Bourland Family File, Sherman Municipal Library, Sherman, Texas. Richard B. McCaslin, Tainted Breeze: The Great Hanging at Gainesville, Texas (Ph.D. dissertation, University of Texas at Austin, 1988). William S. Speer and John H. Brown, eds., Encyclopedia of the New West (Marshall, Texas: United States Biographical Publishing, 1881; rpt., Easley, South Carolina: Southern Historical Press, 1978). Rex Wallace Strickland, "History of Fannin County, Texas, 1836–1843," Southwestern Historical Quarterly 33, 34 (April, July 1930).
- First Legislature (1846)
- Second Legislature (1847-1848)
- Confederate Military
- Regimental and Staff Officers
- Plantation Owners
- Surveyors and Cartographers
- Republic of Texas
- Antebellum Texas
- Civil War
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this entry.
Richard B. McCaslin, “Bourland, James G.,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed September 22, 2021, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/bourland-james-g.
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