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Recollections of early Texas

John Holland Jenkins

Recollections of early Texas

the memoirs of John Holland Jenkins

by John Holland Jenkins

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  • 13 Currently reading

Published by University of Texas Press in Austin .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Frontier and pioneer life -- Texas,
  • Texas -- History -- Republic, 1836-1846.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by John Holmes Jenkins III ; foreword by J. Frank Dobie.
    ContributionsJenkins, John Holmes.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF390 J4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxvi, 307 p., [9] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages307
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19411674M

    The Evolution of a State, or, Recollections of Old Texas Days (Texas Classics Book 5) (English Edition) eBook: Smithwick, Noah, Shawl, Charles: : Tienda KindleReviews:   The Hardcover of the Recollections of Early Texas: Memoirs of John Holland Jenkins by John Holmes Jenkins at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events HelpAuthor: John Holmes Jenkins.

      Buy a cheap copy of Recollections of Early Texas: Memoirs of book by John Holmes Jenkins III. John Holland Jenkins was thirteen and a half years old when the Alamo fell in and he became a soldier of the Texas Republic under General Sam Houston.. Free shipping over $/5(1).   Evolution of a state, or, Recollections of old Texas days by Smithwick, Noah, Publication date Topics Frontier and pioneer life -- Texas, Texas -- Description and travel Publisher Austin, Tex.: Gammel Book Company, c Collection houstonlibrary; americana Digitizing sponsor LYRASIS Members and Sloan Foundation Contributor.

    ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations ; 22 cm. Contents: Austin's little colony --Valuable additions arrive --Mexican invasion --Brushy Creek and Plum Creek --Comanches, Caddoes, and Cherokees --More Mexican trouble --The Mier Expedition --The Texan Santa Fe Expedition --People of note --Recollections at random --In all fairness --Hunting. Recollections of Early Texas book. Start by marking Recollections of Early Texas: Memoirs of John Holland Jenkins as Want to Read: Want to Read savin. ant to Read. light up for whoever will read the earliest days of early English-speaking Texas. -J. Frank Dobie, from the foreword. Personal Narratives of .


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For a single book to get the feel of early Texas, this is very good. It is largely reminisces, but that is offset by the grandson's excellent editing notes that point out errors or give further details.

There is some "man, we were good" attitude, but I believe that is understandable/5(8). Recollections of Early Texas book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. A firsthand account of pioneer life in east Texas/5(1). Recollections of Early Texas: The Memoirs of John Holland Jenkins Anson Jones, John Holland Jenkins Snippet view - John Holland Jenkins Snippet view - Reviews: 1.

Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Recollections of early Texas by John Holland Jenkins - historical marker info, FebruUniversity of Texas Press edition, Hardcover in EnglishCited by: 5.

[But] it was not untilwhen he was past sixty years old, that he began writing down the reminiscences that, as now put into book form, light up for whoever will read [them] the earliest days of early English-speaking Texas.". Recollections of early Texas. [John Holland Jenkins; John Holmes Jenkins] Home.

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We cannot accept orders for books or journals at this time. Readers may order directly from many independent bookstores via, and bookstore websites, as well as through major online retailers. Recollections of early Texas by John Holland Jenkins - historical marker info; 3 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Pioneers, Frontier and pioneer life, Biography, History; Places: Texas; People: John Holland Jenkins (); Times: Republic, First published in part by the Dallas Morning News, Smithwick's recollections gained such popularity that they were published in book form, as The Evolution of a State, in This new edition of a Texas classic makes widely available for the first time in many years this "best of all books dealing with life in early Texas.".

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RECOLLECTIONS OF EARLY TEXAS by John Holland Jenkins | Kirkus Reviews As edited by his grandson, John Holmes Jenkins, III, this first hand account of early days in the Lone Star state, the Republic of Texas, is a record of the incredible dangers and hardships suffered by the settlers in the late 's and early 's.

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Frank Dobie [Foreword]. University of Texas Press, Paperback. Very Good. Very good paperback copy, from a personal collection NOT ex-library. With foreword by J. Frank Dobie. The Evolution of a State, or, Recollections of Old Texas Days Texas Classics: : Smithwick, Noah, Shawl, Charles: BooksReviews: The resulting book, Recollections of Early Texas, was published by the University of Texas Press inon the day Jenkins graduated from high school, and has gone through several printings.

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Free shipping for many products!Jenkins published his first book Recollections of Early Texas History the year he graduated from high school. He went on to become a well-known dealer in antiquarian books and documents, primarily of Texas history.

Unlike many booksellers, he read much of what he bought and sold, resulting in his ten-volume Papers of the Texas Revolution.