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Robert Lee Williamson

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A History of Company E of the Texas Frontier Battalion, 1874-1879

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Identifier: BLIBR-Reference
Abstract "This paper has been written with the purpose in mind of discovering how the Texas Rangers were able to bring law, order, and peace to the frontier of Texas. The mode of investigation has been to follow the detailed activity of one company of Rangers over a span of time slightly less than five years in length. A close examination of the record of Company E's activity during the period, suggests that the success of the Ranges, in opening the frontier to peaceful occupation, sprang from...
Dates: August 1952