The Resource Dear Sir: If you will turn to a chart of the Gulf of Mexico, you will see ... : We have a marine penetration of the land at the lowest calculation, eighty-two miles, and thus it gives the last drop of salt water that approaches San Antonio, and the mines of Chihuahua. The town of Port Preston is laid off on this spot. It is in the county of Refugio, in the Republic of Texas .., (electronic resource)

Dear Sir: If you will turn to a chart of the Gulf of Mexico, you will see ... : We have a marine penetration of the land at the lowest calculation, eighty-two miles, and thus it gives the last drop of salt water that approaches San Antonio, and the mines of Chihuahua. The town of Port Preston is laid off on this spot. It is in the county of Refugio, in the Republic of Texas .., (electronic resource)

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Dear Sir: If you will turn to a chart of the Gulf of Mexico, you will see ... : We have a marine penetration of the land at the lowest calculation, eighty-two miles, and thus it gives the last drop of salt water that approaches San Antonio, and the mines of Chihuahua. The town of Port Preston is laid off on this spot. It is in the county of Refugio, in the Republic of Texas ..
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Dear Sir: If you will turn to a chart of the Gulf of Mexico, you will see ...
Title remainder
We have a marine penetration of the land at the lowest calculation, eighty-two miles, and thus it gives the last drop of salt water that approaches San Antonio, and the mines of Chihuahua. The town of Port Preston is laid off on this spot. It is in the county of Refugio, in the Republic of Texas ..
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
MWA
Citation location within source
1390
Citation source
Streeter, T.W. Texas
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Perry, Stuart
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
approximately 1800-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hayward, George
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Texas
  • Texas
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Dear Sir: If you will turn to a chart of the Gulf of Mexico, you will see ... : We have a marine penetration of the land at the lowest calculation, eighty-two miles, and thus it gives the last drop of salt water that approaches San Antonio, and the mines of Chihuahua. The town of Port Preston is laid off on this spot. It is in the county of Refugio, in the Republic of Texas .., (electronic resource)
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http://libraries.ou.edu/access.aspx?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/broadsides1/5903
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Publication
Note
  • Promoting the establishment of a "little colony of Carolinians" in Refugio County, Texas, at Port Preston on Mission Bay. Cf. Handbook of Texas, 1952, v. 2, brief entry for the "ghost town" of Port Preston
  • Title from opening lines of text, p. [2]
  • Signed on p. [3]: Stuart Perry
  • Postscript signed: S.P. New York, 26th October, 1841
  • Map on p. [1], showing the Texas coastline from Galveston Bay to Laguna Madre, has imprint: G. Hayward, lithr. 27 Cedar St. New-York
  • Text printed in two columns
  • Not in Checklist Amer. imprints
Antecedent source
mixed
Color
mixed
Dimensions
37 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
[4] p.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
1 map
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • 3537859-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)3537859
  • (Sirsi) aas05005903
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Dear Sir: If you will turn to a chart of the Gulf of Mexico, you will see ... : We have a marine penetration of the land at the lowest calculation, eighty-two miles, and thus it gives the last drop of salt water that approaches San Antonio, and the mines of Chihuahua. The town of Port Preston is laid off on this spot. It is in the county of Refugio, in the Republic of Texas .., (electronic resource)
Link
http://libraries.ou.edu/access.aspx?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/broadsides1/5903
Publication
Note
  • Promoting the establishment of a "little colony of Carolinians" in Refugio County, Texas, at Port Preston on Mission Bay. Cf. Handbook of Texas, 1952, v. 2, brief entry for the "ghost town" of Port Preston
  • Title from opening lines of text, p. [2]
  • Signed on p. [3]: Stuart Perry
  • Postscript signed: S.P. New York, 26th October, 1841
  • Map on p. [1], showing the Texas coastline from Galveston Bay to Laguna Madre, has imprint: G. Hayward, lithr. 27 Cedar St. New-York
  • Text printed in two columns
  • Not in Checklist Amer. imprints
Antecedent source
mixed
Color
mixed
Dimensions
37 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
[4] p.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
1 map
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • 3537859-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)3537859
  • (Sirsi) aas05005903

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