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1 100th ANNIVERSARY PIONEER FLOUR MILLS, SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS 1851-1951.
San Antonio Naylor 1951 1st. Very Good Very Good 
D.j.e (repaired, missing small piece on spine), 93 pp., photos. Chronological history of the firm and San Antionio with period photos. The history of Carl Hilmar Guenther, his wife, and the founding of Pioneer Flour Mills on the San Antonio River. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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2 COLLEGE OF INDUSTRIAL ARTS, DENTON, TEXAS.
Denton Whitson & mcDade 1st. Stiff Paper Good No D.j. Issued 
Stiff grey paper covers (10" x 12.5") tied with cord w/photo of front of Administration Building, 10 pages with 6"x8" photos of buildings & two pages with four photos on a 6"x8" sheet. No text. Outer edges & all corners worn. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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3 EARLY HISTORY OF NATIVITY OF BLESSED VIRGIN MARY PARISH, NADA, TEXAS. 100th Anniversary.
Nada 1982 1st. Stiff Paper Near Fine 
Paper covers, 60 pp., photos. map of Vox Populi-Nada 1889. Some local history and history of the church. Chapter on Early Catholic Settlers of Vox Populi-Nada mostly from Austia and Germany. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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4 HISTORY OF ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST CHURCH, AMMANSVILLE, TEXAS. Diamond Jubilee 1890-1965.
La Grange La Grange Journal 1965 1st. Paper Fine No D.j. Issued 
Stiff white paper covers w/photo of the church, about 80 pp., photos, advertisements. Local history & genealogy for Ammansville, Texas. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5 HISTORY OF THE ORDER OF THE ALAMO 1926-1939. Volume Two.
San Antonio The Clegg Co. 1939 1st. Cloth Very Good No D.j. Issued 
Embossed blue cloth, unpaginated (about 200 pp.), many photos. Local history & genealogy for San Antonio. Many photos of women in beautiful gowns. Originally founded in 1909 as a patriotic observaion of the Battle of San Jacinto--- previously celebrated with the Battle of Flowers. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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6 KINNEY COUNTY. Brackettville, Spofford, Ft. Clark
Brackettville New World Study Club 1947 1st. Stiff Wrs. Very Good No D.j. Issued 
Stiff blue paper covers, 80 pp., photos, ads. Contains a reprint of an account of Kinney County by Charles Kartes pub. in 1907, other accounts & pictures of the past, and Kinney County of Today (1947). Ex-library from the DRT with small stamp on first page. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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7 MEMORIAL AND BIOGRAPHICAL HISTORY OF McLENNAN, FALLS, BELL AND CORYELL COUNTIES. ..
Chicago Lewis Publishing Co. 1893 1st. Leather Very Good No D.j. Issued 
Black leather spine, embossed leather covered boards, 999 pp., many ports., index. History of Texas and each of the four counties to pp. 392 with the remainder being biographical sketches of many of the pioneers and prominent people. Original spine replaced, new marbled endpapers, and the title page & first 10 pages are copies. All edges gilt except the copies. A very nice copy of an early and rare "mug" book on the history of these four Central Texas counties. Extra postage is required as it weighs almost 10 pounds. 
Price: 500.00 USD
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8 SIX IMAGES OF HISTORICAL SITES IN TEXAS.
N.P. Unknown Framed Fine 7" x 9" 
Six color images matted, each 7" x 9" with the actual images 3"x4" or less from 1878 engravings as noted on the backs. Cathedral de San Francisco; The State Insane Asylum, Austin; View of San Pedro Springs, San Antonio; Colorado River Bridge, Austin; Masonic Temple at Palestine; & Texas Military Institure, Austin. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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9 STATEMENT CONCERNING FORT CLARK, TEXAS.
1st. Wrs, Very Good 
A 10 page Statement setting out reasons why Fort Clark in Kinney County should be retained as a permanent military post. No author or date but circa 1946. Sets out quite a bit of information about the post & surrounding area. Unusual. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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10 STATEMENT CONCERNING FORT CLARK, TEXAS.
1st. Wrs, Very Good 
A 10 page Statement setting out reasons why Fort Clark in Kinney County should be retained as a permanent military post. No author or date but circa 1946. Sets out quite a bit of information about the post & surrounding area. Unusual. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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11 TEXANA II: Cultural Heritage of the Plantation South.
Austin Texas Historical Comm. 1984 2nd. Ed. Stiff Wrs. Fine 
88 pp., illus. The Proceedings of a Humanities Conference held at Jefferson, June 4-6, 1981. Contains 13 articles by various historians about the subject including two on Marshall & Harrison county. Revised edition published two years after the original. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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12 TEXANA II: Cultural Heritage of the Plantation South.
Austin Texas Historical Comm. 1984 2nd. Ed. Stiff Wrs. Fine 
88 pp., illus. The Proceedings of a Humanities Conference held at Jefferson, June 4-6, 1981. Contains 13 articles by various historians about the subject including two on Marshall & Harrison county. Revised edition published two years after the original. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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13 TEXANA III: The Victorian Era - Texas Coomes of Age.
Austin Texas Historical Comm. 1983 1st. Stif Pict. Wrs. Near Fine 
74 pp., illus. The Proceedings of a Humanities Conference held at Galveston, May 6-7, 1982. Contains 13 articles by various historians about society, architecture, home furnishings, gardens, railroads, and two on Galveston history. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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14 THE PORT OF GALVESTON 1982 APPOINTMENT CALENDAR .
Galveston Port of Galveston 1982 1st. Spiral Bound Fine 
Stiff colored photo covers, spiral bound, about 50 pp., appointment calendar. 12 pages of photos of the port interspersed through the calendar pages. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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15 VOICE OF THE MEXICAN BORDER. 1936 Centennial Edition
Marfa O.L. Shipman 1936 1st. Edition Magazine Near Fine No Jacket 
Cover photo of Margaret Jane Cook Dolan. Contains J.E. Gregg's History of Presidio County & other articles on the County. Articles on the Brites, Pancho Villa. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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16 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. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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17 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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18 VOICE OF THE MEXICAN BORDER. April-May 1934.
Marfa O.L. Shipman 1934 1st. Edition Magazine Near Fine 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. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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19 VOICE OF THE MEXICAN BORDER. February-March 1934.
Marfa O.L. Shipman 1934 1st. Edition Magazine Very Good  No Jacket 
Articles on the Boundary Survey, Yaqui indians, Lost Guadalupe gold mine, Lone Red Murder Yearling of West Texas, History of Presidio county by Gregg, Early West Texas Cattle & Horse brands.  
Price: 50.00 USD
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20 VOICE OF THE MEXICAN BORDER. February-March 1934.
Marfa O.L. Shipman 1934 1st. Edition Magazine Very Good  No Jacket 
Articles on the Boundary Survey, Yaqui indians, Lost Guadalupe gold mine, Lone Red Murder Yearling of West Texas, History of Presidio county by Gregg, Early West Texas Cattle & Horse brands.  
Price: 50.00 USD
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