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Trailing the herds to Kansas - San Antonio Express-News (subscription)

TSHA - July 21, 2017 - 6:37pm

San Antonio Express-News (subscription)

Trailing the herds to Kansas
San Antonio Express-News (subscription)
The first successful cattle drive, which started in San Antonio, reached the railhead in Abilene, Kansas, in 1867. For a complete list of Chisholm Trail anniversary events, visit chisholmtrail150.org/events. According to the Texas State Historical ...

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Trailing the herds to Kansas - San Antonio Express-News (subscription)

Handbook of Texas - July 21, 2017 - 6:37pm

San Antonio Express-News (subscription)

Trailing the herds to Kansas
San Antonio Express-News (subscription)
“The earliest known references to the Chisholm Trail in print,” reads TSHA's “Handbook of Texas,” “were in the Kansas Daily Commonwealth of May 27 and October 11, 1870. On April 28, 1874, the Denison, Texas, Daily News mentioned cattle going up 'the ...

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SA's 'Über Ranger' was America's first great Indian fighter - San Antonio Express-News (subscription)

TSHA - July 19, 2017 - 8:27pm

SA's 'Über Ranger' was America's first great Indian fighter
San Antonio Express-News (subscription)
They existed even before Hays arrived to fight in the 1836 revolution, in time to bury the victims of the Goliad massacre, according to the Texas State Historical Association's Handbook of Texas Online. Stephen F. Austin, who led a group of 300 ...

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SA's 'Über Ranger' was America's first great Indian fighter - San Antonio Express-News (subscription)

Handbook of Texas - July 19, 2017 - 8:27pm

SA's 'Über Ranger' was America's first great Indian fighter
San Antonio Express-News (subscription)
They existed even before Hays arrived to fight in the 1836 revolution, in time to bury the victims of the Goliad massacre, according to the Texas State Historical Association's Handbook of Texas Online. Stephen F. Austin, who led a group of 300 ...

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