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Historic Texas

Archie P. McDonald

Historic Texas

an illustrated chronicle of Texas" past

by Archie P. McDonald

  • 81 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Historical Pub. Network in San Antonio, Tex .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Texas
    • Subjects:
    • Texas -- History.,
    • Texas -- History -- Pictorial works.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementby Archie P. McDonald.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF386 .M339 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination248 p. :
      Number of Pages248
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1020523M
      ISBN 100965499901
      LC Control Number96079257
      OCLC/WorldCa36713795

      Texas Workforce Comm. () Public Safety Dept. () Texas Dept. of Insurance () Photograph of two books with damaged pages on a white backdrop in Willis Library. The topic of the one on the top is behavior. The NTSU Library stamp is visible at the base of the book. On the back of the print is a handwritten note that reads "Library, Materials".

      Old Historical Atlas Maps of Texas. This Historical Texas Map Collection are from original copies. Most historical maps of Texas were published in atlases and spans over years of growth for the state.. Some Texas maps years have cities, railroads, P.O. locations, township outlines, and other features useful to the Texas researcher.. Remember, Texas was at one-time part of Mexico before. Item Details. A set of antique Texas history books. The set includes two copies of Texas History Stories E.G. Littlehorn, ; A School History of Texas, ; A New History of Texas and a copy of Political Essays: A series of letters addressed to the people published in

      Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Texas Christian University opening the William Luther Lewis Library for rare books and manuscripts. The nineteenth annual Book History Workshop at Texas A&M University will take place June , This five-day workshop provides an intensive, hands-on introduction to the history of books and printing. The course consists of a unique combination of labs and seminars designed to provide students with practical experience, as well as a broad.


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