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The Resource Letters from three members of Terry's Texas Rangers, 1861 to 1865, by Pauline Scott Goldmann (Austin, Texas)

Letters from three members of Terry's Texas Rangers, 1861 to 1865, by Pauline Scott Goldmann (Austin, Texas)

Label
Letters from three members of Terry's Texas Rangers, 1861 to 1865
Title
Letters from three members of Terry's Texas Rangers, 1861 to 1865
Statement of responsibility
by Pauline Scott Goldmann (Austin, Texas)
Title variation
Letters from 3 members of Terry's Texas Rangers
Creator
Contributor
Author
Degree granting institution
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1861, Fort Bend planter Benjamin Franklin Terry raised a cavalry regiment to go fight in the Civil War. This was the 8th Texas Cavalry, better known as Terry's Texas Rangers. Three of the regiments privates were from Hill's Prairie, near Bastrop: the brothers John and Robert Hill, and their cousin Dionysius Oliver. These are their letters.--
Has edition
Assigning source
Adapted from publication description
Cataloging source
IXA
Degree
M.A.
Dewey number
976.405
Dissertation year
1930.
Granting institution
University of Texas
Illustrations
portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • theses
Label
Letters from three members of Terry's Texas Rangers, 1861 to 1865, by Pauline Scott Goldmann (Austin, Texas)
Instantiates
Production
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (leaf 210)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Muster Roll of Company D of Terry's Texas Rangers
  • Appendix.
  • The Hill letters
  • A tribute to the Hills
  • The first members of the Hill family in America
  • The move to Texas and the founding of Hill's Prairie
  • Mary Scott Hill, the preserver of these letters
  • Dr. Robert Edward Hill
  • John Walker Foster Hill
  • Dionysius Oliver, often referred to in the letters as "Cap"
  • David Crockett Hill, colored
  • A resume of the history of Terry's Texas Rangers
Control code
ocm27235272
Extent
vi, 210 leaves, 10 unnumbered leaves
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
4 portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)27235272
  • (Sirsi) a2018330
Label
Letters from three members of Terry's Texas Rangers, 1861 to 1865, by Pauline Scott Goldmann (Austin, Texas)
Production
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (leaf 210)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Muster Roll of Company D of Terry's Texas Rangers
  • Appendix.
  • The Hill letters
  • A tribute to the Hills
  • The first members of the Hill family in America
  • The move to Texas and the founding of Hill's Prairie
  • Mary Scott Hill, the preserver of these letters
  • Dr. Robert Edward Hill
  • John Walker Foster Hill
  • Dionysius Oliver, often referred to in the letters as "Cap"
  • David Crockett Hill, colored
  • A resume of the history of Terry's Texas Rangers
Control code
ocm27235272
Extent
vi, 210 leaves, 10 unnumbered leaves
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
4 portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)27235272
  • (Sirsi) a2018330

Library Locations

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