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- First Congress (1836-1837)
- Mexican Texas
- Texas Revolution
- Republic of Texas
- Upper Gulf Coast
- East Texas
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this entry.
Amelia W. Williams, “Allen, John Kirby,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed October 26, 2021, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/allen-john-kirby.
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