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Indian depredations in Texas

original narratives of Texas history and adventure

by J. W. Wilbarger

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Published by Eakin Press, Statehouse Books in Austin, Tex .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Texas,
  • Texas.
    • Subjects:
    • Indians of North America -- Wars -- Texas.,
    • Indians of North America -- Texas -- History.,
    • Frontier and pioneer life -- Texas.,
    • Texas -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby J.W. Wilbarger.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE78.T4 W62 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 691 p. :
      Number of Pages691
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1540613M
      ISBN 100938349759
      LC Control Number91019253
      OCLC/WorldCa23766389

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      Feb 28,  · Indian depredations in Texas: reliable accounts of battles, wars, adventures, forays, murders, massacres, etc., together with biographical sketches of many of the most noted Indian fighters and frontiersmen of Texas by Wilbarger, J. W. (John Wesley), b. Buy Indian Depredations in Texas by J W Wilbarger online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 2 editions - starting at $ Shop now.

      Indian Depredations in Texas - Ebook written by John Wesley Wilbarger. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Indian Depredations in Texas/5(5). This is a history of the conflict between whites and Native Americans in Texas, written from a white point of view. From the preface: "I FEEL that for those who will read the description of the conflicts and Indian cruelty contained in this volume some preface which will introduce the author to his readers and which will explain the motives which inspired him to write this book is needed.


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Aug 13,  · J. Wilbarger was a Methodist minister, author and pioneer. He first moved West to Texas in at the urging of his brother Josiah Pugh Wilbarger.

His book Indian Depredations in Texas was first published in and he passed away in /5(). This book is a page facsimile reproduction of the original accounts of "Indian Depredations in Texas" by Texas pioneer J.

Wilbarger covering a period 5/5(1). Jan 01,  · This is a record of Indian raids and destruction in Texas. Included is the Great Comanche raid that reached the Gulf Coast. During the Civil War the Indians pushed the line of settlement in Texas back over miles/5.

Inwhen this book was first published, the depredations of the Indians upon the Texas settlements were still of recent memory, and the accounts still possess freshness and occasional ironic humor, despite the passage of over a century. --This text refers to Reviews: Inwhen this book was first published, the depredations of the Indians upon the Texas settlements were still of recent memory, and the accounts still possess freshness and occasional ironic 2/5(1).

Inwhen this book was first published, the depredations of the Indians upon the Texas settlements were still of recent memory, and the accounts still possess freshness and occasional ironic.

Aug 13,  · This is a book written in detailing Indian hostile actions against settlers in Texas from the early 's to the late 's. It was not written from a politically correct viewpoint; in fact the author's brother was killed by Indians and he personally was aware of many of the events that he details/5(97).

Indian depredations in Texas: reliable accounts of battles, wars, adventures, forays, murders, massacres, etc., together with biographical sketches of many of the most noted Indian fighters and frontiersmen of Texas [Reprint] () Wilbarger, J. (John Wesley), b. Sep 01,  · The author even starts the book making some derisive comments about James Fenimore Cooper's description of the American Indian, and implies readily that the Indians in Texas were cruel and without mercy/5.

The book is titled: Indian Depredations In Texas The author is: J. Wilbarger The publishers are: Eakin Press – ISBN Statehouse Press – ISBN Austin, Texas First release by Hutchings Printing House Austin, Texas.

Illustrations by Owen Engraving Co., Austin, Tx. Indian Depredations. Scalping of Josiah Wilbarger, Click on image for larger image and transcript. Josiah Wilbarger, brother of the author of Indian Depredations Joseph Lee Coming to the Rescue of Judge Jaynes' Family, He Carved His Name Upon a Tree for a Tombstone and Then Expired.

Wilbarger's book, "Indian Depredations in Texas" () chronicles and condemns the raids against white settlers. In a drawing accompanying the book, white child captives are rescued by yelling "We are white children!" (courtesy Texas State Library and Archives).

Inwhile on a trip to Austin, Josiah Wilbarger was scalped by Indians and left for dead, but miraculously survived. This and other tales of Indian attacks that John Wilbarger heard during his lifetime prompted him to write a compendium of such stories, which he published as.

Oct 05,  · First Edition of John Wesley Wilbarger's Indian Depredations in Texas: Reliable Accounts of Battles, Wars, Adventures, Forays, Murders, Massacres, Etc., Etc., Together With Biographical Sketches of Many of the Most Noted Indian Fighters and Frontiersmen of Texas, published by Hutchings Printing Ho.

Get this from a library. Indian depredations in Texas. [J W Wilbarger] -- Reliable accounts of battles, wars, adventures, forays, murders, massacres and biographical sketches of many of the most noted indian fighters and frontiersmen of Texas. Inwhen this book was first published, the depredations of the Indians upon the Texas settlements were still of recent memory, and the accounts still possess freshness and occasional ironic humor, despite the passage of over a century.

"Texas Ranger Indian Tales: Indian Depredations In Texas" by John W. Wilbarger is a complete and exhaustive look at Indian attacks in frontier Texas from aboutwhen the first American settlers began arriving, to about John W.

Wilbarger () was Methodist Minister, Texas Brand: Maine Book Barn Publishing. Jun 27,  · Indian Depredations in Texas: Joseph Lee Coming to the Rescue.

Back to exhibit. Back to exhibit. Indian Depredations in Texas, by J.W. Wilbarger. Prints and Photographs Collection, Archives and Information Services Division, Texas State.

The author even starts the book making some derisive comments about James Fenimore Cooper's description of the American Indian, and implies readily that the Indians in Texas 5/5(3). Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study.

The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied.It tells of nearly all the Indian fights and battles in Texas, with sketches of many of the most noted Texan Indian fighters and frontiersmen.” Tate, Indians of Texas “One of the most unusual and frequently cited books in Texas history.

Wilbarger was scalped by Comanches and had good reason to hold a personal grudge.”.Burnet County Indian depredations mentioned in the book, "The West Texas Frontier" by Joseph Carroll McConnell,are listed below. For a copy of the text relating to the paragraph number and name of a Burnet County event.