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1 Bolton, Paul GOVERNORS OF TEXAS
Abilene Abilene Reporter-News 1st. Wrappers Very Good 
66 pp., sketches and portraits of 33 Governors with short histories about each previously published in the Abilene Reporter-News. #340 of 750c. Browning to edges and covers. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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2 Brent, William & Milarde. THE HELL HOLE. The Yuma Prison Story.
Yuma Southwest Printers 1962 1st. ? Wrs, Very Good 
Illustrated paper covers, 61 pp. with 13 pages of photos. The complete story of the Arizona Territorial Prison at Yuma 1875-1909. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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3 Campbell, Randolph B. PLANTERS AND PLAIN FOLK: Harrison County, Texas, as a Test Case, 1850-1860
Journal of Southern History 1974 Wrs, Near Fine 
Offprint from the Journal of Southern History, Vol. XL, No. 3, Aug. 1974. Pp. 369-398. A study concerning the dominance of society by the planter aristocracy in the south prior to the Civil War. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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4 Castleman, Harvey N. THE BALD KNOBBERS. The Story of the Lawless Night-Riders Who Ruled Southern Missouri in the 80's
Girard Haldeman-Julius 1944 1st. Wrs, Very Good 
Paper covers, 29 pages (cheap paper). Guns #395-deals with outlawry immediately after the Civil War in Missouri. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5 Curti, Merle THE 1920'S IN HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVE
El Paso Texas Western College 1966 1st. Paper Fine Mylar 
Paper covers, 18 pp. Cotton Memorial Papers No. 2. Carl Hertzog, Director of Press. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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6 Eason, Nicholas J. FORT VERDE: AN ERA OF MEN AND COURAGE.
Camp Verde Camp Verde Hist. Soc. 1975 2nd Prtg., Wrs, Very Good 
Yellow paper covers, 17 pp. Established in 1865 to protect the settlers from Apache and Yavapai indians. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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7 Eckhardt, Carl J. LEST I FORGET THE RICHNESS OF MY HERITAGE.
Austin Author 1st. Wrs. Near Fine 
Stiff white paper covers, 65 pp. A selection of items including excerpts from documents, quotations, and observations about the University. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8 Edwards, Mrs. Ben E. CHRONOLOGICAL LIST OF FRAMED DOCUMENTS from DR. Wm. E. Howard Collection.
San Antonio DRT Library 1950 1st. Paper Very Good None 
Stiff brown paper covers, 5.5" x 8", frontis., 23 unnum. pp. Dr. Howard visited the Alamo Museum in 1937 and present the Daughters with some of his books, pictures and documents. After the completion of Alamo Hall, he forally presented a collection of Texana including 138 framed documents which are listed & described herein. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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9 Fort Concho Nat'l. Historic Landmark. FORT CONCHO REPORT
San Angelo Ft. Concho Nat'l. Historic Landmark. 1980 1st. Pict. Wrs. Fine 
2 issues of the Fort Concho Report---Summer, 1980, Vol. XII, No. 2 with photo of Victorio on cover, 36 pp., photos, with the issue devoted to Indians in Texas; and Summer, 1981, Vol. XIII, No. 2, with photo of a hoop dancer on the cover, 36 pp., photos, again devoted to Indians. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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10 Fort Worth COC. HISTORY OF FORT WORTH.
Fort Worth Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce Pict. Wrs. Very Good 
Stiff paper covers w/drawing of the Fort on cover (some soil, name on front), 16 pp., several early photos, illus. Appears to be another slightly different revised edition of the 1949 original with a photo of the Museum of Western Art on the back. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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11 Fuller, Henry C. ADVENTURES OF BILL LONGLEY.
Nacogdoches Baker Printing Co. 1st. Stiff Wrs. Fine 
Stiff yellow wrs. with photo on front cover, (68) pp. (no pagination), ads, illus. Captured by Sheriff Milton Mast and Deputy Bill Burrows, near Keatchie, Louisiana, in 1877, and executed at Giddings, Texas, 1878. Six-Guns #783-"A complete story of the life of one of Texas' most notorious outlaws." Fine copy. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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12 Williams, T. Harry. WITH BEAUREGARD IN MEXICO.
Baton Rouge LSU Press 1956 1st. Cloth & bds. Near Fine None 
Cloth & boards116 pp., illus., maps, #807/1000c. Beauregard's reminiscences of his part in the Mexican War. He served with Robt. E. Lee, Geo. McClelland and several others who later fought with & against him in the Civil War. Slight fading on edges of boards as usual. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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13 Winslow, Edith Black IN THOSE DAYS. Memories of the Edwards Plateau
San Antonio Naylor 1950 1st. Cloth Very Good 
Cloth, 184 pp., photos. Gift inscription on fly. Story of William Black & his family. Not only a family biography, the author describes life on the range in Menard County, Texas, during the late 1800's and early 1900's. Herd #2546 
Price: 90.00 USD
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14 Wright, Bessie L., ed. DIARY OF A MEMBER OF THE FIRST PACK TRAIN TO LEAVE FORT SMITH FOR CALIFORNIA IN 1849.
Canyon Panhandle Plains Hist. Rev. 1969 Wrs. Fine No Jacket 
Offprint from Vol. XLII, Panhandle-Plains Historical Review, 1969. The diary of A. Scarborough describing his trip to the gold fields with 3 companions beginning at Eldorado, AR, in Feb. 1849. Their guide was Timothy Goodale of Santa Fe. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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15 Wylder, Meldrum K., M.D. RIO GRANDE MEDICINE MAN.
Santa Fe Rydal Press 1958 1st. Edition Cloth Very Good Very Good 
The autobiography of a New Mexico doctor who treated patients in Albuquerque and a wide area of central New Mexico. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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16 Wyllys, Rufus K. ARIZONA. THE HISTORY OF A FRONTIER STATE.
Phoenix Hobson and Herr 1950 1st. Edition Cloth Fine Fine Signed by Author
Maps, illus., index. SIGNED. A fine one volume history of Arizona. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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17 Wyman, Leland C. THE RED ANTWAY OF THE NAVAHO.
Santa Fe Mus. of Navajo Cermonial Art 1965 1st. Edition Hard Cover Fine Fine 
Plates (some color). Analysis of the Red Antway healing ceremony including plates of the sandpaintings. Also includes a translation by Farther Berard Haile of the most extensive origin myth of the chant. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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18 Yost, Karl. CHARLES M. RUSSELL. The Cowboy Artist. A BIBLIOGRAPHY
Pasadena Trail's End 1948 1st. Quarter Black Morocco & Cloth Near Fine 
Black leather spine & boards, 218 pp., illus., index. Vol. II of the Collector's Edition ltd. to 600 sets. Two small white dots on the back cover, otherwise fine copy. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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