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Mirabeau B. Lamar travel journal, 1835
(Rice University, 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 ...
Diario de Ignacio Manuel Altamirano: octubre-diciembre de 1889 y enero-abril de 1890
(Instituto de Investigaciones Jose Maria Luis Mora, 1889)
Altamirano was a professor, novelist, historian, literary critic, and diplomat. The diaries were written during his posting as Consul General to the Mexican consulate in Barcelona, Spain. His diplomatic duties are mentioned ...
Elizabeth Craw diary
(Rice University, 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.
U.S.S. Adams logbook
(Rice University, 1879)
(Rice University, 1850)
Limpia—Wild Rose Pass
(Rice University, 1857)
América y sus mujeres
(Instituto de Investigaciones Jose Maria Luis Mora, 1890)
Serrano de Wilson (1834?-1922) was a Spanish writer who produced historical and sociological works, as well as novels, literary translations, and guides to conduct for young women. In this, her most ambitious work, Serrano ...