University Of California Publications In History Volume 2

Paperback | July 9, 2012

byThomas Maitland Marshall

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1914 edition. Excerpt: ...but they did not reach him before his departure, and that government was left, unfortunately, in ignorance of the fact for several months, at a period when conditions were most critical. On March 1, 1837, a communication of the views of the United States government was made to Castillo at Washington,27 but coming thus tardily and almost simultaneously with the recognition of Texan independence, the information could hardly be looked upon by Mexico other than as hypocrisy. ss Butler to Monasterio, October 6, 1836, House Ex. Docs., 25 Cong., '2 Sess., Doc. 351, pp. 616-617. 24 Monasterio to Ellis, October 18, 1836, ibid., 605. 0B Monasterio to Ellis, October 21, 1836, ibid., 617. s0 Ellis to Forsyth, November 5, 1836, ibid., 604-605. 2-Forsyth to Castillo, March 1, 1837, ibid., 750. CHAPTER VII THE INDIANS OF TEXAS AND THE POLICY OF THE REVOLUTIONARY GOVERNMENT In January, 1836, General Edmund P. Gaines was ordered to the southwestern frontier, the reasons assigned being the preservation of neutrality, the prevention of a violation of American soil, and the holding of the border Indians in check. Before an intelligent exposition of the incident can be given, it is necessary to examine the Indian situation in Texas. As there is no monograph on the subject, and the material is widely scattered, the writer feels justified in giving a fuller statement regarding the location of tribes and the policy of the Texan revolutionary government toward them, than the subject would otherwise warrant.1 The Indians of Texas should properly be divided into two groups, those which, so far as known, were indigenous, and those which were immigrants. In turn the immigrant Indians were in two groups, those impelled by hostile northern tribes, a movement which occurred...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1914 edition. Excerpt: ...but they did not reach him before his departure, and that government was left, unfortunately, in ignorance of the fact ...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:92 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.19 inPublished:July 9, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217154735

ISBN - 13:9780217154734

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