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Land is the cry!

Warren Angus Ferris, pioneer Texas surveyor and founder of Dallas County

by Susanne Starling

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Published by Texas State Historical Association in Austin .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Dallas (Tex.),
  • Texas,
  • Dallas County,
  • Texas.,
  • Rocky Mountains
    • Subjects:
    • Ferris, Warren Angus, 1810-1873.,
    • Pioneers -- Texas -- Biography.,
    • Surveyors -- Texas -- Dallas County -- Biography.,
    • Frontier and pioneer life -- Texas.,
    • Trappers -- Rocky Mountains -- Biography.,
    • Dallas (Tex.) -- History.,
    • Texas -- History -- Republic, 1836-1846.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSusanne Starling.
      ContributionsUniversity of Texas at Austin. Center for Studies in Texas History.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF390.F42 S73 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 247 p. :
      Number of Pages247
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL684578M
      ISBN 100876111614
      LC Control Number97031394


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