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EARLY HISTORY OF NATIVITY OF BLESSED VIRGIN MARY PARISH, NADA, TEXAS. 100th Anniversary.

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Nada, 1982

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 028715

Condition: 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. View more info

THE AMERICAN INDIAN IN THE CIVIL WAR, 1862-1865

By: Abel, Annie Heloise.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Lincoln, U. Of Neb.: 1992

Edition: 1st., 2nd Prtg.

Inventory Number: 024524

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff illus. paper covers, 403 pp., illus., index. By the fall of 1861, the Cherokee, Chickasaw, Choctaw, Creek, and Seminole indians had signed Confederate treaties & organized military companies. View more info

THE HISTORY OF RICHLAND HILLS, TEXAS.

By: Agan, Jean. Ed.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Dallas, SMU Printing Services: 1986

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 022653

Condition: Fine


Brown embossed leatherette, 219 pp., photos, map. Name on endpaper. Contains a brief history of Richland Hills, located in the northeast sector of Tarrant county on the edge of Ft. Worth. Family histories pp. 38-161. View more info

TEXAS HOMES OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY.

By: Alexander, Drury B., Text; Todd Webb, Photographs.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Austin, Amon Carter Museum: 1966

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 018139

Condition: Fine


D.j. (clipped, missing small pieces on top edge), 276 pp., 200 plates, index. A visual summary of the architectural history of the state from the time that Anglo-Americans first came to Texas to the close of the century. Publication #1 of the Texas Architectural Society. View more info

ANDREWS COUNTY HISTORY 1876-1978

By: Andrews County.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Andrews, Andrews County Heritage Comm.: 1978

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 024056

Condition: Very Good


Simulated brown leather with gilt decoration on front cover & spine, 488 pp., photos, index. Front hinge is cracking & is slightly loose at bottom of spine. History of Panhandle county. Family histories from pp. 121-376. View more info

FOOTPRINTS OF A REGIMENT. A Recollection of the 1st Georgia Regulars 1861-1865.

By: Andrews, W. H.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Atlanta, Longstreet Press: 1992

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 023742

Condition: Fine


D.j., 220 pp., map, illus., index. Chronicles Andrews' four years in the Civil War from the Siege of Yorktown to the war's last battle in Bentonville, N.C. His recollections of his company's twenty-plus battles including their violence and tragedy. View more info

THE LONG DEATH. The Last Days of the Plains Indian.

By: Andrist, Ralph K.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N. Y., Macmillan: 1964

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 027474

Condition: Very Good


D.j. (top 1/4" spine tattered, small tears), 371 pp., maps, photos, index. Bookplate. Contents very nice but d.j. worn. A fine treatment of the Plains Indian wars. View more info

MINES OF THE OLD SOUTHWEST.

By: Arrowsmith, Rex. Ed. & with Introd. By.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Santa Fe, Stagecoach Press: 1963

Edition: 1st., 2nd Prtg.

Inventory Number: 019817

Condition: Fine


D.j., 90 pp., illus., index. Contains 9 woodcuts and early reports on the mines of New Mexico & Arizona between 1806 and 1861 by the explorers Abert, Aubry, Browne, Cozzens, Emory, Mowry, Pattie, Whipple, Wislizenus and others. View more info

COLLEGE STATION, TEXAS, 1938-1988.

By: Balliew, Deborah Lynn.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Coll. Sta., Intaglio Press: 1987

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 025457

Condition: Fine


Stiff pictorial paper covers, 112 pp., photos, index. A history of the city with many early photos from pp. 66 to pp. 100. View more info

BANDERA COUNTY HISTORY.

By: Bandera County History Book Committee.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Dallas, Curtis Media Corp.: 1986

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 027197

Condition: Fine


Black cloth w/photo of courthouse on front, gilt lettering, 588 pp., photos, index. A fine county history. View more info

TEXAS.

By: Beckendorf, Charles

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Fredericksburg, Author: 1986

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 024760

Condition: Near Fine


D.j., oblong 14.5"x11.5", 159 pages of illustrations by author with most in color. Numbered #727 & SIGNED. Special Edition. Drawings, paintings, some watercolors, of Texas ranch life, cattle, horses, wildlife, landscapes, sea shores, etc. View more info

BACA'S BATTLE.

By: Beckett, V.B.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Houston, Stagecoach Press: 1962

Edition: 1st. Edition

Inventory Number: 001462

Condition: Fine


Illus. by J.Cisneros. Ltd. 800c. Reprint of the 2 scarcest accounts of Elfego Baca's gunbattle w/80 cowboys in 1884. Laid in announcement. Baca killed 8 & came out unhurt after 36 hours of gunfire. View more info

AN INFORMAL HISTORY OF THE FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH, GALVESTON, TEXAS

By: Bennett, Vernon E.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Galveston, Author: 1970

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 028710

Condition: Very Good


Paper, 127 pp. +19 more pages (stapled), map, poorly reproduced photos. Hand drawn illustration on cover. Mimeographed on cheap paper. Has a good deal of Galveston history, particularly about the 1900 hurricane. View more info

AN INFORMAL HISTORY OF THE FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH, GALVESTON, TEXAS

By: Bennett, Vernon E.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Galveston, Author: 1970

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 028850

Condition: Very Good


Paper, 127 pp. +19 more pages (stapled), map, poorly reproduced photos. Hand drawn illustration on cover. Mimeographed on cheap paper. Has a good deal of Galveston history, particularly about the 1900 hurricane. View more info

CONFEDERATE MOBILE.

By: Bergeron, Arthur W., Jr.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Jackson, University Press of Miss.: 1991

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 024228

Condition: Fine


D.j., 271 pp., maps, ports., index. SIGNED by Bergeron. Fine account of how Confederate forces tried to defend Mobile, Alabama, and a description of its importance to the Confederate states. View more info

THE CIVIL WAR REMINISCENCES OF MAJOR SILAS T. GRISAMORE, C.S.A.

By: Bergeron, Arthur W., Jr. Ed. By.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Baton Rouge, LSU: 1993

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 023946

Condition: Fine


D.j., 227 pp., 5 maps, illus., index. Blindstamp on title. Grisamore enlisted with the Lafourche Creoles, soon to become Co. G of the 18th Louisiana Infantry. His recollections are important in that few Louisiana soldiers left written accounts of the war. View more info

FROM CATTLE RANGE TO COTTON PATCH.

By: Biggers, Don H.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Bandera, Frontier Times: 1944

Inventory Number: 028753

Condition: Very Good


Paper, 80 pp. (cheap paper). Reprint of 1904 edition. A Series of Historical Sketches on West Texas. Some material on Camp Colorado, Camp Cooper, Fort Phantom Hill, the Buffalo slaughter, Nolan-Harby Expedition, hunting, etc. Very nice copy---browned edges, small 1/2" tear to rear cover & small chip to edge of last page. View more info

SEA DEVIL OF THE CONFEDERACY.

By: Boykin, Edward.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N. Y., Funk & Wagnalls: 1959

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 024041

Condition: Near Fine


D.j., 306 pp., frontis., illus., index. The story of the Florida, a noted Confederate sea raider and blockade runner, and her captain, John Newland Maffitt. View more info

"MY DEAR WIFE". The Civil War Letters of David Brett, 9th Massachusetts Battery, Union Cannoneer.

By: Brett, David. Edited By Frank P, Deane, II.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Little Rock, Pioneer Press: 1964

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 027383

Condition: Fine


D.j., cloth, 137 pp., sketches, photos, index. A fine copy of this book of letters by a Union cannoneer. View more info

BUTLER AND HIS CAVALRY IN THE WAR OF SECESSION 1861-1865.

By: Brooks, U. R.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Camden, J.J. Fox: 1994

Inventory Number: 023687

Condition: Fine


Gray cloth w/silver lettering, 591 pp., photos, index. South Carolina Regimental Series. Reprint of 1911 edition. Eyewitness account by Pvt. Brooks upon joining Co. B., 6th SC Cavalry in 1862 led by Maj. Gen. Matthew Butler who also later led Butler's Brigade of the 4th, 5th, & 6th S. Carolina cavalry. View more info