Arhau


By: Margery H. Krieger

Type: General Entry

Published: 1952

Updated: June 1, 1995


The term Arhau denoted an Indian group or village, possibly Karankawan, described by Henri Joutel as being between Matagorda Bay and the Colorado River in 1687.

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

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

Margery H. Krieger, “Arhau,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed May 24, 2022, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/arhau.

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

1952
June 1, 1995