Texas History Links

At some point, we will try to annotate these sites, time permitting. But, for now, here they are in alphabetical order:

A Critical Appraisal of Felix Nunez’ Account of the Alamo Siege, by Stephen Hardin

A Historical Look at Firearms of the Civil War

African Americans in Texas                                                                                 

Alamo Studies Forum

Barker Texas History Center—UT Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Black History in Texas, UT Austin

Center for Mexican American Studies, UT Arlington

Center for Mexican American Studies, UT Austin

Center for Public History, University of Houston

Center for Southwestern Studies, UT Arlington

Center for Texas Studies–TCU

Center for the Study of the Southwest–Texas State University

Clements Center for Southwest Studies, SMU

David Crockett–the Controversy Over His Death

DeWitt Colony Research Site, Texas A&M

Galveston and Texas History Center

Goliad–Men, Units, History

Great Texas Women Homepage, UT Austin

Handbook of Texas Online

History of Railroads in Texas

Institute of Texan Cultures–UT San Antonio

James Bowie–Texas A&M

Life in Civil War Texas, Texas State Library and Archives

Links to Chronological Periods of Texas History

Lipan Apache Tribe of Texas

Lone Star Junction

Mexican Americans in Texas History–Texas A&M Press

Military History Center, University of North Texas

Military History Center–UT Austin Center for American History

Military History Online

Native American and Indigenous Studies, UT Austin

Native American Tribes of Texas

Portal to Texas History–University of North Texas

Presidents of the Republic of Texas–Texas State Library and Archives

Sam Houston–Handbook of Texas

Sam Houston–PBS New Perspectives on the West

Source Documents, Independence through Statehood–Yale Law Library

South Texas and the Border, 1900–1920

Southwest Collection–Texas Tech

Southwestern Historical Quarterly Online

Story of the Texas Navy

Tejano Voices, UT Arlington

Texas Adjutant General Index to Military Service Records, 1836–1935

Texas Almanac Online

Texas Beyond History–Virtual Museum Page

Texas Cherokee Nation Homepage

Texas Collection–Baylor

Texas History–Site of Texas Writer Glen Sample Ely, Ph.D.

Texas Indians Homepage

Texas Newspapers Online–1829–2012

Texas State Archives

Texas State Historical Association

Texas, Texans, and the Alamo–Briscoe Center UT Austin

The Battle of San Jacinto–Texas A&M

The Death of David Crockett, by Michael Lind

The Narrative of Jose Enrique de la Pena, Briscoe Center UT Austin

The Plains Indians of Texas

The Rise and Fall of the Comanche Empire–NPR

The Texas Slavery Project–University of Virginia

West Texas Collection–Angelo State University

Where Was Bonham? by Stephen L. Hardin

William Barret Travis–Texas A&M

Woman’s Collection–Texas Woman’s University

Women in Texas History Website


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