Papers Concerning Robertson's Colony in Texas, Volume XIV

Papers Concerning Robertson's Colony in Texas, Volume XIV

By: Malcolm D. McLean

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Volume XIV - March 18 Through July 22, 1836. The Battle of San Jacinto and the Fall of Fort Parker. - of the papers concerning Robertson's Colony in Texas, an 18-volume set which provides historical context and an overview of events as well as transcriptions of land grant maps and other documentation related to the colony. Robertson's Colony was an empresario colonization effort during the Mexican Texas period. It is named after Sterling C. Robertson, but had previously been known by other names. It has also been referred to as the Nashville Colony, after the Tennessee city where the effort originated, the Texas Association, the Upper Colony, and Leftwich's Grant, named after early colonizer Robert Leftwich. The eventual contract spread over an area that includes all or part of thirty present-day counties in Texas: Bastrop, Bell, Bosque, Brazos, Brown, Burleson, Burnet, Callahan, Comanche, Coryell, Eastland, Erath, Falls, Hamilton, Hill, Hood, Jack, Johnson, Lampasas, Lee, Limestone, McLennan, Milam, Mills, Palo Pinto, Parker, Robertson, Somervell, Stephens, Williamson. 620 pages.

Title: Papers Concerning Robertson's Colony in Texas, Volume XIV

Author Name: Malcolm D. McLean

Categories: Texas County History, Texas History, Texas Researach, Texas,

ISBN Number: 0932408141

ISBN Number 13: 9780932408143

Binding: Library

Book Condition: New, Signed

Type: Hardcover

lbs: 6.00 lbs

Seller ID: mctx1017

Keywords: Texas, Robertson's Colony, Texas history, Texas research, Bastrop, Bell, Bosque, Brazos, Brown, Burleson, Burnet, Callahan, Comanche, Coryell, Eastland, Erath, Falls, Hamilton, Hill, Hood, Jack, Johnson, Lampasas, Lee, Limestone, McLennan, Milam, Mills, Palo Pinto, Parker, Robertson, Somervell, Stephens, Williamson /,