- JOIN | SUPPORT TSHA
The News from Brownsville: Helen Chapman’s Letters from the Texas Military Frontier, 1848-1852
|Hardback||Out of Print|
|Limited Edition||Out of Print|
Helen Chapman and her husband William, the first quartermaster at Fort Brown, were founding citizens of Brownsville, Texas. In her letters from the South Texas frontier, she commented on social conditions along the Rio Grande, expressing forthright opinions on a wide range of topics.
Barker Texas History Center Series : Number 2