University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Harold Schoen Narrative, 1936



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Schoen, Harold
Title: Schoen, Harold, Narrative
Dates: 1936
Abstract: A narrative entitled “Military and Naval Activities on the Texas Coast During the Civil War” comprises the Harold Schoen Narrative, 1936. The narrative, written by Schoen for a history course at UT, documents several activities during the Civil War, including fortifications along the Texas coast, the Federal blockade, the Confederate loss and recapture of Galveston, and the recovery of Sabine.
Accession No.: 1942
Extent: 1 vol.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Harold Schoen was a doctoral student in the history department at the University of Texas at Austin (UT) during the 1930s and wrote his dissertation on “The Free Negro in the Republic of Texas.”

Source:

“List of doctoral students starting from 1930s.” University of Texas at Austin. Accessed October 30, 2012. http://www.utexas.edu/cola/depts/history/alumni/by-year/1930s.php.


Scope and Contents

A narrative entitled “Military and Naval Activities on the Texas Coast During the Civil War” comprises the Harold Schoen Narrative, 1936. The narrative, written by Schoen for a history course at UT, documents several activities during the Civil War, including fortifications along the Texas coast, the Federal blockade, the Confederate loss and recapture of Galveston, and the recovery of Sabine.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

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Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Schoen, Harold -- Archives.
Magruder, John Bankhead, 1807-1871.
Dowling, Richard William, 1838-1867.
Places
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.
Texas -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.
Galveston (Tex.) -- History --19th century.)

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Harold Schoen Narrative, 1936, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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2R174 Military and Naval activities on the Texas Coast during the Civil War, May 30, 1936