The Cabin Book; or, Sketches of Life in Texas.

The Cabin Book; or, Sketches of Life in Texas.

Date: 1844
Creator: Sealsfield, Charles, 1793-1864
Description: This is an English translation of the German text, which is a historical novel about the creation of the Republic of Texas. It consists of a series of sketches that depict the new Republic of Texas as a land of opportunity for immigrants.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Die Auswanderer nach Texas. [Part 2]

Die Auswanderer nach Texas. [Part 2]

Date: 1841
Creator: Belani, H. E. R.
Description: This German text is the second of a three-part historical novel about German emigration to Texas. Through the novel's fictional characters, the author portrays a romantic version of German emigration to the United States, particularly Texas. Set in the mid- to late-1830s, the novel discusses the history of Texas from Spanish rule up to its time as an independent republic.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio
Die Auswanderer nach Texas. [Part 1]

Die Auswanderer nach Texas. [Part 1]

Date: 1841
Creator: Belani, H. E. R.
Description: This German text is the first of a three-part historical novel about German emigration to Texas. Through the novel's fictional characters, the author portrays a romantic version of German emigration to the United States, particularly Texas. Set in the mid- to late-1830s, the novel discusses the history of Texas from Spanish rule up to its time as an independent republic.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio
Die Auswanderer nach Texas. [Part 3]

Die Auswanderer nach Texas. [Part 3]

Date: 1841
Creator: Belani, H. E. R.
Description: This German text is the third of a three-part historical novel about German emigration to Texas. Through the novel's fictional characters, the author portrays a romantic version of German emigration to the United States, particularly Texas. Set in the mid- to late-1830s, the novel discusses the history of Texas from Spanish rule up to its time as an independent republic.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio
Die Tochter Tehuan's: oder Texas im vorigen Jahrhundert.

Die Tochter Tehuan's: oder Texas im vorigen Jahrhundert.

Date: 1866
Creator: Hoermann, Alto S. (Alto Sebastian), 1829-1867
Description: This German text is a work of fiction that paints a historical picture of life in Spanish Texas. The protagonist is a young Spanish immigrant, Don Hesu Navarro, who befriends Tehuan and his family. The action is centered around the San Jose Mission in San Antonio.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio
The cabin book: or, sketches of life in Texas

The cabin book: or, sketches of life in Texas

Date: 1844
Creator: Sealsfield, Charles, 1793-1864
Description: This is an English translation of the German text, which is a historical novel about the creation of the Republic of Texas. It consists of a series of sketches that depict the new Republic of Texas as a land of opportunity for immigrants.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio
Das Cajütenbuch: oder nationale Charakteristiken.

Das Cajütenbuch: oder nationale Charakteristiken.

Date: 1846
Creator: Sealsfield, Charles, 1793-1864
Description: This German text is a historical novel about the creation of the Republic of Texas. It consists of a series of sketches that depict the new Republic of Texas as a land of opportunity for immigrants.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio