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SANTA CRUZ SETTLEMENT

SANTA CRUZ SETTLEMENT. Santa Cruz, an Indian settlement, centered around the San Lorenzo de la Santa Cruz Mission, established for the Lipan Apaches on the upper Nueces River in 1762.

BIBLIOGRAPHY: 

Frederick Webb Hodge, ed., Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico (2 vols., Washington: GPO, 1907, 1910; rpt., New York: Pageant, 1959).

Margery H. Krieger

Citation

The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.

Margery H. Krieger, "SANTA CRUZ SETTLEMENT," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/bps11), accessed September 01, 2014. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.