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Image for Old Mountain City;: An early settlement in Hays County

Old Mountain City;: An early settlement in Hays County

By: Carpenter, Bonnie

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Naylor Co: 1970-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: b2-2-1812


First Edition. Dust jacket is rubbed and chipped. Inside pages are clean and binding is tight.Settled by cultivated people with an abiding regard for education, religion, and neighborly hospitality, the community of old Mountain City, as portrayed by a descendent of an early settler, is brought vividly to life in this revealing chronicle of Civil War and Reconstruction days. View more info

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In the Cattle Country: History of Potter County

By: Della Tyler Key

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Tyler-Berkley Company: 1961-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: b2-4-12


Cover is rubbed and has edge wear. Previous owners names are written on fep. Light yellowing on page edges. Inside pages clean and binding is tight Covers the time period 1887-1962. This edition dedicated to the Seventy-fifth Diamond Jubilee year of the founding of Potter County, Texas. History told in short vignettes, from early ranches, cattle shipping points to streetcars, Tri-State Fair, etc. Extensive index. Photo illustrations. View more info

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Come, Reminisce With Me: A History of Glidden, Texas, 1885-1985, SIGNED

By: Heine, Dorothy Jean

Price: $800.00

Publisher: D.J. Heine: 1985-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: b2-2-1831


First Edition. Signed and inscribed on author's page by author, "5-18-85 Best wishes to Miss Virginia (Manger) and Mr. Milburn, Dorothy Jean Heine." One tiny small stain on back cover, otherwise fine.This is a brief history of a small community in the County of Colorado, State of Texas, from its formation to the present time. This synopsis of its part in the settlement and growth of the United States may provide some information and clues to help tracing their family her... View more info

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Historic Williamson County

By: Leffler, John J.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Historical Pub Network: 2000-07-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2-2-906


Stated first edition. Illustrated history of Williamson County, Texas. The main section of the book is the historical manuscript with a special section, "Sharing the Heritage" consisting of history/profiles of some of Williamson County's most respected companies and organizations. View more info

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Gabriel Richard Ellis Ancestry Life Descendants [Hardcover]

By: Wesley Crosby Ellis

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Graphix House: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 802


1982, Privately Printed Wesley Crosby Ellis, Mobile, Alabama, Navy Blue and Black Cloth Hardcover, 463 pages, 9 1/4" tall, small scuff on cover. Gabriel Richard Ellis (1845-1925) of Mobile, who joined the Confederate Army at the age of 16 and experienced brutal conditions at Elmira prison camp, later became a Methodist minister and toured the Holy Land in 1904. He married Alvira Elizabeth Davis, with whom he had four children. She died at the age of 26 in 1881. In 1... View more info