A Guide to the Harold Schoen Narrative, 1936
Harold Schoen was a doctoral student in the history department at the University of Texas at Austin (UT) during the 1930s and wrote his dissertation on “The Free Negro in the Republic of Texas.”
“List of doctoral students starting from 1930s.” University of Texas at Austin. Accessed October 30, 2012. http://www.utexas.edu/cola/depts/history/alumni/by-year/1930s.php.
A narrative entitled “Military and Naval Activities on the Texas Coast During the Civil War” comprises the Harold Schoen Narrative, 1936. The narrative, written by Schoen for a history course at UT, documents several activities during the Civil War, including fortifications along the Texas coast, the Federal blockade, the Confederate loss and recapture of Galveston, and the recovery of Sabine.
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Harold Schoen Narrative, 1936, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.
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