The article offers information about the foundation of Ranchos in South Texas that began after the establishment of the province of Nuevo Santander, Mexico. It explains rancho as a livestock business containing its own farm, chapel and a small school; documents the life style of rancheros as early settlers of South Texas, the impact of interethnic marriages on their disappearance and the legacy they left behind.
Medrano, M. F. (2017). Early South Texas Ranchos - an Enduring Legacy. Journal of South Texas, 31(1), 116–118.
Journal of South Texas