ERIC Number: ED054886
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
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The Mexican Texans.
Texas Univ., San Antonio. Inst. of Texan Cultures.
Being a collection of biographical sketches of men who reside in what is now called Texas, this pamphlet portrays over 40 creoles and mestizos of the 18th and 19th centuries who were varying combinations of priest, teacher, rancher, city father, political activist, revolunionary, counterrevolunionary, politician, adventurer, military leader, civil servant, statesman, scholar, author, merchant, etc., and also portrays 7 contemporary Mexican Americans (2 artists and 1 each of scholar-author, Federal Judge, educator, Federal Congressman, and director of a center for Mexican American studies). Along with the biographies in the pamphlet, 4 passages add historical perspective on the Mexican Texans. There are 45 illustrations. (BO)
The University of Texas, Institute of Texan Cultures at San Antonio, P.O. Box 1226, San Antonio, Texas 78294 ($1.25 plus postage)
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Authoring Institution: Texas Univ., San Antonio. Inst. of Texan Cultures.