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C.L. SONNICHSEN TOWARD THE END.

By: (Sonnichsen) Miller, S. Gail

Price: $20.00

Publisher: El Paso, TWP: 1991

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 011962

Condition: Fine


The last article about C.L. Sonnichsen, prolific Western writer, shortly before his death in 1991 in Nova, the magazine of the Univ. of Texas at El Paso. View more info

GAMBLERS & GANGSTERS. Fort Worth's Jacksboro Highway in the 1940s & 1950s.

By: Arnold, Ann

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Austin, Eakin Press: 1998

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 024973

Condition: Fine


Stiff black illustrated paper covers, 223 pp., photos, index. A chronicle of Fort Worth's last wild n' wooly era and the gangsters, gamblers, and others who frequented the Jacksboro Highway area. View more info

GAMBLERS & GANGSTERS. Fort Worth's Jacksboro Highway in the 1940s & 1950s.

By: Arnold, Ann

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Austin, Eakin Press: 1998

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 024974

Condition: Fine


Stiff black illustrated paper covers, 223 pp., photos, index. A chronicle of Fort Worth's last wild n' wooly era and the gangsters, gamblers, and others who frequented the Jacksboro Highway area. View more info

THE GREAT HANGING AT GAINESVILLE.

By: Barrett, Thomas.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Austin, 1961

Inventory Number: 020620

Condition: Very Good


Paper covers, 38 pp. Name on cover. No date, publisher or place shown, but a complete separate printing. Only 3 copies known of the original 1885 edition. Rumored unsafe to own in Gainesville after the Civil War. One of two eyewitness accounts of the hanging of Union sympathizers in 1862. View more info

SHACKELFORD COUNTY SKETCHES.

By: Biggers, Don H. Ed. & Ann. by Joan Farmer.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Albany & Ft. Griffin, Clearfork Press: 1974

Edition: 1st. Of This Ed.

Inventory Number: 025030

Condition: Fine


Cloth backed pictorial boards, glassine d.j., 114 pp., notes, index. Design by Wm. Wittliff. Earliest history of Shackelford Cty. Reprint of rare 1908 ed. This is the basis for most later accounts of the county. View more info

CRUMBLING DEFENSES or Memoirs and Reminiscences of John Logan Black, Colonel C.S.A.

By: Black, John Logan. Ed. By Eleanor D. McSwain.

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Macon, J.W. Burke Co.: 1960

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 024235

Condition: Fine


Gray cloth w/black lettering, 133 pp., foldout copy of "Roll of Field Staff, 1st Regt South Carolina", index. Black enlisted in the First Regmt. of South Carolina Cavalry as a Lieutenant Colonel in 1861 & was promoted to Colonel in June 1862. His Memoirs tell a great deal of his life during the Civil War. View more info

CHANCELLORSVILLE AND GETTYSBURG.

By: Doubleday, Abner. Edited By Jos. Chance.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: N. Y., Charles Scribner's Sons: 1882

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 024929

Condition: Very Good


Dark blue embossed cloth w/gilt lettering, 243 pp., 12 maps, index. Campaigns of the Civil War VI. Nice tight copy, some spots on spine & back cover, spine ends & corners worn. An account of two Civil War battles in both of which Doubleday commanded troops. View more info

SHANGHAI PIERCE. A Fair Likeness.

By: Emmett, Chris.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Norman, U.Ok.: 1974

Edition: 3rd Prtg.

Inventory Number: 024872

Condition: Fine


D.j., 334 pp., photos, illus. by Nick Eggenhofer, index. Basic Tx. Books #56-One of the best biographies of an early Texas cattleman. Reese 120-#38; Herd #764; Guns #678. View more info

FROM FORT HENRY TO CORINTH. (Campaigns of the Civil War II)

By: Force, M. F.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Harrisburg, The Archive Society: 1992

Inventory Number: 024918

Condition: Fine


Dark blue simulated leather w/ gilt lettering, 204 pp., diagrams, maps, index. AEG and marbled endpapers. Facsimile reprint of 1881 original. Military operations in the Mississippi Valley, Missouri, Arkansas, & western Tennessee. View more info

THE ARMY OF THE CUMBERLAND.

By: Gist, Henry M.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: N. Y., Charles Scribner's Sons: 1882

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 024928

Condition: Very Good


Dark blue embossed cloth w/gilt lettering, 289 pp., 7 maps, index. Campaigns of the Civil War VIII. Nice tight copy but spine ends worn. View more info

WACO HERITAGE AND HISTORY, Vol. 23, No. 2, Dec. 1993

By: Historic Waco Foundation.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Waco, Historic Waco Foundation: 1993

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 024937

Condition: Fine


Stiff pictorial paper covers, 48 pp., photos. Contains: Bosque John McLennan by Roger Conger; Cowboy's First-Hand Account of Stampede by D.B. Smith; Waco" City of Bridges; Watershed Management Now by John Hall; much more. View more info

WACO HERITAGE AND HISTORY, Vol. 20, No. 1, Aug. 1990

By: Historic Waco Foundation.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Waco, Historic Waco Foundation: 1990

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 024943

Condition: Fine


Stiff pictorial paper covers, 60 pp., photos. Special issue devoted exclusively to an early (1939-1950) history of the Waco Symphony Orchestra entitled "Max Reiter and the Waco Symphony Orchestra". View more info

WACO HERITAGE AND HISTORY, Vol. 13, No. 2, Summer 1982

By: Historic Waco Foundation.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Waco, Historic Waco Foundation: 1982

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 024945

Condition: Fine


Stiff pictorial paper covers, 76 pp., photos. Contains a reprint of the Social Register for Waco, 1921 (about 60 pp.). Also the Oral Memoirs of Louise Baker which were taped by Roger Conger & Dr. K.R. Hamorszky in 1956 when she was 100 years old (16 pp.). View more info

WACO HERITAGE AND HISTORY, Vol. 12, No. 4, Winter 1981

By: Historic Waco Foundation.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Waco, Historic Waco Foundation: 1981

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 024946

Condition: Fine


Stiff pictorial paper covers, 44 pp., photos. Entire issue about The Greeks of Waco (pp.1-15) with an article about Pete's (Klaras) Cafe (pp.16-18) and Memories of Pappa Pete, Daddy Jim, The Square and all the Others... by Vicki Klaras, an oral history. View more info

WACO HERITAGE AND HISTORY, Vol. 12, No. 2, Summerr 1981

By: Historic Waco Foundation.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Waco, Historic Waco Foundation: 1981

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 024947

Condition: Fine


Stiff pictorial paper covers, 26 pp., photos. Contains: The Log Book of a Motor Car (pp.1-4); Gadgets, Garments, and Chugholes (pp.5-14, more on cars); and A Baptist Hospital for Waco (pp. 15-26) by Margaret L.S. Miller. View more info

WACO HERITAGE AND HISTORY, Vol. 6, No. 4, Winter 1976

By: Historic Waco Foundation.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Waco, Historic Waco Foundation: 1976

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 024948

Condition: Fine


Stiff pictorial paper covers, 36 pp., photos. The Heritage of Waco's Early Homes by Jane Portugal, pp. 1-24, and Examples of Later Day Waco Homes, pp. 25-36 (all photos with short captions). View more info

WACO HERITAGE AND HISTORY, Vol. 6, No. 3, Fall 1975

By: Historic Waco Foundation.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Waco, Historic Waco Foundation: 1975

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 024949

Condition: Fine


Stiff pictorial paper covers, 36 pp., photos. Take the Interurban! by Betty Ann McSwain, pp. 1-16, with several photos. Business Guide, The City of Waco, 1894, by J.P. Blessington, pp. 17-36, reprint. View more info

WACO HERITAGE AND HISTORY, Vol. 4, No. 2, Summer 1973

By: Historic Waco Foundation.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Waco, Historic Waco Foundation: 1973

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 024952

Condition: Fine


Stiff color pictorial paper covers, 27 pp., photos. The Fort Fisher issue with several articles on the Texas Rangers, the Rangers Hall of Fame, Fort Fisher Park, history of Waco's Fort Fisher, and Walter Prescott Webb's The Story of the Texas Rangers excerpted from his book. View more info

WACO HERITAGE AND HISTORY, Vol. 4, No. 2, Summer 1973

By: Historic Waco Foundation.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Waco, Historic Waco Foundation: 1973

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 024953

Condition: Fine


Stiff color pictorial paper covers, 27 pp., photos. The Fort Fisher issue with several articles on the Texas Rangers, the Rangers Hall of Fame, Fort Fisher Park, history of Waco's Fort Fisher, and Walter Prescott Webb's The Story of the Texas Rangers excerpted from his book. View more info

WACO HERITAGE AND HISTORY, Vol. 5, No. 2, Summer 1974

By: Historic Waco Foundation.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Waco, Historic Waco Foundation: 1974

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 024954

Condition: Fine


Stiff pictorial paper covers, 28 pp., photos. The BICENTENNIAL issue with articles about the celebration, Waco in 1876 by John Sleeper (pp. 7-15 with illus., and The Centennial Fourth of July Celebration in Waco 1876. View more info