Flags of Texas

Filename: flags-of-texas.pdf
ISBN: 1455604380
Release Date: 1998
Number of pages: 96
Author: Charles E. Gilbert, Jr.
Publisher: Pelican Publishing

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Texas flags

Filename: texas-flags.pdf
ISBN: 160344369X
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Publisher: Texas A&M University Press

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Flags Over Texas

Filename: flags-over-texas.pdf
ISBN: 0345361903
Release Date: 1991
Number of pages: 352
Author: William A. Luckey

Download and read online Flags Over Texas in PDF and EPUB Raised on the Texas "despoblado," where he saw his family slaughtered in a battle with Indians, Jim Henry McCraw joins the Mounted Rifles, a rough-riding division of the newly formed Confederate Army

The Romantic Flags of Texas

Filename: the-romantic-flags-of-texas.pdf
ISBN: LCCN:37002206
Release Date: 1936
Number of pages: 373
Author: Mamie Wynne Cox

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Sarah s Flag for Texas

Filename: sarah-s-flag-for-texas.pdf
ISBN: 1681790815
Release Date: 2016-11-01
Number of pages: 124
Author: Jane Alexander Knapik
Publisher: Eakin Press

Download and read online Sarah s Flag for Texas in PDF and EPUB Many Texans give Sarah Bradley Dodson credit for having made the first Lone Star flag. Of all the early Texas flags, her creation most closely resembles the official Lone Star flag that has flown proudly in Texas since 1839. Most of the people named in this book actually lived in early Texas and experienced the historical events related here.

Texas Tales Your Teacher Never Told You

Filename: texas-tales-your-teacher-never-told-you.pdf
ISBN: 9781461625414
Release Date: 1997-12-30
Number of pages: 224
Author: C. F. Eckhardt
Publisher: Taylor Trade Publications

Download and read online Texas Tales Your Teacher Never Told You in PDF and EPUB Cold facts and impersonal statistics may be the bacon of Texas history, but the tall tales and interesting side stories are the sizzle. In this book, C.F. Charlie Eckhardt presents some of the Texas history sizzle that is often ignored when pure historians write about the Lone Star State. He adds to the flavor of Texas history with tales about such things as the first Texas revolution, the first English speaking person in Texas, and the little known counterrevolution of 1838-1840. Charlie examines the expulsion of the Cherokees from Texas and provides details of some of the more famous Indian fights. Charlie also shows his romantic side with the legend of the famous Yellow Rose of Texas.

State Flags of the United States

Filename: state-flags-of-the-united-states.pdf
ISBN: 9780557308859
Release Date: 2010-02-16
Number of pages: 117
Author: Jan Young
Publisher: Lulu.com

Download and read online State Flags of the United States in PDF and EPUB The fifty state flags are a colorful and fascinating look into the history of the individual states. This book includes a full-page, full-color image of each flag accompanied by a description of the flag’s and the state’s history and an explanation of the symbols included on the flag. As a bonus, similar coverage is given to the US flag and to the flags of the seven major inhabited US territories.

Battle Flags of Texans in the Confederacy

Filename: battle-flags-of-texans-in-the-confederacy.pdf
ISBN: 0890159831
Release Date: 1995
Number of pages: 114
Author: Alan K. Sumrall

Download and read online Battle Flags of Texans in the Confederacy in PDF and EPUB The wide diversity of battle flag designs used by Texans in the Confederacy defies any conventional means of organization. Therefore, the flags are shown in loose chronological format, with considerable and unavoidable overlaps. The organization of the book is intended to give the reader an idea not only of the general evolution of Confederate flag design and usgae but also to illustrate the true decentralization of teh Confederate military.

Their Tattered Flags

Filename: their-tattered-flags.pdf
ISBN: PSU:000033003290
Release Date: 1987-08
Number of pages: 376
Author: Frank Everson Vandiver
Publisher: TAMU Press

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How to Draw Texas s Sights and Symbols

Filename: how-to-draw-texas-s-sights-and-symbols.pdf
ISBN: 0823961001
Release Date: 2002-01
Number of pages: 32
Author: Aileen Weintraub
Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group

Download and read online How to Draw Texas s Sights and Symbols in PDF and EPUB State geography, history, and culture are presented through directions for drawing the official seal, flag, flower, animal, and tree of the fifty states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico.

The Six Flags of Texas

Filename: the-six-flags-of-texas.pdf
ISBN: UTEXAS:059173017968955
Release Date: 1933
Number of pages: 15
Author: Carlos Eduardo Castañeda

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Reader s Theater Texas Six Flags

Filename: reader-s-theater-texas-six-flags.pdf
ISBN: 9781480790056
Release Date: 2014-09-01
Number of pages: 7
Author: Timothy Rasinski
Publisher: Teacher Created Materials

Download and read online Reader s Theater Texas Six Flags in PDF and EPUB Improve students' reading fluency while providing fun and purposeful practice and performance through this reader's theater script. Engage students through reader's theater to make learning fun while building knowledge about the six flags of Texas.

Lovin That Lone Star Flag

Filename: lovin-that-lone-star-flag.pdf
ISBN: 9781603441483
Release Date: 2009-09-21
Number of pages: 120
Author: E. Joe Deering
Publisher: Texas A&M University Press

Download and read online Lovin That Lone Star Flag in PDF and EPUB Texans will decorate almost anything with their state flag, and E. Joe Deering has the pictures to prove it. The former "Houston Chronicle" staff photographer offers striking photographs and lively captions, recording the circumstances and locations of these uniquely Texan creations.

Texas History for Kids

Filename: texas-history-for-kids.pdf
ISBN: 9781613749920
Release Date: 2015-02-01
Number of pages: 144
Author: Karen Gibson
Publisher: Chicago Review Press

Download and read online Texas History for Kids in PDF and EPUB Like everything in the Lone Star State, the history of Texas is larger than life. The flags of six different nations have flown over the state, which had a rich Native American heritage long before European explorers such as Cabeza de Vaca, Coronado, and La Salle ever arrived. The state was even its own republic, achieving independence from Mexico in 1836, yet joined the United States in 1845. Author Karen Bush Gibson tells the 500-year saga of this unique state, from the founding of the Spanish Missions to the victory at San Jacinto, from the Civil War to the first oil gusher at Spindletop, from the Great Storm that destroyed Galveston to the establishment of NASA's Mission Control in Houston. Texas History for Kids also includes 21 informative and fun activities to help readers better understand the state's culture, politics, and geography. Kids will recreate one of the six flags to fly over Texas, make castings of local wildlife tracks, design a ranch's branding iron, celebrate Juneteenth by reciting General Order Number 3, build a miniature Battle of Flowers float, and more. This valuable resource also includes a time line of significant events, a list of historic sites to visit or explore online, and Web resources for further study. Karen Bush Gibson is the author of Women in Space, Women Aviators, Native American History for Kids, and three dozen other books for young readers. She lives in Norman, Oklahoma.

A Texas Sampler

Filename: a-texas-sampler.pdf
ISBN: 0896723933
Release Date: 1998
Number of pages: 158
Author: Lisa Waller Rogers
Publisher: Texas Tech University Press

Download and read online A Texas Sampler in PDF and EPUB In both words and images, A Texas Sampler is a tribute to the multicultural heritage of Texas. Thirty-two historically important pieces of art are integrated with thirty-two primary source documents. Together with the art, the excerpts from diaries, memoirs, letters, and tales preserve the pre-Civil War history of Texas and the diverse population that settled it. Among the voices included are: a German housewife, a slave, a Comanche chief, a pioneer mother of ten, a blacksmith, a mustanger, as well as historical figures such as Davy Crockett and William Barrett Travis. Art by Frederic Remington, George Catlin, George Caleb Bingham, William Henry Huddle, and William Tylee Ranney are among the pieces that illustrate historical events.The collection is arranged chronologically beginning with Cabeza de Vaca's encounter with the Karankawas and ending with Governor Sam Houston's refusal to swear allegiance to the Confederacy.