Sharps rifles and Spanish mules : the San Antonio--El Paso mail, 1851-1881 / by Wayne R. Austerman.Material type: TextPublisher: College Station : Texas A & M University Press, c1985Edition: 1st ed.Description: x, 367 p.,  p. of plates : ill., maps, ports. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0890962200; 9780890962206.Subject(s): Postal service -- Texas -- History -- 19th century | Coaching (Transportation) -- Texas -- History -- 19th century | San Antonio (Tex.) -- History -- 19th century | El Paso (Tex.) -- History -- 19th centuryAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Sharps rifles and Spanish mules.DDC classification: 383/.49764 Other classification: NW 3500 Also issued online.
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|Book||University of Texas At Tyler Stacks - 3rd Floor||HE6376.A1 T417 1985 (Browse shelf)||Available||0000000688747|
Includes bibliographical references (p. -355) and index.
Also issued online.
After the Eagle Screamed -- "Notice to Travelers" -- A Tangled Weave -- "I'll Be Damned If I'll Die!" -- "From No Place through Nothing to Nowhere" -- Hard Passages -- Omens and Rivals -- The Flame and the Talons -- Thrones for the Ravens -- Coopwood's Try -- The Brash Reinsman -- The Knives of Winter -- "Charges against the Service" -- Concord Suffrage -- The Savage Recessional -- Chronology of the San Antonio-El Paso Mail, 1850-1881.
History of stage coach lines that served South Texas during the 19th Century.