Edited by Caleb Coker
Helen Chapman and her husband William, the first quartermaster at Fort Brown, were founding citizens of Brownsville, Texas. In her letters from the South Texas frontier, she commented on social conditions along the Rio Grande, expressing forthright opinions on a wide range of topics.
Series: Barker Texas History Center Series
Publisher: Texas State Historical Association
Book Details: 452 pages, 6 x 9 inches, 12 black-and-white illustrations
Publication Status: Out of Print