Adopted Land Beloved Land

Author: Christopher G. Pea
Publisher: AuthorHouse
ISBN: 145200059X
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The Peña-Lara Story Christopher G. Peña. 4 Fernando-Javier When Fernando
was honorably discharged from the Navy in January 1946, he returned to Laredo
and his homestead on Zaragoza Street. By then the couple had two children,
Nelda, now three years old, ... Wanting to advance his career and taking
advantage of the 1944 G.I. Bill, Fernando began taking graduate classes in
Texas A & I University in Kingsville, Texas. For almost three years, Fernando
traveled nearly every ...

The Wired Homestead

Author: Turow
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 9780262265447
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The University of Texas, with its over 75,000 students, faculty, and staff,
accounted for much of the city's early connectivity. In this sense, UT was for
Austin and public access what Virginia Tech was for Blacksburg, Virginia, and the
WELL.8 Very early in Austin's high-tech surge, Austin's city government adopted
an entrepreneurial approach to information technology. Public officials
developed a plan to make Austin the "wired" city it has become. The city's plan
called for developing ...

Constitution Of The State Of Texas

Author: Texas
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adopted by the Constitutional Convention convened at Austin, September 6th,
1875 : ratified by the people on the third Tuesday in February, 1876 : declared
adopted by proclamation of the Governor, March 4th, 1876, and effective, April
18th, 1876 Texas, William Milton Harris, United States. Elroy v. McGoffin, 68 Tex.
208, 4 S. W. 547; Smith v. Uzzell, 56 Tex. 315; Reece v. Renfro, 68 Tex. 192, 4
S. W. 545. (119) Contiguous lots in a city were used for homestead purposes by
the family ...

The Xit Ranch Of Texas And The Early Days Of The Llano Estacado

Author: J. Evetts Haley
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press
ISBN: 080615005X
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However, in large measure, it was upon that so-called poverty that her public
school system was built, that her state university was founded, that her generous
homestead policy was adopted, that large ranches secured their holdings, and
that the state capitol was built. The Texas State House was built in ... Further, it is
the story of the pioneer farming settler in the Panhandle-Plains country of Texas,
a story of the struggle of men with the soil. Very little was known of the Panhandle
by ...

Born And Raised

Author: Jerry K. Cline
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 9781453559901
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An American Story of Adoption Jerry K. Cline. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. sourCes. 1.
Lone Star Junction, The On-line Texas History Resource, http:// 2.
Joseph G. McCoy, Cattle Trade of the West and Southwest, Ramsey, Millett and
Hudson, Kansas City, MO (1874). 3. ... Eakin Press, Austin,Texas (1996). 5. The
Free Soil Party, Wikipedia, Soil_ Party 6. The
Homestead Act of 1862, The National Park Service website http://

The Great Plains

Author: Walter Prescott Webb
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 9780803297029
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See also Sign language Simons, A. M., on the agricultural experiment, 343 Six-
shooter, 140; story of, 167-179; invention of, 170-171 ; not used in United States,
171; adopted in Texas, 171-172 ; in Mexican War, 177-179 ; use by Texans, 214,
215 ; psychological effect, 494. See also Revolver Slavery, ... South, expansion
blocked by Great Plains, 183-202; crisis reached, 192 ; opposed homestead law,
193 Spain, Indian policy, 88-94 : colonial system. 89-93 Spaniards, as explorers,

Spanish Texas 1519 1821

Author: Donald E. Chipman
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 0292721803
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For examples of authorizations for individual adoption, see Gammel, Laws of
Texas, 2:693, 1060. ... See also Joseph W. McKnight, “Homestead Law,” in Tyler
et al., NHOT, 3:680–681. 51. ... A description of Les Costes aux Environs de la
Riviere Misisipi... may be found in Robert S. Martin and James C. Martin,
Contours of Discovery: Printer Maps Delineating the Texas and Southwestern
Chapters in the Cartographic History of North America, 1513–1930: A User's
Guide, 38–39. 54.

Louisa Of Woods Crossing

Author: James Kaye
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 1469119978
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Less usual however in this story are two red wolf “watchdogs” adopted into
thefamily as orphaned pups thatin turn adopted Louisa as the “alpha female”of
their pack. Theywere loyal toher, obedient, and ... lives fromoutofthe wilderness.
The siteof theformer John, Elizabeth,and Louisa Woods homesteadis situated on
a longago wagonroad first built in 1828 that forded the Lavaca River in Lavaca
County not far from Moulton, Texas. Some area historians still refer to the old
homestead as ...

The Story Of Agricultural Economics In The United States 1840 1932 Men Services Ideas

Author: Henry Charles Taylor
Publisher: Greenwood Pub Group
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With the adverse economic conditions of the depression following 1929, the idea
of homestead tax exemption as a tax relief measure was again revived. In 1932
Texas and West Virginia both passed such measures. By 1939, 11 additional
states had adopted similar legislation. In summarizing the significance of this
movement, G. J. Isaac stated: Tax preference for homesteads cannot be
considered or evaluated solely in the light of its efficacy in reducing the burden of
property taxes ...

Native American Adoption Captivity And Slavery In Changing Contexts

Author: M. Carocci
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1137010525
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She had wished to write an opera based on a Texan story, to be included in the
Texan centennial celebrations of independence in 1936. The work was not
finished in time, and was first performed at the Texan ... the original story did not
have sufficient dramatic resolution. Hence, Cynthia's daughter Prairie Flower
does not die, but is rescued and reunited with her brother, Quanah Parker, after
an Indian raid on the homestead, in which Cynthia is accidentally shot and killed.
The Indian ...