By Frederick Law Olmsted
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For 8 centuries, the Texas frontier has noticeable conquest, exploration, immigration, revolution and innovation, leaving to background a solid of attention-grabbing characters and appealing stories. Its old interval started in 1519 with Spanish exploration, yet there has been a prehistory lengthy sooner than, approximately fifteen thousand years previous, with the arriving of individuals to Texas.
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