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HOOD'S TEXAS BRIGADE IN REUNION AND MEMORY.

By: Simpson, Col. Harold B.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Hillsboro, Hill Jr. Coll.: 1974

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 018523

Condition: Fine


369 pp. with 80 pp. of photos. The third volume of Simpson's epic four volume work on Hood's Texas Brigade. View more info

EVERY SUN THAT RISES: WYATT MOORE OF CADDO LAKE

By: Sitton, Thad & James H. Conrad, Ed. By

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Austin, U. Of Tx.: 1985

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 016947

Condition: Very Good


167 pp., photographs by Stan Godwin & Jim Cammack, index. Embossed seal on ffep. SIGNED by Moore, Sitton, & Conrad. A biography of the historical interpreter for Caddo Lake, 23 miles long stretching across two Texas counties and one Louisiana parish. View more info

THE LOBLOLLY BOOK.

By: Sitton, Thad, Ed. By.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas Monthly Press: 1983

Edition: 2nd Prtg.,

Inventory Number: 020615

Condition: Very Good


Stiff green paper covers w/white lettering, 250 pp., some photos. Water witching, wild hog hunting, home remedies, Grandma's moral tales & other affairs of Plain Texas Living. Folktales, reminiscences, & oral history giving us a sense of old-time Texas. View more info

LONE STAR CONFEDERATE. A Gallant and Good Soldier of the Fifth Texas Infantry

By: Skoch, George & Mark W. Perkins

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Coll. Sta., Tx. A&M: 2003

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 017921

Condition: As New


192 pp., 12 maps, index. Reminiscences of Robert Campbell who saw action in both major theaters of the war, sustained 6 battle wounds, and wrote one of the first "Lee to the Rear" accounts. View more info

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WACO, & MCLENNAN COUNTY, TEXAS 1876

By: Sleeper, John & J.C. Hutchins.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Belton, Dayton Kelley: 1966

Inventory Number: 015739

Condition: Fine


171 pp. Reprint of the 1876 edition. Name & bookplate on fly. Contains a City Directory of Waco, historical sketches of the city and county, biographical sketches and notices of a few prominent citizens. View more info

WOMEN IN THE CATTLE COUNTY. Catalogue Three

By: Sloan, Dorothy

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Austin, William R. Holman: 1986

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 012070

Condition: Fine


Approx. 100 pp. with 704 items described in detail and numerous photos, references, index. Designed & typography by William Holman. #150/500c. Excellent reference item. View more info

THE HISTORY OF SMITH COUNTY, TEXAS.

By: Smallwood, James.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Austin, Eakin Press: 1999

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 022593

Condition: Fine


D.j., two volumes, 920 pp., photos, index. Gift inscription on endpaper. An well written and informative history of Smith County with much on the Civil War. Vol. 1-Origins to 1875; Vol. 2-1875 to its Centennial View more info

BETHESDA

By: Smith, Bennett

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ft. Worth, Branch-Smith: 1979

Edition: 1st edition

Inventory Number: 006141

Condition: Fine


many photos. D.j. chipped, small water stain on spine. History of northwestern Parker county community. View more info

COPPERAS COVE. City of Five Hills.

By: Smith, Jerry K. & Patrick D. McLaughlin.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Burnet, Eakin Press: 1980

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 024456

Condition: Fine


D.j., 175 pp., many photos, index. Centennial history of Coryell County city bordering Fort Hood. Much on the pioneer families of the area. SIGNED by both authors. View more info

THE LIFE OF JESSE GUY SMITH.

By: Smith, Mrs. Jesse Guy.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Commerce, East Tx. State Coll.:

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 021107

Condition: Very Good


Orange soft cover w/black & white lettering, 51 pp., photos. A tribute to Dr. Jesse Guy Smith written by his wife & supported by the faculty and students of East Texas State College where he taught for many years. Lovingly INSCRIBED by his wife. Traces his life and family. View more info

A HISTORY OF THE HUMBLE, TEXAS, AREA.

By: Smith, Nina Sheffield, Ed. & Coordinator.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Humble, Daughters of the American Revolution: 1976

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 025692

Condition: Fine


Blue embossed simulated leather with silver decoration, 262 pp., photos, endpaper map, index. History of the area and many family histories pp.65-201. View more info

REMINISCENCES OF THE CIVIL WAR.

By: Smith, Ralph J.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Waco, W.M.Morrison Books: 1962

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 021110

Condition: Near Fine


Blue cloth. gilt lettering, 50 pp. single sided, typescript. Fine except brown stain on back cover Ltd. #210/250c. Reminiscences of Ralph J. Smith, Sometimes Private, Co. K., 2nd Texas Inf. (San Marcos, 1911). Scarce reminiscences of Texas unit. View more info

PECAN VALLEY DAYS.

By: Smith, T. C., Jr.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Brownwood, Author: 1956

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 028608

Condition: Fine


Stiff paper covers, 69 pp., photos. A volume of recollections & incidents in the history of Brown county prepared for its 100th anniversay. Many photos, several biographical sketches of old-timers. View more info

FRONTIER'S GENERATION. The Pioneer History of Brown County with Sidelights on the Surrounding Territory.

By: Smith, Tevis Clyde.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Brownwood, Author: 1980

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 019831

Condition: Very Good


Stiff paper covers (clear tape repairs to spine), 154 pp., photos. Stamp on title page, limited edition. Contains the original 63 page 1931 edition with added updated material and many more photos. More on families, ranches, and pioneers. One section tells of John Wesley Hardin, some of his killings, his capture and death. Guns #2052 View more info

FRONTIER'S GENERATION. The Pioneer History of Brown County with Sidelights on the Surrounding Territory.

By: Smith, Tevis Clyde.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Brownwood, Greenwood Printing: 1931

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026589

Condition: Fine


Stiff paper covers, 63 pp., photos. An interesting history of Brownwood and Brown County, and the early settlers. Guns #2052; Herd #2100. One section tells of John Wesley Hardin, some of his killings, his capture and death. Like new copy. View more info

THE OLD ARMY IN TEXAS

By: Smith, Thomas T.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Austin, TSHA: 2000

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 014530

Condition: Fine


D.j., 255 pp., maps, photos, index.. A research guide to the U.S Army in nineteenth century Texas. View more info

THE U.S. ARMY & THE TEXAS FRONTIER ECOMONY 1845-1900

By: Smith, Thomas T.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Coll. Sta., Texas A&M: 1999

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 024137

Condition: Fine


D.j., 307 pp., illus., index. A study of the effect of U.S. Army expenditures on the frontier economy of Texas from annexation to 1900. View more info

THE EL PASO SALT WAR OF 1877.

By: Sonnichsen, C.L.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: El Paso, Carl Hertzog: 1973

Inventory Number: 010396

Condition: Fine


D.j., 68 pp., illus. by Cisneros, index. Reprint of a fine history of the El Paso Salt War by Doc Sonnichsen. Typo. by Hertzog. SIGNED BY SONNICHSEN View more info

FORGOTTEN TEXAS LEADER. Hugh McLeod and the Texan Santa Fe Expedition

By: Spellman, Paul N.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Coll. Sta., Texas A&M: 1999

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 012736

Condition: Fine


D.j., 235 pp., illus., index. McLeod served in the Republic of Texas legislature, held officer commissions in four armies, fought in the Battle of Neches, & participated in many other events in Texas history but is mostly remembered as the commander of the failed Santa Fe Expedition. This book tells his full story. View more info

CAPTAIN JOHN H. ROGERS, TEXAS RANGER

By: Spellman, Paul N.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Denton, U. Of N. Tx.: 2003

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 025035

Condition: Fine


D.j., 270 pp., illus., index. A biography of Captain Rogers, 1863-1960, who served in Texas law enforcement for more than four decades. One of the legendary Four Captains of the Ranger force. He participated in some of the most dramatic events during the closing years of the Frontier Batallion; the Brown County fence-cutting wars; the East Tx. Conner fight; the El Paso/Langtry prizefight; the riots during the Laredo quarantine; & the hunts for Hill Loftis and Gregorio Cortez. View more info