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TEXAS ON STAMPS.

By: Allen, Jon L.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ft.Worth, TCU: 1996

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 018309

Condition: Fine


128 pp., illus., index. A light history of Texas based on stamps issued concerning Texas events, people, etc. View more info

TEXAS HISTORY For High Schools and Colleges

By: Barker, Eugene C., Ed.

Price: $110.00

Publisher: Dallas, Southwest Press: 1929

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 017991

Condition: Fine


653 pp., index. In excellent condition for a book usually in good to poor condition with a very nice d.j. (which I have never seen before). D.j. is white with 11 flags displayed missing small pieces on edges, otherwise fine. A very good history of Texas written for use in the schools. Does not have the usual printed label inside the cover. View more info

THE 35 BEST GHOST TOWNS IN EAST TEXAS & 220 other towns we left behind.

By: Bowman, Bob.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Lufkin, Best of East Texas Pub.: 1988

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 017948

Condition: Fine


231 pp., photos, index. Another fine book on East Texas by its resident historian. View more info

CHARLES W. QUANTRELL. A True Hist. of His Guerrilla Warfare on the Missouri & Kansas Border During the Civil War.

By: Burch, John P.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: N.P., Vega: 1923

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 013665

Condition: Fine


As told by Captain Harrison Trow. Rare d.j. has some soil. 266 pp., illus. A not very reliable account of Quantrell's activities with his recollections of the Youngers, the James brothers, and the border conflicts. Guns #523. View more info

KENDALL OF THE PICAYUNE.

By: Copeland, Fayette.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Norman, U. Of Ok.: 1943

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 017957

Condition: Very Good


351 pp., map, illus., index. SIGNED by Copeland & Rupert Richardson. Four lines highlighted on page 42. "Being His Adventures in New Orleans, on the Texan Santa Fe Expedition, in the Mexican War, and in the Colonization of the Texas Frontier." The Story of George Wilkins Kendall, who founded the New Orleans Picayune in 1837 and was the first modern war correspondent in the Mexican War. View more info

TEXAS BIBLIOGRAPHY.

By: Cruz, Gilerto R. And James A. Irby

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Austin, Eakin Press: 1983

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 018090

Condition: Fine


337 pp., author's index. A Manual on History Research Materials. Topical bibliography characterized by its simplicity and clarity. INSCRIBED by Cruz. View more info

THE SOUTH TO POSTERITY. An Introduction to the Writing of Confederate History.

By: Freeman, Douglas Southall

Price: $75.00

Publisher: N. Y., Charles Scribner's Sons: 1939

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 018048

Condition: Near Fine


235 pp., index. D.j. spine browned, some browning on endpapers, bookplate, otherwise fine copy. Harwell-IN TALL COTTON 63: "This book is like a chat with the Sage of Westbourne--delightful, relaxing and thoroughly interesting." A long list of books selected by Freeman as forming the heart of a Confederate bookshelf. View more info

COW COUNTRY CAVALCADE. 80 Years of the Wyoming Stock Growers Association.

By: Frink, Maurice.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Denver, Old West: 1954

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 001065

Condition: Fine


243 pp., illus., map, index. Well written, readable, interesting story of the stockman and his problems. The history of the Wyo. Stock Growers Assoc. including the Johnson County War. View more info

ARMY EXPLORATION IN THE AMERICAN WEST, 1803-1863

By: Goetzmann, William H.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Austin, TSHA: 1991

Edition: 1st. Of This Ed.

Inventory Number: 017956

Condition: Fine


509 pp., illus., maps including 5 large foldout maps in back pocket, index. SIGNED. The role of the U.S. Army in exploring the trans-Mississippi West. Excellent book. View more info

OLD TIGE: GENERAL WILLIAM L. CABELL, CSA.

By: Harvey, Paul Jr.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Hillsboro, HJC: 1970

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 018103

Condition: Very Good


89 pp., photos, index. Some soil on boards. Cabell was Beauregard's Quartermaster at First Manassas & later with Jos. E. Johnston. He also fought with Van Dorn at Pea Ridge, Corinth, & at Hatchie Bridge. Only biography of Cabell. View more info

THE CIVIL WAR IN THE NORTHWEST. Nebraska, Wisconsin, Iowa, Minnesota, and the Dakotas.

By: Jones, Robert Huhn.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Norman, U. Of Ok.: 1961

Edition: 2nd. Prtg.

Inventory Number: 018058

Condition: Fine


216 pp., illus., maps, index. Deals with what was essentially Indian frontier during the Civil War including the Sioux uprising of 1862. View more info

OKLAHOMA WAS YOUNG AND SO WAS I.

By: Loucks, Jennie Erickson.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: San Antonio, Naylor: 1064

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 018287

Condition: Fine


166 pp. An account of her childhood and youth in Oklahoma City between 1890 and 1920. Also an account of her father, a Finnish immigrant, in the Runn of 1889. Names on fly. View more info

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BRIEF FOR THE CHEROKEE STRIP LIVE STOCK ASSOCIATION.

By: McAtee, Jno. L.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Brenham, Lone Wolf Press: 1999

Inventory Number: 008735

Condition: Fine


#9/25c in slipcase (50c. total). Fine reprint of rare 1890 work on the cattle industry w/photo of McAtee & new preface by David Dary. 1st. pub. in 1890, it contains a wealth of historical info. on cattle ranching in the Cherokee Outlet. Herd 1376; Merrill Aristocrat. FINE/FINE View more info

PANHANDLE PLAINS HISTORICAL REVIEW 1956

By: Panhandle Plains Hist. Review

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Canyon, Panhandle-Plains Hist. Rev.: 1956

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 018002

Condition: Very Good


Cover illus. by Bugbee of the front of the Museum. Contains: Haley, J.Evetts-BOARD-MUSEUM RELATIONSHIPS, pp. 33-43; Holden, Frances-MUSEUM AT TEXAS TECH, pp. 54-77 plus several pages of photos; Leckie, Wm. H.-THE RED RIVER WAR, pp. 78-100; Rasch, Philip J.-THE PECOS WAR, pp. 101-111. View more info

WINDOW ON THE PAST: Historical Sites in Oklahoma.

By: Ruth, Kent.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Okla. City, Oklahoma Publishing Co.: 1974

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 018310

Condition: Very Good


82 pp., photos. INSCRIBED by Ruth. Covers about 75 historic sites in each of Oklahoma's counties and contains a list of all historic sites in Oklahoma. Fine copy except for spots on rear cover & rear endpaper. View more info

STANLEY VESTAL, CHAMPION OF THE OLD WEST.

By: Tassin, Ray.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Glendale, A.H. Clark Co.: 1973

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 018089

Condition: Fine


299 pp., illus., index. Biography of Walter Stanley Campbell, best known as Stanley Vestal--author of 24 books on the West and numerous magazine and journal articles. Detailed bibliography of his works. View more info