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- Activism and Social Reform
- Civic Leaders
- Women's Clubs
- Republic of Texas
- Antebellum Texas
- Late Nineteenth-Century Texas
- Upper Gulf Coast
- East Texas
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Seymour V. Connor, “Briscoe, Mary Jane Harris,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed September 24, 2021, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/briscoe-mary-jane-harris.
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