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    • Alexander Hobbs U.S. Civil War diary 

      Hobbs, Alexander (1862)
      Diary describes the author's volunteer service during the U.S. Civil War, including the Battle of Galveston, a prison stay in Houston, and patrol duty in New Orleans
    • Elizabeth Craw diary 

      Craw, Addilene Elizabeth, 1819- ca. 1909 (1833)
      The personal diary of Elizabeth Craw (1819-ca.1909) records her journey from Ohio to see her soldier fiancé in Texas, and her experiences there. Craw’s fiancé fought and died at the Battle of the Alamo, 1836.
    • Mirabeau B. Lamar travel journal, 1835 

      Lamar, Mirabeau Buonaparte, 1798-1859 (1835)
      On his 1835 trip from Georgia to Texas, Mirabeau Buonaparte Lamar kept a manuscript diary. This journal is written in continuous narrative form, with frequent historical or descriptive passages inserted, covering the months ...