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1Horizon Environmental Services, Inc., Final Report, Padre Island National Seashore Vegetative History, June 1989, Executive Summary.

2Dan Scurlock, et al, Archeological Assessment, Padre Island National Seashore, Texas Historical Commission, June 1974, p. 5.


4Scurlock, p. 6.

5Scurlock, pp. 5-6.

6Scurlock, pp. 29-31.


8Martin Salinas, Historic Indian Populations of the Rio Grande Delta and Vicinity, master's thesis, University of Texas at Austin, August 1986, pp. 82-88.

9Corpus Christi Caller Times, June 4, 1971.

10Scurlock, pp. 26-29.

11Scurlock, pp. 25-29.

12Scurlock, pp. 17-19.

13Weise, Padre Island National Seashore, A Guide to the Geology, Natural Environments, and History of a Texas Barrier Island, 1991, p. 67.

14Ibid., p. 20.

15One league varies in definition from 2.4 to 4.6 statute miles.

16Scurlock, p. 21.

17Scurlock, pp. 20-21.

18Scurlock, p. 21.


20Weise, p. 70.


22Vernon Smylie, The Secrets of Padre Island, n.p.

23Scurlock, p. 22.

24Writers Round Table, Padre Island, Naylor Company, San Antonio, 1950, p. 177

25Ibid., p. 183.

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