A Guide to the Christian Kraus Journal, 1851, 2000
Christian Kraus was born November 9, 1825, in Niederelbert, Germany, and emigrated to Fredericksburg, TX, in August 1851.
The Christian Kraus Journal, 1851, 2000, contains a photocopy of the German account of Kraus’ travels from Germany to Texas and includes German and English transcripts.
Christian Kraus Journal, 1851, 2000, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.
This collection was processed by Laurel Rozema, October 2009.
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