The French Legation in Texas


A resource for teachers, this is the story of the man who built the French Legation in Austin, Alphonse Dubois de Saligny, chargé to King Louis Philippe of France. The perceptive and detailed observations and impressions from Dubois de Saligny give a unique portrait of Texas and Texians in the 1840s.
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http://tshaonline.org/publications/books/517

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Books, Guides, or Other Materials
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Texas State Historical Association
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