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Author Jackson, Jack, 1941-2006.

Title Indian agent : Peter Ellis Bean in Mexican Texas / Jack Jackson
Edition First edition
Published College Station : Texas A & M University Press, [2005]
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 426 pages) : illustrations
Series Canseco-Keck history series ; no. 6
Canseco-Keck history series ; no. 6
Contents Bean's Early Years -- Ten Years a Prisoner -- Back to Mexico -- Questionable Marriage Status -- The Fredonian Rebellion -- Aftermath of Rebellion -- A Multitude of Indians -- Terán Visits Texas -- Colonization Shuts Down -- Brief Interlude at Fort Terán -- The Reigh of Piedras Ends -- Land Affairs Foremost -- Almonte's 1834 Inspection -- Storm Clouds Gather -- The Texas Revolution -- Indian Alarm in East Texas -- Old Sam Jacinto's "Big Ranch" -- Alien Citizen of the Republic -- Thoughts of Mexico -- The Legal Whirlwind -- Bean and the Historians
Summary Peter Ellis Bean, a fairly minor but fascinating character, cast unexpected light on conflicts, famous characters, and events from the time of Mexican rule through the years of the Texas Republic
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 403-413) and index
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Subject Bean, Peter Ellis, 1783-1846.
Indian agents -- Texas -- Biography.
Indians of North America -- Texas -- Government relations.
Texas -- History -- To 1846.
Genre/Form Biography.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2005000439
ISBN 1603446125 (electronic bk.)
9781603446129 (electronic bk.)