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The Texan Santa Fe Trail by H. Bailey Carroll

The Texan Santa Fe Trail

by H. Bailey Carroll

Publication: Panhandle-Plains Historical Society, 1951, Canyon

First edition. 8vo. Tan cloth, titles stamped in brown on the spine, color maps on front and rear endpapers, [12], 201 pp., preface, frontispiece [Brazos Badlands], illustrated, portraits, maps, footnotes, appendices, bibliography, index. In 1841, a group of Texans departed from Austin to Santa Fe. This is the factual, day-by-day account of the group that made the attempt. Includes the journal of the Santa Fe Expedition by Peter Gallagher in the appendix. Streeter Texas 1412 (note) says "The definitive account of the expedition." Fine in original slipcase complete with titles on a paper label on the spine and Bugbee illustration on a paper label on the front.

Inventory Number: 41546