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Catalog 174

Catalog 174

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1 VOICE OF THE MEXICAN BORDER. April-May 1934.
Marfa O.L. Shipman 1934 1st. Edition Magazine Very Good No Jacket 
Covers show paintings from the El Paso County courthouse lobby. Articles on Spanish Explorations Along the Conchos & Rio Grande Terlingua history, the Border Patrol, R.E. Thomason, etc. Stains along edges and wave due to water, text unaffected. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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2 Abernathy, Francis J. FRANK DOBIE
Austin Steck-Vaughn 1967 1st. Wrs. Fine 
52 pp., bibliography. Southwest Writers Series #1. A short biography of J. Frank Dobie. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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THE ARTHUR H. CLARK COMPANY. BIBLIOGRAPHY AND HISTORY 1903-1992, Clark, Robert A. & Patrick J. Burnett
3 Clark, Robert A. & Patrick J. Burnett THE ARTHUR H. CLARK COMPANY. BIBLIOGRAPHY AND HISTORY 1903-1992
Spokane, WA, U.S.A. Arthur H. Clark Company 2002 0-87062-319-2 / 9780870623196 1st. Cloth Fine 
300 pp., illus., index. Up to date bibliography of the publications of the Arthur H. Clark Co. 
Price: 90.00 USD
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4 Farber, James. FORT WORTH IN THE CIVIL WAR.
Belton Peter Hansbrough Bell Press 1960 1st. Stiff Dec. Wrs. Very Good 
Stiff decorated paper covers, 58 pp., illus. First published in the Fort Worth Star Telegram, a nice work on the activities affecting Fort Worth from 1860-1865. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5 Foreman, Grant. INDIANS & PIONEERS. The Story of the American Southwest Before 1830.
New Haven Yale 1930 1st. Cloth Fine Mylar 
Original cloth, mylar, 348 pp., illus., index. History of the resistance of the Indians to white encroachment between 1817 to 1830, mainly in the Oklahoma/Arkansas area. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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6 Garrett, Julia Kathryn. FORT WORTH, A FRONTIER TRIUMPH.
Austin Encino Press 1972 1st. Fine Very Good 
D.j. 366 pp., illus. Nicely INSCRIBED by Garrett. Appendices-list of Ft. Worth pioneers, headrights in Tarrant Cty., muster rolls for Civil War units. Separate selective index by Mrs. Richard Grammer laid in. The early history of Ft. Worth beginning with early Spanish exploration of the upper Trinity until the end of Reconstruction. 
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7 Garrett, Julia Kathryn. FORT WORTH, A FRONTIER TRIUMPH.
Austin Encino Press 1972 1st. Fine Near Fine 
D.j. 366 pp., illus. SIGNED. Appendices-list of Ft. Worth pioneers, headrights in Tarrant Cty., muster rolls for Civil War units. Separate selective index by Mrs. Richard Grammer laid in. The early history of Ft. Worth beginning with early Spanish exploration of the upper Trinity until the end of Reconstruction. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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8 Gayle, Nancy TEXAS MUSEUM DIRECTORY.
Austin Texas Historical Commission 1978 Stiff Dec. Wrs. Fine 
Stiff tan decorated paper covers, 76 pp., photos. Name stamp on cover, otherwise fine copy. 1978 Revised Edition. Lists 410 diverse museums across the state representing unique settings and cultures. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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9 McCarty, Lea F. THE GUNFIGHTERS
Oakland Mike Roberts Color Productions 1959 1st. Stiff Pict. Wrs. Near Fine 
48 pp. with 20 full page color portraits with a page of text on each---Bill Longley, King Fisher, Jim Courtright, Clay Allison, John Wesley Hardin, Luke Short, Ben Thompson, Jesse James, Billy the Kid, Wyatt Earp, many others etc. Very nice. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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10 Parmelee, Deolece. THE CARTWRIGHTS OF EAST TEXAS.
Austin Author 1986 Spiral Bound Very Good 
Three spiral bound volumes, each about 250 pp. of typewritten copy, entitled 1) Family and Land: The Carwrights of East Texas; 2) Citizens of San Augustin; & 3) Texas-Born Inheritors. Appears to be a working copy of the manuscript of The Cartwrights of San Augustine which was published in 1993 by the TSHA. This copy is from the estate of Max Lale who apparently received the copies periodically & commented, corrected or edited. One of a kind item. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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11 Perry, Richard J. WESTERN APACHE HERITAGE. People of the Mountain Corridor.
Austin U. Of Tx. 1991 1st. Edition Fine Fine 
maps, photos, appendices, index. The Apachean peoples, include the Navajo as well as the Western, Chiricahua, Mescalero, Lipan, Jicarilla, and Kiowa Apaches. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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12 Schneider, George A. THE FREEMAN JOURNAL: THE INFANTRY IN THE SIOUX CAMPAIGN OF 1876.
San Rafael Presidio Press 1977 1st. Fine Fine 
104 pp., maps, illus., index. Introd. by John M. Carroll. Capt. Henry B. Freeman was commander of infantry w/Gibbon's Montana Column. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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THE STONEWALL BRIGADE., Selby, John.
13 Selby, John. THE STONEWALL BRIGADE.
London Osprey 1974 1st. Stiff Dec. Wrs. Fine 
40 pp., photos, 8 color plates of the uniforms, arms & equipment of members of the Brigade by Michael Roffe. Men-At-Arms Series. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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14 Terrell, C.V. THE TERRELLS. 85 Years Texas from Indians to Atomic Bomb.
Austin Wilkinson Prtg. 1948 1st. Near Fine Very Good 
D.j., 336 pp., photos. Author was county judge of Wise county & covers much Wise County history. Indians, stagelines, bandits, railroads, Chisholm Trail, Tx. Rangers, Sam Bass, Civil War, the massacre & capture of the Babb family by Indians. Guns #2140; Herd #2241. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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15 Terrell, Capt. J.C. REMINISCENCES OF EARLY DAYS OF FORT WORTH.
Ft. Worth TCU 1999 Cloth Fine 
Green cloth with gilt lettering, 106 pp., photos, index. No d.j. issued. Small gift inscription inside front cover. Fine out-of-print reprint of rare 1906 work on the early history of Ft. Worth. Also info. on Weatherford, Denton, Tarrant County areas, hunting, etc. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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16 Terrell, Capt. J.C. REMINISCENCES OF EARLY DAYS OF FORT WORTH.
Ft. Worth TCU 1999 Cloth Fine Mylar 
Green cloth with gilt lettering, 106 pp., photos, index. No d.j. issued. Fine out-of-print reprint of rare 1906 work on the early history of Ft. Worth. Also info. on Weatherford, Denton, Tarrant County areas, hunting, etc. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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17 Waters, Frank. MASKED GODS. Navaho and Pueblo Ceremonialism.
Albuquerque U. Of N. M. 1950 1st. Very Good + Very Good + 
488 pp., illus. Classic book on Navaho and Pueblo ceremonials. One of the first books to sympathetically explore Native Ameican spirituality. A few pages show minor waviness at the top. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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18 Wetmore, Helen Cody. LAST OF THE GREAT SCOUTS. The Life Story of Wm. F. Cody (Buffalo Bill).
Duluth Duluth Prtg. 1247 1st. Edition Embossed Cloth Near Fine No Jacket 
illus. Helen Cody Wetmore was his sister. Guns #2372. A first hand account of the life of the famous hunter, scout & showman. First edition, 2nd state. Very nice copy except wear on spine ends. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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19 Woodman, David Jr. GUIDE TO TEXAS EMIGRANTS.
Waco Texian Press 1974 1st. Of This Ed. Fine Fine 
D.j., 192 pp., fold-out map. Facsimile of 1835 edition. A very rare guide to Texas filled with important primary source material. Woodman was probably an agent for the Galveston Bay & Texas Land Co. Relies heavily on promotional material published by it in 1831. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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