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Title Address on the occasion of removing the remains of Captains Walker and Gillespie, on the twenty-first of April, A.D. 1856. Published by a committee of citizens
Author Wilson, James C.
Date 1856
Document Type Pamphlet
Names Walker, Sam; Gillespie, Ad.
Region Texas
Keywords Texas Rangers, weapons, Mexican War
Theme Borderlands; The Imagined West
Publisher Office of The Santonio Ledger
Place of Publication San Antonio
Additional Information From the Colton Storm catalogue: "Walker and Gillespie, both Texas Rangers, were killed fighting in Mexico. Gillespie died in Monterrey in 1846 and Walker at Huamantla, Tlaxcala. Walker was the man who helped Samuel Colt develop the "Walker Colt"."
Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection Everett D. Graff Collection of Western Americana
Reference Graff 4704
Catalogue Link The Newberry Library Catalogue