Life of General Houston, 1793-1863


Biography of Sam Houston.

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Bruce, Henry 1891.


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Biography of Sam Houston.


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This extensive online collection of books and maps includes a 1633 map, *America Noviter Delineata*; H. K. Yoakum's *History of Texas: from its First Settlement in 1685 to its Annexation in 1846*, Vols. 1 & 2; and *Exploration of the Red River of Louisiana, in the year 1852* by Randolph B. Marcy.

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  • 1891

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  • 1793 - 1863

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  • June 15, 2004, 9:26 a.m.

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  • Feb. 13, 2013, 7:17 p.m.

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Bruce, Henry. Life of General Houston, 1793-1863, book, 1891; New York. ( accessed February 21, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History,; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.