Difficulties of a Mexican revenue officer in Texas

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This book discusses the action by the Mexican government to send a revenue officer and small contingent of soldiers into Texas during 1835 to collect taxes from the citizens and the resistance they faced. Includes some letters and notes from the author about later excerpts from newspapers.

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16 p. ; 24 cm.

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Barker, Eugene C. January 1901.

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Description

This book discusses the action by the Mexican government to send a revenue officer and small contingent of soldiers into Texas during 1835 to collect taxes from the citizens and the resistance they faced. Includes some letters and notes from the author about later excerpts from newspapers.

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16 p. ; 24 cm.

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"Reprint from The Quarterly of the Texas State Historical Association, January, 1901."

Cover inscribed: "With the compliments of Eugene C. Barker."

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  • January 1901

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  • January 1, 1835 - January 18, 1937

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  • June 3, 2008, 4:40 a.m.

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  • Nov. 21, 2011, 7:08 p.m.

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Barker, Eugene C. Difficulties of a Mexican revenue officer in Texas, book, January 1901; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth38121/: accessed April 29, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Austin History Center, Austin Public Library.