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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

GRINGO BUILDERS.

By: Allhands, J.L.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Iowa City, Clio Press: 1931

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 023206

Condition: Very Good


Dark blue cloth w/gilt lettering, 283 pp., photos, index. SIGNED. His first book, long out of print, about the opening of the lower Rio Grande Valley and the building of the Brownsville Railroad. Information on the huge ranches, first passenger trains in the Valley, Bay City, Uriah Lott and more. Other than a few spots on the spine, a fine copy. View more info

GRINGO BUILDERS.

By: Allhands, J.L.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Iowa City, Clio Press: 1931

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 025681

Condition: Fine


Dark blue cloth w/gilt lettering, 283 pp., photos, index. INSCRIBED. His first book, long out of print, about the opening of the lower Rio Grande Valley and the building of the Brownsville Railroad. Information on the huge ranches, first passenger trains in the Valley, Bay City, Uriah Lott and more. . View more info

GRINGO BUILDERS.

By: Allhands, J.L.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Iowa City, Clio Press: 1931

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 027030

Condition: Very Good


Dark blue cloth w/gilt lettering, 283 pp., photos, index. SIGNED. His first book, long out of print, about the opening of the lower Rio Grande Valley and the building of the Brownsville Railroad. Information on the huge ranches, first passenger trains in the Valley, Bay City, Uriah Lott and more. Fine copy except slight discoloration at top of spine & minor wrinkles of cloth. View more info

OAKES AMES. A Memoir with an Account of the Dedication of the Oakes Ames Memorial Hall...

By: Ames, Oakes.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Riverside Press: 1883

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 025175

Condition: Very Good


Green cloth w/gilt lettering, 125 pp., 3 Albertype photos. Spine ends & corners worn, some spots mainly on edge of spine, otherwise a very nice tight copy. Defense of Ames in the Credit Mobilier scheme; Union Pacific Railroad. Interesting account in a nice copy.. View more info

CONSTABLE DODGE AND THE PANTANO TRAIN ROBBERS.

By: Burton, Jeffrey.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Birmingham, Jones & Palmer Ltd.: 2006

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026769

Condition: Fine


Boards, 79 pp., 11 photos (some in color), notes & sources, corrigenda laid in & shorter one attached to pp. 4. #17 of 50c., SIGNED. Well researched. A critical look at Fred J. Dodge's association with Wells Fargo as a special undercover agent. View more info

GALVESTON AND THE GULF, COLORADO AND SANTA FE RAILROAD.

By: Carroll, John M.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Galveston, Center for Transportation & Commerce: 1985

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 029108

Condition: Fine


D.j., 164 pp., illus. by Don Moore & Jose Cisneros, maps, index.The history of the city of Galveston, Tx., and the railroad that helped it grow. Scarce Texas railroad history. View more info

THE TRACK GOING BACK.

By: DeGolyer, Everett L., Jr.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Ft. Worth, Amon Carter Museum: 1969

Edition: 1st. Edition

Inventory Number: 004380

Condition: Near Fine


Contains 103 plates with facing text by DeGolyer of photos about the joining of the Southern Pacific and Union Pacific at Promontor, UT, in 1869. Tracing a century of transcontinental railroading. Excellent photos. View more info

THE TRACK GOING BACK.

By: DeGolyer, Everett L., Jr.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Ft. Worth, Amon Carter Museum: 1969

Edition: 1st. Edition

Inventory Number: 008261

Condition: Near Fine


Contains 103 plates with facing text by DeGolyer of photos about the joining of the Southern Pacific and Union Pacific at Promontor, UT, in 1869. Tracing a century of transcontinental railroading. Excellent photos. View more info

A FOURTEEN DAY TRIP THROUGH THE GREAT SOUTHWEST AND THE GULF COAST COUNTRY OF TEXAS.

By: Frisco Lines

Price: $25.00

Publisher: St. Louis, Frisco Lines: 1912

Edition: 1940's Reprint of 1926 Ed.

Inventory Number: 028369

Condition: Very Good


Oblong, 6" x 7", about 23 pp., many photos. Describes a tour from St. Louis through Texas and back to St. Louis.. Has been folded in the middle but otherwise very nice. View more info

"TEXAS MIDLAND" "THE CATTLE ROUTE OF TEXAS" A ROUND-UP OF FACTS.

By: GULF, COLORADO & SANTA FE R'Y.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Dallas, DeGolyer Library:

Inventory Number: 007213

Condition: Fine


8 pp brochure with route map on back cover. Originally published in 1883 in Galveston by the railroad. This is a facsimile reproduction. Contains commendatory letters to Thos. F. Fisher, Live Stock Agent, Galveston from E.C. Sugg & Bro.; Edw. Wilson (Tx. Land & Cattle), and other shippers for advertising purposes. DeGolyer Ocassional Pub. #7. View more info

"TEXAS MIDLAND" "THE CATTLE ROUTE OF TEXAS" A ROUND-UP OF FACTS.

By: GULF, COLORADO & SANTA FE R'Y.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Dallas, DeGolyer Library:

Inventory Number: 010175

Condition: Fine


8 pp brochure with route map on back cover. Originally published in 1883 in Galveston by the railroad. This is a facsimile reproduction. Contains commendatory letters to Thos. F. Fisher, Live Stock Agent, Galveston from E.C. Sugg & Bro.; Edw. Wilson (Tx. Land & Cattle), and other shippers for advertising purposes. DeGolyer Ocassional Pub. #7. View more info

"TEXAS MIDLAND" "THE CATTLE ROUTE OF TEXAS" A ROUND-UP OF FACTS.

By: GULF, COLORADO & SANTA FE R'Y.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Dallas, DeGolyer Library:

Inventory Number: 010176

Condition: Fine


8 pp brochure with route map on back cover. Originally published in 1883 in Galveston by the railroad. This is a facsimile reproduction. Contains commendatory letters to Thos. F. Fisher, Live Stock Agent, Galveston from E.C. Sugg & Bro.; Edw. Wilson (Tx. Land & Cattle), and other shippers for advertising purposes. DeGolyer Ocassional Pub. #7. View more info

"TEXAS MIDLAND" "THE CATTLE ROUTE OF TEXAS" A ROUND-UP OF FACTS.

By: GULF, COLORADO & SANTA FE R'Y.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Dallas, DeGolyer Library:

Inventory Number: 010177

Condition: Fine


8 pp brochure with route map on back cover. Originally published in 1883 in Galveston by the railroad. This is a facsimile reproduction. Contains commendatory letters to Thos. F. Fisher, Live Stock Agent, Galveston from E.C. Sugg & Bro.; Edw. Wilson (Tx. Land & Cattle), and other shippers for advertising purposes. DeGolyer Ocassional Pub. #7. View more info

"TEXAS MIDLAND" "THE CATTLE ROUTE OF TEXAS" A ROUND-UP OF FACTS.

By: GULF, COLORADO & SANTA FE R'Y.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Dallas, DeGolyer Library:

Inventory Number: 010178

Condition: Fine


8 pp brochure with route map on back cover. Originally published in 1883 in Galveston by the railroad. This is a facsimile reproduction. Contains commendatory letters to Thos. F. Fisher, Live Stock Agent, Galveston from E.C. Sugg & Bro.; Edw. Wilson (Tx. Land & Cattle), and other shippers for advertising purposes. DeGolyer Ocassional Pub. #7. View more info

"TEXAS MIDLAND" "THE CATTLE ROUTE OF TEXAS" A ROUND-UP OF FACTS.

By: GULF, COLORADO & SANTA FE R'Y.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Dallas, DeGolyer Library:

Inventory Number: 010179

Condition: Fine


8 pp brochure with route map on back cover. Originally published in 1883 in Galveston by the railroad. This is a facsimile reproduction. Contains commendatory letters to Thos. F. Fisher, Live Stock Agent, Galveston from E.C. Sugg & Bro.; Edw. Wilson (Tx. Land & Cattle), and other shippers for advertising purposes. DeGolyer Ocassional Pub. #7. View more info

"TEXAS MIDLAND" "THE CATTLE ROUTE OF TEXAS" A ROUND-UP OF FACTS.

By: GULF, COLORADO & SANTA FE R'Y.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Dallas, DeGolyer Library:

Inventory Number: 010180

Condition: Fine


8 pp brochure with route map on back cover. Originally published in 1883 in Galveston by the railroad. This is a facsimile reproduction. Contains commendatory letters to Thos. F. Fisher, Live Stock Agent, Galveston from E.C. Sugg & Bro.; Edw. Wilson (Tx. Land & Cattle), and other shippers for advertising purposes. DeGolyer Ocassional Pub. #7. View more info

"TEXAS MIDLAND" "THE CATTLE ROUTE OF TEXAS" A ROUND-UP OF FACTS.

By: GULF, COLORADO & SANTA FE R'Y.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Dallas, DeGolyer Library:

Inventory Number: 010181

Condition: Fine


8 pp brochure with route map on back cover. Originally published in 1883 in Galveston by the railroad. This is a facsimile reproduction. Contains commendatory letters to Thos. F. Fisher, Live Stock Agent, Galveston from E.C. Sugg & Bro.; Edw. Wilson (Tx. Land & Cattle), and other shippers for advertising purposes. DeGolyer Ocassional Pub. #7. View more info

"TEXAS MIDLAND" "THE CATTLE ROUTE OF TEXAS" A ROUND-UP OF FACTS.

By: GULF, COLORADO & SANTA FE R'Y.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Dallas, DeGolyer Library:

Inventory Number: 010182

Condition: Fine


8 pp brochure with route map on back cover. Originally published in 1883 in Galveston by the railroad. This is a facsimile reproduction. Contains commendatory letters to Thos. F. Fisher, Live Stock Agent, Galveston from E.C. Sugg & Bro.; Edw. Wilson (Tx. Land & Cattle), and other shippers for advertising purposes. DeGolyer Ocassional Pub. #7. View more info

"TEXAS MIDLAND" "THE CATTLE ROUTE OF TEXAS" A ROUND-UP OF FACTS.

By: GULF, COLORADO & SANTA FE R'Y.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Dallas, DeGolyer Library:

Inventory Number: 010183

Condition: Fine


8 pp brochure with route map on back cover. Originally published in 1883 in Galveston by the railroad. This is a facsimile reproduction. Contains commendatory letters to Thos. F. Fisher, Live Stock Agent, Galveston from E.C. Sugg & Bro.; Edw. Wilson (Tx. Land & Cattle), and other shippers for advertising purposes. DeGolyer Ocassional Pub. #7. View more info