joutel, 1684-1687

Date: 1998
Creator: Joutel, Henri, 1640?-1735
Description: Book containing an annotated and edited translation of an account of Robert La Salle's expedition down the Mississippi River and into Texas. Joutel recounts such things as sailing to North America, daily activities during the expedition, and the murder of La Salle.
Contributing Partner: Texas State Historical Association
The journeys of Rene Robert Cavelier, sieur de La Salle

The journeys of Rene Robert Cavelier, sieur de La Salle

Date: unknown
Creator: Cox, Isaac Joslin
Description: The journeys of Rene Robert Cavelier, sieur de La Salle published in 2 volumes. This is volume-2, as related by his faithful lieutenant, Henri de Tonty; his missionary colleagues, Fathers Zenobius Membre, Louis Hennepin, and Anastasius Douay; his early biographer, Father Christian LeClercq; his trusted subordinate, Henri Joutel; and his brother, Jean Cavelier; together with memoirs, commissions, etc. Edited with an introduction by Isaac Joslin Cox
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries