[Item #70968] The Texan Santa Fe Trail. H. Bailey Carroll.

The Texan Santa Fe Trail

Hardcover, Canyon, Texas: Panhandle-Plains Historical Society, 1951. First Edition. Fine. A history of the Santa Fe Expedition of 1841. A group of Texans departed from Austin, the capital of the Republic of Texas, determined to reach Santa Fe, the old capital of New Mexico, and territory claimed by Texas. With horses, wagons, merchandise, and political tracts, the Texans plunged almost immediately into unsettled areas. Author uses the accounts of the participants to try to figure out their exact route through central, north, and west Texas, and eastern New Mexico. Includes 10 illustrations and 5 maps. No previous owner marks. Text, illustrations, and maps clean and bright. Ships same or next business day. Protected in archival cover. ; Illustrations and Maps; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 201 pages. [Item #70968]

Price: $250.00

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