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Researching Texas History

To find books, search the library catalog for the following subject headings.
Brackets indicate examples and may be substituted with similar concepts.

Frontier and Pioneer Life--Texas
[Indians of North America]--Texas
Texas--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Texas--History--Republic, 1836-1846
Texas--History--Revolution, 1835-1836
Texas--History--[to 1846; 1810-1821; 1846-1950; 1865-1950; 1951-]
Texas--Politics and Government
Texas--Social Conditions
Texas--Social Life and Customs

If you want to browse the stacks, try the following call number ranges 
E - History: America
F - History: America; state histories 
GR - Folklore -- Texas. Legends -- Texas.

Texas Legislative History and Related Resources

The Legislative Reference Library of Texas and Texas Legislature Online not only provide online access to  legislative history documents but also provide useful tutorial and educational materials on the Texas legislative process as well as links to the Texas Constitution, Statutes, and Codes.


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Austin, TX 78758-3101

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