Part 3, Note 44

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Dewees, Letters from an Early Settler of Texas, pp. 247-248, DeWitt Clinton Baker, comp., A Texas Scrap-Book (New York: A. S. Barnes and Co., 1875), p. 327; Telegraph and Texas Register, June 22, 1842, June 28, 1843; Hollon and Butler, eds., William Bollaert's Texas, p. 261; Petition of the Citizens of the Colorado Valley, n. d. [c. 1843], Memorials and Petitions, Texas State Archives, Austin; Gammel, comp., The Laws of Texas 1822-1897, vol. 2, pp. 937-940. See also A. B. Lawrence, Texas in 1840 (New York: 1840), p. 93; Francis S. Latham, Travels in the Republic of Texas, 1842 (Austin: The Encino Press, 1971), p. 19. Regarding the identity of the keelboat, see the following footnote.