Gulf Coast Magazine; v.2 no. 2
Cultural History | European History | Latin American History | Other History
Article describing the history of Irish colonists who settled in Refugio and other nearby communities in the nineteenth century. Includes photographs of locations in Refugio ("Our Lady of Refuge" church(interior and exterior, the Mission Hotel, the county jail), farm fields and groves, and members of the Texas Press Association at a train station in Harlingen, Texas. Some photos by Wheelus.
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Doherty, William, "Irish progenitors of Texas" (1906). Gulf Coast Magazine. 2.