The Texas Almanac for 1858

Description:

The almanac covers general topics about the state of Texas including statistics for individual counties, agriculture, expenditures, and weather, as well as discussions of legal and social issues of the time.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas
Creation Date: 1857  
Partner(s):
Texas State Historical Association
Collection(s):
Usage:
Total Uses: 2,569
Past 30 days: 105
Yesterday: 2
Creator:
Unknown
Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: Richardson & Co.
Publisher Info: "Galveston: Prepared, Printed and Published by Richardson & Co., at the 'News' Office, 1857."
Place of Publication: Galveston, Texas
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1857
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas
Era
The Texas Frontier, 1846-1861
Date
1858  
Description:

The almanac covers general topics about the state of Texas including statistics for individual counties, agriculture, expenditures, and weather, as well as discussions of legal and social issues of the time.

Note:

Full title from the title page: "The Texas Almanac, for 1858; Giving Annual Statistics of the State, and the Progress of Improvements in Agriculture, Commerce and Manufactures, the Increase of Population, Wealth and Revenue; of Churches Schools, Charitable Institutions, &c.; Lands Patented and Unpatented; Statistics and Description of all the Counties; Custom Houses, Light Houses, Fortifications, Military Posts, Railroads, River Improvements, &c. Lives of Distinguished Texians; History of Texas, Continued Annually, and Designed to Embrace Many Original Documents and Important Historical Facts, Furnished by Living Witnesses, Never Before Published."

Physical Description:

194 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): almanacs | taxes | horticulture | astrology | debts | railroads | lunar cycles | solar cycles
Serial Title: The Texas Almanac
Partner:
Texas State Historical Association
Collection:
Texas Almanac
Identifier:
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth123764
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text