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JOURNALS OF THE CONVENTION. Assembled at the City of Austin, July 4th, 1845 for the Purpose of Framing a Constitution...

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Austin, Shoal Creek: 1974

Inventory Number: 012208

Condition: Fine


Cloth, 378 pp., e.p. map. No d.j. issued. A facsimile reproduction of the 1845 edition with a preface by Mary Bell Hart. Original was limited to 500c, & is now rare. Excellent preface. SEE BTB #69-only reprint of this journal. View more info

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JOURNALS OF THE CONVENTION. Assembled at the City of Austin, July 4th, 1845 for the Purpose of Framing a Constitution...

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Austin, Shoal Creek: 1974

Inventory Number: 016487

Condition: Fine


378 pp., e.p. map. No d.j. issued. A facsimile reproduction of the 1845 edition with a preface by Mary Bell Hart. Original was limited to 500c, & is now rare. Excellent preface. SEE BTB #69-only reprint of this journal. View more info

THE NEW TEXAS SCHOOL READER.

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Austin, Steck Co.: 1962

Inventory Number: 019441

Condition: Fine


Cloth spine w/paper covered boards,glassine d.j., slipcase, 187 pp. Fine copy. Facsimile reproduction of a reader published in Texas during the Civil War (1864) by E. H. Cushing who published the first textbooks in Texas. View more info

TEXAS STATE EXPOSITION Premium List. Austin, Oct. 1-6, 1923.

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas State Exposition: 1923

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 019923

Condition: Fine


Stiff paper covers with an illus. of the capitol dome, 74 pp., index. The Texas State Exposition was an outgrowth from the Central Texas Fair held in Austin in 1922. List of rules & regulations as well as the premiums to be awarded for various exhibits. Unusual. View more info

JAHRBUCH DER NEU-BRAUNFELSER ZEITUNG FUER 1935.

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New Braunfels, Neu-Braunsfelser Zeitung: 1936

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 020858

Condition: Very Good


Green paper covers (chipped, gift notation on front), 84 pp. Name stamp on title page. Texst in German. View more info

COWBOYS & CATTLE Issue of Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Vol. LXXI, No. 1, July 1967

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Austin, TSHA: 1967

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 020893

Condition: Fine


Stiff paper covers with Longhorns illus., 161 pp., photos, illus. Contains several articles on the cattle trade in Texas, cowboys, cattle trails, etc. Impact of the Cattle Trails by Wayne Gard; John Thomas Lytle, Cattle Baron by Jimmy Skaggs; Cowboy Album by Erwin E. Smith w/24 black & white photos; another Gard article with 4 pages of cattle brands of famous Texans. View more info

THE PORT OF GALVESTON 1982 APPOINTMENT CALENDAR .

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Galveston, Port of Galveston: 1982

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 021862

Condition: Fine


Stiff colored photo covers, spiral bound, about 50 pp., appointment calendar. 12 pages of photos of the port interspersed through the calendar pages. View more info

HANDY ALMANAC YEAR BOOK AND ENCYCLOPEDIA 1917. Together with Gazetteer of the United States.

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Fort Worth, Fort Worth Record: 1917

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 021896

Condition: Good


Tan paper covers, 240 pp. (Almanac) & 144 pp. (Gazetteer), index. Spine has worn off and back cover missing; cheap paper. May be missing one or more pages of the Gazetteer at the end of the book. View more info

JOURNALS OF THE CONVENTION. Assembled at the City of Austin, July 4th, 1845 for the Purpose of Framing a Constitution...

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Austin, Shoal Creek: 1974

Inventory Number: 021408

Condition: Near Fine


Brown boards, 378 pp., e.p. map. A facsimile reproduction of the 1845 edition with a preface by Mary Bell Hart. Original was limited to 500c, & is now rare. Excellent preface. SEE BTB #69-only reprint of this journal. View more info

STEPHEN F. AUSTIN

By: N/A

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Houston, Star Engraving Co.: 1931

Inventory Number: 022697

Condition: Near Fine


A very nice engraving of a portrait of Stephen F. Austin. 10.5 x 12" View more info

100th ANNIVERSARY PIONEER FLOUR MILLS, SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS 1851-1951.

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: San Antonio, Naylor: 1951

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 023140

Condition: 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. View more info

HISTORY OF THE CATTLEMEN OF TEXAS.

By: N/A

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Austin, T S H A: 1991

Inventory Number: 023382

Condition: Fine


Dark brown spine & tan covers, 350 pp., photos, index. Rarest volume in rangeland literature. Privately printed in 1914 for families of the Cattle Raisers' Assoc., contains biographical sketches of 60 ranchers & pioneers. Six-Score #59-among the rarest and least known of books on the range cattle industry. View more info

A TEXAS SCRAP-BOOK. Made Up of the History, Biography, & Miscellany of Texas & Its People.

By: N/A

Price: $450.00

Publisher: N. Y., A. S. Barnes & Co.: 1875

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 024625

Condition: Very Good


Rebound with original green cloth laid down on green library cloth, gilt lettering on spine, 657 pp., frontis. of Stephen F. Austin inside front cover, 33 illus., index. Large (2.5"x4") faded area on rear cover. New endpapers & the very last page is a copy. Contains 315 essays, biographies, memoirs, and articles on almost every aspect of Texas history. Basic Tx. Bks#5-"...still a highly useful resource on early Texas." C.W. Raines called it "an invalu... View more info

VISIT TO TEXAS Being the Journal of a Traveler Through Those Parts Most Interesting to American Settlers, with Descriptions of the Scenery &C. &C.

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Austin, Steck Co.: 1952

Inventory Number: 025412

Condition: Fine


Cloth, boxed, 264 pp. plus Meteorological Journal, fold out map. Facs. reprod. of 1834 first edition. Basic Tx. Bks #209(b)-one of the most important accounts of Texas during a critical period. Presents a vivid picture of the country and its resources. View more info

MEMORIAL AND BIOGRAPHICAL HISTORY OF McLENNAN, FALLS, BELL AND CORYELL COUNTIES. ..

By: N/A

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Chicago, Lewis Publishing Co.: 1893

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 025693

Condition: Very Good


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. E... View more info

LIBERTY OIL FIELD PHOTO.

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 025755

Condition: Fine


Sepia colored photo of a drilling crew in front of several derricks, storage tanks, & smoke stacks. On the left of the photo appear to be a number of animal carcasses on a tree. Nice clear photo mounted on a stiff board, 11" x 15", and brown matts around it. View more info

GREATER TEXAS AND PAN AMERICAN EXPOSITION.

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Chicago, American Autochrome Co.:

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026067

Condition: Very Good


A fold-out brochure, 9" x 24" advertising the Greater Texas and Pan American Exposition in Dallas, June 12 to Oct. 31, 1937. About 70 pp. with many photos. Held at the "Texas Centennial plant" now known as the State Fair Park. View more info

DEDICATION OF ST. JOHN'S PARISH HALL, San Antonio, Texas.

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: San Antonio, St. John's Lutheran Church: 1922

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026091

Condition: Very Good


Stiff brown paper covers w/photo of the Parish Hall, 33 pp., photos of the church & Parish Hall, ads. The history of St. John's Lutheran Church of San Antonio and the Lutheran Church in Texas as well as some local San Antonio history. View more info

THE NATIONAL GUARDSMAN: Texas Historic Number

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Austin, Guardsman Pub. & Printing Co.:

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026250

Condition: Poor


Paper covers, approx. 10" x 15", 128 pp., photos. Both covers loose as well as several pages, pages very worn on edges, title page missing triangular piece at bottom near spine that loses very little info. No date but portraits of Woodrow Wilson & Governor William Hobby so probably in the early 1920's. Lots of ads. Articles on the 36th Div., 90th Div. & various other units as well as Texas A&M & UT. View more info

J E RANCH RODEO OFFICIAL PROGRAM

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: n.p, N.P.: 1954

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026474

Condition: Fine


Pictorial paper covers, about30 pp., photos. Dated in ink, "August 8, 54", also "Julie Ann Rowe went with Emerson C. Ellworth". Origin of Rodeo, descriptions of the events with photos, list of contestants & participants, ads. View more info