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1 Clack, Mary Hampton; Katharyn Duff & Betty Kay Seibt PIONEER DAYS...TWO VIEWS: EARLY DAYS IN WEST TEXAS and RECOLLECTIONS OF MISS TOMMIE CLACK.
Abilene Zachry Assoc. 1979 1st. Fine  Very Good 
234 pp. D.j. (spine and edges some fading) two vols. in one-Reprint of the rare "Early Days in West Texas" originally pub. in 1932 on her pioneer life in Texas in the 1870's & 1880's, and a first printing of her niece's "Recollections of Miss Tommie Clack" written when she was 95. 234 pp., endpaper map, photos, chapter head illus. SIGNED by both.  
Price: 100.00 USD
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2 Gray, Wm. Fairfax. THE DIARY OF WILLIAM FAIRFAX GRAY. From Virginia to Texas, 1835-1837.
Houston Fletcher Young Pub. 1965 Facsimile Reprint Cloth Fine  
230 pp. BTB #79-The best account of events in Texas during the Revolution written as they occurred. No other work equals his diary for immediacy, perceptiveness and readability.  
Price: 60.00 USD
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3 Hale, Douglas. THE THIRD TEXAS CAVALRY: A Socioeconomic Profile of a Confederate Regiment.
Author 1988 Folder Very Good  
47 computer generated pages fastened in a folder. An essay about the Third Texas Cavalry before the publication of his book on the subject. Noted at top of the first page that the essay was later published in Military History of the Southwest, Spring 1987.  
Price: 25.00 USD
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4 Linderman, Frank Bird. WOLF AND THE WINDS.
Norman U. Of Ok. 1986 1st. Fine  Fine 
215 pp. Linderman lived among the Indians & had a rare gift for telling their stories in accurate detail. This is his previously unpublished account of Wolf, a Gros Ventre leader, who Linderman knew & admired. Somewhat fictionalized.  
Price: 15.00 USD
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5 Loughery, Mrs. E. M. MEMOIR OF THE LIFE, CHARACTER AND SERVICES OF THE LATE COL. R.W. LOUGHERY, "The Father of Texas democarcy"
Nacogdoches 1896 Folder Very Good  
36 page photocopy of the rare original publication which is in the library of the Harrison County Historical Museum. Loughery came to Texas in 1847 & edited a paper in Jefferson. In 1849 he and a partner established the Texas Republican newspaper at Marshall.  
Price: 35.00 USD
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6 Parsons, Chuck and Gary Fitterer. CAPTAIN C.B. McKINNEY. The Law in South Texas.
Austin State House Press 1993 1st. Cloth As New  
160 pp., illus., index. Served under McNelly & Lee Hall, then elected Sheriff. Killed in the line of duty. Still in shrink wrap.  
Price: 75.00 USD
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7 Ryus, William H. THE SECOND WILLIAM PENN.
Kansas City Frank T. Riley 1913 1st. Pict.wrs. Near Fine  
176 pp., frontis., illus. Rittenhouse SFT#500-title from a statement that Ryus "got along with Indians as well as William Penn did." Firsthand account of staging on SFT. He was also sutler at Ft. Union; knew Carson, Wootton, & Maxwell.  
Price: 22.50 USD
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8 Sandoz, Mari. THE CATTLEMEN From the Rio Grande Across The Far Marias.
N.Y. Hastings House 1958 1st. Very Good  Very Good 
527 pp., illus., e.p. maps. Guns #1938. The story of cattle in America & the cattlemen whose ranches reach from the Rio Grande to Montana  
Price: 22.50 USD
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9 Sullivan, Jerry M. FORT McKAVETT: A TEXAS FRONTIER POST
Lubbock West Texas Museum Association 1981 Wrs, Fine  
74 pp., illus., index. The Museum Journal XX 1981. An account of one of a line of forts that were established in Texas in the early 1850s to protect settlers from the Indians, who were desperately fighting to protect their way of life.  
Price: 25.00 USD
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