Journey through Texas, or, A saddle-trip on the southwestern frontier : with a statistical appendix

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The observations of Frederick Law Olmsted as he journeyed through Texas in the 1850s.

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Olmsted, Frederick Law January 1, 1857.

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  • Olmsted, Frederick Law Olmsted, Frederick Law, 1822-1903. A famous landscape architect, Olmsted designed Central Park in New York, Prospect Park in Brooklyn and many other well known metropolitan parks throughout the U.S.

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  • Main Title: Journey through Texas, or, A saddle-trip on the southwestern frontier : with a statistical appendix
  • Added Title: Saddle-trip on the southwestern frontier.
  • Added Title: Texas journey.

Description

The observations of Frederick Law Olmsted as he journeyed through Texas in the 1850s.

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Rare Book and Texana Collections

These materials include a 1633 map, America Noviter Delineata; H. K. Yoakum's History of Texas, and Exploration of the Red River of Louisiana, in the year 1852 by Randolph B. Marcy.

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  • January 1, 1857

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  • June 15, 2004, 9:10 a.m.

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  • May 10, 2006, 5:15 p.m.

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Olmsted, Frederick Law. Journey through Texas, or, A saddle-trip on the southwestern frontier : with a statistical appendix, book, January 1, 1857; New York. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth2407/: accessed October 18, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; .