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Bird's-Eye View of the Army Occupation, Corpus Christi, Texas, Oct. 1845

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Illustration of a field full of white tents and army personnel next to the Gulf of Mexico with ships on it.

Physical Description

1 art print: lithograph on paper : 24 x 19 in.

Creation Information

Parsons, Charles & Fremont, John C. 1847.

Context

This artwork is part of the collection entitled: Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures and was provided by University of Texas at Arlington Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 514 times , with 18 in the last month . More information about this work can be viewed below.

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University of Texas at Arlington Library

The University of Texas at Arlington Libraries contributes a large collection of maps, photographs, books, and letters to several collections, including German Immigration to Texas, Humanities Texas Grant, and Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures. They also provide select items for the Lorenzo de Zavala Online: Empresario, Statesman and Texas Revolutionary collection.

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Description

Illustration of a field full of white tents and army personnel next to the Gulf of Mexico with ships on it.

Physical Description

1 art print: lithograph on paper : 24 x 19 in.

Source

  • Army Portfolio No. 1

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Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures

The materials in this collection, which include photographs, letters, books, and more, reflect on the rich and storied history of Fort Worth. This project was generously funded by the Amon Carter Foundation and the Adeline and George McQueen Foundation.

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  • 1847

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Added to The Portal to Texas History

  • Nov. 14, 2008, 7:02 p.m.

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  • Oct. 28, 2009, 11:27 a.m.

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Yesterday: 3
Past 30 days: 18
Total Uses: 514

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Parsons, Charles & Fremont, John C. Bird's-Eye View of the Army Occupation, Corpus Christi, Texas, Oct. 1845, artwork, 1847; New York, New York. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth41351/: accessed January 21, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.