Category: MWhite

Sort

Showing 1-20 of 643

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

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

MOUNT ZION FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH 1871-1971, San Antonio, Texas.

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: San Antonio, Centennial Historical Comm.: 1971

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026516

Condition: Very Good


White boards w/black lettering, about 75 pp., many photos. The history of a black Christian community that began with a group of newly-freed slaves. A collection of written & pictorial accounts of the church. View more info

MOUNT ZION FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH 1871-1971, San Antonio, Texas.

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: San Antonio, Centennial Historical Comm.: 1971

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026517

Condition: Very Good


White boards w/black lettering, about 75 pp., many photos. The history of a black Christian community that began with a group of newly-freed slaves. A collection of written & pictorial accounts of the church. View more info

COLLEGE OF INDUSTRIAL ARTS, DENTON, TEXAS.

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Denton, Whitson & mcDade:

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026690

Condition: Good


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. View more info

THE TRIBUNE ALMANAC AND POLITICAL REGISTER 1861 & 1864

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N. Y., The Tribune Assoc.: 1861

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026847

Condition: Good


Paper covers. 1861 edition worn, 64 pp., missing the last 15 pages of advertisements. 1864 edition, 86 pp., pages wavy, insect damage to edge of last 20 pp. View more info

49TH ARMORED DIVISION 1962.

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Baton Rouge, Army & Navy Pub. Co.: 1962

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026948

Condition: Very Good


Yellow cloth embossed with blue lettering and red, blue & yellow decoration, about 250 pp., many photos of activities and photos of the personnel. Devoted to the period when the 49th was called to active duty at Fort Polk, La. during the Cuban missile crisis. View more info

HISTORY OF NUESTRA SENORA DE LA LECHE Y BUEN PARTO AND SAINT AUGUSTINE THE OLDEST PARISH IN THE UNITED STATES.

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: St. Augustine, Cathedral Parish of Saint Augustine: 1937

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 028153

Condition: Very Good


Slick paper cover with photo of St. Augustine, 64 pp., photos, advertisements. Short history of this early Catholic Parish in Florida. View more info

SOUTHWEST REVIEW Summer 1929

By: (Southwest Review)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dallas, SMU: 1929

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 025517

Condition: Very Good


Vol. XIV, No.4- pp. 382-500. Samuel Geiser-Naturalists of the Frontier III Gustaf Wilhelm Belfrage; Mody Boatright-The Genius of Pecos Bill; Gamaliel Bradford-Mademoiselle de Lespinasse; & more. View more info

A MAN OF AMAZING GRACE. Frank H. Wardlaw 1913-1989.

By: (Wardlaw, Frank)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Paisano, Congressional Press: 1990

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 028653

Condition: Fine


A tribute to the late Frank Wardlaw, founder of two great university presses by Glen Evans, Frank Vandiver, Chester Kerr. Founded the Univ. of Tx. and Texas A&M Presses. Tailpiece illus. by Tom Lea. View more info

MORE NEWS FROM VIRGINIA. A Further Account of BACON'S REBELLION.

By: Abernethy, Thomas Perkins. Introd. By.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Charlottesville, Tracy W. McGregor Library: 1943

Inventory Number: 028559

Condition: Very Good


Extended paper covers, 11 pp. introd., 7 pp., uncut. Finely printed ltd. edition. "Being A True and Full Relation of all Occurrences in that Countrey, Since the Death of Nath. Bacon. With An Account of Thirteen Perfons that have been tryed and Executed for their Rebellion there." Bookplate. View more info

JOE BAILEY: THE LAST DEMOCRAT.

By: Acheson, Sam.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: N. Y., Macmillan: 1932

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 027078

Condition: Very Good


D.j. (spine faded, edges worn, small pieces missing top spine & front corner), 420 pp., frontis., biblio., index. Excellent biography of Texas Democrat Senator who had a prominent part in the legislation & controversies about McKinley, Spanish American War, Roosevelt, & Woodrow Wilson's presidential run. Ike Moore bookplate. View more info

A TEXAS MATCHMAKER.

By: Adams, Andy.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1904

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026207

Condition: Very Good


Decorated cloth, 355 pp., illus. by E. Boyd Smith. Bookplate, top spine worn, otherwise nice copy. View more info

COAHUILA Y TEXAS. Desde la Consumacion de la Independencia hasta el Tratado de Paz de Guadalupe Hidalgo.

By: Alessio Robles, Vito.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Mexico, 1945

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 025775

Condition: Very Good


Cream colored stiff paper covers, onionskin d.j. (chipped), 2 volumes, 542 + 540 pp., maps, illus., index. Basic Tx. Books #1- History of Texas as a Spanish province & state from the Mexican viewpoint. A major work which has never been translated from the Spanish. Announcement of the publication laid in. Excellent study of Northeast Mexico. View more info

WINCHESTER WARRIORS. Texas Rangers of Company D, 1874-1901.

By: Alexander, Bob

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Denton, UNT: 2009

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026137

Condition: As New


D.j., 402 pp., photos, index. Fine new work on the Texas Rangers by Waxahachie author. Still in shrink wrap. View more info

TRANSLATIONS.

By: Allen, John Houghton

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Privately Printed: 1945

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026107

Condition: Very Good


Stiff paper, 65 pp., uncut. Poetry. View more info

THE GREAT SOUTHWEST STRIKE. U. Of Tx. Pub. No. 4214, April 8, 1942

By: Allen, Ruth A.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Austin, U. Of Tx.: 1942

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026641

Condition: Very Good


Stiff paper covers (toned on edges), 174 pp., illus., index. Details the failed train strike of 1886, also known as the Gould Strike, it involved the Knights of Labor. View more info