These are historical diaries and journals from the state of Texas. The original writers of these diaries and journals either lived in Texas or spent extensive time in Texas during the period in which the diary was written.

Diary of a Union POW after the Battle of Sabine Pass II

This is the diary of Stephen H. Wright, a soldier in the New York 75th Infantry during the American Civil War (1861-1865) who was captured during the Second Battle of Sabine Pass on September 8, 1863. This battle was part of a failed attempt by the Union Army to invade […]