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dc.contributor.advisorDenton, P. Lynnen_US
dc.contributor.authorHarris, Jennifer ( )
dc.date.accessioned2011-12-09T21:01:02Z
dc.date.available2011-12-09T21:01:02Z
dc.date.issued2011-12en_US
dc.identifier.citationHarris, J. (2011). In a forward fashion: The material culture of Austin, Texas 1839-1846 (Unpublished thesis). Texas State University-San Marcos, San Marcos, Texas.
dc.identifier.urihttps://digital.library.txstate.edu/handle/10877/2428
dc.description.abstractPopular histories have portrayed the city of Austin, between 1839 and 1846, as a crude frontier town. Themes of sacrifice and material deprivation characterize such histories. The city’s material culture from this period refutes characterizations of crudeness and austerity.en_US
dc.formatText
dc.format.extent106 pages
dc.format.medium1 file (.pdf)
dc.language.isoen
dc.subjectTexas
dc.subjectMaterial culture
dc.subjectRepublic of Texas
dc.subjectClothing
dc.subjectFurniture
dc.subjectHousewares
dc.subjectShipping
dc.subjectProbate inventories
dc.subjectBrown, Frank
dc.subjectRefinement
dc.subjectPioneers
dc.subjectDubois, Alphonse
dc.subjectFrench Legation
dc.subjectRobertson, Joseph
dc.subjectDecorative arts
dc.subjectAustin
dc.subject.lcshTexas--History--Republic, 1836-1846en_US
dc.subject.lcshMaterial cultureen_US
dc.subject.lcshFrontier and pioneer life--Texasen_US
dc.titleIn a Forward Fashion: The Material Culture of Austin, Texas 1839-1846
txstate.documenttypeThesis
dc.contributor.committeeMemberMurphy, Angela F.en_US
dc.contributor.committeeMemberDedek, Peteren_US
thesis.degree.departmentHistory
thesis.degree.disciplineHistory
thesis.degree.grantorTexas State University-San Marcos
thesis.degree.levelMasters
thesis.degree.nameMaster of Arts
txstate.departmentHistory


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