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Title Naturalists of the frontier.
Imprint Dallas, Univ. Press, Southern Methodist Univ., 1948.


 Main Stacks  QH26 .G42 1948    AVAILABLE
Edition [2d ed., rev. and enl.]
Description 296 p. port., maps. 24 cm.
Subject Science -- Texas -- history.
Science -- Texas -- Biography.
Natural history -- Texas.
Frontier and pioneer life -- Texas.
Contents The naturalist on the frontier.--Jacob Boll.--In defense of Jean Louis Berlandier.--Thomas Drummond.--Audubon in Texas.--Louis Cachand Ervendberg.--Ferdinand Jakob Lindheimer.--Ferdinand Roemer and his travels in Texas.--Charles Wright.--Gideon Lincecum.--Julien Reverchon.--Gustaf Wilhelm Belfrage.--Notes on scientists of the first frontier.--Principal sources of the foregoing chapters (p. 264-269)--A partial list of naturalists and collectors in Texas, 1820-1880.--Incomplete list of the author's publications on the history of science in early Texas (p. 285-288)