Icaria: an aborted utopia on the Texas frontier
Kagay, Dr. Donald J.
History-19th century-Dallas, Texas , Social change-19th century-Dallas, Texas
New immigrants were coming to the United States during the 1840's. Many saw America as a chance to start a new life-free of Europe's rigid class structures. Many from France decided to start a utopian colony near Dallas, Texas called Icaria.