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Autobiography of an English soldier in the United States army
(Rice University, 1853)
Recollections of a Virginian in the Mexican, Indian, and civil wars
(Rice University, 1894)
Messages of the President of the United States
(Rice University, 1848)
Message from the President of the United States
(Rice University, 1846)
The U.S. Serial set is a specially bound, consecutively numbered version of all House and Senate reports and documents. Many, but not all, of the government documents in the Americas archive come originally from the U.S. ...
From El Paso to New Orleans [Excerpt from: From Mexico to Chicago and New York: guide for the traveler, which described the principal cities and railroads
(Instituto de Investigaciones Jose Maria Luis Mora, 1892)
Cardona’s guide is intended as a practical companion for traveling by railroad. Along with descriptive passages covering historic landmarks in both the US and Mexico, detailed information is provided regarding the individual ...
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 ...