Rendezvous at the Alamo: Highlights in the Lives of Bowie, Crockett, and Travis

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See account by J. S. Moore in the Galveston Daily News for Sept. 8, 1875. Referred to by Amelia Williams in her "A Critical Study of the Siege of the Alamo and of the Personnel of Its Defenders," Southwestern Historical Quarterly, XXXVIII, No. 2, Oct. 1933, Chap. III, p. 90, footnote 2.
Bowie, op. cit., pp. 260-61.
William S. Speer and John Henry Brown, Encyclopedia of the New West ( Marshal, Texas: U. S. Biographical Publishing Co., 1881), p. 433.
See DeBow's Review, XIII, July-Dec. 1852, "Early Life in the Southwest -- the Bowies," p. 378; John Henry Brown, Indian Wars and Pioneers of Texas ( Austin, Texas: L. E. Daniell, 189?), p. 135; and Bowie, op. cit., p. 261.
DeBow's Review, XIII, op. cit., p. 378.
See Raymond W. Thorp, Bowie Knife ( Albuquerque, N. M.: University of New Mexico Press, 1948), p. 119.
John Henry Brown, op. cit., p. 135.
DeBow's Review, XIII, op. cit., pp. 378-79.
DeBow's Review, XIII, op. cit., pp. 378-79.
DeBow's Review, XIII, op. cit., pp. 378-79.
John Henry Brown, op. cit., p. 135.
Bowie, op. cit., pp. 261-62.
DeBow's Review, XIII, op. cit., pp. 379-80.
DeBow's Review, XIII, op. cit., pp. 379-80.
DeBow's Review, XIII, op. cit., pp. 379-80.
DeBow's Review, XIII, op. cit., pp. 379-80.
See Josephus Conn Guild, Old Times in Tennessee ( Nashville: Tavel, Eastman and Howell, 1878), p. 107.
Notes to Chapter 2 -- "Those Wild Bowie Boys"
Josephus Conn Guild, Old Times in Tennessee ( Nashville: Tavel, Eastman and Howell, 1878), p. 107.
Thomas B. Thorpe, The Mysteries of the Back-Woods ( Philadelphia: Carey and Hart, 1846), pp. 141-43.
Niles' National Register, LVI, July 20, 1839, pp. 324-25.
See Thorpe, op. cit., p. 139.
Summarized from Thorpe, op. cit., p. 38.
Ibid., pp. 39-43. Quotation is from pp. 42-3.
See William Darby, The Emigrant's Guide to the Western & Southwestern States & Territories...( New York: Kirk and Mercein, 1818), pp. 76-7.
See William B. Dewees, Letters from an Early Settler of Texas ...compiled by Cara Cardelle (pseud.) ( Louisville, Kent.:

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