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Debates in the Texas Constitutional convention of 1875

by Texas. Constitutional Convention

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Published by The University of Texas in Austin .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Texas
    • Subjects:
    • Texas -- Constitution

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Seth Shepard McKay.
      ContributionsMcKay, Seth Shepard, 1888-1969.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJK4825 1875 .A15
      The Physical Object
      Pagination3 p. l., 471 p.
      Number of Pages471
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6308048M
      LC Control Number34021400
      OCLC/WorldCa2763667

      Author of Journal of the Reconstruction Convention, An ordinance to dissolve the union between the state of Texas and the other states, united under the compact styled "The Constitution of the United States of America", To the people of Texas, A declaration of the causes which impel the state of Texas to secede from the federal union, Manifiesto al pueblo de Tejas i constitucion de los Estados. The Constitution of the State of Texas is the document that establishes the structure and function of the government of the U.S. state of Texas, and enumerates the basic rights of the citizens of Texas.. The current document was adopted on Febru , and is the seventh constitution in Texas history (including the Mexican constitution).

      The Texas State Historical Association Quarterly Report includes "Papers read at the meetings of the Association, and such other contributions as may be accepted by the Committee" (volume 1, number 1). These include historical sketches, biographical material, personal accounts, and other research. Index is located at the end of the volume starting on page Author: Eugene C. Barker. Original Publishing: Texas. Constitutional Convention.. Journal Of The Constitutional Convention Of The State Of Texas, Begun And Held At The City Of Austin, September 6th, Galveston, Printed For The Convention At The "News"" Office", Subject: Texas Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to Author: Texas. Constitutional Convention.

      Filed under: Constitutional law -- Texas. Constitution of the State of Texas, Adopted by the Constitutional Convention Begun in the City of Austin, Texas on September 6th, , and Finished November 24th, (with notes by the editor; Austin: Gammel Book Co., ), by Texas, ed. by D. B. Axtell (multiple formats at ). Full text of "Constitution of the State of d by the Constitutional Convention begun in the city of Austin, Texas on September 6th, , and finished November 24th, ; ratified by the people February 15th ; in force from the 18th day of April


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