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FRIEND, LLERENA BEAUFORT

... County Historical Commission, and the Rolling Plains Civil War Roundtable. She served as National Chairman of Academic Standards for six ...

TSHA Handbook Online Article - jbrown - 06/12/2010 - 18:20 - 0 attachments

MOLLHAUSEN, HEINRICH BALDUIN

... his diary. His father was a Prussian military officer and civil engineer, and his mother was the Baronesse von Falkenstein. Three trips ... Grand Canyon." Möllhausen received from the secretary of war the appointment of "artist and collector in natural history." The ...

TSHA Handbook Online Article - jbrown - 06/15/2010 - 19:39 - 0 attachments

CADDO INDIANS

... sponsoring important ceremonies, leading councils for war expeditions, and conducting the calumet (or peace pipe) ceremony with ... of Indian affairs in Texas. During the Civil War most of the Caddo groups abandoned the Indian Territory and resettled in ...

TSHA Handbook Online Article - jbrown - 06/12/2010 - 16:52 - 0 attachments

SOCIEDADES MUTUALISTAS

... and shorter hours. Still other mutualistas focused on civil rights. La Gran Liga Mexicanista de Beneficencia y Protección, founded ... a new generation of leaders matured after World War I . Some had participated in mutualistas , others not, but most by 1930 ...

TSHA Handbook Online Article - jbrown - 06/15/2010 - 21:30 - 0 attachments

PELLEGRINI, SNIDER DE

... "Benjamin Théron and French Designs in Texas during the Civil War," Southwestern Historical Quarterly 68 (April 1965). Adele B. Looscan, ...

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ARCINIEGA, JOSE MIGUEL DE

... exonerated, as in December he was appointed captain of the civil militia. By April of 1827 he and Ángel Navarro were elected ... to protect anyone who had not opposed the Texans in the war. Arciniega married Alejandra Losoya, and they had five children. After ...

TSHA Handbook Online Article - jbrown - 06/09/2010 - 17:14 - 0 attachments

DUVAL COUNTY

... W. Meek, Sr., who had come to Duval County after the Civil War and helped make it the sheep ranching capital of Texas. The county at ...

TSHA Handbook Online Article - jbrown - 06/12/2010 - 17:38 - 0 attachments

WHITE, JOHN COYLE

... the severe 1950s Texas drought. He also supported the civil rights movement of the 1960s and supported repealing the poll tax in ... White led a task force that negotiated the "chicken war" with the European community in 1963. In 1964 he was selected by ...

TSHA Handbook Online Article - Anonymous - 12/02/2013 - 15:57 - 0 attachments

HENDERSON, FRANCES COX

... were now the education of her daughters and the threat of civil war. Her sympathies were divided, for Philadelphia was the place of her birth, ...

TSHA Handbook Online Article - jbrown - 06/15/2010 - 18:04 - 0 attachments

BURKE, ANDREW JACKSON

... who cared for the sick and wounded soldiers during the Civil War. The Burkes had thirteen children, but only six survived to adulthood. The ...

TSHA Handbook Online Article - jbrown - 06/12/2010 - 10:39 - 0 attachments