Ernst Hermann Altgelt: Founder of Comfort, Texas

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Book about Ernst Hermann Altgelt, the founder of Comfort, Texas. It includes information about Altgelt and his family, and information about the establishment of the city.

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31 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 28 cm.

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Stewart, Anne & Stewart, Mike 2010.

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Anne and Mike Stewart Collection

Anne and Mike Stewart present their personal collection of written works about the Texas German freethinkers, the history of Comfort, Texas and the Nueces Battle and Massacre of August 10, 1862.

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Book about Ernst Hermann Altgelt, the founder of Comfort, Texas. It includes information about Altgelt and his family, and information about the establishment of the city.

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31 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 28 cm.

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Texas Cultures Online

Texas Cultures Online features local history materials from eighteen institutions depicting the diverse cultures of Texas during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary, Burnet County Historical Commission, Anne & Mike Stewart Collection, Danish Heritage Preservation Society, Gillespie County Historical Society, Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library, Institute of Texan Cultures, Mexic-Arte Museum, Museum of the Big Bend, Museum of the Gulf Coast, Nesbitt Memorial Library, Panola College, Price Johnson Family Collection, San Antonio Public Library, Tarleton State University, University of Texas at San Antonio, and the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. Funding for this collection was provided by the Amon Carter Foundation.

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Stewart, Anne & Stewart, Mike. Ernst Hermann Altgelt: Founder of Comfort, Texas, book, 2010; Comfort, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth151370/: accessed December 3, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Anne and Mike Stewart Collection.