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- Plantation Owners
- Antebellum Texas
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this entry.
Christopher Long, “Hopkins, Richard M.,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed September 25, 2021, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/hopkins-richard-m.
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- February 1, 1995
- October 31, 2019