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Account of an 1812-1813 expedition from Louisiana through Texas...



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August 28, 1819

THE WEEKLY REGISTER (Supplement), Baltimore, Aug. 28, 1819 

Page 42 begins: "Province of Texas", which includes a "brief history of an expedition in 1812 and 1813, from Louisiana into the Texas" and "The expedition carried on against the government of Spain in the Provine of Texas, which commenced in 1812, by a body of Americans, sided by malcontents in the country, is now at an end.  Meeting with partial success on their first entrance into the province, the hopes of the Americans were greatly inflated.", with much more taking nearly 3 1/2 pages. See images for details.
Other news from throughout the United States is found throughout.
Complete in 192 pages and in good condition. 
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Category: Pre-Civil War