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VOICE OF THE MEXICAN BORDER. April-May 1934.

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Marfa, O.L. Shipman: 1934

Edition: 1st. Edition

Inventory Number: 015915

Condition: Near Fine


Covers show paintings from the El Paso County courthouse lobby. Articles on Spanish Explorations Along the Conchos & Rio Grande Terlingua history, the Border Patrol, R.E. Thomason, etc. View more info

VOICE OF THE MEXICAN BORDER. 1936 Centennial Edition

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Marfa, O.L. Shipman: 1936

Edition: 1st. Edition

Inventory Number: 015926

Condition: Near Fine


Cover photo of Margaret Jane Cook Dolan. Contains J.E. Gregg's History of Presidio County & other articles on the County. Articles on the Brites, Pancho Villa. View more info

VOICE OF THE MEXICAN BORDER. February-March 1934.

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Marfa, O.L. Shipman: 1934

Edition: 1st. Edition

Inventory Number: 015931

Condition: Very Good


Articles on the Boundary Survey, Yaqui indians, Lost Guadalupe gold mine, Lone Red Murder Yearling of West Texas, History of Presidio county by Gregg, Early West Texas Cattle & Horse brands. View more info

VOICE OF THE MEXICAN BORDER. February-March 1934.

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Marfa, O.L. Shipman: 1934

Edition: 1st. Edition

Inventory Number: 015934

Condition: Very Good


Articles on the Boundary Survey, Yaqui indians, Lost Guadalupe gold mine, Lone Red Murder Yearling of West Texas, History of Presidio county by Gregg, Early West Texas Cattle & Horse brands. View more info

TEXANA II: Cultural Heritage of the Plantation South.

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas Historical Comm.: 1984

Edition: 2nd. Ed.

Inventory Number: 018666

Condition: Fine


88 pp., illus. The Proceedings of a Humanities Conference held at Jefferson, June 4-6, 1981. Contains 13 articles by various historians about the subject including two on Marshall & Harrison county. Revised edition published two years after the original. View more info

TEXANA III: The Victorian Era - Texas Coomes of Age.

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas Historical Comm.: 1983

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 018668

Condition: Near Fine


74 pp., illus. The Proceedings of a Humanities Conference held at Galveston, May 6-7, 1982. Contains 13 articles by various historians about society, architecture, home furnishings, gardens, railroads, and two on Galveston history. View more info

VOICE OF THE MEXICAN BORDER. February-March 1934.

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Marfa, O.L. Shipman: 1934

Edition: 1st. Edition

Inventory Number: 018456

Condition: Very Good


Articles on the Boundary Survey, Yaqui indians, Lost Guadalupe gold mine, Lone Red Murder Yearling of West Texas, History of Presidio county by Gregg, Early West Texas Cattle & Horse brands. View more info

STATEMENT CONCERNING FORT CLARK, TEXAS.

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 018605

Condition: Very Good


A 10 page Statement setting out reasons why Fort Clark in Kinney County should be retained as a permanent military post. No author or date but circa 1946. Sets out quite a bit of information about the post & surrounding area. Unusual. View more info

STATEMENT CONCERNING FORT CLARK, TEXAS.

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 018604

Condition: Very Good


A 10 page Statement setting out reasons why Fort Clark in Kinney County should be retained as a permanent military post. No author or date but circa 1946. Sets out quite a bit of information about the post & surrounding area. Unusual. View more info

VOICE OF THE MEXICAN BORDER. February-March 1934.

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Marfa, O.L. Shipman: 1934

Edition: 1st. Edition

Inventory Number: 016882

Condition: Very Good


Articles on the Boundary Survey, Yaqui indians, Lost Guadalupe gold mine, Lone Red Murder Yearling of West Texas, History of Presidio county by Gregg, Early West Texas Cattle & Horse brands. View more info

VOICE OF THE MEXICAN BORDER. April-May 1934.

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Marfa, O.L. Shipman: 1934

Edition: 1st. Edition

Inventory Number: 016885

Condition: Very Good


Covers show paintings from the El Paso County courthouse lobby. Articles on Spanish Explorations Along the Conchos & Rio Grande Terlingua history, the Border Patrol, R.E. Thomason, etc. Stains along edges and wave due to water, text unaffected. View more info

VOICE OF THE MEXICAN BORDER. February-March 1934.

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Marfa, O.L. Shipman: 1934

Edition: 1st. Edition

Inventory Number: 015935

Condition: Very Good


Articles on the Boundary Survey, Yaqui indians, Lost Guadalupe gold mine, Lone Red Murder Yearling of West Texas, History of Presidio county by Gregg, Early West Texas Cattle & Horse brands. 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

TEXANA II: Cultural Heritage of the Plantation South.

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas Historical Comm.: 1984

Edition: 2nd. Ed.

Inventory Number: 018667

Condition: Fine


88 pp., illus. The Proceedings of a Humanities Conference held at Jefferson, June 4-6, 1981. Contains 13 articles by various historians about the subject including two on Marshall & Harrison county. Revised edition published two years after the original. 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. Extra postage is required as it weighs almost 10 pounds. 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

SIX IMAGES OF HISTORICAL SITES IN TEXAS.

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: N.P., Unknown:

Inventory Number: 027694

Condition: Fine


Six color images matted, each 7" x 9" with the actual images 3"x4" or less from 1878 engravings as noted on the backs. Cathedral de San Francisco; The State Insane Asylum, Austin; View of San Pedro Springs, San Antonio; Colorado River Bridge, Austin; Masonic Temple at Palestine; & Texas Military Institure, Austin. View more info

VICTORIA, TEXAS. SIX Double-Tone Post Cards.

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Buffalo, N. Y., Douglas Pub. Co.:

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 029090

Condition: Very Good


3.5" x 6" booklaet with six black & white postcard images of sites in Victoria, TX. in the early 1900's. View more info

HISTORIC LUBBOCK COUNTY. An Illustrated History.

By: Abbe, Donald R. & Paul H. Carlson.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: San Antonio, Histoical Pub. Network.: 2008

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 029128

Condition: Fine


D.j., 9" x 12", 124 pp., many photos--color & balck & white, Lubbock County map, & a small map of ghost towns in Lubbock county. View more info

HISTORIC LUBBOCK COUNTY. An Illustrated History.

By: Abbe, Donald R. & Paul H. Carlson.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: San Antonio, Histoical Pub. Network.: 2008

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 029129

Condition: Fine


D.j., 9" x 12", 124 pp., many photos--color & balck & white, Lubbock County map, & a small map of ghost towns in Lubbock county. View more info