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1 Allen, Jon L. TEXAS ON STAMPS.
Ft.Worth TCU 1996 1st. Stiff Pict. Wrs. Fine  
128 pp., illus., index. A light history of Texas based on stamps issued concerning Texas events, people, etc.  
Price: 15.00 USD
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2 Barker, Eugene C., Ed. TEXAS HISTORY For High Schools and Colleges
Dallas Southwest Press 1929 1st. Fine  Near Fine 
653 pp., index. In excellent condition for a book usually in good to poor condition with a very nice d.j. (which I have never seen before). D.j. is white with 11 flags displayed missing small pieces on edges, otherwise fine. A very good history of Texas written for use in the schools. Does not have the usual printed label inside the cover.  
Price: 110.00 USD
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3 Bowman, Bob. THE 35 BEST GHOST TOWNS IN EAST TEXAS & 220 other towns we left behind.
Lufkin Best of East Texas Pub. 1988 1st. Fine  Fine 
231 pp., photos, index. Another fine book on East Texas by its resident historian.  
Price: 40.00 USD
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4 Burch, John P. CHARLES W. QUANTRELL. A True Hist. of His Guerrilla Warfare on the Missouri & Kansas Border During the Civil War.
N.P. Vega 1923 1st. Fine  Very Good 
As told by Captain Harrison Trow. Rare d.j. has some soil. 266 pp., illus. A not very reliable account of Quantrell's activities with his recollections of the Youngers, the James brothers, and the border conflicts. Guns #523.  
Price: 50.00 USD
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5 Copeland, Fayette. KENDALL OF THE PICAYUNE.
Norman U. Of Ok. 1943 1st. Very Good  Very Good 
351 pp., map, illus., index. SIGNED by Copeland & Rupert Richardson. Four lines highlighted on page 42. "Being His Adventures in New Orleans, on the Texan Santa Fe Expedition, in the Mexican War, and in the Colonization of the Texas Frontier." The Story of George Wilkins Kendall, who founded the New Orleans Picayune in 1837 and was the first modern war correspondent in the Mexican War.  
Price: 75.00 USD
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6 Cruz, Gilerto R. And James A. Irby TEXAS BIBLIOGRAPHY.
Austin Eakin Press 1983 1st. Fine  Fine 
337 pp., author's index. A Manual on History Research Materials. Topical bibliography characterized by its simplicity and clarity. INSCRIBED by Cruz.  
Price: 35.00 USD
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7 Freeman, Douglas Southall THE SOUTH TO POSTERITY. An Introduction to the Writing of Confederate History.
N. Y. Charles Scribner's Sons 1939 1st. Near Fine  Very Good 
235 pp., index. D.j. spine browned, some browning on endpapers, bookplate, otherwise fine copy. Harwell-IN TALL COTTON 63: "This book is like a chat with the Sage of Westbourne--delightful, relaxing and thoroughly interesting." A long list of books selected by Freeman as forming the heart of a Confederate bookshelf.  
Price: 75.00 USD
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8 Frink, Maurice. COW COUNTRY CAVALCADE. 80 Years of the Wyoming Stock Growers Association.
Denver Old West 1954 1st. Fine  Fine 
243 pp., illus., map, index. Well written, readable, interesting story of the stockman and his problems. The history of the Wyo. Stock Growers Assoc. including the Johnson County War.  
Price: 20.00 USD
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9 Goetzmann, William H. ARMY EXPLORATION IN THE AMERICAN WEST, 1803-1863
Austin TSHA 1991 1st. Of This Ed. Fine  Fine 
509 pp., illus., maps including 5 large foldout maps in back pocket, index. SIGNED. The role of the U.S. Army in exploring the trans-Mississippi West. Excellent book.  
Price: 45.00 USD
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10 Hale, Dr. Douglas. THE FLOWER AND CHIVALRY OF THE LAND: THE THIRD TEXAS CAVALRY IN THE CIVIL WAR.
Author 1994 Wrs, 
21 typewritten pages INSCRIBED by Hale in a folder with a cover letter. A paper delivered at the East Tx. Historical Assoc. meeting in 1994.  
Price: 25.00 USD
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11 Harvey, Paul Jr. OLD TIGE: GENERAL WILLIAM L. CABELL, CSA.
Hillsboro HJC 1970 1st. Bds. Very Good  
89 pp., photos, index. Some soil on boards. Cabell was Beauregard's Quartermaster at First Manassas & later with Jos. E. Johnston. He also fought with Van Dorn at Pea Ridge, Corinth, & at Hatchie Bridge. Only biography of Cabell.  
Price: 75.00 USD
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12 Holoubek, Alice Baker & Joe E., M.D.s WOMEN IN MEDICINE & THE ROOTS OF LSU SCHOOL OF MEDICINE IN SHREVEPORT.
Shreveport North La. Hist. Assoc. 1986 Very Good  
Photocopies of two articles from the Journal of the North La. Historical Association on the Histoy of Medicine in North Louisian. First article copies of pages 103-110, and the second article copies of pages 111-128.  
Price: 25.00 USD
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13 Jones, Robert Huhn. THE CIVIL WAR IN THE NORTHWEST. Nebraska, Wisconsin, Iowa, Minnesota, and the Dakotas.
Norman U. Of Ok. 1961 2nd. Prtg. Fine  Near Fine 
216 pp., illus., maps, index. Deals with what was essentially Indian frontier during the Civil War including the Sioux uprising of 1862.  
Price: 35.00 USD
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14 Loucks, Jennie Erickson. OKLAHOMA WAS YOUNG AND SO WAS I.
San Antonio Naylor 1064 1st. Fine  Fine 
166 pp. An account of her childhood and youth in Oklahoma City between 1890 and 1920. Also an account of her father, a Finnish immigrant, in the Runn of 1889. Names on fly.  
Price: 25.00 USD
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BRIEF FOR THE CHEROKEE STRIP LIVE STOCK ASSOCIATION. , McAtee, Jno. L.
15 McAtee, Jno. L. BRIEF FOR THE CHEROKEE STRIP LIVE STOCK ASSOCIATION.
Brenham Lone Wolf Press 1999 Wrs. Fine  Slipcase 
#9/25c in slipcase (50c. total). Fine reprint of rare 1890 work on the cattle industry w/photo of McAtee & new preface by David Dary. 1st. pub. in 1890, it contains a wealth of historical info. on cattle ranching in the Cherokee Outlet. Herd 1376; Merrill Aristocrat. FINE/FINE  
Price: 50.00 USD
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16 Panhandle Plains Hist. Review PANHANDLE PLAINS HISTORICAL REVIEW 1956
Canyon Panhandle-Plains Hist. Rev. 1956 1st. Wrs. Very Good  
Cover illus. by Bugbee of the front of the Museum. Contains: Haley, J.Evetts-BOARD-MUSEUM RELATIONSHIPS, pp. 33-43; Holden, Frances-MUSEUM AT TEXAS TECH, pp. 54-77 plus several pages of photos; Leckie, Wm. H.-THE RED RIVER WAR, pp. 78-100; Rasch, Philip J.-THE PECOS WAR, pp. 101-111.  
Price: 50.00 USD
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17 Ruth, Kent. WINDOW ON THE PAST: Historical Sites in Oklahoma.
Okla. City Oklahoma Publishing Co. 1974 1st. Stiff Pict. Wrs. Very Good  
82 pp., photos. INSCRIBED by Ruth. Covers about 75 historic sites in each of Oklahoma's counties and contains a list of all historic sites in Oklahoma. Fine copy except for spots on rear cover & rear endpaper.  
Price: 30.00 USD
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18 Shelton, Hooper. TEXAS COWBOY REUNION AND OLDTIMERS ASSOCIATION. 50 Years of a Living Legend.
Stamford Shelton Press 1979 1st. Very Good  Very Good 
253 pp., photos, membership index. Some brown spots on d.j. Has the history of many of the reunions, many photos. A listing of the Oldtimers Assoc. from 1930-1979 included. SIGNED letter by Shelton laid in.  
Price: 30.00 USD
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19 Tassin, Ray. STANLEY VESTAL, CHAMPION OF THE OLD WEST.
Glendale A.H. Clark Co. 1973 1st. Fine  Fine 
299 pp., illus., index. Biography of Walter Stanley Campbell, best known as Stanley Vestal--author of 24 books on the West and numerous magazine and journal articles. Detailed bibliography of his works.  
Price: 35.00 USD
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