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The cypress and other writings of a German pioneer in Texas / by Hermann Seele ; translated by Edward C. Breitenkamp.

By: Seele, Hermann.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Elma Dill Russell Spencer Foundation series: no. 9.Publisher: Austin : University of Texas Press, c1979Description: xiii, 217 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0292790147; 9780292790148.Uniform titles: Cypresse und gesammelte Schriften. English Subject(s): Seele, Hermann | Frontier and pioneer life -- Texas | German Americans -- Texas -- Biography | Historians -- Texas -- Biography | German Americans -- Texas -- Genealogy | German Americans -- Texas -- History | German Americans -- Fiction | Texas -- Fiction | Texas -- Social life and customsAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Cypress and other writings of a German pioneer in Texas.DDC classification: 976.4/004/31 LOC classification: F395.G3 | S4213
Contents:
The German Immigration into Texas -- A History of the German Settlements in Comal County -- My First Christmas Eve in Texas: A Sentimental Recollection of the Past -- Galveston County in 1844: Pages from the Diary of a German Texan -- On the Brazos in April 1844: From the Recollections of an Old German Texan -- The German Colony of New Braunfels in May 1845 -- My First Day of Teaching in New Braunfels: A Recollection of the Time of the First German Settlement in West Texas -- Shadows: Dark Days of Death and Sorrow in 1846: Scenes Remembered from the Time of the German Settlement of West Texas -- A Christmas Day in West Texas in 1849: From the Memoirs of a German Texan -- How the First Singing Festival Came to Be -- How the Singing Society Traveled to Sisterdale -- A Wedding: A Happy Scene from the Time of the German Settlements in Texas -- A Murder: A Tragic Event from the Time of the German Settlement in Texas -- Travels in Texas: From the Memoirs of a German Texan -- The Cypress: A Legend from the Time of the First German Settlement in West Texas.
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Translation of Die Cypresse und gesammelte Schriften.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 189) and index.

The German Immigration into Texas -- A History of the German Settlements in Comal County -- My First Christmas Eve in Texas: A Sentimental Recollection of the Past -- Galveston County in 1844: Pages from the Diary of a German Texan -- On the Brazos in April 1844: From the Recollections of an Old German Texan -- The German Colony of New Braunfels in May 1845 -- My First Day of Teaching in New Braunfels: A Recollection of the Time of the First German Settlement in West Texas -- Shadows: Dark Days of Death and Sorrow in 1846: Scenes Remembered from the Time of the German Settlement of West Texas -- A Christmas Day in West Texas in 1849: From the Memoirs of a German Texan -- How the First Singing Festival Came to Be -- How the Singing Society Traveled to Sisterdale -- A Wedding: A Happy Scene from the Time of the German Settlements in Texas -- A Murder: A Tragic Event from the Time of the German Settlement in Texas -- Travels in Texas: From the Memoirs of a German Texan -- The Cypress: A Legend from the Time of the First German Settlement in West Texas.

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