Papers concerning Robertson's Colony in Texas, Volume 2

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"Leftwich's Grant is the second volume in a series that is intended to document the colonization of an area in Central Texas that eventually became known as Robertson's Colony." It covers "the three years that [Robert] Leftwich spent in Mexico City and Saltillo" and includes "a complete account of his official negotiations with both the national government in Mexico City and the state government of Coahuila and Texas. It also includes documents concerning Dr. Felix Robertson, President of the Texas Association, and the group of young men who came to Texas with him in the fall of 1825 to explore ... continued below

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687 p. : ill., maps ; 29 cm.

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McLean, Malcolm Dallas 1975.

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"Leftwich's Grant is the second volume in a series that is intended to document the colonization of an area in Central Texas that eventually became known as Robertson's Colony." It covers "the three years that [Robert] Leftwich spent in Mexico City and Saltillo" and includes "a complete account of his official negotiations with both the national government in Mexico City and the state government of Coahuila and Texas. It also includes documents concerning Dr. Felix Robertson, President of the Texas Association, and the group of young men who came to Texas with him in the fall of 1825 to explore the grant and survey land for the stockholders" (p. 11). The index begins on page 667.

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687 p. : ill., maps ; 29 cm.

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"Volume II."

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  • 1975

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  • 1823 - September 1826

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McLean, Malcolm Dallas. Papers concerning Robertson's Colony in Texas, Volume 2, book, 1975; Fort Worth, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth130183/: accessed September 26, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; .