University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Mary A. Polley Baylor Reminiscences, undated



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Baylor, Mary A. Polley
Title: Mary A. Polley Baylor Reminiscences
Dates: undated
Abstract: Recollections of early days in Texas, include accounts of the Runaway Scrape and of the prominent men and women who visited the family home, by Baylor (b. 1827), the daughter of Joseph Henry Polley and granddaughter of James Briton (Brit) Bailey, both members of Stephen F. Austin's "Old Three Hundred” settlers.
Extent: 2 volumes
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Scope and Contents

Recollections of early days in Texas, include accounts of the Runaway Scrape and of the prominent men and women who visited the family home, by Baylor (b. 1827), the daughter of Joseph Henry Polley and granddaughter of James Briton (Brit) Bailey, both members of Stephen F. Austin's "Old Three Hundred” settlers.


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Index Terms

Subjects
Baylor, Mary A. Polley.
Austin's Colony.
Runaway Scrape.

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Preferred Citation

Mary A. Polley Baylor Reminiscences, undated, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.


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2Q430 Reminiscences, undated