University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Christian Kraus Journal, 1851, 2000



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Kraus, Christian.
Title: Christian Kraus Journal
Dates: 1851, 2000
Abstract: 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.
Accession No.: 2009-283
Extent: 1/2 in.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Christian Kraus was born November 9, 1825, in Niederelbert, Germany, and emigrated to Fredericksburg, TX, in August 1851.


Scope and Contents

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.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted access.

Use Restrictions

Unrestricted use.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Kraus, Christian -- Archives.
Places
Germany -- Emigration and immigration.
United States -- Emigration and immigration.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Christian Kraus Journal, 1851, 2000, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Laurel Rozema, October 2009.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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2G218 Journal photocopy and transcripts, 1851, 2000