Guide to Texas emigrants


A promotional guide enticing settlers to come to Texas.

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vi, 192 p. fold. map, plate. 19 cm.

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Woodman, David, Jr. 1835.


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A promotional guide enticing settlers to come to Texas.

Physical Description

vi, 192 p. fold. map, plate. 19 cm.


"Introductory remarks to the pamphlet ... published by the Galveston Bay and Texas Land Company, in January, 1831": p. [13]-75.


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Rare Book and Texana Collections

The Rare Books and Texana Collections at the University of North Texas Libraries contribute many important materials to the Portal. In this extensive online collection of books and maps you can find 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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  • 1835

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Woodman, David, Jr. Guide to Texas emigrants, book, 1835; Boston. ( accessed December 4, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History,; crediting Dallas Public Library.