TEKS Expectation 4.4A

4.4A Describe the impact of the Civil War and Reconstruction on Texas.
Belongs to Statement 4.4: The student understands the political, economic, and social changes in Texas during the last half of the 19th century.

Teacher & Community Submitted Resources

"Speech of Hon. David S. Kaufman, of Texas, on the Slavery Question"
1861: Opening Act The Fight Begins
1863-The Tide Turns
1864-No Way Out
A Guide to the Hood’s Brigade, 5th Texas Regiment, Company I Muster Roll, 1862-1864
A History of Smith County, Texas
A History of Trinity County Texas, 1827 to 1928
A Memorial and Biographical History of Navarro, Henderson, Anderson, Limestone, Freestone and Leon Counties, Texas
A New History of Texas for Schools -1895
A Pictorial History of Texas, from the Earliest Visits of European Adventurers, to A.D. 1879
A Soldiers Letters to Charming Nellie
A Southern Community in Crisis: Harrison County, Texas, 1850-1880
A Southern World View
A Southern World View: The Old South and Proslavery Ideology
A Texas Scrap-Book: Made Up of the History, Biography, and Miscellany of Texas and Its People
A Thumb-nail History of the City of Houston, Texas, from Its Founding in 1836 to the Year 1912
A Wild and Vivid Land: An Illustrated History of the South Texas Border
A Witness to Westward Expansion
African Americans
Albert Sidney Johnson
Alexander Hobbs U.S. Civil War Diary
An Ordinance, Declaring the Ordinance of Secession Null and Void March 15, 1866
Andrew J. Hamilton
Arnie Armadillo and the Texas Heroes - Samuel 'Sam' Houston
Association of Southern Women for the Prevention of Lynching
Austin Beginnings
Austin Streets
Battle on the Bay: The Civil War Struggle for Galveston
Bet You Didn't Know: Texas
Bill of sale for three slaves to William Murrell, September 20, 1849
Bill of Sale to Alexander Simon from Cummings for a 13 year old slave named Alexander
Black Leaders: Texans for Their Times
Black Reconstruction in the South: The Freedpeople
Broadside Directing Confiscation of Texas Archives, July 22, 1865
Buffalo Soldiers
Capitol Building Dedication Ceremony
Celtaire String Band - Living History through Music & the Military
Civil War
Civil War and Reconstruction
Civil War and Revolution on the Rio Grande Frontier: A Narrative and Photographic History
Civil War Battle Flags
Civil War Texas
Composite Photograph of 1875 Constitutional Convention
Constitution of 1861
Constitutional Crisis and Impeachment of a President
Cotton Picking Scene of Paris, Texas
Documents of Texas History
Donated Maps Help Save Texas History and Illustrate Early American Independence
Early African-American Senators
Edmund Jackson Davis
El Mesquite
Elisha Marshall Pease
Encyclopedia of Western Gunfighters
Fear, Force, and Leather: The Texas Prison System
Flags of the Republic
Forever Free: Nineteenth Century African-American Legislators and Constitutional Convention Delegates of Texas
Fort Concho
Fort Worth: A Texas Original!
Free Blacks
From San Antonio to the Panhandle: Texas Pioneer Women
Galveston: A History and a Guide
Guide for Lesson Plans: Excerpts from Curriculum Guide for Texas History
Handbook of African American Texas
Handbook of Texas Online
Historical Map Collection
I Would Rather Sleep In Texas: A History of the Lower Rio Grande Valley and the People of the Santa Anita Land Grant
Indemnity and Slavery: Resolutions of the Legislature of Texas
Introduction to the Tavern Stage of Texas Gunfights
Introduction to the Tavern Stage of Texas Gunfights
James W. Terrill in His Civil War Uniform
James Webb Throckmorton
Journey through Texas, or, A Saddle-trip on the Southwestern Frontier: with a statistical appendix
Lady Bird Johnson
Lady Bird Johnson
Legends of Texas
Lesson Ideas for A Destined Conflict Lesson Plan
Letters, Relating to the History of Annexation
Lone Star Blue and Gray: Essays on Texas in the Civil War
Lone Star Leadership Academy
Lone Star Legacy: Poetry, Prose, and History, The African-American Experience in Texas
Lost Victorian Austin
Massacre on the Nueces River; story of a Civil War tragedy.
Mexican Americans In Texas History: Selected Essays
Mexican Texans in the Civil War
Mind Missions - 4th grade workbook
More Famous Gunfights and Locations
New Texas History Movies
Notable Earthquakes in Texas
Pendleton Murrah
Ranching in Texas
Rediscovering America-Buffalo Soldiers
Reminiscences of Reconstruction in Texas ; and, Reminiscences of Texas and Texans fifty years ago
Richard Coke
Sacred Memories: The Civil War Monument Movement in Texas
Secession! Texas Makes Its Choice
Sibley in Texas
Sibley's Brigade
Slave Narratives Audio Records
Slavery, Urban
Southern Society-Slavery
Southern Society: Slavery, King Cotton, and Antebellum
Stagecoaching in Texas
Tejanos and the Civil War
Telling Our Stories: Grayson County Reminiscences: the First 150 years, 1846-1996
Texans at Antietam
Texas Digital Newspaper Program
Texas Digital Newspaper Program
Texas Forts
Texas History Coloring Book
Texas History Mini-Qs from The DBQ Project
Texas History Snippets Interactive Map: Roads and Places of the Texas Revolution
Texas in the Civil War: Stories of Sacrifice, Valor and Hope
Texas Originals: Albert Horton Foote Jr.
Texas Originals: Amon G. Carter
Texas Originals: Charles Goodnight
Texas Originals: Dominique and John De Menil
Texas Originals: Edna Ferber
Texas Originals: Ima Hogg
Texas Originals: John Biggers
Texas Originals: Jovita González
Texas Originals: Minnie Fisher Cunningham
Texas Originals: Norris Wright Cuney
Texas Originals: Oveta Culp Hobby
Texas Originals: Sam Houston
Texas Originals: Susanna Dickinson
Texas Pioneer Women: Enterprising Women in the West
Texas Pioneer Women: Legacies
Texas Pioneer Women: Mexican Era
Texas Pioneer Women: Q&A
Texas Pioneer Women: Spanish Era
Texas Pioneer Women: Statehood Era
Texas Slavery Project
Texas State Gazette. (Austin, Tex.), Vol. 6, No. 49, Ed. 1, Wednesday, July 18, 1855
Texas Talk with State Historian of Texas Bill O'Neal: Gunslingers in Texas
Texas Talks with Dr. Gregg Cantrell Stephen F. Austin: Empresario of Texas: Full Texas Talk
Texas Talks with the State Historian of Texas Bill O'Neal: Conclusion
Texas Talks with the State Historian of Texas Bill O'Neal: Question and Answers
Texas Talks: Dr. Randolph Cambell, Texas Confederate Pensions, The life of Guy Shaw, Part 2
Texas Talks: Dr. Randolph Cambell, Texas Confederate Pensons, Introduction to the Shaws, Part 1
Texas Talks: Dr. Randolph Campbell on Texas Confederate Pensions, Part 4
Texas Talks: Dr. Randolph Campbell, Texas Confederate Pensions, Full Talk
Texas Talks: Dr. Randolph Campbell, Texas Confederate Pensions, Intro, Part 1
Texas Talks: Randolph Campbell, Texas Confederate Pensions, Dora Shaw's Pension Application, Part 3
Texas Talks: The Changing Faces of Fort McKavett
Texas Talks: The Changing Faces of Fort McKavett, Officers Quarters, Part 4
Texas Talks: The Changing Faces of Fort McKavett, Post Headquarters, Part 5
Texas Talks: The Changing Faces of Fort McKavett, The Barracks, Part 2
Texas Talks: The Changing Faces of Fort McKavett, The History of the Fort, Part 1
Texas Talks: The Changing Faces of Fort McKavett, The Support Facilities, Part 3
Texas Troubles
Texas: Its Geography, Natural History and Topography
The American Conflict: a History of the Great Rebellion in the United States of America, 1860-64
The Cartwrights of San Augustine: Three Generations of Agricultural Entrepreneurs in Nineteenth-Century Texas
The Civil War on the Texas Home Front
The Civil War Through Contemporary Accounts: The Diary of Alexander Hobbs
The Encyclopedia of Texas, Volume 1
The End of the Ordeal
The Evolution of Firearm Combat from Horseback
The Fiery Trial
The History of Greater Dallas and Vicinity, Vol. 1
The Houston Story
The Life, Travels, and Opinions of Benjamin Lundy
The Samuel May Williams Home: The Life and Neighborhood of an Early Galveston Entrepreneur
The Sibley Expedition
The Story of Corpus Christi
The Story of Texas Edcator Guide: Second Floor - Building the Lone Star Identity
Treasurer’s Warrant As Pay For Texas Rangers Signed By Gov. Sam Houston, 1861
Two Great Southerners: Jefferson Davis and Robert E. Lee
Under the Rebel Flag-1860 (Big Trouble)
Under the Rebel Flag-Dissent (Those Who Disagreed)
Under the Rebel Flag-Life in Texas During the Civil War-before the war
Under the Rebel Flag: Life in Texas During the Civil War
Unidentified Civil War veterans
Union Plans for Texas
Wartime Reconstruction: Imagining the Aftermath
William E.P. Sawyer and Civil War Veterans
William Pitt Ballinger: Texas Lawyer, Southern Statesman, 1825-1888
Women and the Rangers: Mothers, Wives & Daughters - Part 1
Women In Early Texas

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