Recollections of Early Texas

9780292770379: Paperback
Release Date: 1st January 1987

28 b&w illus.

Dimensions: 152 x 229

Number of Pages: 347

Series Personal Narratives of the West, Texas Classics

University of Texas Press

Recollections of Early Texas

Memoirs of John Holland Jenkins

Paperback / £20.99

A firsthand account of pioneer life in east Texas.

Foreword
Preface
Acknowledgments
I. Austin's Little Colony
II. Valuable Additions Arrive
III. Mexican Invasion
IV. Brushy Creek and Plum Creek
V. Comanches, Caddoes, and Cherokees
VI. More Mexican Trouble
VII. The Mier Expedition
VIII. The Texan Santa Fe Expedition
IX. People of Note.
X. Recollections at Random
XI. In All Fairness
XII. Hunting and Social Life
XIII. From the Sublime to the Ridiculous
XIV. In Conclusion
Biographical Notes
Bibliography
Index