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Category: All Categories: Americana & U.S. States: TX: Cities
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1.
Adair, A. Garland and Perry, E.H., Illustrated by: Photos  
Austin and Commodore Perry

Publisher: Texas Heritage Foundtn Inc. Austin, TX 1956.
xiv, 234 pp, orange cloth covered boards w/black lettering, wht glossy dj w/black-green lettering. The book records the progress of Austin, Texas during the course of the last fifty years as recorded in the activities & influence of Commodore E.H. Perry, Sr. dj stain on back cover, dj chipped on the edges, foxing to the endpapers, dampstaining on the boards Good- Hard Cover Good 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo

Appr.: | AUD 27.11 CAD 27.74 EUR 18.24 GBP 15.11 JPY 2,508.00 MXN 313.50 ZAR 250.80 

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Adair, A. Garland and Perry, E.H., Illustrated by: Photos  
Austin and Commodore Perry

Publisher: Texas Heritage Foundtn Inc. Austin, TX 1956.
xiv, 234 pp, orange cloth covered boards w/black lettering, wht glossy dj w/black-green lettering. Inscribed & SIGNED by the author on the ffep. The book records the progress of Austin, Texas during the course of the last fifty years as recorded in the activities & influence of Commodore E.H. Perry, Sr. small chips edges of the dj. Inscribed & SIGNED By Author Very Good- Hard Cover Very Good 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo

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3.
Agan, Jean, Illustrated by: Photos & Maps  
The History of Richland Hills, Texas 1950-1986 : Sesquicentennial Ediiton

Publisher: Richland Hills Sesquicentennial Committee Richland Hills, TX 1986.
219 pp, [5], brown leatherette boards w/wmbossed front cover. The book contains brief history of Richland Hills, Texas, along with brief biographies of various city officials. It contains family histories of numerous families from Richland Hills. It also contains information on various businesses, churches and other organizations. Richland Hills is located in the northeastern sector of Tarrant County in the fork of Highway 183 and Grapevine Highway. No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good Sm4to from 9" to 11"

Appr.: | AUD 73.51 CAD 75.22 EUR 49.45 GBP 40.96 JPY 6,800.00 MXN 850.00 ZAR 680.00 

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4.
Allen, Estill Franklin , Illustrated by: Photos & Maps  
North West and South Central Brown County, Texas

Publisher: North West and South Central Book Committee Brownwood, TX 1987.
xvi, 250 pp, red clothcovered boards w/silver lettering. Book contains history and some genealogy on families of north west and south central Brown County. It begins w/maps, then info on the Cross Cut School, scholls of north west Brown County, families of north west Brown County, schools of south central Brown County, history of Jordan Springs community, families of south central Brown County, and Cedar Point families. It has index at the end. prev owners address lable and bookplate on the FPD. First Edition No Jacket Hard Cover Near Fine 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall

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5.
Anderson, Charles G. w/foreword by Kelton, Elmer, Illustrated by: Photos w/illustrations by Bright, Lu  
Reflections : An Album of West Texas History, 1840-1990

Publisher: Charles G. Anderson Snyder, TX 1990.
xiv, 496 pp. brown leatherette boards w/gilt lettering on front & spine w/illustration on the front cover, pictorial front endpapers and map rear endpapers, #1739 of 2000 cc's. The book has information on General William Read Surrey, settlers, buffalo, Inidans, Josiah Wright Mooar, Willma Henry Snyder, Nunn Brothers, forts, dugouts, cities, law and order, ranching, oil, education, war and the military and other information. The book contains quite a few photographs concerning the area. Limited/Numbered No Jacket Hard Cover Near Fine 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Limited & Numbered Edition

Appr.: | AUD 91.89 CAD 94.03 EUR 61.82 GBP 51.20 JPY 8,500.00 MXN 1,062.50 ZAR 850.00 

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6.
Anderson, Charles G., Illustrated by: Photos w/illustrations by Bright, Lu  
Reflections : An Album of West Texas History, 1840-1990

Publisher: Charles G. Anderson Snyder, TX 1990.
xiv, 496 pp. brown leather boards w/gilt lettering on front & spine w/illustration on the front cover, pictorial front endpapers and map rear endpapers, #257 of 2000 cc's, SIGNED by the author on the verso of the ffep. 89-082300. The book has information on General William Read Surrey, settlers, buffalo, Inidans, Josiah Wright Mooar, Willma Henry Snyder, Nunn Brothers, forts, dugouts, cities, law and order, ranching, oil, education, war and the military and other information. The book contains quite a few photographs concerning the area. Signed by Author Limited/Numbered No Jacket Full-Leather Hard Cover Near Fine 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Limited & Numbered Edition

Appr.: | AUD 110.27 CAD 112.83 EUR 74.18 GBP 61.45 JPY 10,200.00 MXN 1,275.00 ZAR 1,020.00 

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7.
Andrews, Danny, Illustrated by: Photos  
A Pictorial History of Hale County, Texas

Publisher: Plainview Daily Herald Plainview, TX 1992.
132 pp, blue boards w/silver lettering & illustration on the front board. The book provides a history in pictures of Plainview and Hale County for the late 1800's through the present. No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good+ Oblong Sm8vo - from 7-1/2" to 8"

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8.
Apperson, Henry Milton, Illustrated by: Photos & Map  
A History of West, Texas 1836-1920 - Conflict of Conservative Cultures

Publisher: Texian Press Waco, TX 1969.
vi, 71 pp, brown cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering, Inscribed & SIGNED by the author on the ffep, light brown dj w/pictorial front panel. The book contains a description of the development of the city of West, Texas from 1836 to 1920. The building of the Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad caused considerable economic expanison that resulted in the founding of the town of West. Many of the immigrants of Czech and German descent began arriving as early as 1872. dj soiled, chip missing top of the spine, prev owenr wrote on dj front w/ball point. Inscribed & SIGNED By Author Good Hard Cover Very Good 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

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9.
Austin Chamber of Commerce, Illustrated by: Photos & Maps  
Austin The Friendly City and Her Neighbors

Publisher: Austin Chamber of Commerce Austin, TX 1926.
unpaginated, grey SC wraps w/black lettering. Booklet prepared by the Austin Chamber of Commerce in 1924 extolling the virtures of Austin, "The Friendly City." Booklet has brief paragraphs covering climate, rainfall, population (55,728), transportation, streets & highways, drives, finances, taxes, education, state institutions, churches, recreation, industries, camps, springs & wells, points of interest and other information. Also paragraphs on San Marcos, New Braunfels, Fredericksburg, Kerrville, Johnson City, Georgetown, Blanco, Cameron, Brady, Caldwell, Marble Falls, Llano, Lockhart, Lampasas, Elgin, Burnet, Giddings, San Saba, Gonzales and others. No Jacket Soft Cover w/staples Very Good+ 16mo - over 6" to 7" Tall

Appr.: | AUD 36.76 CAD 37.61 EUR 24.73 GBP 20.48 JPY 3,400.00 MXN 425.00 ZAR 340.00 

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10.
Bailey, Ellis , Illustrated by: Photos  
A History of Hill County, Texas 1838-1965

Publisher: Texian Press Waco, TX 1966.
xii, 269 pp, grey cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering, dj light grey w/black-and-white pictorial front panel. The book provides the physical description of Hill County and also provides information on the early settlers and the start of Hill County. The book contains chapters titled war clouds and war, 1859-1865 and Hill County druing reconstruciton 1865-1880. First Edition Very Good+ Hard Cover Near Fine Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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11.
Baker, J. W. , Illustrated by: Photos & Maps  
A History of Robertson County, Texas

Publisher: Robertson County Historical Survey Committee Waco, TX 1971.
vii, 571 pp,green cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering, dj blu-green-brown-red w/color pictorial front panel and light orange spine & back panels w/red lettering. The book contains information on the early settlement along the Brazos River, starting in the 1820's. It realtes the development of towns and communities in present Robertson county, covering the period from 1837, until world War 1. It provides information on various events that took place. 2nd Edition Good+ Hard Cover Very Good 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

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12.
Baker, J. W., Illustrated by: Photos & Maps  
A History of Robertson County, Texas

Publisher: Robertson County Historical Survey Committee Waco, TX 1971.
vii, 571 pp,green cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering, dj blu-green-brown-red w/color pictorial front panel and light orange spine & back panels w/red lettering. The book contains information on the early settlement along the Brazos River, starting in the 1820's. It realtes the development of towns and communities in present Robertson county, covering the period from 1837, until world War 1. It provides information on various events that took place. 2nd Edition Very Good Hard Cover Very Good 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

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13.
Barkley, Mary Starr, Illustrated by: Photos  
History of Travis County and Austin 1829-1899

Publisher: The Steck Company Waco, TX 1967.
vii, 388 pp, blu cloth boards w/gilt letters, dj white-black w/wraparound pictorial map of austin in 1839. The book relates the growth of a community f/ a small spot in the wilderness to its place in Texas' political & economical world. Book gives a good insight into the persons who laid the foundation f/Travis County. Has roll of Travis Rifles, roll of Capt. Rhoades Fisher, Company "G" of Col Garland's regiment of Texas Volunteers, muster roll of Austin City Light Artillery Company, muster roll of "Travis Confederate Guards", muster roll of " Travis County Mounted RIfles", muster roll of Capitol G uards of Travis County, and muster roll of the "Austin City Light Infantry." Has list of county officials from 1839 to 1900. slight tanning to the dj 2nd Edition Very Good+ Hard Cover Very Good+ 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo

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14.
Barkley, Mary Starr, Illustrated by: Photos  
History of Travis County and Austin 1829-1899

Publisher: The Steck Company Waco, TX 1963.
vii, 388 pp, blu cloth boards w/gilt letters, SIGNED by the author on the ffep, dj white-black w/wraparound pictorial map of austin in 1839. The book relates the growth of a community f/ a small spot in the wilderness to its place in Texas' political & economical world. Book gives a good insight into the persons who laid the foundation f/Travis County. Has roll of Travis Rifles, roll of Capt. Rhoades Fisher, Company "G" of Col Garland's regiment of Texas Volunteers, muster roll of Austin City Light Artillery Company, muster roll of "Travis Confederate Guards", muster roll of " Travis County Mounted RIfles", muster roll of Capitol G uards of Travis County, and muster roll of the "Austin City Light Infantry." Has list of county officials from 1839 to 1900. slight tanning to the dj Signed by Author First Edition Very Good+ Hard Cover Very Good+ 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo

Appr.: | AUD 151.62 CAD 155.14 EUR 102.00 GBP 84.49 JPY 14,025.00 MXN 1,753.13 ZAR 1,402.50 

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15.
Barton, Jim Tom, Illustrated by: Photos  
Eighter from Decatur Growing up in North Texas

Publisher: Texas A&M University Press College Station, TX 1980.
149 pp, brown boards w/black letters, dj tan-wht-blk w/pictorial front, Inscribed & SIGNED by the author. Insights into the ways of a small North Texas county seat during the first decades of this century. Inscribed & SIGNED By Author First Edition Near Fine Hard Cover Near Fine 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo

Appr.: | AUD 32.16 CAD 32.91 EUR 21.64 GBP 17.92 JPY 2,975.00 MXN 371.88 ZAR 297.50 

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Barton, Jim Tom, Illustrated by: Photos  
Eighter from Decatur Growing up in North Texas

Publisher: Texas A&M University Press College Station, TX 1980.
149 pp, brown boards w/black letters, dj tan-wht-blk w/pictorial front. Insights into the ways of a small North Texas county seat during the first decades of this century. First Edition Near Fine Hard Cover Near Fine 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo

Appr.: | AUD 21.60 CAD 22.10 EUR 14.53 GBP 12.04 JPY 1,998.00 MXN 249.75 ZAR 199.80 

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17.
Bauer, Grace, Illustrated by: Photos  
Bee County Centennial 1858-1958

Publisher: The Bee County Centennial, Inc. Beeville, TX 1958.
115 pp, glossy wht SC wraps w/red-blu lettering on the front panel and map in blu on the rear panel. The book is devoted to the development of Bee County. It begins with early background, Irish colonists, the Texas Revolution, the Mier Expedition, Indian raids, the counties jails, the first roads in bee county and more. It lists the some of the people that held some of the positions in the county during those years. pages 70 to 115 contain ads from various businesses. small stain on the front cover. No Jacket Soft Cover Very Good Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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18.
Baylor County Historical Society, Illustrated by: Tucker, Mark  
Salt Pork to Sirloin - the History of Baylor County, Texas from 1878 to 1930 & the History of Baylor County from 1878 to Present - 2 Volumes

Publisher: Baylor County Historical Society Seymour, TX 1977.
(8), 407 pp, xii, 565 pp, 2 volumes. Volume 1 - (1972) brown cloth covered boards w/black illustrated front cover, - the first 227 pages contain information on the county, businesses, clubs, photos, communities, churches, doctors, bar & bench, miscellaneous, schools and ranches. This is followed by 179 pages of family histories. Volume 2 - (1977) - green cloth covered boards w/black lettering & illustrated front panel. It contains information on County Officials, early days, special days, churches, businesses, cattle brands, ranches, farms, communiites, schools and more family histories. Some of the ranches Waggoner or Three D Ranch, Hopkins Ranch, Harrison Ranch, Bar X Ranch, Hash Knife Ranch, Spur, Double Spur, Boone and others. Wayne Gard wrote a short article titled "Cattle Empire of Waggoners." Vol 1 - ex-library book from Abilene Christian University, prev owner wrote on the ffep of vol 2. Donor bookplate on FPD of volume 1. No Jacket Soft Cover w/plastic Spiral Very Good Sm4to from 9" to 11"

Appr.: | AUD 298.65 CAD 305.59 EUR 200.91 GBP 166.42 JPY 27,625.00 MXN 3,453.13 ZAR 2,762.50 

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Baylor County Historical Society, Illustrated by: Tucker, Mark  
Salt Pork to Sirloin - the History of Baylor County, Texas from 1878 to 1930 - Volume 1

Publisher: Baylor County Historical Society Seymour, TX 2004.
(8), 407 pp, glossy tan SC wraps w/black illustrated front panel and w/plastic black spiral binding. The first 227 pages contain information on the county, businesses, clubs, photos, communities, churches, doctors, bar & bench, miscellaneous, schools and ranches. This is followed by 179 pages of family histories. Some of the ranches Waggoner or Three D Ranch, Hopkins Ranch, Harrison Ranch, Bar X Ranch, Hash Knife Ranch, Spur, Double Spur, Boone and others. Wayne Gard wrote a short article titled "Cattle Empire of Waggoners." 4th Printing No Jacket Soft Cover w/plastic Spiral Very Good Sm4to from 9" to 11"

Appr.: | AUD 91.89 CAD 94.03 EUR 61.82 GBP 51.20 JPY 8,500.00 MXN 1,062.50 ZAR 850.00 

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20.
Bennett, Bob, Illustrated by: Vandruff  
Kerr County Texas 1856 - 1956

Publisher: The Naylor Company San Antonio, TX 1956.
xi, 332 pp, brown cloth covered boards w/black lettering, dj tan w/dark brown lettering. Author tells of the early arrivals, mostly from Tennessee who were helped by the Mexicans, Germans & English. It tells how the county was organized, the start of a town, Kerrsville's first cabins, first post office, first germans arriving, British colonists, Kerrville incorporating, the founders and other information. Cracker Barrel Chronicles #2803. prev owner's name stamped on ffep & rfep, dj corners chipped at top & bottom. First Edition Good+ Hard Cover Very Good 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo

Appr.: | AUD 229.73 CAD 235.07 EUR 154.55 GBP 128.01 JPY 21,250.00 MXN 2,656.25 ZAR 2,125.00 

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21.
Bierschwale, Margaret & edited by Devos, Julius E., Illustrated by: Photos  
History of Mason County Texas Through 1964

Publisher: The Mason County Historical Commission Mason, TX 1998.
xiii, 702 pp, red cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering. The book is a combination of two books - Mason County History and Fort Mason History. The book has information on the land of Mason County, colonization, military, Indian depredations, the Mason County War, ranches, organizations and more. Some of the early ranchers were: Louis Martin, Fritz Kothmann, Peter Bickenbach, John Durst, William Gamel, William Green wood, Dr. John McSween, James Ranckl, Wilson Hey and many others. The second book - Fort Mason History - contains background information, Comanche Country, Frontier Protection, building the post, life at the post, headquarters Second Regiment of Cavalry, R.E. Lee and Fort Mason, War years and more. No Jacket Hard Cover Near Fine Sm4to from 9" to 11"

Appr.: | AUD 114.86 CAD 117.53 EUR 77.27 GBP 64.01 JPY 10,625.00 MXN 1,328.13 ZAR 1,062.50 

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22.
Bowles, Flora Gatlin , Illustrated by: Photos & Map  
A No Man's Land Becomes a County

Publisher: The Eagle Press Goldthwaite, TX 1978.
332 pp, dark green clothcovered boards w/gilt lettering on front panel & spine. The book contains the story of a lawless frontier composed of parts of Brown, Comanche, Hamilton and Lampasas Counties. These parts were changed into Mills County in 1887. The book contains nine chapters : Topography and Geography, 1828-1887, 1887-1917, growth of churches, the woman's movement, law enforcement, 1917-1957, history of communities, and builders of a county. Some of the communities listed are: Big Valley, Cedar Knob, Chappell Hill, Center City, Ebony, Caradan, Lookout, Kelly, Mullin, Nabors Creek, Payne's Gap, Pleasant Grove, Mt. Olive, Priddy, Ratler, Star, Williams Ranch, and Center Point. Prev owner wrote on ffep. 2nd Printing No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good+ 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

Appr.: | AUD 75.82 CAD 77.58 EUR 51.00 GBP 42.25 JPY 7,013.00 MXN 876.63 ZAR 701.30 

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23.
Braithwaite, Barbara & edited by McJunkin, Barbara & Abernathy, Ann, Illustrated by: Stall, Sid  
A History of Richardson 1873 - 1973 : Including the Centennial Program of Events June 12-26, 1973

Publisher: Richardson Historical Society Richardson, TX 1973.
78 pp, 16 pg program tipped in at the middle of the book. cream boards w/brown pictorial front panel of windmills and pictorial rear panel. The book contains information about early settlers, the land companies, Breckridge, early education and worship, slavery, civil war and the town of Richardson. The appendix contains interesting facts about Richardson No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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24.
Braudaway, Douglas Lee, Illustrated by: Photos & Illustrations  
Val Verde County : Images of America

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing Charleston, SC 1999.
128 pp, tan-black-dark brown SC wraps w/wraparound pictorial. The book tells the history of one of the largest counties in Texas. Del Rio is the county seat, but county also contains Langtry of Judge Roy Bean fame. Book features over two hundred images accompanied by informative paragraphs. one corner bumped. No Jacket Soft Cover Very Good+ Sm4to from 9" to 11"

Appr.: | AUD 15.58 CAD 15.94 EUR 10.48 GBP 8.68 JPY 1,441.00 MXN 180.13 ZAR 144.10 

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Brownwood Bulletin w/Brown County Museum of History , Illustrated by: Photos  
A Pictorial History of Brown County : The Early Years

Publisher: The Pediment Group, Inc. Vancouver, WA 1999.
128 pp, glossy white papercovered boards w/black-and-white pictorial front panel and black lettering on the spine. Collection of photos of the settlers of Brown County. The first settlers came in 1856 and by 1900 there were 16, 019 people living in the county. The book has nine sections: Schools & Education, Public Service, Commerce & Industry, SOciety, Residential, Transportation, People, Disasters, adn Celebration & Recreation. First Edition No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good Oblong Sm8vo - from 7-1/2" to 8"

Appr.: | AUD 91.44 CAD 93.56 EUR 61.51 GBP 50.95 JPY 8,458.00 MXN 1,057.25 ZAR 845.80 

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26.
Bruce, Leona Banister, Illustrated by: Photos  
Trickham, Texas a Neighborly Chronicle

Publisher: The Anson Jones Press Salado, TX 1966.
[8], 128 pp, green-wht cloth covered boards w/green-white pictorials, green endpaper maps. History of Trickham, Texas and some of the early settlers. Some of the family names are Williams, Fiveash, Dofflemyer, Mullin, Boles, Chisum, Himmins, and others. They tell of Indian depredations, of Rangers, and more. slight rubbing to top & bottom of the spine, the majority of the pages are uncut. Limited No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good+ 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall

Appr.: | AUD 252.70 CAD 258.57 EUR 170.00 GBP 140.81 JPY 23,375.00 MXN 2,921.88 ZAR 2,337.50 

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Bruce, Leona Banister, Illustrated by: Photos & Maps  
Santa Anna's Peak

Publisher: Nortex Press Quanah, TX 1976.
vi, 176 pp, green leatherette boards w/gilt lettering on the front panel and spine, map on the FPD, Inscribed & SIGNED by the author on the ffep. Santa Anna's Peak was two low hills that were flat-topped mesas, some three-hundred feet high. They were the only eminence above the miles of slopes that lifted them up to sight. Some of the family names mentioned are: Brannan, Brooke, Brown, coleman, Creswell, Dibrell, Mathews, Parker, Smith, Thomas, Turner, White, Williams, Wallace, and many others. Inscribed & SIGNED By Author First Edition No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good+ Sm4to from 9" to 11"

Appr.: | AUD 137.84 CAD 141.04 EUR 92.73 GBP 76.81 JPY 12,750.00 MXN 1,593.75 ZAR 1,275.00 

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Bryson, Conrey, Illustrated by: Wolfe, Bassel  
Down Went McGinty : El Paso in the wonderful Nineties

Publisher: Texas Western Press El Paso, TX 1977.
150 pp, green cloth boards w/gilt lettering, stamped on FPD "permanent record Texas Western Press" . No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good+ 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

Appr.: | AUD 16.09 CAD 16.46 EUR 10.82 GBP 8.96 JPY 1,488.00 MXN 186.00 ZAR 148.80 

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US$14.88
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29.
Caldwell, Shirley and Greene, Bob and Nail, Reilly w/intro by Greene, A.C., Illustrated by: Photos  
For 500 Years : the Shackelford County Courthouse

Publisher: Bright Sky Books Albany, NY 2001.
120 pp, light brown cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering, dj light brown-green-brown w/wht-black lettering w/illustrated front & spine, & two small pictures on the back. The story of how Shackelford County Courthouse has stood, in spite of dangers of fire & a collapsed ceiling. The story of frontier Texas, forts trail, buffalo hunters, cattle drives, ranching & discovery of oil. Author tells how this Texas county was settled & how the Courthouse was built. Also has the stories of different characters whose lives intersected with the Courthouse. First Edition Near Fine Hard Cover Near Fine Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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30.
Cantrell, Owen M., Illustrated by: Photos  
Mesquite Fire Department Commemorative Edition

Publisher: Taylor Publishing Company Dallas, TX 1985.
120 pp, blk-red glossy boards w/color illustrated front cover. The book covers the history of the Mesquite, Texas Fire Department which began in 1939. Pictorial volume of some of fires & accidents the department covered, & photos of members of the fire department in 1985. No Jacket Hard Cover Near Fine 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall

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31.
Cartwright, Gary, Illustrated by: Photos  
Galveston : a History of the Island

Publisher: Atheneum New York, NY 1991.
ix, [3], 338 pp, quarterbound w/red papercovered boards and w/black clothcovered spine w/gilt lettering, glossy tan dj w/color illustrated front panel and black-and-white photo of the author on the rear panel. The author portrays the various heroes and eccentrics, dreamers and achievers, who passed through in the early days of Texas. prev owner wrote on the ffep as a gift for Christmas. First Edition Very Good+ Hard Cover Very Good+ Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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32.
Casey, Clifford B., Illustrated by: Photos  
A Baker's Dozen : we were thirteen the Caseys of Tuscola, Taylor County, Texas

Publisher: Pioneer Book Publishers, Inc. Seagraves, TX 1974.
252 pp, red-gilt cloth boards w/illustrated front by Ron Reynolds. the story of the Casey Clan in Jim Ned Valley and the history of Taylor County, Texas. Covers the early settlers of Tuscola Valley, and Tuscola. No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall

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33.
Cirker, Hayward; Cirker, Blanche, Illustrated by: Shelton, Caroline  
Festivals of San Antionio

Publisher: Trinity University Press San Antonio, TX 1983.
37 pp, green clothcovered boards w/gilt lettering on the front cover and spine, dj cream w/color illustrated front panel of the Battle of Flowers Parade in front of the Menger Hotel. The book offers a glimpse of some of the festivities of the year, from the extravaganzas of color, sound, food, adn events, to the more soluemn ceremonials in San Antonio, Texas. Some of the festivals are: River Parade, Battle of Flowers Parade, night in old San Antonio, Pilgrimage to the Alamo, Fiesta Arts Fair, King William Street Fair, Trail Riders to the Stock Show and Rodeo, Concepción Festival, Texas Folklife Festival, Blessing of the Animals, Mariachi Mass, Las Posadas, and Los Pastores. Near Fine Hard Cover Near Fine Sm8vo 7-1/2" to 8" Tall

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34.
Clarke, A. B.; Perry, Anne, Illustrated by Photos, Illustrated by: Shelton, Caroline  
Festivals of San Antionio

Publisher: Trinity University Press San Antonio, TX 1983.
37 pp, green clothcovered boards w/gilt lettering on the front cover and spine, dj cream w/color illustrated front panel of the Battle of Flowers Parade in front of the Menger Hotel. The book offers a glimpse of some of the festivities of the year, from the extravaganzas of color, sound, food, adn events, to the more soluemn ceremonials in San Antonio, Texas. Some of the festivals are: River Parade, Battle of Flowers Parade, night in old San Antonio, Pilgrimage to the Alamo, Fiesta Arts Fair, King William Street Fair, Trail Riders to the Stock Show and Rodeo, Concepción Festival, Texas Folklife Festival, Blessing of the Animals, Mariachi Mass, Las Posadas, and Los Pastores. Prev owner wrote on half title page as a gift. Near Fine Hard Cover Near Fine Sm8vo 7-1/2" to 8" Tall

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35.
Clarke, Mary Whatley, Illustrated by: Photos  
The Palo Pinto Story

Publisher: Mary Whatley Clarke Fort Worth, TX 1956.
x, 36 pp (plates), 172 pp, dark maroon cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering on the front cover and the spine. Collection of stories about early settlers and pioneers that settled in Palo Pinto, Texas. Some of the stories are: The Coming of the Settlers, City of the Dead Laid Out, The Partitioning of Negro Slaves in the County, Trek to Belknap, Loving dn Goodnight were Palo Pinto County Ranchmen, James C. Son and the Twinkling Star, Cherished Bits of County History, Eighty-Three Years on one Ranch, Caraway Family values Madstone, Uncle Roy Hittson, and many others. Cracker Barrell Chronicles #3650. prev owner's name & date on half-title page. First Edition No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

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36.
Clemens, Gus, Illustrated by: Photos, Illustrations & Maps  
The Concho Country

Publisher: Mulberry Avenue Books San Antonio, TX 1981.
232 pp, light brown cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering on the spine, white map endpapers w/blue-black lettering & lines, SIGNED by author on the verso of the ffep, dj dark brown w/gilt titles on the front cover and spine and w/grey lettering of author's name on the front cover. This is the story of the region touched by the river "Concho." The land touched by the rivers, more than 12, 500 square miles, was called the "Concho Country", by the early pioneers. The book contains more than 300 historial and modern photographys with 49 in full color and a dozen maps and drawings illustrating the text. Signed by Author First Edition Very Good+ Hard Cover Near Fine 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall

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37.
Clemens, Gus, Illustrated by: Photos, Illustrations & Maps  
The Concho Country

Publisher: Mulberry Avenue Books San Antonio, TX 1981.
viii, 184 pp, light brown cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering on the spine, white map endpapers w/blue-black lettering & lines. This is the story of the region touched by the river "Concho." The land touched by the rivers, more than 12, 500 square miles, was called the "Concho Country", by the early pioneers. The book contains historial and modern photographys and maps and drawings illustrating the text. This edition was underwritten by ETHICON, a medical products company. 3rd Edition No Jacket Hard Cover Near Fine 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall

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38.
compiled by Spiller, Wayne and assisted by McSwain (Griffin), Elizabeth and Murray, Thelma (Jackson), Illustrated by: Ph  
Handbook of McCulloch County History - Volume 1

Publisher: Pioneer Book Publishers Seagraves, TX 1976.
x, 618 pp, tan cloth covered boards w/black lettering on front panel & spine w/illustrated front panel. The book presents history on the creation of McCulloch County along with information on the following communities: Milburn, Camp San Saba, Lost Creek, Vica, and Brady City. It contains the Barfoot Thesis - a History of McCulloch County, Texas. It has information on early ranching, the last confederates, Indians in McCulloch and more. No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good+ Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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39.
Cox, Mary L., Illustrated by: Photos & Tables  
History of Hale County, Texas

Publisher: Mary L. Cox Plainview, TX 1937.
xi, 230 pp, orange clothcovered boards w/black lettering and outline of Texas on the front cover. The book begins with the early history of the county, the settlement, the lands and the land problems. It contains a legal & judicial history section, financial history seciton, medical history section, Religious history section and military history section. The last section in the book contains stories of the old timers such as: W. F. Meador, J. N. Morrison, Amy Graves, and others. Some of the ranches mentioned are Morrison Ranch, Circle Ranch, Spade Ranch, and XIT Ranch. Herd #595 No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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40.
Cox, Mike w/foreword by Johnson, Lady Bird, Illustrated by: Photos, Illustrations & Map  
Historic Austin - an Illustrated History

Publisher: Historical Publishing Network San Antonio, TX 1998.
160 pp, dark blue buckram boards w/gilt lettering, SIGNED by the author on the title page, glossy blu-black-grey-green-red dj w/color wraparound illustration. The book is a publication of the Heritage Society of Austin. The book contains an early history of Austin along with current events. The book contains some of the companies that affect the quality of life in Austin, currently. Signed by Author First Edition Near Fine Hard Cover Near Fine 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall

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41.
Cox, Mike w/foreword by Johnson, Lady Bird, Illustrated by: Photos, Illustrations & Map  
Historic Austin - an Illustrated History

Publisher: Historical Publishing Network San Antonio, TX 2011.
98 pp, blue-white-grey SC wrpas w/glossy blu-black-grey-green-red dj w/color wraparound illustration. The book is a publication of the Heritage Society of Austin. The book contains an early history of Austin along with current events. The book contains some of the companies that affect the quality of life in Austin, currently. 2nd Edition No Jacket Soft Cover Near Fine 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall

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42.
Craig, Horace, Illustrated by: Photos & Maps  
The Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District: An Illustrated History and Guide

Publisher: Morris Publishing Kearney, NE 1994.
viii, 80 pp, glossy brown SC wraps w/color pictorial front & pictorial rear cover. The booklet is a guide to the Fort Worth Stockyards. It describes the state historical markers in the stockyard and provides a brief history of the stockyards. The booklet provides a tour of the area and describes the various highlights. The book states it is a printing sampel and was printed with the words Sample not for sale on the pages, light stain on the fore edge of the booklet. 4th Printing No Jacket Soft Cover Very Good 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo

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43.
Crawford, Gene, Illustrated by: Photos & Map  
Rockwall County History

Publisher: Rockwall County Historical Foundation Rockwall, TX 1984.
264 pp, brown leather boards w/embossed front panel, light brown endpapers w/family record & tree charts on the rear endpaper. The book contains information on Rockwall County, the personalities, county organizations, Rockwall, Royse City, the Rock Wall, Manson-LaMoreaux-Hartman House, McLendon-Chisholm and family histories. Prev owner's name on FPD blacked out w/black marker, slight wear to bottom front corner. First Edition No Jacket Full-Leather Hard Cover Very Good 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall

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44.
Crouch, Carrie J. w/intro by Benedict, Harry Yandell, Illustrated by: Photos  
A History of Young County, Texas

Publisher: Texas State Historical Ass'n Austin, TX 1956.
xiv, 326 pp, white clothcovered boards w/orange title blocks and black lettering, dj cream w/black lettering w/dark brown-orange illustrated front panel, map endpapers, Young County cattle brands on frontispiece. This book is a revision of the 1937 edition. Young county was the birthplace of the Texas Cattle Raisers Association in 1877 and the site of the frontier fort of Belknap. The Kiowa and Comanche ranged in this land and it was part of the Peters' Colony. This is an account of a West Texas county. dj sunned, small chips along top edge of the dj, two small tears along top edge of the rear panel of the dj. small chips on the top front corner and bottom spine corner of the rear panel of the dj. reprint of TSHA - WInfrey pg 36. Revised Very Good- Hard Cover Near Fine Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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45.
Curtis, Albert, Illustrated by: Photos  
Fabulous San Antonio

Publisher: The Naylor Company San Antonio, TX 1955.
298 pp, yel cloth covered boards w/brown lettering, brown-pink dj. Book about San Antonio, lore, anecdotes, folklore and forgotten stories. dj chips missing top & bottom of the spine, chipped on flap, prev owner wrote on ffep. First Edition Fair Hard Cover Very Good- 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

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46.
Curtis, Albert, Illustrated by: Photos  
Fabulous San Antonio

Publisher: The Naylor Company San Antonio, TX 1955.
298 pp, yel cloth covered boards w/brown lettering, brown-pink dj, book & dj spines sunned. Book about San Antonio, Texas lore, anecdotes, folklore and forgotten stories. First Edition Very Good Hard Cover Very Good 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

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47.
Cutter, Paul F., Illustrated by: Photos  
Early Lubbock : A Cultural View

Publisher: Eakin Press Austin, TX 1991.
vi, 114 pp, black cloth covered boards w/glossy black dj w/wht-red lettering w/pictorial front & back. Story of rural West Texas town's struggle for cultural identity during its early years, f/1891 to World War I. Book traces development of town's Band Hall and Opera House, where most cultural events took place. First Edition Near Fine Hard Cover Near Fine 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall

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48.
Cutter, Paul F., Illustrated by: Photos  
Early Lubbock: A Cultural View

Publisher: Eakin Press Austin, TX 1991.
vi, 114 pp, black cloth covered boards, glossy black dj w/wht-red lettering w/pictorial front & back. The story of a rural West Texas town's struggle for cultural identity during its early years, f/1891 to World War I. The book traces development of town's Band Hall and Opera House, where most cultural events took place. First Edition Near Fine Hard Cover Near Fine 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall

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49.
Daggett, Marsha Lea, Illustrated by: Photos, Illustrations & Maps  
Pecos County History Volume 1 & 2

Publisher: Staked Plains Press Canyon, TX 1984.
viii, 438 pp, & xii, 583 pp, blu cloth over boards w/gilt lettering, light blu dj w/color wraparound illustration. The first volume provides a chronicle of events, communities and people in Pecos County in West Texas. Volume 1 & 2 were compiled by the Pecos County Historical Commission from 1973 -1983. The first volume presents the prehistory of the Pecos County along with natural resources, such springs, Leon Water Holes, creeks, geology, topography and minerals, vegetation, plants of Western Texas and fauna. It describes some of the early trails and military in the area. It covers farming, ranching, minerals, conveyance, treasures and catastrophes in the area. Fort Stockton is the county seat of Pecos County. Volume 2 contains the family histories. Some of the names listed are: Armstrong, Baker, Bennett, Brown, Clemmer, Cummings, Dunn, Dyche, Fulcher, Galvan, Gamboa, Harris, Holmes, Lea, McCarty, McKee, Monroe, Oates, Pfiester, Rooney, Smith, Turner, Wallace, Walker, Wilson, and many others. First Edition No Jacket Hard Cover Near Fine 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall

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50.
Daggett, Marsha Lea, Illustrated by: Photos, Illustrations & Maps  
Pecos County History Volume 1

Publisher: Staked Plains Press Canyon, TX 1984.
viii, 438 pp, blu cloth over boards w/gilt lettering, light blu dj w/color wraparound illustration. The book provides a chronicle of events, communities and people in Pecos County in West Texas. The book was compiled by the Pecos County Historical Commission form 1973 -1983. The book presents the prehistory of the Pecos County along with natural resources such springs, Leon Water Holes, creeks, geology, topography and minerals, vegetation, plants of Western Texas and fauna. It describes some of the early trails and military in the area. It covers farming, ranching, minerals, conveyance, treasures and catastrophes in the area. Fort Stockton is the county seat of Pecos County. dj small chip on front top edge by spine, several small tears on dj top & bottom edges. First Edition Good+ Hard Cover Very Good+ 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall

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51.
Daly, Loraine and Reumert, Pat, Illustrated by: Photos & Illustrations  
The Padre Island Story

Publisher: The Naylor Press San Antonio, TX 1962.
xii, (12), 52 pp, blu SC wraps w/blk-wht lettering w/illustrated front & photos of authors on the back, map on verso of front cover. slight rubbing to edges w/slight soiling. Brief history of Padre Island and some of the early arrivals. 2nd Printing No Jacket Soft Cover Good+ 12mo - over 7" - 71/2" Tall

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52.
Daly, Loraine and Reumert, Pat, Illustrated by: Photos & Illustrations  
The Padre Island Story

Publisher: The Naylor Press San Antonio, TX 1962.
HB. Very Good/Very Good. 3rd Printing. 12mo - 7" to 7-1/2". xii, (12), 52 pp, blu boards w/blk illustrated front, dj light blu w/blk lettering w/illustrated front, illustrated endpapers w/map. Brief history of Padre Island and some of the early arrivals to Padre. Also intertwined with the story is that of Rio Grande Valley. Has stories of Lafitte, Padre Balli, the cannibalistic Karankawa Indians and the Spanish explorers. Prev owner wrote on half title page, spine of dj sunned. 3rd Printing Very Good Hard Cover Very Good 12mo - over 7" - 71/2" Tall

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53.
Daly, Loraine and Reumert, Pat, Illustrated by: Photos & Illustrations  
The Padre Island Story

Publisher: The Naylor Press San Antonio, TX 1962.
xii, (12), 52 pp, blu SC wraps w/blk-wht lettering w/illustrated front & photos of authors on the back, map on verso of front cover. Brief history of Padre Island and some of the early arrivals. No Jacket Soft Cover Very Good+ 12mo - over 7" - 71/2" Tall

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54.
Daniels, A. Pat, Illustrated by: Photos & Maps  
Bolivar! Gulf Coast Peninsula

Publisher: Peninsula Press of Texas Crystal Beach, TX 1985.
x, 113 pp, glossy white boards w/black lettering, tipped in map in rear of the book. Inscribed and SIGNED by the author on the verso of the half title page and SIGNED by the author on the recto of the first half title page. The book has two half title pages. The book contains features, facts, photographs, maps and history of the Bolivar Peninsula. The residential areas were Port Bolivar, Crystal Beach, Caplen, Gilcrest and High Island. It describes the different methods of transportation: ferries, rail, bus service and roads. It includes information on the major man-made additions. It covers the schools, organizations, utilities, businesses, medical facilities, and cemeteries. prev owner's name on half title page blacked out w/marker by previous owner. Inscribed & SIGNED By Author No Jacket Soft Cover Very Good+ Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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55.
Daniels, A. Pat, Illustrated by: Photos & Maps  
Bolivar! Gulf Coast Peninsula

Publisher: Peninsula Press of Texas Crystal Beach, TX 1985.
x, 113 pp, glossy white boards w/black lettering, tipped in map in rear of the book. Inscribed and SIGNED by the author on the verso of the half title page. The book contains features, facts, photographs, maps and history of the Bolivar Peninsula. The residential areas were Port Bolivar, Crystal Beach, Caplen, Gilcrest and High Island. It describes the different methods of transportation: ferries, rail, bus service and roads. It includes information on the major man-made additions. It covers the schools, organizations, utilities, businesses, medical facilities, and cemeteries. prev owner's name on half title page blacked out w/marker by previous owner. Inscribed & SIGNED By Author No Jacket Soft Cover Very Good Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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56.
Darden, Robert, Illustrated by: Photos  
An Austin Avenue Legacy - 100 Years with the Waco-McLennan County Library

Publisher: Waco-McLennan County Library Waco, TX 1997.
271 pp, light brown cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering, dj red w/light brown lettering w/black-and-white pictorial front & rear panel. Austin Avenue in Waco connects the Brazos and the heart of downtown Waco with an enclave of "old Waco." The book provides a history of the Waco-McLennan County Library. Near Fine Hard Cover Near Fine 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

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57.
Darden, Robert, Illustrated by: Photos  
An Austin Avenue Legacy - 100 Years with the Waco-McLennan County Library

Publisher: Waco-McLennan County Library Waco, TX 1997.
271 pp, light orange cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering, dj red w/light brown lettering w/black-and-white pictorial front & rear panel. Austin Avenue in Waco connects the Brazos and the heart of downtown Waco with an enclave of "old Waco." The book provides a history of the Waco-McLennan County Library. Near Fine Hard Cover Near Fine 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

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58.
Davis, John L., Illustrated by: Photos  
San Antonio: a Historical Portrait

Publisher: The Encino Press Austin, TX 1978.
v, 183 pp, cream clothcovered boards w/black lettering on the spine, dj brown w/black-and-white photos on the front & rear panels. The author explores with text and pictures the different cities that San Antonio has been and remains today: the historic city of eighteenth-century Spanish missions, the city of the siege and fall of the Alamo, the city of the continuous military encampments of five nations, the city that retains its links to the "old country" Sout of the Border, and the city where ordinary people live their lives. dj price-clipped and small tear on top edge of rear panel. Very Good+ Hard Cover Near Fine Oblong 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

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59.
Davis, Wallace, Illustrated by: Photos  
My Home Town - the Bedias Story

Publisher: The Gulf Publishing Company Houston, TX 1953.
231 pp, dark red clothcovered boards w/a line pattern on the boards w/gilt stamped title on front & spine, Inscribed and SIGNED by the author on the half-title page, endpaper maps. The book is a local story about Bedias, Texas. The town derived its name from two Bedias Creeks (North and South), whose confluence forms a single stream that pours its waters itno the Trinity River. The creeks got their name from the Bidai Indians who inhabited the area in the early 1800's. The book contains information about the early days, pioneers, Bidai Indians, the Dodson Story, politics, banks, churches, schools, sports, veterans, Bediasites, Pankey-Shiloh, family historys, and more. No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good+ Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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60.
Dean, Winnie Mims , Illustrated by: Photos  
Jefferson Queen of the Cypress

Publisher: Mathis, Van Nort & Company Dallas, TX 1953.
80 pp, light green patterned clothcovered boards w/dark green title block & lettering on the front cover, Inscribed and SIGNED by author on the ffep, green-white dj w/wraparound illustration. Includes a half page prospectus for the book. The book contains about one hundred photographs. It has a history of Jefferson from its first settlement and founding, story of death of Robert Potter, signer of the Texas declaration of independence, the Diamond Bessie mystery and the murder trial of her companion Abe Rothchild. dj rubbed on edges, tear at bottom of the dj spine, and small chips at the dj corners, several stains on the dj front flap. Inscribed & SIGNED By Author First Edition Good+ Hard Cover Very Good 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

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61.
Debo, Darrell , Illustrated by: Photos  
Burnet County History - a Pioneer History 1847-1979 Volume 1

Publisher: Eakin Press Burnet, TX 1979.
x, 390 pp, red leatherette boards w/gilt lettering on the front cover & spine, SIGNED by author on the title page, map endpapers, brown dj w/black-and-white pictorial front panel w/black border line. The volume traces the pioneer history of the county from the early settlements in the 1840s through organization of the county in 1852, only 16 years after the battle of San Jacinto and brief seven years after statehood. The twenty chapters cover county history from pre-historic times, pioneer settlement, Indian depredations, the War between the States and Reconstruction into the Twentieth Century. Signed by Author Very Good+ Hard Cover Leatherette Near Fine 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall

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62.
Didway, Charles, Illustrated by: Photos  
Wagon Wheels : A History of Garza County

Publisher: Pioneer Book Publishers, Inc. Seagraves, TX 1973.
340 pp, brown cloth boards w/black lettering & deco. The history of Garza County, Texas compiled by Garza County Historical Survey Committee and its History Book Sub-committee. Book covers the beginning of Garza County, the pioneers & pioneer families, ranches, industries, businesses, churches, lodges, schools, clubs and miscellany. No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall

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63.
Duff, Katharyn, Illustrated by: Photos & Maps  
Abilene . . . On Catclaw Creek : a Profile of a West Texas Town

Publisher: The Reporter Publishing Co. Abilene, TX 1970.
xi, 298 pp, brown cloth covered boards w/black illustrations on the front cover and black lettering on the spine, dj light brown-grey-black-orange-wht w/illustrated front panel w/photo of the author on the rear flap. The book sketches the profile of a town in their own words. It tells about the town being the promotional creation of the T&P Railroad (Texas and Pacific). The book contains a list of early marriage licenses and the muster-in-roll of Abilene's own 36th Division company in World War 1. spine sunned, some rubbing on the dj, w/small tear on top edge. 2nd Printing Very Good Hard Cover Near Fine 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

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64.
Dworaczyk, Rev. Edward J. , Illustrated by: Photos  
The Centennial History of Panna Maria, Texas : The Oldest Polish Settlement in America 1854-1954

Publisher: Rev. Ed. J. Dworaczyk 1954.
95 pp, yel cloth covered boards w/dark brown lettering. this volume is a revised reprint of "The First Polish Colonies of America in Texas" published in 1936. The book contains four chapters: chapter one - general remarks the oldest Polish settlement in America, chapter two - Parish of the Immaculate Conception (1854), chapter three - Civil War, and chapter four - Modern Times. some foxing to several of the front pages and to the rear pages. Reprint No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good- Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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65.
Eads, Andrew T., Illustrated by: Photos  
Addison Texas - a Pictorial History

Publisher: The Donning Company Publishers Virginia Beach, VA 2001.
192 pp, dark blu leatherette boards w/silver lettering, black-and-white pictorial endpapers, glossy blu dj w/color pictorial front panel and black-and-white pictorial rear panel. The city is located in North Dallas. The book provides information about the early days when Peters Colony was settled. The book provides information on the town as it progresses to become a big city. top front corners bumped. Very Good+ Hard Cover Very Good+ Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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66.
Eagle Lake Historical Committee , Illustrated by: Photos & Maps  
A History of Eagle Lake Texas

Publisher: Nortex Press Bellingham, WA 1989.
xii, 591 pp, blu clothcovered boards w/gilt lettering on the front cover & spine, black-and-white pictorial endpapers. The book contains a history of Eagle Lake, Texas with the early years, and includes information on stage lines, railroads, post office, government, agriculture and ranching, the history of the schools, churchs, along with retail businesses, and civic organizations. prev owner wrote on verso of the half title page. First Edition No Jacket Hard Cover Near Fine Sm8vo 7-1/2" to 8" Tall

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67.
Eanes, Mary Ann, Illustrated by: Photos  
Milam County Courthouse and Its People - One Hundred Years of History

Publisher: Milam County Historical Commission Cameron, TX 2002.
(10), 146 pp, maroon leatherette boards w/gilt lettering on the front cover & spine, pictorial sepia endpapers. The book presents the history of the Milam County Courthouse and interesting facts about the history of Milam County. The courthouse was restored in 2002. It contains photos of Milam County Employess and about donations of various items to the courthouse. 2006 Edition No Jacket Hard Cover Near Fine 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall

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68.
Eaves, Charles Dudley and Hutchinson, C. A., Illustrated by: Photos & Maps  
Post City, Texas - C. W. Post's Colonizing Activities in West Texas

Publisher: The Garza County Historical Museum Post, TX 1998.
xiii, 171 pp, dark red boards w/gilt lettering & deco. The book was first published in 1952 and it documented cereal king C.W. Post's colonization efforts from the founding of hsi namesake town in 1907 until 1918. It was a "company-owned" town. C. W. Post's Double U Company which founded the town and operated its farms and ranches moved its offices to Levelland, Texas in 1954 and in 1996 discontinued its historic ranching operations in the Post area. reprint of TSHA Winfrey pg35. Reprint No Jacket Hard Cover Near Fine 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

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69.
Edwards, Walter F., Illustrated by Photos, Illustrated by: Photos  
The Story of Fredericksburg: its past, present, points of interest and annual Events

Publisher: Fredericksburg Texas Chamber Fredericksburg, TX 1969.
64 pp, wht-blu SC wraps w/illustrated frt & postal layout on back for mailing. Book covers the beginning, the peace treaty, Verein's Kirche, cross mountain, easter fires, schuetzenfest, enchanted rock, Nimitz hotel, civil war and other items. 2nd Edition No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

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70.
Edwards, Walter F., Illustrated by: Photos  
The Story of Fredericksburg: its past, present, points of interest and annual Events

Publisher: Fredericksburg Texas chamber, Fredericksburg, TX 1969.
Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 3rd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 64 pp, yellow SC wraps w/black lettering & illustrations, w/illustrated frontt & postal layout on back for mailing. Book covers the beginning, the peace treaty, Verein's Kirche, cross mountain, easter fires, schuetzenfest, enchanted rock, Nimitz hotel, civil war and other items. 3rd Edition No Jacket Soft Cover Very Good 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

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71.
Edwards, Walter F., Illustrated by: Photos & Illustrations  
The Story of Fredericksburg : Its Past, Present, Points of Interest and Annual Events

Publisher: The Fredericksburg Chamber of Commerce Fredericksburg, TX 1969.
64 pp, yel SC wraps w/red lettering & illustrated front panel. The booklet is divided into four sections: A look into the past, today, points of interest, and annual events. It tells of the Easter fires, Schuetzenfest, Enchanted Rock, Jacob Brodbeck and his Flying Machine, Tatsch home, White Elephant Saloon, County Fair and other items. First Edition No Jacket Soft Cover w/staples Very Good Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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72.
El Paso Sunland Club, Illustrated by: Maps  
A Fun Map of El Paso, Texas: Sunshine Playground of the Border

Publisher: El Paso Sunland Club El Paso, TX 1945.
Very Good/No Jacket. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. 1 sheet 14" x 21" w/blu printing folded to 16mo in three folds. Map for sightseeing in El Paso w/information for one-day, two-day, three-day and several day trips around the area of El Paso, Juarez and the Valleys. Contains information on fourteen scenic trips from El Paso through the sunny Southwest from one to three days or more. No Jacket Sheet Very Good 16mo - over 6" to 7" Tall

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73.
Elgin Historical Committee, Illustrated by: Photos  
Elgin : a History of Elgin, Texas 1872-1972

Publisher: Elgin Historical Committee Elgin, TX 1972.
(8), 168 pp, (2), tan cloth covered boards w/black lettering on front & spine w/illustrated front cover, pictorial endpapers. The book presents information on early land grants, Perryville, the progess of Elgin from town to a city, businesses & industries in Elgin, education, churches, professions, entertainment and reminiscing, and listing of some of the present businesses. No Jacket Hard Cover Near Fine 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

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74.
Elgin Historical Committee, Illustrated by: Photos  
Elgin : a History of Elgin, Texas 1872-1972

Publisher: Elgin Historical Committee Elgin, TX 1972.
(8), 168 pp, (2), tan cloth covered boards w/black lettering on front & spine w/illustrated front cover, pictorial endpapers. The book presents information on early land grants, Perryville, the progess of Elgin from town to a city, businesses & industries in Elgin, education, churches, professions, entertainment and reminiscing, and listing of some of the present businesses. Prev owner wrote on ffep. small stains on fore edge. No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

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75.
Estes, Ross and compiled by Duncan, Robert J. , Illustrated by: Photos & Map  
I Remember Things: An Informal History of Tioga, Texas

Publisher: Nortex Press Quanah, TX 1977.
xii, 130 pp, brown leatherette boards w/gilt lettering on the spine. The book provides a history of Tioga, Texas and it's early years. About mineral water, Gene Autry and buried treasure. From pages 100 to 114 are paragraphs about various citizens of Tioga. No Jacket Hard Cover Near Fine 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

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