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Notes of a journey through Texas and New Mexico, in the years 1841 and 1842

Falconer, Thomas

Notes of a journey through Texas and New Mexico, in the years 1841 and 1842

by Falconer, Thomas

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Published by s.n. in [London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Texas -- Description and travel,
  • New Mexico -- Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Thomas Falconer.
    SeriesPlains and the Rockies -- no. 106a.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination28 p.
    Number of Pages28
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16307871M
    OCLC/WorldCa20473876

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Notes of a journey through Texas and New Mexico, in the years 1841 and 1842 by Falconer, Thomas Download PDF EPUB FB2

— Notes of a Journey through Texas and New Mexico, in the Years and By Thomas Falconer, Esq., of the Honourable Society of Lincoln's Inn. In the following notes it is proposed to give the outline of a journey through Texas and New Mexico. "Notes of a Journey Through Texas and New Mexico, in the Years and " is an article from Journal of the Royal Geographical Society of London, Volume View more articles from Journal of the Royal Geographical Society of London.

View this article on JSTOR. View this article's JSTOR metadata. Get this from a library. Notes of a journey through Texas and New Mexico, in the years and [Thomas Falconer]. Later that year, Falconer published his account of the expedition as Expedition to Santa Fé: An Account of Its Journey from Texas through Mexico, with Particulars of Its Capture.

In he also published Notes of a Journey through Texas and New Mexico, in the years and in the Journal of the Royal Geographical Society of London.

Take a journey through Texas in the early years of statehood with famed reporter, biodynamic farmer and future landscape architect, Frederick Law Olmsted.

Olmsted traveled on horseback across Texas in the mid's as a reporter for the New York Times just ten years after Texas attained statehood. Texas was big, wild and untamed/5(19).

Letters and notes on the Texan Santa Fe Expedition, With introd. and notes by F.W. Hodge Rio Grande Press Chicago Australian/Harvard Citation.

Falconer, Thomas.Letters and notes on the Texan Santa Fe Expedition, With introd. and notes by F.W. Hodge Rio Grande Press Chicago.

Wikipedia Citation. Jenkins was an early settler who gives an eye witness account to life in the earliest days of Texas. Thomas Falconer, an English explorer who passed through the area in referred to the springs as "Manjack's Springs" in his manuscript, "Notes on a Journey through Texas and New Mexico in the Years and ”.

Before he became America's foremost landscape architect, Frederick Law Olmsted (?) was by turns a surveyor, merchant seaman, farmer, magazine publisher, and traveling newspaper correspondent.

In ?57 he took a saddle trip through Texas to see the country and report on its lands and peoples. His description of the Lone Star State on the eve of the Civil War remains one of the best. Journey to Mexico during the years toVolume 1 Jean Louis Berlandier Texas State Historical Association in cooperation with the Center for Studies in Texas History, University of Texas at Austin, - History - pages.

Janu - Elizabeth Tyler, the president's daughter, marries William Nevison Walker, at the White House in Washington, D.C.

March 5, - In a prelude four years prior to the start of the Mexican War, troops under Mexican leader Rafael Vasquez invade Texas and briefly occupy San Antonio in the first invasion since the Texas Revolution. A Journey Through Texas, Footnotes in Texas History.

A Journey Through Texas, The resulting travel narrative, which Frederick wrote as a series of articles and John edited into the book A Journey through Texas, is a highly enjoyable romp through Texas in the early settlement days before the Civil War.

who told Olmsted that in the. Learn a journey through texas with free interactive flashcards. Choose from 98 different sets of a journey through texas flashcards on Quizlet.

Narrative of a Voyage Round the World, Performed by Her Majesty's Ship Sulpher, during the Years Including Details of the Naval Operations in China, from Dec to Nov. London: Henry Colburn, HBS $3, 4Ibid., New Series, I, Ap 5Simmonds' Colonial Magazine and Foreign Miscellany (London), IV (), No.

6Thomas Falconer, "Notes of a Journey Through Texas and New Mexico, in the Years and " and William Bollaert, "Notes on the Coast Region of the Texan Territory, Taken During a Visit in ," Journal of the Royal Geo. After a difficult march through present-day New Mexico and Texas, conquistador Juan de Oñate and hundreds of settlers finally reached the Rio Grande in April.

They were so grateful to have survived the journey that they held what some believe was the first "thanksgiving" feast in. Chapter Manifest Destiny and Its Legacy. The Accession of "Tyler Too" At the beginning of Henry Harrison's presidency, Daniel Webster (secretary of state) and Henry Clay (leader of Whigs in the Senate) expected to control the Presidency because Harrison was not a very commanding figure.

Only 4 weeks into Harrison's presidency, though, Harrison died. A Journey Through Texas. STUDY. Flashcards. Learn. Write. Spell. Test. PLAY. Match. Gravity. Created by. patricia Terms in this set (11) Alvar Nunez Cabeza de Vaca. author; spanish from florida to sinaloa Mexico in 6 years; earns respect of natives through his knowledge of medicine; journey to gulf of mexico; ; argentina governor.

Donald R. Lavash taught New Mexico junior and senior high school history for 13 years, and at the college level for two years. This book is the outgrowth of his teaching experiences and his feeling of a strong need for a New Mexico history text.

Lavash was also the Southwest Historian for the New Mexico State Records Center and Archives for /5(2). The campaign of was an expression of emotional upsurge known as Manifest Destiny; citizens in the s and s, feeling a sense of mission, believed that God had “manifestly” destined the American people for a hemispheric career.

They would spread their uplifting and ennobling democratic institutions over at least the entire. (See Also) Audubon's western journal, being the ms. record of a trip from New York to Texas, and an overland journey through Mexico and Arizona to the gold-fields of California; with folded map, portrait, and original drawings / Audubon, John W.

The Rio Grande was established as the political boundary between Mexico and Texas (Whisenhut, Donald W., Texas, A Sesquicentennial Celebration, p.

83). The docket call for the September term had called for lawyers from San Antonio and nearby counties to attend.Forty-eight wagons arrive in Sacramento by way of the Oregon Trail, one of the earliest large groups to make this journey.

Seminole Nation v. United States. The Court held officials of the United States were to be held to the "most exacting fiduciary standards" in performing their duties toward American Indians.The s was a decade that ran from January 1,to Decem Throughout the decade, many countries (particularly in Europe) worldwide saw many revolts and uprisings, with the most prominent ones happening in Aside from uprisings, the United States began to see a shifting population that migrated to the West Coast, as the California Gold Rush ensued in the latter half of the Centuries: 18th century, 19th century, 20th century.