Explorers of Texas

One of 7 pamphlets in the series: An Empire on Parade available on this site.

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Historical leaflet issued during Texas Centennial containing information regarding the first explorers of Texas. Some of the explorers mentioned include Alonzo Alvarez de Pineda, Cabeza de Vaca, Francisco Vazquez de Coronado, Fernando de Soto, and Rene Robert Cavalier, Sieur de La Salle.

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1 p. : ill.

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Creator: Unknown. 1936.

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  • Main Title: Explorers of Texas
  • Series Title: An Empire on Parade
  • Added Title: An Empire on Parade, Number 4

Description

Historical leaflet issued during Texas Centennial containing information regarding the first explorers of Texas. Some of the explorers mentioned include Alonzo Alvarez de Pineda, Cabeza de Vaca, Francisco Vazquez de Coronado, Fernando de Soto, and Rene Robert Cavalier, Sieur de La Salle.

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1 p. : ill.

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"No. 4 of a series of historical leaflets issued by the Department of Publicity for Texas Centennial Celebrations, Dallas, Texas."

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Star of the Republic Museum Objects

The Star of the Republic Museum Objects Collection is presented by the Star of the Republic Museum and is comprised of thousands of museum artifacts. The museum, which is located in Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site, has an impressive variety of items that include furniture, clothing, buttons, farm implements, china, trade tokens, arrowheads, cooking utensils, and looms.

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  • 1936

Start & End Dates

  • 1519 - 1936

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  • Jan. 18, 2008, 2:59 p.m.

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  • June 25, 2012, 7:14 p.m.

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Explorers of Texas, pamphlet, 1936; Dallas, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth32440/: accessed August 27, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Star of the Republic Museum.