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Jefferson & southwestern exploration

Jefferson & southwestern exploration

the Freeman & Custis accounts of the Red River Expedition of 1806

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Published by University of Oklahoma Press in Norman .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Red River (Tex.-La.),
  • Southwest, Old
    • Subjects:
    • Freeman, Thomas, d. 1821,
    • Custis, Peter,
    • Louisiana Purchase,
    • Red River (Tex.-La.) -- Description and travel,
    • Southwest, Old -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesJefferson and southwestern exploration.
      Statementedited, with an introduction and epilogue, by Dan L. Flores.
      SeriesThe American exploration and travel series ;, v. 67
      ContributionsFreeman, Thomas, d. 1821., Custis, Peter., Flores, Dan L. 1948-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF377.R3 J43 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 386 p. :
      Number of Pages386
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3186755M
      ISBN 100806117486
      LC Control Number83047833

      Jefferson & Southwestern Exploration (Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, ; paperback edition, ) Publications “Bringing Home All The Pretty Horses: The Horse Trade in the Early American West, - ,” Montana, the Magazine of Western History 58 (Summer ): , “Land That I Love,” Texas Monthly 35 (July A look at Jefferson's long-time interest in exploration. Jefferson and Western Exploration Before Important events that led up to Jefferson's promoting the Expedition, including his support of previous attempts to explore the West.

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      Following Peter Jefferson's death in , Thomas boarded with Rev. James Maury (), another personal friend of his father's and partner in the Loyal Company, who taught Jefferson from to It seems likely that Maury's abiding interest in the west sparked Jefferson's own through his formative lessons on geography and mathematics. Bookstore. Jefferson Community and Technical College has contracted with Barnes and Noble to operate its bookstores.. Jefferson bookstores are located in the basement of the Hartford Building on the Downtown Campus and in the Student Center Building on the Southwest Campus.


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Jefferson & southwestern exploration: The Freeman & Custis accounts of the Red River Expedition of (The American exploration and travel series) Hardcover – January 1, by Thomas Freeman Author: Donald Jackson, Dan L. Flores, Freeman, Custis, Jefferson.

Jefferson and Southwestern Exploration: The Freeman & Custis Accounts of the Red River Expedition of Paperback – January 1, by Dan L Flores (Author)5/5(1). Jefferson & southwestern exploration: the Freeman & Custis accounts of the Red River Expedition of [Thomas Freeman; Peter Custis; Dan L Flores;] -- The complete story of a scientific expedition planned by President Thomas Jefferson to reconnoiter the recently purchased Louisiana Territory by ascending the Red River to its supposed sources in the.

Thomas Jefferson's Message provided the U.S. Congress, the American people, and interested parties throughout the world with a summary not only of the Lewis and Clark Expedition, but of other expeditions of the time.

The value of this Message from the President,in addition to its rarity, is in the wealth of information it provided to individuals in the early nineteenth century about the.

Jefferson's Western Explorations Captains Lewis and Clark, Doctor Silby, and William Dunbar, authors Compiled by Thomas Jefferson The Arthur H. Clark Company PO BoxSpokane, WA $ Jefferson & southwestern exploration: The Freeman & Custis accounts of the Red River Expedition of (The American exploration and travel series) Thomas Freeman Published by University of Oklahoma Press ().

My primary caveats with Jefferson and Southwestern Exploration arise not from Flores's work per se, but a difference in editorial phi-losophy. To my mind Flores frequently over-annotates, writing notes that are often not-so-brief essays.

Also, this volume is actually two books in one. Flores's introduction and epilogue is a history of theAuthor: L. Tuffly Ellis. The Red River expedition of was the first major scientific probe into the American West to be led by civilian scientists and include an academically trained naturalist.

As part of his master plan for the exploration of the West, President Thomas Jefferson considered the Red River expedition second in importance only to Lewis and Clark's investigation of the Missouri and Columbia rivers. I won Jefferson's America as a giveaway and finally got to it.

The book chronicles the exploration of more than Lewis and Clark. Fenster also details the missions of William Dunbar, George Hunter, Thomas Freeman, Peter Custis and Zebulon Pike and their parts in /5. Welcome to Southwest Explorations This website is dedicated to the study, identification, and mapping of several of the early routes used by United States exploring expeditions in the mid-nineteenth century.

Review of: Jefferson and Southwestern Exploration: The Freeman and Custis Accounts of the Red River Expedition of Flores, Dan L., ed. Book Reviews Jefferson & Southwestern Exploration: The Freeman & Custis Accounts of the Red River Expedition ofedited by Dan L.

Flores. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, xx, pp. Photographs, notes, bibliography, index. $ cloth. In the spring of the Freeman-Custis expedition sailed from Fort. Popular Southwest History Books Showing of 74 Empire of the Summer Moon: Quanah Parker and the Rise and Fall of the Comanches, the Most Powerful Indian Tribe in American History (Hardcover).

Find Western Americana and Civil War Books online at Guidon Books. Call () for information on rare and out of print books on the Civil War. Western Exploration. Items to of total Jefferson & Southwestern Exploration: The Freeman & Custis Accounts of the Red River Expedition of - Flores, Dan L.

$ Best Book on Texas History,Coral Tullis Prize, Texas State Historical Association, for Jefferson & Southwestern Exploration Best Article on Texas History,H. Bailey Carroll Prize, Texas State Historical Association, for “Ecology of the Red River in ”Alma mater: Northwestern State University, Texas A&M.

Flores, Dan L., ed. Jefferson and Southwestern Exploration: The Freeman and Custis Accounts of the Red River Expedition of Norman: University of Oklahoma Press. Southwestern Jefferson County Consolidated School Corporation. South Main Cross Street, Hanover, IN MENU.

Home; District. General Information The mission of Southwestern Schools is to provide all students an equal opportunity for exceptional. - The Loyal Company plans an exploratory expedition up the Missouri River led by Thomas Walker, but abandons the enterprise due to the outbreak of the French and Indian War.

Jefferson was ten years old at this time. - Following his father's death, Jefferson attends school at the Rev. James Maury's, who as a member of the Loyal Company was involved in the planning of the proposed.

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Jefferson would have heard from his father and later from his tutor, James Maury. Lewis probably knew of this venture from his grandfather and his tutor Matthew Maury, James' son.

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