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Texas tears and Texas sunshine : voices of frontier women / edited by Jo Ella Powell Exley.

Contributor(s): Exley, Jo Ella Powell, 1940-.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Centennial series of the Association of Former Students, Texas A & M University: no. 17.Publisher: College Station : Texas A & M University Press, c1985Edition: 1st ed.Description: xiv, 275 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0890962154; 9780890962152.Subject(s): Women pioneers -- Texas -- History -- 19th century -- Sources | Frontier and pioneer life -- Texas -- Sources | Texas -- History -- SourcesAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Texas tears and Texas sunshine.DDC classification: 976.4
Contents:
Mary Crownover Rabb -- Mary Sherwood Wightman Helm -- Ann Raney Thomas Coleman -- Dilue Rose Harris -- Rachel Parker Plummer -- Mary Ann Adams Maverick -- Mathilda Doebbler Gruen Wagner -- Silvia King -- Rebecca Ann Patillo Bass Adams -- Eudora Inez Moore -- Amelia Edith Huddleson Bar -- Fannie Davis Veale Beck -- Luvenia Conway Roberts -- Ella Elgar Bird Dumont -- Mary Olivette Taylor Bunton -- Mary Alma Perritt Blankenship.
Summary: Sixteen women tell their stories, providing a personal history of the state of Texas.
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Book University of Texas At Tyler
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F381 .T53 1985 (Browse shelf) Available 0000000540062

Includes bibliographical references (p. [257]-263) and index.

Sixteen women tell their stories, providing a personal history of the state of Texas.

Mary Crownover Rabb -- Mary Sherwood Wightman Helm -- Ann Raney Thomas Coleman -- Dilue Rose Harris -- Rachel Parker Plummer -- Mary Ann Adams Maverick -- Mathilda Doebbler Gruen Wagner -- Silvia King -- Rebecca Ann Patillo Bass Adams -- Eudora Inez Moore -- Amelia Edith Huddleson Bar -- Fannie Davis Veale Beck -- Luvenia Conway Roberts -- Ella Elgar Bird Dumont -- Mary Olivette Taylor Bunton -- Mary Alma Perritt Blankenship.

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JO ELLA POWELL EXLEY is herself a fifth-generation descendant of Texas pioneers. She is a longtime schoolteacher in the Houston area.

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