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A retired member of the New York City Fire Department, Bill Groneman (1952- ) is an author whose works explore the history of the American West. He has written extensively on the Battle of the Alamo and the life and death of defender David Crockett.

The collection contains typescripts, galley copies, and other material related to the production of three books by Bill Groneman: Roll Call at the Alamo (co-authored by Phil Rosenthal); Alamo Defenders: A Genealogy, the People and Their Words; and Defense of a Legend: Crockett and the de la Peña Diary. Some typescripts include annotations and attached editorial lists.


Alamo defenders, Manuscripts

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Groneman (Bill) Production Papers, 1988-1993



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