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- African Americans
- Upper Gulf Coast
- East Texas
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Andrew F. Muir, “Harrisburg, TX (Harris County),” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed October 27, 2021, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/harrisburg-tx-harris-county.
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