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University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Frank and Charles Austin Journals, 1871



Descriptive Summary

Creators: Austin, Frank and Austin, Charles
Dates: 1871
Abstract These first-hand accounts document the journey of Frank and Charles Austin from Buenaventura, California, to Belton, Texas in 1871.
Accession No.: AR 2006-034
Extent: 1 in.
Laguage: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Scope and Contents

These first-hand accounts document the journey of Frank and Charles Austin from Buenaventura, California, to Belton, Texas in 1871. Both include rich descriptive data, including geographic descriptions of the terrain and waterways, settlements, wildlife, people, weather, etc. Both journals also include expense accounts/financial information.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Frank and Charles Austin Journals, Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

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Detailed Description of the Journals

 

Inventory

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2D272 Journal of Franklin Kellogg Austin, April 7 to October 6, 1871.
Journal of Charles Austin, April 22 to October 3, 1871.
California to Texas in 1871: The Story of the Norman Austin Family of Bell County, Texas, compiled by Katherine K. Morton, including transcripts of the journals, 2005.

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